'Glee' tops the 2014 People's Choice Awards nominations

6 November 2013 / 2 years 11 months ago

'Glee' tops the 2014 People's Choice Awards nominations with eight nods.

The musical comedy series received eight nods, including Favourite Network TV Comedy, and star Darren Criss was overjoyed to receive a Favourite Comedic TV Actor nomination.

The 26-year-old actor tweeted: "First off THANK YOU to all the @GLEEonFOX fans for the @peopleschoice nominations. #klaine #glee #blam

"I'm very proud to be part of the groundbreaking relationship that is #Klaine Thank u to @MrRPMurphy, the #Glee writers, and @chriscolfer (sic)."

He faces stiff competition from his co-star Chris Colfer, while Lea Michele and Jane Lynch will battle it out with a number of other actresses in the Favourite Comedic TV Actress category.

Katy Perry and Sandra Bullock were recognised in five categories each.

The 'Roar' hitmaker, 29, is up for Favourite Female Artist, Favourite Pop Artist, Favourite Song, Favourite Music Video and Favourite Fan Following.

'Gravity' star Sandra is up for Favourite Actress and features twice in the Favourite Duo category for her performance alongside George Clooney in the space drama and Melissa McCarthy in 'Heat'.

The annual U.S. event rewards the past year's films, TV shows and music artists in a huge number of categories, with the winners all voted for by members of the public.

The nominations were announced at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills on Tuesday (05.11.13) by stars including Rachel Bilson, Darren Criss, Allison Janney and Ciara, as well as awards hosts and '2 Broke Girls' stars Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs.

Voting has opened on peopleschoice.com as well as on Facebook and Twitter until December 5.

The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards will air live on CBS on January 8 at 9 p.m.

Partial list of nominations for the People's Choice Awards 2014:
Favourite Movie
'Despicable Me 2'
'Fast & Furious 6'
'Iron Man 3'
'Monsters University'
'Star Trek Into Darkness'
Favourite Movie Actor
Channing Tatum
Hugh Jackman
Johnny Depp
Leonardo DiCaprio
Robert Downey Jr.
Favourite Movie Actress
Gwyneth Paltrow
Jennifer Aniston
Melissa McCarthy
Sandra Bullock
Scarlett Johansson
Favourite Movie Duo
Chris Pine & Zachary Quinto ('Star Trek Into Darkness')
Jennifer Aniston & Jason Sudeikis ('We're the Millers')
Robert Downey Jr. & Gwyneth Paltrow ('Iron Man 3')
Sandra Bullock & George Clooney ('Gravity')
Sandra Bullock & Melissa McCarthy ('The Heat')
Favourite Action Movie
'Fast & Furious 6'
'Iron Man 3'
'Star Trek Into Darkness'
'The Wolverine'
'World War Z'
Favourite Action Movie Star
Brad Pitt
Channing Tatum
Hugh Jackman
Robert Downey Jr.
Vin Diesel
Favourite Comedic Movie
'Grown Ups 2'
'The Hangover Part III'
'The Heat'
'Instructions Not Included'
'We're the Millers'
Favourite Comedic Movie Actor
Adam Sandler
Bradley Cooper
Chris Rock
James Franco
Zach Galifianakis
Favourite Comedic Movie Actress
Emma Watson
Jennifer Aniston
Melissa McCarthy
Sandra Bullock
Scarlett Johansson
Favourite Dramatic Movie
'Captain Phillips'
'The Great Gatsby'
'Lee Daniels' The Butler'
Favourite Dramatic Movie Actor
Channing Tatum
Chris Hemsworth
Hugh Jackman
Leonardo DiCaprio
Ryan Gosling
Favourite Dramatic Movie Actress
Amy Adams
Emma Stone
Halle Berry
Oprah Winfrey
Sandra Bullock
Favourite Family Movie
'Despicable Me 2'
'Monsters University'
'Oz the Great and Powerful'
'Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters'
'The Smurfs 2'
Favourite Horror Movie
'The Conjuring'
'Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters'
'Insidious: Chapter 2'
Favourite Thriller Movie
'A Good Day to Die Hard'
'The Call'
'Now You See Me'
'Red 2'
'White House Down'
Favourite Network TV Comedy
'2 Broke Girls'
'The Big Bang Theory'
'How I Met Your Mother'
'Modern Family'
Favourite Comedic TV Actor
Chris Colfer
Darren Criss
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Jim Parsons
Neil Patrick Harris
Favourite Comedic TV Actress
Jane Lynch
Kaley Cuoco
Lea Michele
Melissa McCarthy
Zooey Deschanel
Favourite Network TV Drama
'Chicago Fire'
'The Good Wife'
'Grey's Anatomy'
Favourite Dramatic TV Actor
Jim Caviezel
Josh Charles
Kevin Bacon
Mark Harmon
Patrick Dempsey
Favourite Dramatic TV Actress
Julianna Margulies
Mariska Hargitay
Pauley Perrette
Sandra Oh
Stana Katic
Favourite Actor in a New TV Series
Andy Samberg
Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Joseph Morgan
Michael J. Fox
Robin Williams
Favourite Actress in a New TV Series
Allison Janney
Anna Faris
Ming-Na Wen
Rebel Wilson
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Favourite TV Crime Drama
'Criminal Minds'
'The Mentalist'
Favourite Competition TV Show
'America's Got Talent'
'Dancing with the Stars'
'The Voice'
'The X Factor'
Favourite TV Anti-Hero
Dexter Morgan ('Dexter')
Jaime Lannister ('Game of Thrones')
Norman Bates ('Bates Motel')
Rick Grimes ('The Walking Dead')
Walter White ('Breaking Bad')
Favourite Female Artist
Britney Spears
Demi Lovato
Katy Perry
Selena Gomez
Favourite Breakout Artist
Ariana Grande
Austin Mahone
Icona Pop
Imagine Dragons
Favourite Pop Artist
Britney Spears
Bruno Mars
Demi Lovato
Justin Timberlake
Katy Perry
Favourite Country Artist
The Band Perry
Blake Shelton
Carrie Underwood
Lady Antebellum
Taylor Swift
Favourite Hip-Hop Artist
Jay Z
Kanye West
Lil Wayne
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Favourite R&B Artist
Alicia Keys
Justin Timberlake
Robin Thicke
Favourite Band
Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
One Direction
Favourite Alternative Band
Fall Out Boy
Imagine Dragons
Mumford & Sons
Favourite Song
'Just Give Me A Reason' (P!nk feat. Nate Ruess)
'Mirrors' (Justin Timberlake)
'Radioactive' (Imagine Dragons)
'Roar' (Katy Perry)
'When I Was Your Man' (Bruno Mars)
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