The first big show of the 2013 awards season saw the 39th Annual People’s Choice Awards handed out at the Nokia Theatre in LA on January 9, 2013.
Hosted by “The Big Bang Theory” star Katie Cuoco, the show was broadcast on CBS and streamed on XBox Live. The telecast featured performances by Alicia Keys, Jason Aldean and Christina Aguilera and an array of celebrities handing out trophies to 49 of the public’s “Favorites” in Movies, Television and Music categories. The winners in each category are chosen by the public in an online vote.
Big winners of the night were Katy Perry picking up 4 music gongs and the film and cast of The Hunger Games winning a number of movie awards.
Winners in some of the big categories were:
Favorite Movie: The Hunger Games
Favorite Movie Actor: Robert Downey Jr
Favorite Movie Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Network TV Comedy: The Big Bang Theory
Favorite Network TV Drama: Grey’s Anatomy
Favorite Comedic TV Actor: Chris Cofler
Favorite Comedic TV Actress: Lea Michelle
Favorite Dramatic TV Actor: Nathan Fillion
Favorite Dramatic TV Actress: Ellen Pompeo
Favorite Song: What Makes You Beautiful – One Direction
Favorite Band: Maroon 5
Favorite Female Artist: Katy Perry
Favorite Male Artist: Jason Mraz
For a complete list of the nights’s winners check the People Choice Awards website