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People’s Choice Awards nominees announced

City News Service | 11/5/2013, 12:27 p.m.
Channing Tatum, Hugh Jackman, Sandra Bullock and Scarlett Johansson were among the stars receiving multiple nominations today for the 40th ...
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Channing Tatum, Hugh Jackman, Sandra Bullock and Scarlett Johansson were among the stars receiving multiple nominations today for the 40th annual People’s Choice Awards.

“Despicable Me 2,” “Fast & Furious 6,” “Iron Man 3,” “Monsters University” and “Star Trek Into Darkness” were nominated for Favorite Movie, while “Chicago Fire,” “The Good Wife,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Nashville” and “Parenthood” received nods for Favorite Network TV Drama.

The awards will be presented Jan. 8 at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, with Beth Behrs and Kat Dennings, stars of the CBS sitcom “2 Broke Girls,” hosting. Voting begins today and will end Dec. 5.

Fans cast more than 160 million votes in the nominee selection phase, a new record.

Robin Williams, who won his first People’s Choice Award in 1979 for his role on “Mork and Mindy,” received a nomination 25 years later in the same category, Favorite Actor in a New TV Series, for “The Crazy Ones.”

“Glee” topped the list of TV nominees with eight nods, including Favorite Network TV Comedy, and four acting nominations for the show’s cast. Katy Perry is the top music nominee with five nominations, while Bullock received five nominations to top the movie categories.

Melissa McCarthy was the only star to be nominated in both movie and television categories, earning nods for Favorite Comedic TV Actress and Favorite Comedic Movie Actress.

Fans can cast their votes on the website PeoplesChoice.com, or at Facebook.com/PeoplesChoice. Twitter voting is also available using specific hashtags, with details available at the People’s Choice website. Mobile voting is also available with apps available for iPhone and iPad.

Here is a complete list of nominees:

Favorite Movie

“Despicable Me 2”

“Fast & Furious 6”

“Iron Man 3”

“Monsters University”

“Star Trek Into Darkness”

Favorite Movie Actor

Channing Tatum

Hugh Jackman

Johnny Depp

Leonardo DiCaprio

Robert Downey Jr.

Favorite Movie Actress

Gwyneth Paltrow

Jennifer Aniston

Melissa McCarthy

Sandra Bullock

Scarlett Johansson

Favorite 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”)

Favorite Action Movie

“Fast & Furious 6”

“Iron Man 3”

“Star Trek Into Darkness”

“The Wolverine”

“World War Z”

Favorite Action Movie Star

Brad Pitt

Channing Tatum

Hugh Jackman

Robert Downey Jr.

Vin Diesel

Favorite Comedic Movie

“Grown Ups 2”

“The Hangover Part III”

“The Heat”

“Instructions Not Included”

“We’re the Millers”

Favorite Comedic Movie Actor

Adam Sandler

Bradley Cooper

Chris Rock

James Franco

Zach Galifianakis

Favorite Comedic Movie Actress

Emma Watson

Jennifer Aniston

Melissa McCarthy

Sandra Bullock

Scarlett Johansson

Favorite Dramatic Movie

“Captain Phillips”

“Gravity”

“The Great Gatsby”

“Lee Daniels’ The Butler”

“Prisoners”

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor

Channing Tatum

Chris Hemsworth

Hugh Jackman

Leonardo DiCaprio

Ryan Gosling

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress

Amy Adams

Emma Stone

Halle Berry

Oprah Winfrey

Sandra Bullock

Favorite Family Movie

“Despicable Me 2”

“Monsters University”

“Oz the Great and Powerful”

“Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters”

“The Smurfs 2”