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(Los Angeles, CA)  —  Vampire dramas are leaving an impression on the viewing public, and the people will have their say on the matter on the first televised entertainment awards of the new year.  The vampire-driven vehicles “Twilight” and “True Blood” are among the top nominees for tonight’s People’s Choice Awards.  “Twilight” is up for five nominations, including favorite movie, favorite on-screen team and individual nominations for “Twilight” stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner.  HBO’s “True Blood,” meantime, is leading the field among the television contenders with three nods, including favorite TV obsession, favorite sci-fi fantasy TV show and a nod for star Anna Paquin for favorite TV drama actress. 

ABC’s recently-canceled supernatural series “Eastwick” is also among the People’s Choice nominees in the Favorite New TV Drama category along with ABC’s “FlashForward,” “The Forgotten,” and “V.”  Other nominees in the category include the CW’s “Vampire Diaries” and “Melrose Place,” NBC’s “Mercy,” and CBS’ “NCIS: Los Angeles” “The Good Wife” and “Three Rivers.” 

Up against “Twilight” in the Favorite movie category are “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince,” “Star Trek,” “The Hangover,” and “The Proposal.”  Nominees in the music categories include Eminem, Tim McGraw, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Carrie Underwood, Taylor Swift, Adam Lambert, Kris Allen, Lady Gaga and “Britain’s Got Talent” runnerup Susan Boyle.  Queen Latifah will host tonight’s awards  the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. CBS will televise the ceremony live, beginning at 9:00 pm Eastern.

Here is a list of nominees for the 2010 People’s Choice Awards:

TV Drama:

“CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,”

“Grey’s Anatomy,”




TV Comedy:

“Desperate Housewives,”

“How I Met Your Mother,”

“The Big Bang Theory,”

“The Office,”

“Two and a Half Men.”

TV Drama Actor:

Hugh Laurie

Kiefer Sutherland

Mark Harmon

Matthew Fox

Patrick Dempsey

TV Drama Actress:

Anna Paquin

Blake Lively

Jennifer Love Hewitt

Katherine Heigl

Mariska Hargitay

TV Comedy Actor:

Alex Baldwin

Charlie Sheen

Jim Parsons

Neil Patrick Harris

Steve Carell

TV Comedy Actress:

Alyson Hannigan

America Ferrera

Amy Poehler

Eva Longoria Parker

Tina Fey

TV Obsession:


“Gossip Girl”

“The Hills”

“The Secret Life of the American Teenager”

“True Blood”

TV Talk Show:

“Chelsea Lately”

“Live with Regis & Kelly”

“The Ellen DeGeneres Show”

“The Oprah Winfrey Show”

“The Tyra Banks Show”

TV Sci-fi/Fantasy:




“The Vampire Diaries”

“True Blood”

TV Competition Show:

“American Idol”

“Dancing With the Stars”

“Project Runway”

“So You Think You Can Dance”

“Survivor: Samoa”

Animal Show:

“Animal Cops”


“Dog Whisperer”

“It’s Me or the Dog”

“Rescue Ink”

New TV Drama:



“Melrose Place”


“The Forgotten”

“The Good Wife”

“The Vampire Diaries”

“Three Rivers”

“NCIS: Los Angeles”


New TV Comedy:

“Accidentally on Purpose”



“Cougar Town”



“The Cleveland Show”

“The Middle”

“Modern Family”

Movie Actor:

Brad Pitt

Hugh Jackman

Johnny Depp

Robert Pattinson

Ryan Reynolds

Movie Actress:

Anna Hathaway

Drew Barrymore

Jennifer Aniston

Kristen Stewart

Sandra Bullock

Action Star:

Christian Bale

Gerard Butler

Hugh Jackman

Shia LaBeouf

Vin Diesel

Comedic Star:

Adam Sandler

Ben Stiller

Jim Carrey

Ryan Reynolds

Vince Vaughn

Breakout Movie Actress:

Anna Kendrick

Emily Osment

Ginnifer Goodwin

Miley Cyrus

Zoe Saldana

Breakout Movie Actor:

Chris Pine

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Sam Worthington

Taylor Lautner

Zachary Quinto

On-Screen Team:

Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson, “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”

Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds, “The Proposal”

Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner, “The Twilight Saga”

Shia LaBeouf and Megan Fox, “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen”

Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Ryan Reynolds,, Dominic Monaghan and Daniel Henney, “X-Men Origins: Wolverine”

Family Movie:

“Hannah Montana: The Movie”

“Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs”

“Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian”


“Where the Wild Things Are”

Independent Movie:

“(500) Days of Summer”

“District 9”

“Inglourious Basterds”

“Paranormal Activity”

“Tyler Perry’s Madea Goes to Jail”


“Harry Potter”

“Star Trek”

“The Twilight Saga”



Comedy Movie:

“17 Again”

“Bride Wars”

“He’s Just Not That Into You”

“The Hangover”

“The Proposal”

Favorite Movie:

“Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”

“Star Trek”

“The Hangover”

“The Proposal”


Male Artist:


Jason Mraz

John Mayer

Keith Urban

Tim McGraw

Female Artist:


Britney Spears

Carrie Underwood


Taylor Swift

Country Artist:

Brad Paisley

Carrie Underwood

Keith Urban

Rascal Flatts

Taylor Swift

Breakout Music Artist:

Adam Lambert

Demi Lovato

Kris Allen

Lady Gaga

Susan Boyle

Hip-Hop Artist:


Flo Rida


Lil’ Wayne


Rock Band:


Green Day

Kings of Leon



Music Collaboration:

Cobra Starship & Leighton Meester, “Good Girls Go Bad”

Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat, “Lucky”

Jay-Z, Rihanna & Kanye West, “Run This Town”

T.I. & Rihanna, “Live Your Life”

The Lonely Island & T-Pain, “I’m on a Boat”

R&B Artist:

Alicia Keys


Jennifer Hudson

Mariah Carey


Pop Artist:

Britney Spears

Katy Perry

Lady Gaga

Taylor Swift

The Black Eyed Peas.

Web Celeb:

Andy Samberg

Ashton Kutcher

Miley Cyrus

P. Diddy

Will Ferrell.


Suzanne Wilson

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01-06-2010 01:11:49