Nominees for the People’s Choice Awards were announced today, and, from the looks of it, people are still craving vampires. More than 18 million votes placed Twilight and True Blood atop the this year’s crop. Twilight was nominated for favorite movie, franchise and on-screen team (Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner). Stewart and Pattinson were nominated in favorite actor and actress categories as well, while Lautner is in contention for breakout movie actor.
True Blood, on the other hand, has been nominated for favorite TV obsession and sci-fi/fantasy TV show. Anna Paquin also nabbed a nomination for TV drama actress.
The awards show will air Jan. 6, 2010, and will feature Queen Latifah as host.
TV drama: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Grey’s Anatomy, House, Lost, NCIS
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 obsession: Dexter, Gossip Girl, The Hills, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, True Blood
TV sci-fi/fantasy: Heroes, Lost, Supernatural, The Vampire Diaries, True Blood
New TV drama: Eastwick, FlashForward, Melrose Place, Mercy, The Forgotten, The Good Wife, The Vampire Diaries, Three Rivers, NCIS: Los Angeles, V
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, will.i.am, Dominic Monaghan and Daniel Henney, X-Men Origins: Wolverine.
Franchise: Harry Potter, Star Trek, The Twilight Saga, Transformers, X-Men
Favorite movie: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Star Trek, The Hangover, The Proposal, Twilight
Wow, it’s unfair to have to choose between so many of my faves. I’d really like to see the Vampire Diaries do well.
For fave on screen team, I cannot decide between Harry Potter and Twilight. DAMN!
Who will you be voting for and why?