OREANDA-NEWS. Winners for PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2017 were announced during a live broadcast hosted by Joel McHale (The Great Indoors) at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, January 18th (9:00 PM-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network.

Ellen DeGeneres was the big winner of the night, becoming the most decorated People’s Choice Awards winner in history, taking home “Favorite Daytime TV Host,” “Favorite Animated Movie Voice” and “Favorite Comedic Collaboration” for a lifetime total of 20 awards. Big names in acting categories include Priyanka Chopra, Johnny Depp, Robert Downey Jr., Tom Hanks, Kevin Hart, Dwayne Johnson, Blake Lively, Jennifer Lopez, Melissa McCarthy, Sarah Jessica Parker and Sofia Vergara. The Big Bang Theory took home “Favorite Network TV Comedy” for the 5th consecutive year. In music, Justin Timberlake was on hand to accept “Favorite Male Artist” and “Favorite Song” for “Can’t Stop the Feeling.” Blake Shelton, who performed “Everytime I Hear That Song,” won “Favorite Male Country Artist” and “Favorite Album” for If I’m Honest, while Fifth Harmony, performing “Work From Home” for the first time in 2017, took home “Favorite Group” for the second year in a row.

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2017 featured the presentation of the fifth annual award for “Favorite Humanitarian,” presented by Enterprise Rent-A-Car, to Tyler Perry. In support of Perry’s tireless efforts to help those in need, Enterprise is donating $100,000 to Perry’s charity of choice, the Global Medical Relief Fund for Children. Past winners of this award include Sandra Bullock in 2013, Jennifer Hudson in 2014, Ben Affleck in 2015 and Ellen DeGeneres in 2016.

Waterford, a heritage brand that is at the center of some of the world’s most beautiful and thrilling celebrations, is the maker of the 2017 People’s Choice Awards. For eight years, Waterford craftsmen in Ireland have designed and hand-sculpted these bespoke crystal trophies that sparkle in the hands of each talented winner. This year, Waterford has also created two uniquely shaped trophies with striking Waterford cutting on top and a burst of dazzling color for the “Favorite Humanitarian” and “Favorite Movie Icon” categories. Tyler Perry’s “Favorite Humanitarian” award features a pop of crimson color on the crystal, while Johnny Depp’s “Favorite Movie Icon” award has a dramatic touch of Sapphire Blue in the center of the crystal flame.

A full list of winners:



Finding Dory

Favorite Movie 

Ryan Reynolds

Favorite Movie Actor 

Jennifer Lawrence

Favorite Movie Actress 


Favorite Action Movie 

Robert Downey Jr.

Favorite Action Movie Actor 

Margot Robbie

Favorite Action Movie Actress 

Ellen DeGeneres

Finding Dory

Favorite Animated Movie Voice 

Bad Moms

Favorite Comedic Movie 

Kevin Hart

Favorite Comedic Movie Actor 

Melissa McCarthy

Favorite Comedic Movie Actress 

Me Before You

Favorite Dramatic Movie 

Tom Hanks

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor 

Blake Lively

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress 

Finding Dory

Favorite Family Movie 

The Girl on the Train

Favorite Thriller Movie 

Johnny Depp

Favorite Movie Icon




Favorite TV Show
The Big Bang Theory
Favorite Network TV Comedy
Jim Parsons
Favorite Comedic TV Actor
Sofia Vergara
Favorite Comedic TV Actress
Grey’s Anatomy
Favorite Network TV Drama
Justin Chambers
Favorite Dramatic TV Actor
Priyanka Chopra
Favorite Dramatic TV Actress
Baby Daddy
Favorite Cable TV Comedy
Bates Motel
Favorite Cable TV Drama
Freddie Highmore
Favorite Cable TV Actor
Vera Farmiga
Favorite Cable TV Actress
Criminal Minds
Favorite TV Crime Drama
Mark Harmon
Favorite TV Crime Drama Actor
Jennifer Lopez
Favorite TV Crime Drama Actress
Orange is the New Black
Favorite Premium Drama Series
Fuller House
Favorite Premium Comedy Series
Dwayne Johnson
Favorite Premium Series Actor
Sarah Jessica Parker
Favorite Premium Series Actress
Favorite Network Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show
The Walking Dead
Favorite Cable Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show
Favorite Premium Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Series
Sam Heughan
Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor
Caitriona Balfe
Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actress
The Voice
Favorite Competition TV Show
Ellen DeGeneres
Favorite Daytime TV Host
Good Morning America
Favorite Daytime TV Hosting Team
Jimmy Fallon
Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host
Matt LeBlanc
Favorite Actor in a New TV Series
Kristen Bell
Favorite Actress in a New TV Series
Favorite Animated TV Show
The Simpsons
Favorite New TV Comedy
Man With A Plan
Favorite New TV Drama
This is Us


Justin Timberlake

Favorite Male Artist 

Britney Spears

Favorite Female Artist 

Fifth Harmony

Favorite Group 

Niall Horan

Favorite Breakout Artist 

Blake Shelton

Favorite Male Country Artist 

Carrie Underwood

Favorite Female Country Artist 

Little Big Town

Favorite Country Group 

Britney Spears

Favorite Pop Artist 


Favorite Hip-Hop Artist 


Favorite R&B Artist 

If I’m Honest

Blake Shelton

Favorite Album 

“Can’t Stop the Feeling”

Justin Timberlake

Favorite Song



Britney Spears

Favorite Social Media Celebrity 

Cameron Dallas

Favorite Social Media Star 

Lilly Singh

Favorite YouTube Star 

Ellen DeGeneres and Britney Spears’ Mall Mischief

Favorite Comedic Collaboration 


Tyler Perry

Favorite Humanitarian