Thursday, November 07, 2013

Sitcom Duo to Host 40th People's Choice Awards; Full Nominations for People's Choice Awards

Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs

The People's Choice Awards announced this year's hosts of their 40th anniversary ceremony, Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs from the CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls. The actors were in attendance at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills for the announcement and to help present the nominees for The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards, with Rachel Bilson (Heart of Dixie), Ciara (Epic Recording Artist), Darren Criss (Glee), Allison Janney (Mom) and executive producer Mark Burnett. Winners will be revealed during the live broadcast of The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards from Nokia Theater L.A. Live on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 from 9:00-11:00 PM live ET / delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. Voting has opened for all 58 categories and will close at 11:59 PM, ET on Dec. 5, 2013.

And the television nominees are...

Favorite Network TV Comedy
· 2 Broke Girls
· The Big Bang Theory
· Glee
· How I Met Your Mother
· Modern Family

Favorite Comedic TV Actor
· Chris Colfer
· Darren Criss
· Jesse Tyler Ferguson
· Jim Parsons
· Neil Patrick Harris

Favorite Comedic TV Actress
· Jane Lynch
· Kaley Cuoco
· Lea Michele
· Melissa McCarthy
· Zooey Deschanel

Favorite Network TV Drama
· Chicago Fire
· The Good Wife
· Grey's Anatomy
· Nashville
· Parenthood

Favorite Dramatic TV Actor
· Jim Caviezel
· Josh Charles
· Kevin Bacon
· Mark Harmon
· Patrick Dempsey

Favorite Dramatic TV Actress
· Julianna Margulies
· Mariska Hargitay
· Pauley Perrette
· Sandra Oh
· Stana Katic

Favorite Actor in a New TV Series
· Andy Samberg
· Jonathan Rhys Meyers
· Joseph Morgan
· Michael J. Fox
· Robin Williams

Favorite Actress in a New TV Series
· Allison Janney
· Anna Faris
· Ming-Na Wen
· Rebel Wilson
· Sarah Michelle Gellar

Favorite TV Crime Drama
· Bones
· Castle
· Criminal Minds
· The Mentalist
· NCIS

Favorite Competition TV Show
· America's Got Talent
· Dancing with the Stars
· MasterChef
· The Voice
· The X Factor

Favorite Cable TV Comedy
· Awkward.
· Cougar Town
· Hot in Cleveland
· Melissa & Joey
· Psych

Favorite Cable TV Drama
· Downton Abbey
· Pretty Little Liars
· Sons of Anarchy
· The Walking Dead
· White Collar

Favorite Premium Cable TV Show
· Californication
· Game of Thrones
· Girls
· "Homeland
· True Blood

Favorite Cable TV Actress
· Angie Harmon
· Claire Danes
· Courteney Cox
· Lucy Hale
· Maggie Smith

Favorite TV Anti-Hero
· Dexter Morgan (Dexter)
· Jaime Lannister (Game of Thrones)
· Norman Bates (Bates Motel)
· Rick Grimes (The Walking Dead)
· Walter White (Breaking Bad)

Favorite TV Bromance
· Blaine and Sam ("Glee")
· Ryan and Esposito ("Castle")
· Sam, Dean and Castiel ("Supernatural")
· Sheldon, Leonard, Howard and Raj ("The Big Bang Theory")
· Ted, Marshall and Barney ("How I Met Your Mother")

Favorite TV Gal Pals
· Caroline and Max ("2 Broke Girls")
· Lily and Robin ("How I Met Your Mother")
· Meredith and Cristina ("Grey's Anatomy")
· Penny, Bernadette and Amy ("The Big Bang Theory")
· Rachel and Santana ("Glee")

Favorite On-Screen Chemistry
· Castle and Beckett ("Castle")
· Damon and Elena ("The Vampire Diaries")
· Derek and Meredith ("Grey's Anatomy")
· Emma and Hook ("Once Upon A Time")
· Kurt and Blaine ("Glee")

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show
· "Beauty and the Beast"
· "Once Upon A Time"
· "Supernatural"
· "The Vampire Diaries"
· "The Walking Dead"

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor
· Andrew Lincoln
· Ian Somerhalder
· Jared Padalecki
· Jensen Ackles
· Stephen Amell

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actress
· Emilia Clarke
· Ginnifer Goodwin
· Kristin Kreuk
· Nina Dobrev
· Tatiana Maslany

Favorite TV Movie/Miniseries
· "American Horror Story"
· "Behind the Candelabra"
· "The Bible"
· "Sharknado"
· "The White Queen"

Favorite Daytime TV Host(s)
· Ellen DeGeneres
· Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan
· Dr. Phil McGraw
· Rachael Ray
· Steve Harvey

Favorite New Talk Show Host
· Arsenio Hall
· Bethenny Frankel
· Jenny McCarthy
· Queen Latifah
· Ross Mathews

Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host
· Conan O'Brien
· David Letterman
· Jimmy Fallon
· Jimmy Kimmel
· Stephen Colbert

Favorite Streaming Series
· "Arrested Development"
· "Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis"
· "House of Cards"
· "Losing It with John Stamos"
· "Orange Is the New Black"

Favorite Series We Miss Most
· "30 Rock"
· "Breaking Bad"
· "Dexter"
· "Fringe"
· "The Office"

Favorite New TV Comedy
· "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
· "The Crazy Ones"
· "Dads"
· "The Goldbergs"
· "The Michael J. Fox Show"
· "The Millers"
· "Mom"
· "Sean Saves the World"
· "Super Fun Night"
· "Trophy Wife"

Favorite New TV Drama
· "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
· "Betrayal"
· "The Blacklist"
· "Dracula"
· "Hostages"
· "Once Upon a Time in Wonderland"
· "The Originals"
· "Reign"
· "Sleepy Hollow"
· "The Tomorrow People"

How to Vote:
· Website - PeoplesChoice.com houses the main voting platform for the People's Choice Awards.
· Facebook - Facebook.com/PeoplesChoice features a custom application where fans can personalize their voting experience and share their votes with friends.
· Twitter - Fans can cast official votes for the People's Choice Awards by tweeting a specific series of hashtags based on the nominee's name and category. The complete list of hashtags created for each nominee is available at PeoplesChoice.com.
· Mobile - Fans can vote in all categories on the People's Choice Awards mobile site, and via the official voting application, People's Choice Awards, for Android and iOS devices. The free app is available for download from Google Play and the Mac App Store.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (March)

Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. - The Complete Series Bewitched - Seasons 5 & 6 (Mill Creek) Maude - The Complete Series WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete First Season (Shout! Factory) The Donna Reed Show - Season 2 (MPI Home Video)

03/03 - CHiPs - The Complete Third Season
03/10 - Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. - The Complete Series
03/10 - Hey Dude - The Complete Series (Walmart Exclusive)
03/10 - Petticoat Junction - Family Favorite Episodes
03/17 - Bewitched - Season 5 (Mill Creek)
03/17 - Bewitched - Season 6 (Mill Creek)
03/17 - Bewitched - Seasons 5 & 6 (Mill Creek)
03/17 - Maude - The Complete Series (Shout! Factory)
03/17 - WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete First Season (Shout! Factory)
03/17 - WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Second Season (Shout! Factory)
03/24 - The Donna Reed Show - Season 2 (MPI Home Video)
03/31 - Silicon Valley - Season 1 (Blu-ray)
03/31 - Veep - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, April 1

The Middle - "Operation Infiltration" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Frankie accompanies Brick on a school field trip and attempts to help her socially inept son make friends with a couple of boys. Meanwhile, when Devin scolds Axl for being mean to his sister, he tries to make it look like they are the best of friends when Sue spends the weekend at his house; and while trying to thin out some of their hoarding father’s massive stockpile of junk, Mike gets a sinking feeling that he may have bullied his brother Rusty (Norm Macdonald) a bit too much as kids and turned him into the hapless man that he is today.

The Goldbergs - "The Adam Bomb" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Erica gets inspired to put college on hold, in favor of pursuing a singing career, Beverly is worried Erica will be disappointed her dream will not come true. Beverly puts Murray up to the task to have a talk about her future with a surprising result. Meanwhile, Adam and Barry get into an epic war that starts as an April Fools’ joke but ends with more repercussion.

Modern Family - "Grill, Interrupted" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Jay’s birthday brings everyone together and Phil is beside himself over the super cool gift he got Jay, a high-tech outdoor grill. Claire and Mitch decide they will “offer” to pay back the money Jay loaned them ages ago as their gift not really thinking he will take them up on it, and Gloria teaches Manny and Luke a lesson about drinking, while Andy gets real awkward with Haley when she brings over her new doctor boyfriend.

black-ish - "Sex, Lies and Vasectomies" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Bow learns from her colleague that Dre never had the vasectomy a few years back that he was supposedly scheduled, so she decides to see if he’ll come clean and tell the truth.

Young & Hungry - "Young & Cookin'" (ABC Family, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Gabi fears for her job when Josh begins dating a woman who loves to cook.

Hot in Cleveland - "All Dolled Up" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Elka is convinced that Bob’s gift to Joy is a voodoo doll. Melanie accidentally doses her boyfriend, Dane (William Baldwin) with estrogen. Victoria gets a visit from her agent (Garry Marshall).

The Soul Man - "Shopping While Black" (TV Land, 10:30PM ET/PT)
When Lolli is wrongfully accused of shoplifting at a posh department store, Boyce rallies the community for a protest. Stamps turns to Lester to help him get rid of his cupcake truck.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of March 30) (All times ET unless noted)

Wednesday, April 1

  • Jeremy Piven (Entourage/Ellen) - Watch Jeremy on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS. He talks about what it was like to reunite with his Entourage co-stars to make the highly anticipated movie, dating in Hollywood and more on The Merdith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Kevin Hart (The Big House/Undeclared) - Kevin appears on a repeat of Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart at 11pm.
  • Natasha Leggero (Free Agents) - Natasha is a guest on a repeat of @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Peter Facinelli (Nurse Jackie) - Peter stops by Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC. He also talks about American Odyssey on VH1's Big Morning Buzz Live at 9am and New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET..
  • Maz Jobrani (Better Off Ted/The Knights of Prosperity) - Maz is a guest on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Rob Corddry (The Winner) - Rob visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Brooke Shields (Suddenly Susan) - Brooke appears on a repeat of The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 1am on BET.
  • Zachary Knighton (Weird Loners/Happy Endings) - Zachary talks about Weird Loners on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Robyn Lively (George & Leo/Doogie Howser, M.D.) - Robyn and Sloane Morgan Siegel talk about their critically acclaimed series Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Chris Messina (The Mindy Project) - Chris discusses his directorial debut and starring role in Alex of Venice, a drama about a woman who's forced to revaluate her life and career after her husband suddenly leaves her, on HuffPost Live at 11:30am.