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

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 - houses the main voting platform for the People's Choice Awards.
· Facebook - 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
· 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 (November)

The Dick Van Dyke Show - The Complete Remastered Series (DVD) Maude - The Complete Third Season WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Final (Fourth) Season McHale's Navy - The Complete Series Sgt. Bilko (The Phil Silvers Show) - The Fourth Season

11/03 - Californication - The Complete Series
11/03 - Getting On - The Complete Second Season (Blu-ray)
11/03 - Hank (1965-66) - The Complete Series
11/03 - I Love Lucy - The Complete Series
11/03 - Men at Work - The Complete Second Season
11/03 - That '70s Show - The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
11/03 - 'Til Death - The Complete Third Season
11/10 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - The Complete Remastered Series (DVD)
11/10 - Maude - The Complete Third Season
11/10 - WKRP in Cincinnati - The Complete Final (Fourth) Season
11/17 - Cristela - The Complete First Season
11/17 - McHale's Navy - The Complete Series
11/17 - Sgt. Bilko (The Phil Silvers Show) - The Fourth Season
11/24 - George Lopez - The Complete Sixth Seaon
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Thursday, November 26

The Muppets - "Pig Out" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The gang has an epic night out when they run into Ed Helms at Rowlf’s Tavern and they all perform their favorite karaoke jams, but Kermit is not pleased when no one shows up to work the next day. Meanwhile, Fozzie has an unfortunate accident during the show.

Fresh Off the Boat - "Huangsgiving" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
The Huangs are hosting Thanksgiving this year, and Jessica is determined to out-do her sister who has hosted in years past. Clipboard in hand, Louis puts Emery and Evan on table décor duty while he and Jessica prepare the perfect feast. But despite their best-laid plans, unexpected mishaps and hangovers force Louis and Jessica to scramble to get an edible meal on the dining table. Meanwhile, Eddie and his cousin discover the power of the Internet.

The Middle - "Thanksgiving VII" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
With the Heck house in disarray due to the kitchen sink hole and miniature dining room table, Frankie suggests that the family enjoy a Thanksgiving feast at the local King’s Feast buffet. But all does not run so smoothly when Sue invites her boyfriend Darrin to dine with the family and gets the feeling that Mike doesn’t like him very much, Brick invites his quirky girlfriend Cindy, and Axl is forced by Frankie to invite a girl he doesn’t even know to the holiday meal.

The Goldbergs - "In Conclusion, Thanksgiving" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
everly insists the entire family gather for the holiday, but tension builds when brother-in-law Marvin tricks Pop-Pop into thinking Thanksgiving was at his house.Meanwhile, Pops passes the torch to Barry and Erica to give the holiday toast, resulting in them trying to one-up each other.

Last Man Standing - "The Gratitude List" (ABC, 10:00PM ET/PT) (Repet)
Although Vanessa is disappointed it will only be her, Mike and Eve at the Baxter Thanksgiving table, she’s more let down when Eve bypasses one of their holiday traditions and calls it “goofy.” Meanwhile, Kristin finds out Mandy is lying to their parents about where she and Kyle will be spending Thanksgiving dinner.

Dr. Ken - "Thanksgiving Culture Clash" (ABC, 10:30PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Molly rebels and gets a Japanese tattoo, which spirals Ken and Allison into having a cultural face-off when Allison claims she is more Japanese than Ken is Korean. At a holiday dinner, they push their traditional dishes on their guests, while Dave documents the Thanksgiving events for a school project. Also, Julie, fearful of being alone due to a recent heartbreak, invites the office over to her place – but Damona and Clark try finding a way to leave early so they can make it to their other Thanksgiving plans.

The Big Bang Theory - "The Matrimonial Momentum" (CBS, 8:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
After driving to Vegas to get married, Penny struggles with Leonard’s confession that he kissed another girl. Also, Sheldon doesn’t know how to act after Amy pushes pause on their relationship. Laurie Metcalf returns as Sheldon’s mother, Mary.

Life in Pieces - "Hospital Boudoir Time-Out Namaste" (CBS, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Jen cuts her finger and Greg takes her to the hospital, they finally have the first quality alone time they’ve had in months. Also, John takes Samantha and Sophia to a restaurant where everything is named after feelings, Heather gives Tim a sexy anniversary gift, and Sophia is punished after Heather hears her swearing.

Mom - "Sawdust and Brisket" (CBS, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Christy is thrilled when Violet tells her she wants to spend more time together and improve their relationship. Also, Bonnie tries to make amends with her nemesis in the building, Beverly (Amy Hill). David Krumholtz returns as Gregory, Violet’s fiancé.

2 Broke Girls - "And the Maybe Baby" (CBS, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When the girls run into Caroline’s newly engaged ex, Candy Andy (Ryan Hansen), Caroline wonders if she made a mistake when she sees how much he supports his fiancé’s career.

Complete TV Listings

Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of November 23)

Thursday, November 26

  • Queen Latifah (Living Single) - Catch Queen Latifah on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC. She reveals her unusual first job, her first big splurge, her latest obsession and more on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Rashida Jones (Parks and Recreation/The Office) - Rashida stops by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Ty Burrell (Modern Family/Back to You/Out of Practice) - Ty appears on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Lake Bell (Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp/How to Make It in America) - Lake is a guest on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Jack Black (The Brink) - Jack will be on a repeat of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Bradley Whitford (Trophy Wife) - Bradley appears on a repeat of The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia is a guest on a repeat of LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Keke Palmer (Scream Queens/True Jackson, VP) - Keke appears on a repeat of LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings.
  • Jennifer Grey (Red Oaks/It's Like, You Know...) - Jennifer talks about her Amazon show Red Oaks on a repeat of The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Judith Light (Transparent/Phenom/Who's the Boss?) - Judith talks about Transparent on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Marlo Thomas (That Girl) - Marlo will be on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine/Are We There Yet?/Everybody Hates Chris) - Terry talks about World's Funniest on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Sofia Vergara (Modern Family/The Knights of Prosperity/Hot Properties) - Sofia chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Anthony Anderson (black-ish/Guys with Kids/All About the Andersons) - Anthony chats with the ladies of The View on a repeat on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Scott Foley (The Goodwin Games/A.U.S.A./Scrubs) - Scott appears on a repeat of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.