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 (September)

New Girl - The Complete Season Three The Goldbergs - The Complete First Season The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Seventh Season Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season One How I Met Your Mother - The Ninth and Legendary Final Season

Modern Family - The Complete Fifth Season Mom - The Complete First Season Mike & Molly - The Complete Fourth Season

09/02 - Benson - Season 1 (Mill Creek) / Season 2 / Seasons 1 & 2
09/02 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - Halloween Episodes Collection
09/02 - It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia - The Complete Season Nine
09/02 - The League - The Complete Season Five
09/02 - New Girl - The Complete Season Three
09/02 - Soap - Season 1 (Mill Creek) / Season 2 / Seasons 1 & 2
09/02 - What's Happening!! - Season 1 (Mill Creek) / Season 2 / Seasons 1 & 2
09/09 - The Goldbergs - The Complete First Season
09/11 - Growing Up Fisher - Season One
09/16 - About a Boy - Season One
09/16 - Awkward - Season 3
09/16 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Seventh Season (Blu-ray/DVD)
09/16 - South Park - Season 17 (Blu-ray)
09/23 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine - Season One
09/23 - How I Met Your Mother - The Ninth and Legendary Final Season / The Complete Series
09/23 - Mama's Family - The Complete Fifth Season / The Complete Collection
09/23 - Modern Family - The Complete Fifth Season
09/23 - Mom - The Complete First Season
09/30 - The Donna Reed Show - Season 1 (MPI)
09/30 - Mike & Molly - The Complete Fourth Season
Other TV Series:
09/02 - Grey's Anatomy - The Complete Tenth Season
09/09 - Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
09/16 - CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - The Fourteenth Season
09/16 - Castle - The Complete Sixth Season
09/23 - Nashville - The Complete Second Season
09/23 - Scandal - The Complete Third Season
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, October 1

The Middle - "The Loneliest Locker" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Frankie and Mike scramble to find second jobs in a desperate attempt to afford sending Sue to a good college next year. Sue and Brad strive to do something different and important while writing, directing and starring in the senior play, entitled “The Loneliest Locker,” instead of eating the family out of house and home, Axl literally begins to take the home apart when he removes -- without asking -- as many household items as he can to furnish his and Hutch's new rented house, and Brick drives the family crazy when he finds a box containing all of his noisy and annoying childhood toys -- that were purposely stowed away by Frankie -- and begins playing with them.

The Goldbergs - "Mama Drama" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Adam’s desire to be the lead in the school musical, “Jesus Christ Superstar,” goes unfulfilled when he’s cast in something other than the leading role. Insistent her son is a star, Beverly casts Adam in a rival show, but when he becomes too self-obsessed for the rest of the cast, Beverly makes a drastic decision. Meanwhile, Murray’s disdain for traffic results in leaving every sporting event early much to Barry’s dismay, including a Flyers game that ends with an unprecedented event. Actor and comedienne Ana Gasteyer guest stars.

Modern Family - "Do Not Push" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
It’s Jay and Gloria’s anniversary and they can’t seem to get on the same page on what kind of gift to give – sentimental or expensive? And, the Dunphys head to Caltech for Alex’s college tour and while Claire is busy convincing her to choose this school and stay close to home, Phil, Luke and Haley branch off to participate in a psyche experiment. Mitch and Cam are taking a new family portrait with Lily to replace the old one above their mantel, but Lily gives some serious face.

black-ish - "The Talk" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Dre, disappointed that Bow has already given Andre Jr. “the talk” because she thinks he’s too big of a prude to do it, decides to rectify matters by giving his son HIS version of “the talk.” But Dre soon finds himself wishing he’d left well enough alone when Andre Jr. starts to drive him crazy with non-stop questions about sex.

The League - "The Hot Tub" (FXX, 10:30PM ET/PT)
Kevin and Jenny get a hot tub, Taco shops for a new home, Pete tries to put an end to hand holding.

Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse - "Shawn" (OWN, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Though Shawn thought she was looking for a man named Marcus, Todd discovers that Shawn is actually carrying his child.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of September 29) (All times ET unless noted)

Wednesday, October 1

  • Cristin Milioti (A to Z/How I Met Your Mother) - Watch Cristin on The Late Show with David Letterman at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • John Mulaney (Mulaney) - John appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Tim Allen (Last Man Standing/Home Improvement) - Tim stops by Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother/Stark Raving Mad/Doogie Howser, M.D.) - Neil continues to make the rounds on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He also talks about Gone Girl on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am.
  • Patton Oswalt (The Goldbergs/The King of Queens) - Patton drops by The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Lena Dunham (Girls) - Lena is a guest on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart at 11pm.
  • Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) - Nick stops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Nasim Pedrad (Mulaney) - Tune in to see Nasim on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Tom Lennon (Sean Saves the World/Reno 911!) - Tom is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Ana Gasteyer (Suburgatory) - Ana visits LIVE! with Kelly and Michael, so check your listings. She will also be on The Better Show, so check your local listings.
  • Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine/Wanda at Large) - Wanda chats on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, so check your local listings.
  • Christopher Meloni (Surviving Jack/The Fanelli Boys) - Christopher talks about being crowned the "best butt in primetime" and shares who he still keeps in touch with from SVU on The Meredith Vieira Show, so check your local listings.
  • Jeff Garlin (The Goldbergs/Curb Your Entusiasm) - Jeff chats with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT. He will also be on Good Day New York on WNYW-Fox5 in New York between 7-10am.
  • James Van Der Beek (Friends with Better Lives/Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23) - James dishes with Rach on his new show, CSI: Cyber, and shares an adorable pic of his kids on Rachael Ray, so check your local listings.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Reed Between the Lines/Girlfriends) - Tracee is a guest on Larry King Now at 2/5pm PT/ET on Ora.tv and Hulu.
  • Craig Robinson (The Office) - Craig discusses the USO Comedy Tour on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Kate Walsh (Bad Judge) - Kate will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • William Shatner ($#*! My Dad Says) - William discusses his new project Brown Bag Wine Tasting on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Patricia Heaton (The Middle/Back to You/Everybody Loves Raymond) - Patricia is a guest on The Queen Latifah Show on your local station or at 2am on BET.