The Nominees for the 2015 People’s Choice Awards

People's Choice Awards
On Tuesday, the nominees for the 2015 People’s Choice Awards — the 39-year old ceremony which holds itself out as the only awards show reflecting the true tastes of the general public (as they’re the ones doing the voting) — were announced.

Sparing you a lengthy analysis of the list — which will hold few surprises for those who follow what trends on social media, and what seems to get people excited these days — we’ll just focus on some of the major categories below. Highlighted text can be clicked, leading you to other areas of PeekYou from where you can further explore the corresponding subject.

2015 People’s Choice Awards: Nomination Highlights


Favorite Movie:

22 Jump Street
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Guardians of the Galaxy
X-Men: Days of Future Past

Favorite Movie Actor:

Brad Pitt
Channing Tatum
Hugh Jackman
Mark Wahlberg
Robert Downey Jr.

Favorite Movie Actress:

Angelina Jolie
Emma Stone
Jennifer Lawrence
Melissa McCarthy
Scarlett Johansson


Favorite TV Show:

The Big Bang Theory
Game Of Thrones
Once Upon a Time
The Walking Dead
Favorite Comedic TV Actor:

Ashton Kutcher
Chris Colfer
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Jim Parsons
Ty Burrell

Favorite Comedic TV Actress

Amy Poehler
Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting
Melissa McCarthy
Sofia Vergara
Zooey Deschanel

Favorite Dramatic TV Actor

Dax Shepard
Jesse Williams
Justin Chambers
Patrick Dempsey
Taylor Kinney

Favorite Dramatic TV Actress

Alyssa Milano
Ellen Pompeo
Emily VanCamp
Hayden Panettiere
Kerry Washington


Favorite Male Artist

Blake Shelton
Ed Sheeran
John Legend
Pharrell Williams
Sam Smith

Favorite Female Artist

Iggy Azalea
Katy Perry
Taylor Swift

Favorite Group

Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
One Direction

You can see the full list of nominees here.

The ceremony itself will be taking place on January 7, 2015.

Thoughts? Feelings? While you think about it, check out Starsky and Hutch winning a People’s Choice Award in 1976.