People's Choice Awards to Ellen and 'Star Wars'
January 11, 2006
The force was with "Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith," which
was named favorite movie and favorite movie drama at Tuesday night's
32nd annual People's Choice Awards.
Ellen DeGeneres, Talk show host and TV star Jennifer Garner also won
multiple awards. Garner, of TV's "Alias" and the action movie "Elektra,"
won female action star and female TV star.
DeGeneres won for favorite daytime talk show host and funny
female star, the same awards she took home last year.
Johnny Depp was named favorite male movie star, and Sandra
Bullock took female honors over Angelina Jolie and Nicole Kidman.
Brad Pitt again won as favorite leading man.
On TV, the top of the list included "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,"
"American Idol" and "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"
"My Name is Earl" received favorite new TV comedy and "Prison Break" got
the favorite new TV drama after votes cast over the Internet during the
live telecast and were tolled up for announcement.
The nominations were determined by editors at Entertainment Weekly, the
People's Choice production team and a panel of pop culture fans. Winners
were determined by Internet voting.