Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Vampires suck up People’s Choice nominations
‘Twilight’ franchise, stars earn six nods, ‘True Blood’ receives three
LOS ANGELES - Nominees for the People’s Choice Awards are out, and the people choose vampires.
“Twilight” and “True Blood” were among the top nominees announced Tuesday. Fans cast more than 18 million votes online to select the nominee slate and will also choose the winners in 35 categories.
“Twilight” is up for favorite movie, franchise and on-screen team for its trio of stars: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner. Stewart and Pattinson were also nominated individually for favorite movie actress and actor, and Lautner is up for breakout movie actor.
“True Blood” was nominated for favorite TV obsession and sci-fi/fantasy TV show, plus star Anna Paquin earned a nod for TV drama actress.
Fans can vote for their favorites online at PEOPLESCHOICE.COM.
Queen Latifah is set to host the People’s Choice Awards at the Nokia Theatre. The ceremony will be broadcast live on CBS on Jan. 6.