2020 People’s Choice Awards


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This year’s PCA’s host was Demi Lovato. The award show was held on Nov. 5th on E!

Emma Rose Olsen, A&E and Features Editor

The People’s Choice Awards aired Nov.15 on E! The PCA’s is an award show for musicians, actors, TV stars, influencers and pop sensations. The voting is all up to the people and this year fans casted over one billion votes to decide who was the best of 2020.


For this year’s award show, there were a wide variety of nominations ranging from Emma Chamberlain, YouTube star, to Ellen Pompeo, Greys Anatomy cast member. There was a tie for the most nominations this year between Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber, both nominated for a total of seven awards.


American musician and actress Demi Lovato was this year’s host. She has won two Grammys and a total of five People’s Choice Awards.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the show had a combination of virtual and socially distant in person guests. There was also a “Virtual In-Person” audience that helped announce the awards throughout the night.


Before the award show aired E! had already named three of the night’s top honorees. Tracee Elliss Ross accepted the Fashion Icon Award, Tyler Perry took home the People’s Champion Award and Jennifer Lopez accepted the Icon Award.


Below is a complete list of this years 2020 PCA winners:

  • Movie of the Year: Bad Boys for Life
  • Comedy Movie: Kissing Booth 2
  • Action Movie: Mulan
  • Drama Movie: Hamilton
  • Family Movie: Onward
  • Male Movie Star: Will Smith, Bad Boys for Life
  • Female Movie Star: Tiffany Haddish, Like A Boss
  • Drama Movie Star: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton
  • Comedy Movie Star: Joey King, Kissing Booth 2
  • Action Movie Star: Chris Hemsworth, Extraction
  • TV Show of the Year: Grey’s Anatomy
  • Drama Show: Riverdale
  • Comedy Show: Never Have I Ever
  • Reality Show: Keeping Up with the Kardashians
  • Competition Show: The Voice
  • Male TV Star: Cole Sprouse, Riverdale
  • Female TV Star: Ellen Pompeo, Grey’s Anatomy
  • Drama TV Star: Mandy Moore, This is Us
  • Comedy TV Star: Sofia Vergara, Modern Family
  • Daytime Talks Show: Ellen DeGeneres Show
  • Nighttime Talk Show: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
  • Competition Contestant: Gigi Goode, RuPaul’s Drag Race
  • Reality Star: Khloe Kardashian, Keeping Up with the Kardashians
  • Bingeworthy Show: Outerbanks
  • Sci-fi/fantasy Show: Wynonna Earp
  • Male Artist: Justin Bieber
  • Female Artist: Ariana Grande
  • Group of the Year: BTS
  • Song of the Year: Dynamite, BTS
  • Album of the Year: Map of the Soul: 7, BTS
  • Country Artist: Blake Shelton
  • Latin Artist: Becky G
  • New Artist: Doja Cat
  • Music Video of the Year: Dynamite, BTS
  • Best Collaboration: WAP, Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion
  • Soundtrack Song: Only The Young, Taylor Swift, Featured in Miss America
  • Social Star: Emma Chamberlain
  • Beauty Influencer: James Charles
  • Social Celebrity: Ariana Grande
  • Animal Star: Doug the Pug
  • Comedy Act: Leslie Jones: Time Machine
  • Style Star: Zendaya
  • Game Changer: Lebron James
  • Pop Podcast: “Anything Goes With Emma Chamberlain”