2021 People’s Choice Awards Winners (Live Updating)

The 2021 People’s Choice Awards are underway with Kenan Thompson hosting and a live audience in attendance for the first time since 2019. The event is being simulcast on NBC and E! from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, as awards are being handed out for everything from film to TV to music to pop culture, all voted on by the fans.

The two-hour broadcast will feature musical performances by Christina Aguilera, Blake Shelton and H.E.R. while special award recipients of the night include Halle Berry (the “People’s Icon” Award), Dwayne Johnson (the “People’s Champion” Award), Kim Kardashian West (the “Fashion Icon” Award) and Aguilera (the “Music Icon” Award).

We’ll be updating the below winners list live as the two-hour ceremony takes place, so check back often to find out who took home the most prizes.

THE MOVIE OF 2021

THE COMEDY MOVIE OF 2021

THE ACTION MOVIE OF 2021

THE DRAMA MOVIE OF 2021

  • A Quiet Place Part II

  • Cruella

  • Dune

  • Fatherhood

  • Halloween Kills

  • In the Heights

  • Old

  • Respect

THE FAMILY MOVIE OF 2021

THE MALE MOVIE STAR OF 2021

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Disney

  • Chris Pratt (The Tomorrow War)

  • Daniel Craig (No Time to Die)

  • Dwayne Johnson (Jungle Cruise) – WINNER

  • Eddie Murphy (Coming 2 America)

  • John Cena (F9: The Fast Saga)

  • Ryan Reynolds (Free Guy)

  • Simi Liu (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings)

  • Vin Diesel (F9: The Fast Saga)

THE FEMALE MOVIE STAR OF 2021

  • Awkwafina (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings)

  • Charlize Theron (F9: The Fast Saga)

  • Florence Pugh (Black Widow)

  • Jennifer Hudson (Respect)

  • Leslie Jones (Coming 2 America)

  • Margot Robbie (The Suicide Squad)

  • Salma Hayek (Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard)

  • Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow) – WINNER

THE DRAMA MOVIE STAR OF 2021

  • Anthony Ramos (In the Heights)

  • Emily Blunt (A Quiet Place Part II)

  • Emma Stone (Cruella)

  • Jamie Lee Curtis (Halloween Kills)

  • Jason Momoa (Dune)

  • Jennifer Hudson (Respect)

  • Kevin Hart (Fatherhood)

  • Timothée Chalamet (Dune)

THE COMEDY MOVIE STAR OF 2021

  • Dwayne Johnson (Jungle Cruise) – WINNER

  • Eddie Murphy (Coming 2 America)

  • Emily Blunt (Jungle Cruise)

  • Leslie Jones (Coming 2 America)

  • Melissa McCarthy (Thunder Force)

  • Octavia Spencer (Thunder Force)

  • Ryan Reynolds (Free Guy)

  • Salma Hayek (Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard)

THE ACTION MOVIE STAR OF 2021

  • Charlize Theron (F9: The Fast Saga)

  • Chris Pratt (The Tomorrow War)

  • Daniel Craig (No Time to Die)

  • Florence Pugh (Black Widow)

  • John Cena (F9: The Fast Saga)

  • Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow)

  • Simi Liu (Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings) – WINNER

  • Vin Diesel (F9: The Fast Saga)

THE SHOW OF 2021

THE DRAMA SHOW OF 2021

THE COMEDY SHOW OF 2021

THE REALITY SHOW OF 2021

  • 90 Day Fiancé

  • Bachelor in Paradise

  • Below Deck

  • Jersey Shore: Family Vacation

  • Keeping Up With the Kardashians – WINNER

  • Love & Hip Hop Atlanta

  • The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

  • The Real Housewives of Atlanta

THE COMPETITION SHOW OF 2021

  • America’s Got Talent

  • American Idol

  • Dancing With The Stars

  • RuPaul’s Drag Race

  • The Bachelor

  • The Bachelorette

  • The Masked Singer

  • The Voice – WINNER

THE MALE TV STAR OF 2021

  • Anthony Mackie (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier)

  • Chase Stokes (Outer Banks)

  • Dwayne Johnson (Young Rock)

  • Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso)

  • Kenan Thompson (Saturday Night Live)

  • Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead)

  • Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)

  • Tom Hiddleston (Loki) – WINNER

THE FEMALE TV STAR OF 2021

  • Angela Bassett (9-1-1)

  • Elizabeth Olsen (WandaVision)

  • Ellen Pompeo (Grey’s Anatomy)

  • Kathryn Hahn (WandaVision)

  • Mandy Moore (This Is Us)

  • Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit)

  • Queen Latifah (The Equalizer)

  • Yara Shahidi (Grown-ish)

THE DRAMA TV STAR OF 2021

  • Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead)

  • Angela Bassett (9-1-1)

  • Chase Stokes (Outer Banks)

  • Ellen Pompeo (Grey’s Anatomy)

  • Mandy Moore (This Is Us)

  • Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit)

  • Queen Latifah (The Equalizer)

  • Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)

THE COMEDY TV STAR OF 2021

  • Andy Samberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine)

  • Dwayne Johnson (Young Rock)

  • Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso)

  • Kenan Thompson (Saturday Night Live)

  • Selena Gomez (Only Murders in the Building) – WINNER

  • Steve Martin (Only Murders in the Building)

  • Wanda Sykes (The Upshaws)

  • Yara Shahidi (Grown-ish)

THE DAYTIME TALK SHOW OF 2021

THE NIGHTTIME TALK SHOW OF 2021

  • Full Frontal With Samantha Bee

  • Jimmy Kimmel Live

  • Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

  • Late Night With Seth Meyers

  • The Daily Show With Trevor Noah

  • The Late Late Show With James Corden

  • The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

  • The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon – WINNER

THE COMPETITION CONTESTANT OF 2021

  • Cody Rigsby (Dancing With the Stars)

  • Gottmik (RuPaul’s Drag Race)

  • JoJo (The Masked Singer)

  • JoJo Siwa (Dancing With the Stars) – WINNER

  • Katie Thurston (The Bachelorette)

  • Matt James (The Bachelor)

  • Symone (RuPaul’s Drag Race)

  • Wiz Khalifa (The Masked Singer)

THE REALITY TV STAR OF 2021

  • Erica Mena (Love & Hip Hop Atlanta)

  • Joe Amabile (Bachelor in Paradise)

  • Kandi Burruss (The Real Housewives of Atlanta)

  • Khloé Kardashian (Keeping Up With the Kardashians)

  • Kim Kardashian West (Keeping Up With the Kardashians)

  • Lisa Rinna (The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills)

  • Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino (Jersey Shore: Family Vacation)

  • Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi (Jersey Shore: Family Vacation)

THE BINGEWORTHY SHOW OF 2021

  • Cobra Kai

  • Loki

  • Mare of Easttown

  • Outer Banks

  • Sex/Life

  • Squid Game

  • Ted Lasso

  • The White Lotus

THE SCI-FI/FANTASY SHOW OF 2021

THE MALE ARTIST OF 2021

  • Bad Bunny

  • Drake

  • Ed Sheeran

  • Justin Bieber

  • Lil Nas X

  • Luke Combs

  • Shawn Mendes

  • The Weeknd

THE FEMALE ARTIST OF 2021

  • Adele – WINNER

  • Billie Eilish

  • Cardi B

  • Doja Cat

  • Halsey

  • Megan Thee Stallion

  • Olivia Rodrigo

  • Saweetie

THE GROUP OF 2021

  • BTS

  • Coldplay

  • Dan + Shay

  • Imagine Dragons

  • Jonas Brothers

  • Maroon 5

  • Migos

  • Twenty One Pilots

THE SONG OF 2021

  • “Butter” (BTS)

  • “Bad Habits” (Ed Sheeran)

  • “Easy on Me” (Adele)

  • “Good 4 U” (Olivia Rodrigo)

  • “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” (Lil Nas X)

  • “Peaches” (Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon)

  • “Stay” (The Kid Laroi & Justin Bieber)

  • “Up” (Cardi B)

THE ALBUM OF 2021

  • Certified Lover Boy (Drake)

  • Culture III (Migos)

  • Happier Than Ever (Billie Eilish)

  • Justice (Justine Bieber)

  • Montero (Lil Nas X)

  • Planet Her (Doja Cat)

  • Sour (Olivia Rodrigo)

  • Star-crossed (Kacey Musgraves)

THE COUNTRY ARTIST OF 2021

  • Blake Shelton – WINNER

  • Carrie Underwood

  • Dan + Shay

  • Kacey Musgraves

  • Kane Brown

  • Luke Bryan

  • Luke Combs

  • Miranda Lambert

THE LATIN ARTIST OF 2021

  • Anuel AA

  • Bad Bunny

  • Becky G

  • Daddy Yankee

  • J Balvin

  • KAROL G

  • Maluma

  • Natti Natasha

THE NEW ARTIST OF 2021

  • 24kGoldn

  • Bella Poarch

  • Giveon

  • Olivia Rodrigo

  • Rauw Alejandro

  • Tate McRae

  • The Kid Laroi

  • Tomorrow X Together

THE MUSIC VIDEO OF 2021

  • “Butter” (BTS)

  • “Easy on Me” (Adele)

  • “Good 4 U” (Olivia Rodrigo)

  • “Location” (Karol G, Anuel AA, J Balvin)

  • “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” (Lil Nas X)

  • “My Universe” (Coldplay X BTS)

  • “Peaches” (Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon)

  • “Stay” (The Kid Laroi, Justin Bieber)

THE COLLABORATION SONG OF 2021

  • “Best Friend” (Saweetie feat. Doja Cat)

  • “Industry Baby”(Lil Nas X & Jack Harlow)

  • “Kiss Me More” (Doja Cat feat. SZA)

  • “Leave the Door Open” (Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak))

  • “Peaches” (Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon)

  • “Stay” (The Kid Laroi & Justin Bieber)

  • “Way 2 Sexy” (Drake feat. Future & Young Thug)

  • “You Right” (Doja Cat, The Weeknd)

THE SOCIAL STAR OF 2021

  • Addison Rae

  • Britney Spears

  • Charli D’Amelio

  • Dwayne Johnson

  • Justin Bieber

  • Kim Kardashian West

  • Kylie Jenner

  • Lil Nas X

THE POP SPECIAL OF 2021

  • Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry

  • Demi Lovato: Dancing With the Devil

  • Friends: The Reunion

  • Justin Bieber: Our World

  • Olympic Highlights With Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg

  • Oprah with Meghan and Harry

  • Pink: All I Know So Far

  • Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 3

THE COMEDY ACT OF 2021

  • Back to Abnormal Tour (Trevor Noah)

  • Bo Burnham: Inside (Bo Burnham)

  • From Scratch Tour (John Mulaney)

  • Sorry, Harriet Tubman (Phoebe Robisnon)

  • The King’s Jester Tour (Hasan Minhaj)

  • The Milk & Money Tour (Ali Wong)

  • Vaccinated and Horny Tour (Chelsea Handler) – WINNER

  • You Know What It Is (Marlon Wayans)

THE GAME CHANGER OF 2021

  • Alex Morgan

  • Bubba Wallace

  • Carl Nassib

  • Naomi Osaka

  • Patrick Mahomes

  • Serena Williams

  • Simone Biles

  • Sunisa Lee

THE POP PODCAST OF 2021

  • Anything Goes With Emma Chamberlain

  • Armchair Expert

  • Call Her Daddy

  • Chicks in the Office

  • Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend

  • Couple Things With Shawn and Andrew

  • SmartLess

  • Why Won’t You Date Me? With Nicole Byer