“House” and its crew dominated the 2011 People’s Choice Awards TV winners at Wednesday night’s ceremony. The show, which premieres a new season Monday, Jan. 17 on FOX, swept the TV Drama category, with awards going to the show itself and two of its lead actors, Hugh Laurie and Lisa Edelstein. Hugh Laurie also took home the award for Favorite TV Doctor for his portrayal of Dr. Gregory House.
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“House” is a mix of medical drama and “Untold Stories of the ER,” with its cast of doctors solving new life-and-death medical mysteries each week.
“Grey’s Anatomy” earned the most nominations this year, but only took home one award, which went to Demi Lovato for her guest role on the show. “Glee,” which was also a top nominee earner, took home two awards out of its five nominations: Favorite TV Comedy and Favorite TV Comedy Actress (Jane Lynch).
Non-TV awards for the 2011 People’s Choice Awards went to: “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse” (Favorite Movie, Favorite Drama Movie, Favorite On Screen Team); “Toy Story 3” (Favorite Family Movie); Zac Efron (Favorite Movie Star Under 25); Katy Perry (Favorite Female Artist, Favorite Online Sensation); and “Single Ladies” Devastation (Favorite Viral Video Star).
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Keep reading for the complete list of TV winners, and visit the official People’s Choice Awards website to read the complete winners list for the night.
Favorite TV Drama – House
Favorite TV Drama Actor – Hugh Laurie
Favorite TV Drama Actress – Lisa Edelstein
Favorite TV Comedy – Glee
Favorite TV Comedy Actor – Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother)
Favorite TV Comedy Actress – Jane Lynch (Glee)
Favorite Competition Show – American Idol
Favorite TV Crime Drama – Lie to Me
Favorite TV Crime Fighter – Tim Roth (Lie to Me)
Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show – Fringe
Favorite Talk Show Host – Conan O’Brien (Conan)
Favorite TV Obsession – Dexter
Favorite TV Guilty Pleasure – Keeping Up with the Kardashians
Favorite TV Guest Star – Demi Lovato (Grey’s Anatomy)
Favorite TV Doctor – Gregory House (Hugh Laurie of House)
Favorite TV Family – The Simpsons (The Simpsons)
Favorite Family TV Movie – Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam
Favorite TV Chef – Rachael Ray
Favorite New TV Drama – Hawaii Five-O
Favorite New TV Comedy – $#*! My Dad Says
*If you’d like a reminder of who these winners were up against, check out the nominee list here
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