Evans melts hearts at People's Choice Awards
Writer: Naseem Randhawa
A screenshot of Betty White and Chris Evans at the People's Choice Awards.
8 Jan – The People's Choice Awards took place today at Los Angeles, but the main highlight was not the winners, but actor Chris Evans whom offered his arm to help 93-year-old actress, Betty White to the stage.
The "Captain America" actor who also bagged the award for the Favourite Action Movie Actor category, captured the hearts of the audiences when he offered his arm to a seated White and helped her get up to receive her award for the Favourite TV Icon category
Aww! Isn't Chris Evans a real-life Captain America?
Among the other highlights of the viewer driven awards ceremony was Allison Janney and Anna Faris hosting the event, with the latter's husband, "Guardians of the Galaxy" star, Chris Pratt also making a special appearance.
Angelina Jolie's Disney flick, "Maleficent" won in the Favorite Movie category, while "Gone Girl", "Divergent", "22 Jump Street" and "The Fault in Our Stars" received awards for the Favourite Thriller, Action, Comedy and the Drama categories, respectively.
"Gone Girl" actor Ben Affleck received the Favourite Humanitarian Award and gave a heartfelt speech about the state of humanity today.
Robert Downey Jr. delivering his acceptance speech. (Photo Source: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
Ben Affleck got passionate with his humanitarian driven speech. (Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Even "Iron Man" actor Robert Downey Jr. was present to receive his awards for the Favourite Movie Actor and Favourite Dramatic Movie Actor categories.
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It was also a double award night for actress Jennifer Lawrence, who won Favourite Movie Actress and Favourite Action Movie Actress.
Here's the full list of winners:
Favorite Movie: Maleficent
Favorite Movie Actor: Robert Downey Jr.
Favorite Movie Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Movie Duo: Shailene Woodley & Theo James, Divergent
Favorite Action Movie: Divergent
Favorite Action Movie Actor: Chris Evans
Favorite Action Movie Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Comedic Movie: 22 Jump Street
Favorite Comedic Movie Actor: Adam Sandler
Favorite Comedic Movie Actress: Melissa McCarthy
Favorite Dramatic Movie: The Fault in Our Stars
Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor: Robert Downey Jr.
Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress: Chloë Grace Moretz
Favorite Family Movie: Maleficent
Favorite Thriller Movie: Gone Girl
Favorite TV Icon: Betty White
Favorite TV Show: The Big Bang Theory
Favorite Network TV Comedy: The Big Bang Theory
Favorite Comedic TV Actor: Chris Colfer
Favorite Comedic TV Actress: Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting
Favorite Network TV Drama: Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Dramatic TV Actor: Patrick Dempsey
Favorite Dramatic TV Actress: Ellen Pompeo
Favorite Cable TV Comedy: Melissa & Joey
Favorite Cable TV Drama: Pretty Little Liars
Favorite Cable TV Actor: Matt Bomer
Favorite Cable TV Actress: Angie Harmon
Favorite TV Crime Drama: Castle
Favorite Crime Drama TV Actor: Nathan Fillion
Favorite Crime Drama TV Actress: Stana Katic
Favorite Network Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show: Beauty and the Beast
Favorite Cable Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show: Outlander
Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor: Misha Collins
Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actress: Kristin Kreuk
Favorite Competition TV Show: The Voice
Favorite Daytime TV Host: Ellen DeGeneres
Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host: Jimmy Fallon
Favorite Dramedy: Orange Is the New Black
Favorite TV Duo: Nina Dobrev & Ian Somerhalder
Favorite TV Character We Miss Most: Sandra Oh as Cristina Yang, Grey's Anatomy
Favorite Actor In A New TV Series: David Tennant
Favorite Actress In A New TV Series: Viola Davis
Favorite Sketch Comedy TV Show: Saturday Night Live
Favorite Animated TV Show: The Simpsons
Favorite New TV Comedy: Jane the Virgin
Favorite New TV Drama: The Flash
Favorite Male Artist: Ed Sheeran
Favorite Female Artist: Taylor Swift
Favorite Group: Maroon 5
Favorite Breakout Artist: 5 Seconds of Summer
Favorite Male Country Artist: Hunter Hayes
Favorite Female Country Artist: Carrie Underwood
Favorite Country Group: Lady Antebellum
Favorite Pop Artist: Taylor Swift
Favorite Hip-Hop Artist: Iggy Azalea
Favorite R&B Artist: Pharrell Williams
Favorite Album: x, Ed Sheeran
Favorite Song: "Shake It Off," Taylor Swift