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People's Choice Awards 2020 Winners: Will Smith Wins Big As Bad Boys For Life Named Movie of the Year

Check out the full list of winners, including comedy, drama, and action movie of the year, TV show of 2020, and more.

by | November 16, 2020 | Comments

Bad Boys for Life
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After more than 1 billion votes were cast, the winners of the 2020 E! People’s Choice Awards were announced this Sunday, and it was a good night if your name was Will Smith: Not only did Smith’s Bad Boys For Life take home Best Movie of 2020, but Smith was named male movie star of the year. Elsewhere, Tiffany Haddish was named Female Movie Star of 2020, while Joey King won best comedy star for The Kissing Booth 2, which also took home Comedy Movie of 2020. Lin-Manuel Miranda was named Drama Movie Star of 2020 for Hamilton, which won the award to top drama film, too.

Of course, BTS dominated the music categories, winning four awards in the four categories for which the were nominated.

Check out the full list of winners below, including film, TV, and music categories.


Full List of Nominees

The Movie of 2020
1. Bad Boys for Life – WINNER

2. Birds of Prey
3. Extraction
4. Hamilton
5. Project Power
6. The Invisible Man
7. The Old Guard

The Comedy Movie of 2020
1. Bill & Ted Face the Music
2. Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
3. Like a Boss
4. The King of Staten Island
5. The Kissing Booth 2 – WINNER
6. The Lovebirds
7. The Wrong Missy
8. To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You

The Action Movie of 2020
1. Bad Boys for Life
2. Birds of Prey
3. Bloodshot
4. Extraction
5. Mulan – WINNER
6. Project Power
7. Tenet
8. The Old Guard

The Drama Movie of 2020
1. Dangerous Lies
2. Greyhound
3. Hamilton – WINNER
4. I Still Believe
5. The High Note
6. The Invisible Man
7. The Photograph
8. The Way Back

The Family Movie of 2020
1. Dolittle
2. My Spy
3. Onward – WINNER
4.  Scoob!
5. Sonic the Hedgehog
6. The Call of the Wild
7. The Willoughbys
8. Trolls World Tour

The Male Movie Star of 2020
1. Chris Hemsworth – Extraction
2. Jamie Foxx – Project Power
3. Lin-Manuel Miranda – Hamilton
4. Mark Wahlberg – Spenser Confidential
5. Robert Downey Jr. – Dolittle
6. Tom Hanks – Greyhound
7. Vin Diesel – Bloodshot
8. Will Smith – Bad Boys for Life – WINNER

The Female Movie Star of 2020
1. Camila Mendes – Dangerous Lies
2. Charlize Theron – The Old Guard
3. Elisabeth Moss – The Invisible Man
4. Issa Rae – The Lovebirds
5. Margot Robbie – Birds of Prey
6. Salma Hayek – Like a Boss
7. Tiffany Haddish – Like a Boss – WINNER
8. Vanessa Hudgens – Bad Boys for Life

The Drama Movie Star of 2020
1. Ben Affleck – The Way Back
2. Elisabeth Moss – The Invisible Man
3. Issa Rae – The Photograph
4. KJ Apa – I Still Believe
5. Lin-Manuel Miranda – Hamilton – WINNER
6. Russell Crowe – Unhinged
7. Tom Hanks – Greyhound
8. Tracee Ellis Ross – The High Note

The Comedy Movie Star of 2020
1. David Spade – The Wrong Missy
2. Issa Rae – The Lovebirds
3. Joe King – The Kissing Booth 2 – WINNER
4. Keanu Reeves – Bill & Ted Face the Music
5. Noah Centineo – To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You
6. Pete Davidson – The King of Staten Island
7. Salma Hayek – Like a Boss
8. Will Ferrell – Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

The Action Movie Star of 2020
1. Charlize Theron – The Old Guard
2. Chris Hemsworth – Extraction – WINNER
3. Jamie Foxx – Project Power
4. John David Washington – Tenet
5. Margot Robbie – Birds of Prey
6. Vanessa Hudgens – Bad Boys for Life
7. Vin Diesel – Bloodshot
8. Will Smith – Bad Boys for Life

The Show of 2020
1. Grey’s Anatomy – WINNER
2. Never Have I Ever
3. Outer Banks
4. The Bachelor
5. The Last Dance
6. The Masked Singer
7. This Is Us
8. Tiger King

The Drama Show of 2020
1. Grey’s Anatomy
2. Law & Order: SVU
3. Outer Banks
4. Ozark
5. Power
6. Riverdale – WINNER
7. The Walking Dead
8. This Is Us

The Comedy Show of 2020
1. Dead to Me
2. Grown-ish
3. Insecure
4. Modern Family
5. Never Have I Ever – WINNER
6. Saturday Night Live
7. Schitt’s Creek
8. The Good Place

The Reality Show of 2020
1. 90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After?
2. Below Deck Mediterranean
3. Keeping Up with the Kardashians – WINNER
4. Love & Hip Hop: New York
5. Love Is Blind
6. Queer Eye
7. The Real Housewives of Atlanta
8. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

The Competition Show of 2020
1. America’s Got Talent
2. American Idol
3. RuPaul’s Drag Race
4. The Bachelor
5. The Challenge: Total Madness
6. The Masked Singer
7. The Voice – WINNER
8. Top Chef

The Male TV Star of 2020
1. Chase Stokes – Outer Banks
2. Cole Sprouse – Riverdale – WINNER
3. Dan Levy – Schitt’s Creek
4. Jason Bateman – Ozark
5. Jesse Williams – Grey’s Anatomy
6. Norman Reedus – The Walking Dead
7. Sterling K. Brown – This Is Us
8. Steve Carell – Space Force

The Female TV Star of 2020
1. Christina Applegate – Dead to Me
2. Danai Gurira – The Walking Dead
3. Ellen Pompeo – Grey’s Anatomy – WINNER
4. Lili Reinhart – Riverdale
5. Mandy Moore – This Is Us
6. Mariska Hargitay – Law & Order: SVU
7. Sandra Oh – Killing Eve
8. Sofia Vergara – Modern Family

The Drama TV Star of 2020
1. Chase Stokes – Outer Banks
2. Cole Sprouse – Riverdale
3. Danai Gurira – The Walking Dead
4. Ellen Pompeo – Grey’s Anatomy 
5. Mandy Moore – This Is Us – WINNER
6. Mariska Hargitay – Law & Order: SVU
7. Sandra Oh – Killing Eve
8. Sterling K. Brown – This Is Us

The Comedy TV Star of 2020
1. Christina Applegate – Dead to Me
2. Dan Levy – Schitt’s Creek
3. Issa Rae – Insecure
4. Jameela Jamil – The Good Place
5. Kate McKinnon – Saturday Night Live
6. Kristen Bell – The Good Place
7. Sofia Vergara – Modern Family – WINNER
8. Yara Shahidi – Grown-ish

The Daytime Talk Show of 2020
1. Good Morning America
2. Live with Kelly and Ryan
3. Red Table Talk
4. The Elleen DeGeneres Show – WINNER
5. The Kelly Clarkson Show
6. The View
7. The Wendy Williams Show
8. Today

The Nighttime Talk Show of 2020
1. Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
2. Jimmy Kimmel Live!
3. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
4. The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
5. The Late Late Show with James Corden
6. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
7. The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon – WINNER
8. Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen

The Competition Contestant of 2020
1. Gigi Goode – RuPaul’s Drag Race – WINNER
2. Hannah Ann Sluss – The Bachelor
3. Jaida Essence Hall – RuPaul’s Drag Race
4. Kandi Burruss – The Masked Singer
5. Madison Prewett – The Bachelor
6. Rob Gronkowski – The Masked Singer
7. Samantha Diaz (Just Sam) – American Idol
8. Sammie Cimarelli – The Circle

The Reality TV Star of 2020
1. Antoni Porowski – Queer Eye
2. Darcey & Stacey Silva – Darcey & Stacey
3. Jonathan Van Ness – Queer Eye
4. Kandi Burruss – The Real Housewives of Atlanta
5. Khloe Kardashian – Keeping Up with the Kardashians – WINNER
6. Kim Kardashian West – Keeping Up with the Kardashians
7. Lisa Rinna – The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
8. Porsha Williams – The Real Housewives of Atlanta

The Bingeworthy Show of 2020
1. Cheer
2. Love Is Blind
3. Never Have I Ever
4. Normal People
5. Outer Banks – WINNER
6. Ozark
7. Schitt’s Creek
8. Tiger King

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show of 2020
1. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow
2. Legacies
3. Locke & Key
4. Supergirl
5. Supernatural
6. The Flash
7. The Umbrella Academy
8. Wynonna Earp – WINNER

The Male Artist of 2020
1. Bad Bunny
2. Blake Shelton
3. DaBaby
4. Drake
5. J Balvin
6. Justin Bieber – WINNER
7. Lil Baby
8. The Weeknd

The Female Artist of 2020
1. Ariana Grande – WINNER
2. Billie Eilish
3. Cardi B
4. Dua Lipa
5. Lady Gaga
6. Megan Thee Stallion
7. Miley Cyrus
8. Taylor Swift

The Group of 2020
1. 5 Seconds of Summer
2. Blackpink
3. BTS – WINNER
4. Chloe x Halle
5. CNCO
6. Dan + Shay
7. Jonas Brothers
8. Twenty One Pilots

The Song of 2020
1. “Break My Heart” – Dua Lipa
2. “Dynamite” – BTS – WINNER
3. “Intentions” – Justin Bieber
4. “Rain on Me” – Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande
5. “Rockstar” – DaBaby feat. Roddy Ricch
6. “Savage” – Megan Thee Stallion
7. “Stuck With U” – Ariana Grande and Justin Bieber
8. “WAP” – Cardi B feat. Megan Thee Stallion

The Album of 2020
1. After Hours – The Weeknd
2. Changes – Justin Bieber
3. Chromatica – Lady Gaga
4. Folklore – Taylor Swift
5. Future Nostalgia – Dua Lipa
6. High Off Life – Future
7. Map of the Soul: 7 – BTS – WINNER
8. YHLQMDLG – Bad Bunny

The Country Artist of 2020
1. Blake Shelton – WINNER
2. Kane Brown
3. Keith Urban
4. Kelsea Ballerini
5. Luke Bryan
6. Luke Combs
7. Miranda Lambert
8. Thomas Rhett

The Latin Artist of 2020
1. Bad Bunny
2. Becky G – WINNER
3. Daddy Yankee
4. J Balvin
5. Karol G
6. Maluma
7. Nicky Jam
8. Ozuna

The New Artist of 2020
1. Ava Max
2. Benee
3. Conan Gray
4. Doja Cat – WINNER
5. Jack Harlow
6. Roddy Ricch
7. Saweetie
8. Trevor Daniel

The Music Video of 2020
1. “Blinding Lights” – The Weeknd
2. “Dynamite” – BTS – WINNER
3. “Holy” – Justin Bieber feat. Chance the Rapper
4. “Ice Cream” – Blackpink with Selena Gomez
5. “Life Is Good” – Future feat. Drake
6. “Rain on Me” – Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande
7. “Un Dia (One Day)” – J Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny feat. Tainy
8. “WAP” – Cardi B feat. Megan Thee Stallion

The Collaboration Song of 2020
1. “Be Kind” – Marshmello, Halsey
2. “Holy” – Justin Bieber feat. Chance the Rapper
3. “Life Is Good” – Future feat. Drake
4. “Rain on Me” – Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande
5. “Rockstar” – DaBaby feat. Roddy Ricch
6. “Savage Remix” – Megan Thee Stallion feat. Beyoncé
7. “WAP” – Cardi B feat. Megan Thee Stallion – WINNER
8. “Whats Poppin Remix” – Jack Harlow feat. DaBaby, Tory Lanez, Lil Wayne

The Soundrack Song of 2020
1. “About Love” – Marina, To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You
2. “Alexander Hamilton” – Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton
3. “Boss Bitch” – Doja Cat, Birds of Prey
4. “Loyal Brave True” – Christina Aguilera, Mulan
5. “On Me” – Thomas Rhett, Kane Brown feat. Ava Max – Scoob!
6. “Only the Young” – Taylor Swift, Miss Americana – WINNER
7. “Rare” – Selena Gomez, Normal People
8. “The Other Side” – SZA feat. Justin Timberlake, Trolls World Tour


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