People Magazine Awards: The Winners

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Jennifer Aniston and Michael Keaton took home honors

The first annual People Magazine Awards are a wrap.

Kevin Hart took home the first award of the night, Comedy Star of the Year, while Lisa Kudrow was honored with Television Performance of the Year for HBO's The Comeback. Jon Hamm, honored in the TV actor category, thanked Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner for being "the only person" who wanted him cast in the show.

On the film front, Cake's Jennifer Aniston took home the actress honor, while Birdman's Michael Keaton took home the actor award. "I'm going to buy Jeff [Bridges] a shot of tequila, and I'm going to go home and kiss my dogs," a loose Keaton said accepting his award from Bridges.

The star-studded event included performances from Gwen Stefani, Pharrell Williams, 5 Seconds of Summer and Maroon 5. The two-hour special, hosted by Nick Cannon, was broadcast live on NBC from the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

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The event is produced by Dick Clark Productions (a corporate sibling of The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard), and it’s sponsored by L'Oreal Paris and Kohl's. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan and Barry Adelman from Dick Clark Productions are executive producers, along with Carol Donovan and Michael Dempsey. 

Check out the winners below.

Movie Performance of the Year — Actor

Michael Keaton

Triple Threat

Jennifer Lopez

Hero of the Year Award

Nora Sandigo

On Screen TV Couple of the Year

Mindy Kaling and Chris Messina

Breakout Star of the Year

Billy Eichner

Style Icon recipient

Gwen Stefani

Movie Performance of the Year — Actress

Jennifer Aniston

PEOPLE’s Sexiest Woman

Kate Upton

Role Model

Kate Hudson 

Television Performance of the Year — Actor

Jon Hamm

Next Generation Star

Chloe Grace Moretz

Television Performance of the Year — Actress 

Lisa Kudrow

Comedy Star of the Year

Kevin Hart