People's Choice Award noms announced


Johnny Depp, Halle Berry, Jennifer Aniston, Ellen DeGeneres, Carrie Underwood and Shakira led nominees for the 33rd annual People's Choice Awards.

Nominations were announced Tuesday at the Peninsula Hotel in Beverly Hills by actors Neil Patrick Harris, Alyson Hannigan and Isaiah Washington.

Internet research firm Knowledge Networks called on pop culture fans to help determine the nominees. The public can help choose the winners online at The CBS-TV show will broadcast from the Shrine Auditorium on Jan. 9, 2007.

A second round of nominees for categories that include favorite movie, new TV comedy and remake of a song will be announced later.

The first round nominees are:

Female movie star: Jennifer Aniston, Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock

Male movie star: Johnny Depp, Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington

Leading lady: Cameron Diaz, Kirsten Dunst, Scarlett Johansson

Leading man: Matt Damon, Brad Pitt, Vince Vaughn

Female action star: Kate Beckinsale, Halle Berry, Uma Thurman

Male action star: Johnny Depp, Samuel L. Jackson, Jet Li

On-screen matchup: Jennifer Aniston & Vince Vaughn in "The Break-Up," Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson & Leonardo DiCaprio in "The Departed," Johnny Depp & Keira Knightly in "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest"

Female singer: Faith Hill, Shakira, Carrie Underwood

Male singer: Trace Adkins, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith

Group: The Black Eyed Peas, Nickelback, The Red Hot Chili Peppers

Pop song: "Hips Don't Lie," Shakira; "Promiscuous," Nelly Furtado; "Stupid Girls," Pink

Rock song: "Call Me When You're Sober," Evanescence; "Dani California," The Red Hot Chili Peppers; "Who Says You Can't Go Home," Bon Jovi

R&B song: "Ain't No Other Man," Christina Aguilera; "Sexyback," Justin Timberlake; "Shake It Off," Mariah Carey

Hip-Hop song: "Grillz," by Nelly; "Ridin'," Chamillionaire; "Shake That," Eminem

Country song: "Before He Cheats," Carrie Underwood; "What Hurts the Most," Rascal Flatts; "When the Stars Go Blue," Tim McGraw

TV comedy: "The King of Queens," "My Name is Earl," "Two and a Half Men"

Animated TV comedy: "Family Guy," "King of the Hill," "The Simpsons"

TV drama: "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," "Grey's Anatomy," "House"

Competition/Reality show: "American Idol," "Deal or No Deal," "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"

Talk show host: Ellen DeGeneres, Jay Leno, Oprah Winfrey

Female TV star: Jennifer Love Hewitt, Eva Longoria, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Male TV star: Patrick Dempsey, Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland

Funny female star: Ellen DeGeneres, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Queen Latifah

Funny male star: Will Ferrell, Adam Sandler, Robin Williams