2016 People’s Choice Awards: Time, Live Stream, Nominees & More

The 2016 People’s Choice Awards (PCA’s) air tonight (Wednesday, January 7) and with over 40 award categories in TV, movies and music there is plenty to see.

Voted on by the fans, this awards show tends to attract some of the biggest stars and is usually a fun, more relaxed style awards show.

For those who want to know where and when to watch, here’s a rundown, including show time and channel, free live stream options, red carpet info and a preview of the major nominees.

Time and Channel: The awards air at 9 P.M. EST/ 6 P.M. PST on CBS live from Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater.

The show will be hosted by Glee star Jane Lynch.

Free Live Stream: free live streaming may be available on PC’s, smartphones and tablets via the official website if CBS allows it.

Otherwise, you can live stream through CBS All Access.

CBS All Access is a subscription service and normally costs $5.99 a month, but new subscribers can sign-up and try it for free for 1 week (you can cancel before the trial is up).

Presenters & Nominees:

Among those scheduled to present are: Vin Diesel, Britney Spears, Jack Black, John Stamos, Kate Hudson, Lea Michele, Mayim Bialik, Christina Milian, Clark Gregg, Connor Franta, Dakota Johnson, Gina Rodriguez,Melissa Benoist, Natalie Dormer, Priyanka Chopra, Raza Jaffrey and more.

Ellen DeGeneres will receive the Favorite Humanitarian Award for her work with communities in need.

Here is a list of nominees in some of the major categories:

Favorite TV Show
The Big Bang Theory
Game of Thrones
Grey’s Anatomy
The Voice
The Walking Dead

Favorite Network TV Comedy
2 Broke Girls
The Big Bang Theory
Mike & Molly
Modern Family
New Girl

Favorite Network TV Drama
Grey’s Anatomy
How To Get Away With Murder

Favorite Cable TV Comedy
Baby Daddy
Faking It
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Real Husbands of Hollywood
Young & Hungry

Favorite Cable TV Drama
Bates Motel
The Fosters
Pretty Little Liars
Rizzoli & Isles

Favorite Premium Cable TV Show
Masters of Sex

Favorite Movie
Avengers: Age of Ultron
Furious 7
Inside Out
Jurassic World
Pitch Perfect 2

Favorite Male Artist
Ed Sheeran
Justin Bieber
Luke Bryan
Nick Jonas
The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist
Demi Lovato
Lana Del Rey
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

Favorite Group
Fall Out Boy
Fifth Harmony
Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
One Direction

Will you be watching the 2016 People’s Choice Awards?

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Consumer Expert Tracy Ortiz

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