Beyonce and Lady Gaga Compete For People's Choice Awards

08 Nov 2011

Singers go head-to-head in music competition

Beyonce, Lady Gaga and Katy Perry are set to fight it out for the top honours at the People’s Choice Awards 2012 after landing five nominations each.

The stars will go head-to-head for the titles of Favourite Female Artist and Favourite Pop Artist, while the Favourite Music Video category will be a close call between Beyonce’s Run The World (Girls), Gaga’s Judas and Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F) by Katy Perry.

Beyonce’s 4 will battle Gaga’s Born This Way for the Favourite Album of the Year prize, and the Poker Face hitmaker will compete with Perry for Favourite Song of the Year.

In the movie categories, Ryan Reynolds has emerged as a frontrunner, garnering nods for Favourite Movie Actor, Favourite Action Movie Star and Favourite Comedic Movie Actor.

Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint and Tom Felton have all landed nominations for the Favourite Movie Star Under 25 award. While the final movie in the boy wizard franchise, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part II, will compete for Favourite Action Movie, Favourite Ensemble Movie Cast and Favourite Book Adaptation.

Meanwhile, the TV favourites include Gossip Girl’s Blake Lively (Favourite TV Drama Actress), Alec Baldwin (Favourite TV Comedy Actor) and Glee stars Lea Michele and Jane Lynch (Favourite TV Comedy Actress).

The People’s Choice Awards will be hosted by actress Kaley Cuoco and will take place in Hollywood on 11 January (2012).