Award Shows, Events, News, Red Carpet
Dec 20, 2014


The inaugural PEOPLE Magazine Awards were held at the Beverly Hilton this week and Press Pass LA was on the red carpet to bring you coverage of this star-studded event which captured a snapshot of the year in pop culture. The evening was hosted by Nick Cannon with performances by 5 Seconds of Summer, Maroon 5, Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams.

Presenters included Jeff Bridges, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Eric Dane, Josh Gad, Josh Groban, Ryan Guzman, Sean Hayes, John Krasinski, Elisabeth Moss, Ryan Phillippe, Nicole Richie, Melissa Rivers and Roselyn Sanchez. Check out our video to see who we caught up with on the red carpet!

The first ever PEOPLE Magazine Award winners are:

Movie Performance of the Year – Actress
Jennifer Aniston

Breakout Star of the Year
Billy Eichner

Television Performance of the Year – Actor
Jon Hamm

Comedy Star of the Year
Kevin Hart

Role Model
Kate Hudson

On Screen TV Couple of the Year
Mindy Kaling and Chris Messina,

Movie Performance of the Year – Actor
Michael Keaton

Model of the Year
Karlie Kloss


Television Performance of the Year – Actress
Lisa Kudrow

Triple Threat
Jennifer Lopez

Next Generation Star
Chloë Grace Moretz

Hero of the Year Award
Nora Sandigo

Style Icon recipient
Gwen Stefani

PEOPLE’s Sexiest Woman
Kate Upton

“The PEOPLE Magazine Awards” was produced by Dick Clark productions. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, Barry Adelman and Mark Shapiro from Dick Clark Productions are Executive Producers, along with Carol Donovan and Michael Dempsey. “The PEOPLE Magazine Awards” were sponsored by L’Oréal Paris and Kohl’s.


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