The 37th PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS, which took place at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles last night (5th January 2010), saw rapper Eminem scoop four prizes including both 'Favourite Male Artist' and 'Favourite Hip Hop Artist', reports the UK's Metro newspaper. Elsewhere, Katy Perry, who wore a dazzling electric blue, pink, and white dress, was voted 'Favourite Female Artist' and 'Favourite Online Sensation'.
This year's awards had received over 175 million public votes, and there was big wins for actor Johnny Depp for his role in the action movie 'The Tourist', as well as for Adam Sandler who scooped the prize for 'Favourite Comedic Star award'. The comedian was sporting a black eye as he received the award from Jennifer Aniston, an injury which he says was sustained during a game of basketball. The evening's movie categories were dominated by the TWILIGHT franchise, which won 'Favourite Film', 'Favourite Drama', and 'Favourite On-Screen Team', Kristen Stewart also received the award for 'Favourite Movie Actress'.
Justin Bieber, the 16-year-old sensation who was tipped to win big at the ceremony, walked away empty handed after losing out in the 'Favourite Video' category to EMINEM and then in the 'Breakout Artist' category to his rumoured girlfriend Selena Gomez. The star-studded bash was hosted by the R&B star Queen Latifah.