Ellen, Chris Colfer, 'The New Normal' and More Pick Up People's Choice Awards

The People’s Choice Awards, the first award show of the year, aired last night on CBS and several out stars and LGBT-inclusive series and films won their categories as voted on by the fans.

Ellen DeGeneres picked up an award for Favorite Daytime TV Host. She also presented Chris Colfer his trophy for Favorite Comedic TV Actor. Check out Ellen and Chris below.

Shonda Rhimes’ hit Grey’s Anatomy took the Favorite Network TV Drama title. Ryan Murphy’s The New Normal won Favorite New TV Comedy. The X Factor, which this season included an out contestant, took home Favorite Competition TV Show. MTV’s Awkward. picked up the award for Favorite Cable TV Comedy, while True Blood took Favorite Premium Cable TV Show. On the film side, The Perks of Being a Wallflower won Favorite Dramatic Movie. Congratulations to all the winners!

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