Glee, Vampire Diaries Lead People's Choice Noms

Glee and The Vampire Diaries topped the list of nominees for the 2012 People’s Choice Awards.

Fox’s high-school musical received seven nominations, including Favorite Network TV Comedy, two nods for Favorite TV Comedy Actress (Lea Michele and Jane Lynch), and two for Favorite TV Comedy Actor (Chris Colfer and Cory Monteith). Gywneth Paltrow and Kristin Chenoweth were also recognized for Glee in the Favorite TV Guest Star category.

The CW’s Vampire Diaries netted four nominations, while Bones, Grey’s Anatomy, How I Met Your Mother and The Big Bang Theory all got three, including one for Big Bang star Kaley Cuoco, who was recently announced as host of the 2012 People’s Choice telecast.

Fans can vote for their favorites beginning today through Dec. 6 at the official People’s Choice Awards site and via Facebook, Twitter and mobile device. The Favorite New TV Drama and Favorite New TV Comedy races will remain open until the night of show, airing live Jan. 11 at 9/8c on CBS.

And the major TV nominees are…

Favorite Network TV Drama
The Good Wife
Grey’s Anatomy
House
Supernatural
The Vampire Diaries

Favorite TV Drama Actor
David Boreanaz, Bones
Hugh Laurie, House
Ian Somerhalder, The Vampire Diaries
Nathan Fillion, Castle
Patrick Dempsey, Grey’s Anatomy

Favorite TV Drama Actress
Blake Lively, Gossip Girl
Ellen Pompeo, Grey’s Anatomy
Emily Deschanel, Bones
Eva Longoria, Desperate Housewives
Nina Dobrev, The Vampire Diaries

Favorite Cable TV Drama
Dexter
Game of Thrones
Pretty Little Liars
True Blood
White Collar

Favorite Network TV Comedy
The Big Bang Theory
Glee
How I Met Your Mother
Modern Family
Two and a Half Men

Favorite TV Comedy Actor
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Chris Colfer, Glee
Cory Monteith, Glee
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother

Favorite TV Comedy Actress
Courteney Cox, Cougar Town
Jane Lynch, Glee
Kaley Cuoco, The Big Bang Theory
Lea Michele, Glee
Tina Fey, 30 Rock

Favorite Cable TV Comedy
Hot in Cleveland
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Nurse Jackie
Royal Pains
Weeds

Favorite TV Competition Show
American Idol
America’s Got Talent
Dancing With The Stars
So You Think You Can Dance
The Voice

Favorite TV Crime Drama
Bones
Castle
Criminal Minds
CSI
NCIS

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show
Fringe
Supernatural
True Blood
The Vampire Diaries
The Walking Dead

Favorite Daytime TV Host
Al Roker, Anne Curry, Matt Lauer, Natalie Morales, Savannah Guthrie, The Today Show
Anderson Cooper, Anderson
Ellen DeGeneres, The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Kelly Ripa, Regis Philbin, Live With Regis & Kelly
Rachael Ray, Rachael Ray Show

Favorite Late Night TV Host
Conan O’Brien, Conan
David Letterman, Late Show With David Letterman
Jay Leno, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
Jimmy Fallon, Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Kimmel Live

Favorite TV Guest Star
Gwyneth Paltrow, Glee
Jim Carrey, The Office
Katy Perry, How I Met Your Mother
Kristin Chenoweth, Glee
Michael J. Fox, The Good Wife

Favorite TV Celeb Reality Star
Gene Simmons
Giuliana Rancic
Kathy Griffin
Kim Kardashian
Tia and Tamera Mowry

Favorite New TV Drama
A Gifted Man
Grimm
Hart of Dixie
Once Upon A Time
Pan Am
Person of Interest
Prime Suspect
Revenge
Ringer
The Secret Circle
Terra Nova
Unforgettable

Favorite New TV Comedy
2 Broke Girls
Allen Gregory
Last Man Standing
Man Up!
New Girl
Suburgatory
Up All Night
Whitney

A full list of nominees can be found here.