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Actress Jane Lynch To Host 42nd Annual People's Choice Awards

LOS ANGELES ( — Actress Jane Lynch will host the 42nd annual People's Choice Awards Wednesday night in downtown Los Angeles.

Performances during the ceremony will include Shawn Mendes and Jason Derulo.

Some of the presenters include Vin Diesel, Britney Spears, Christina Milian and Kate Hudson.

During the show, Ellen DeGeneres will be presented with a humanitarian award in recognition of her charitable work.

Here is a complete list of the nominees:

Favorite Movie: Avengers: "Age of Ultron", "Furious 7", "Inside Out", "Jurassic World" and "Pitch Perfect 2"

Favorite Movie Actor: Channing Tatum, Chris Pratt, Johnny Depp, Robert Downey, Jr. and Will Smith

Favorite Movie Actress: Anne Hathaway, Melissa McCarthy, Meryl Streep, Sandra Bullock and Scarlett Johansson

Favorite Action Movie: "Avengers: Age of Ultron", "The Divergent Series: Insurgent", "Furious 7", "Jurrasic World and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials"

Favorite Action Movie Actor: Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pratt, Dwayne Johnson, Robert Downey, Jr. and Vin Diesel

Favorite Action Movie Actress: Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt, Michelle Rodriguez, Scarlett Johansson and Shailene Woodley

Favorite Animated Movie Voice: Adam Sandler, Amy Poehler, Rihanna, Sandra Bullock and Selena Gomez

Favorite Comedic Movie: "The DUFF", "Pitch Perfect 2", "Spy", "Ted 2" and "Trainwreck"

Favorite Comedic Movie Actor: Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Mark Wahlberg, Robert De Niro and Will Ferrell

Favorite Comedic Movie Actress: Amy Schumer, Anna Kendrick, Melissa McCarthy, Rebel Wilson and Sofia Vergara

Favorite Dramatic Movie: "The Age of Adaline", "Fifty Shades of Grey", "The Longest Ride", "The Martian" and "Straight Outta Compton"

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor: Channing Tatum, George Clooney, Johnny Depp, Matt Damon and Will Smith

Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress: Blake Lively, Dakota Johnson, Jennifer Lopez, Kate Winslet and Rachel McAdams

Favorite Family Movie: "Cinderella", "Home", "Hotel Transylvania 2", "Inside Out" and "Minions"

Favorite Thriller Movie: "The Boy Next Door", "Insidious: Chapter 3", "Poltergeist", "Taken 3" and "Unfriended"

Favorite TV Show: "The Big Bang Theory", "Game of Thrones", "Grey's Anatomy", "The Voice" and "The Walking Dead"

Favorite Network TV Comedy: "2 Broke Girls", "The Big Bang Theory", "Mike & Molly", "Modern Family" and "New Girl"

Favorite Comedic TV Actor: Andy Samberg, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki and Matthew Perry

Favorite Comedic TV Actress: Anna Faris, Kaley Cuoco, Melissa McCarthy, Sofia Vergara and Zooey Deschanel

Favorite Network TV Drama: "Empire", "Gotham", "Grey's Anatomy", "How to Get Away With Murder" and "Scandal"

Favorite Dramatic TV Actor: Jesse Williams, Justin Chambers, Scott Foley, Taylor Kinney and Terrence Howard

Favorite Dramatic TV Actress: Ellen Pompeo, Kerry Washington, Sara Ramirez, Taraji P. Henson and Viola Davis

Favorite Cable TV Comedy: "Big Daddy", "Faking It", "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia", "Real Husbands of Hollywood" and "Young & Hungry"

Favorite Cable TV Drama: "Bates Motel", "The Fosters", "Pretty Little Liars", "Rizzoli & Isles" and "Suits"

Favorite Cable TV Actor: Adam DeVine, Christian Slater, Eric Dane, Kevin Hart and Taye Diggs

Favorite Cable TV Actress: Ashley Benson, Hilary Duff, Lucy Hale, Sasha Alexander and Shay Mitchell

Favorite Premium Cable TV Show: "Girls", "Homeland", "Masters of Sex", "Shameless" and "Veep"

Favorite Premium Cable TV Actor: Dwayne Johnson, Joshua Jackson, Justin Theroux, Matt LeBlanc and Nick Jonas

Favorite Premium Cable TV Actress: Claire Danes, Emmy Rossum, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Kristen Bell and Lisa Kudrow

Favorite TV Crime Drama: "Bones", "Castle", "Criminal Minds", "NCIS" and "Person of Interest"

Favorite Crime Drama TV Actor: Jim Caviezel, LL Cool J, Mark Harmon, Nathan Fillion and Shemar Moore

— Favorite Crime Drama TV Actress: Emily Deschanel, Lucy Liu, Mariska Hargitay, Pauley Perrette and Stana Katic

Favorite Network Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show: "Arrow", "Beauty and the Beast", "Once Upon a Time", "Supernatural" and "The Vampire Diaries"

Favorite Cable Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show: "American Horror Story", "Game of Thrones", "Outlander", "Teen Wolf" and "The Walking Dead"

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor: David Tennant, Ian Somerhalder, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins and Sam Heughan

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actress: Caitriona Balfe, Emilia Clarke, Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison and Lady Gaga

Favorite Competition TV Show: "America's Got Talent", "American Ninja Warrior", "Dancing with the Stars", "MasterChef" and "The Voice"

Favorite Daytime TV Host: Dr. Oz, Ellen DeGeneres, Rachael Ray, Steve Harvey and Wendy Williams

Favorite Daytime TV Hosting Team: Good Morning America, Live with Kelly and Michael, The Talk, Today and The View

Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host: Conan O'Brien, James Corden, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert

Favorite Streaming Series: "House of Cards", "The Mindy Project", "Orange is the New Black", "Transparent" and "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"

— Favorite Actor In A New TV Series: Chace Crawford, John Stamos, Josh Peck, Rob Lowe and Zachary Levi

— Favorite Actress In A New TV Series: Emma Roberts, Jamie Lee Curtis, Lea Michele, Marcia Gay Harden and Priyanka Chopra

Favorite Animated TV Show: "American Dad!", "Bob's Burger", "Family Guy", "The Simpson", and "SouthPark"

— Favorite New TV Comedy: "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend", "Dr. Ken", "Grandfathered", "The Grinder", "Life in Pieces", "The Muppets", "Scream Queens" and "Truth Be Told"

Favorite New TV Drama: "Bindspot", "Blood & Oil", "Code Black", "Heroes Reborn", "Limitless", "Minority Report", "The Player", "Quantico", "Rosewood", "Supergirl" and "Wicked City"

Favorite Male Artist: Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, Luke Bryan, Nick Jonas and The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist: Demi Lovato, Lana Del Ray, Madonna, Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift

— Favorite Group: Fall Out Boy, Fifth Harmony, Imagine Dragons, Maroon 5 and One  Direction

— Favorite Breakout Artist: Fetty Wap, Halsey, Shawn Mendes, Tori Kelly and The Weeknd

— Favorite Male County Artist: Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Keith Urban and Luke Bryan

Favorite Female Country Artist: Carrie Underwood, Cassadee Pope, Kacey Musgraves, Miranda Lambert and Reba McEntire

Favorite Country Group: The Band Perry, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town and Zac Brown Band

Favorite Pop Artist: Demi Lovato, Ed Sheeran, Kelly Clarkson, Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift

Favorite Hip-Hop Artist: Big Sean, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Nicki Minaj and Wiz Khalifa

Favorite R&B Artist: Chris Brown, Ciara, Janet Jackson, Ne-Yo and The Weeknd

Favorite Album: American Beauty/American Psycho by Fall Out Boy, Beauty Behind the Madness by the Weeknd, If You're Reading This It's Too Late by Drake, Smoke + Mirrors by Imagine Dragons and Title by Meghan Trainor

Favorite Song: "Bad Blood" by Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar, "Can't Feel My Face" by The Weeknd, "Love Me Like You Do" by Ellie Goulding, "See You Again" by Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth and "What Do You Mean?" by Justin Bieber

Favorite Music Icon: Madonna, Paul McCartney, Prince, Steven Tyler and Stevie Wonder

Favorite Social Media Celebrity: Anna Kendrick, Beyoncé, Britney Spears, Dwayne Johnson and Taylor Swift

Favorite Social Media Star: Cameron Dallas, Frankie Grande, Lele Pons, Matt Bellassai and Nash Grier

Favorite Mobile Game: Candy Crush Saga, Despicable Me: Minion Rush, Fruit Ninja, Plants vs. Zombies and Temple Run

Favorite Video Game: Batman: Arkham Knight, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Grand Theft Auto V, Minecraft and Super Smash Bros.

Favorite YouTube Star: Connor Franta, Grace Helbig, Jenna Marbles, Miranda Sings and Tyler Oakley

— The Seriously Popular™ Award: Bella Thorne, Cara Delevingne, Kylie Jenner, Maddie Ziegler and Ruby Rose

The ceremony will be presented live on CBS at 9 p.m. PST from Microsoft Theatre L.A. Live in downtown Los Angeles.

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