LOS ANGELES - "Gravity" star Sandra Bullock, chart-topping singer Justin Timberlake and blockbuster "Iron Man 3" were the biggest winners at the public-voted People's Choice awards show Wednesday
On the small screen, hit comedy "The Big Bang Theory" and drama "The Good Wife" were among the top winners, while actors earning prizes included Chris Colfer, star of "Glee" which started the night with most nominations.
Britney Spears was named favorite pop artist, while singer and actress Jennifer Hudson won hearts with an emotional speech in accepting a humanitarian award.
The People's Choice awards kick off the main phase of Hollywood's annual awards season, as Tinseltown prepares to gather for the Golden Globes on Sunday, the Grammys in two weeks before the Oscars climax on March 2.
Bullock, who is tipped for multiple awards in the next month or two for her turn in 3D space spectacular "Gravity," picked up four awards Thursday including favorite movie actress.
She also won a share of favorite movie duo with "Gravity" co-star George Clooney, favorite comedy movie actress and favorite drama movie actress.