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Jamie Dornan's Fifty Shades of Grey, Game of Thrones and The Avengers in bid for People's Choice Awards

One Direction, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran and The Weeknd will also battle it out

By Claire Williamson

Published 03/11/2015

Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
(Left - right) Sam Taylor-Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson and E L James attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
Jamelia attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
Eddie Boxshall and Denise Van Outen attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
Dakota Johnson signs autographs for fans attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
Kate Garraway attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
(Left - right) Esmee Denters, Steve McCrorie, Lucy O'Bryne and Joe Woolfrod from The Voice UK attending the UK premiere of Fifty Shades of Grey at the Odeon Leicester Square, London.
British band Vaults pose for photographers ahead of the UK Premiere of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in central London on February 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEALLEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
British director Sam Taylor-Johnson (R), British actor Jamie Dornan (2nd R), US actress Dakota Johnson (2nd L) and British author E.L James (L) pose for photographers ahead of the UK Premiere of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in central London on February 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEALLEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
US actress Dakota Johnson (L) is hugged by British author E.L James (R) ahead of the UK Premiere of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in central London on February 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEALLEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
A lone protester holds up a placard as talent arrives for the UK Premiere of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in central London on February 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEALLEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
A lone protester holds up a placard as talent arrives for the UK Premiere of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in central London on February 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEALLEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
US actress Dakota Johnson poses for photographers ahead of the UK Premiere of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in central London on February 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEALLEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Dakota Johnson attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Director Sam Taylor-Johnson (L) and Aaron Taylor-Johnson attend the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: (L-R) Director Sam Taylor-Johnson, actors Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson and author E.L. James attend the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: (L-R) Esmee Denters, Steve McCrorie, Lucy O'Bryne and Joe Woolfrod from The Voice UK attend the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Sadie Frost attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Kate Garraway attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Ashley Roberts attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Author E. L. James attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Vaults attend the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Dakota Johnson attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Dakota Johnson attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Maria Menounos attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Director Sam Taylor-Johnson (L) and Aaron Taylor-Johnson attend the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan attend the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Lizzie Cundy attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Jamelia attends the UK Premiere of "Fifty Shades Of Grey" at Odeon Leicester Square on February 12, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)
A protester holds a placard as people arrive to watch the film "Fifty Shades of Grey" on its opening day in Los Angeles on February 12, 2015. "Fifty Shades of Grey", the long-anticipated movie version of the bestselling erotic novel, began its worldwide rollout opening in theatres across France, Germany, Belgium and Serbia, days ahead of its key target territory the United States. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTONMARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images
Women pose for photos in front of a poster advertising the movie "Fifty Shades of Grey" on its opening day in Los Angeles on February 12, 2015. The long-anticipated movie version of the bestselling erotic novel began its worldwide rollout opening in theatres across France, Germany, Belgium and Serbia, days ahead of its key target territory the United States. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTONMARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images

Fifty Shades of Grey starring Holywood's Jamie Dornan will battle it out for best dramatic movie at this year's People's Choice Awards.

Superhero blockbuster Avengers: Age of Ultron, medical drama Grey's Anatomy and singer The Weeknd have scored the most nominations for the People's Choice Awards.

<< scroll down for full list of nominations >>

Meanwhile Game of Thrones - which is filmed in Northern Ireland- has picked up nominations for Favourite TV Show and favourite Cable Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV show.

Jamie Dornan's co-star in Fifty Shades has been shortlisted in the Favourite Dramatic Movie Actress category while the Co Down man missed out on a place in the male category.

The Avengers sequel picked up seven nods for prizes voted for by fans, including nominations for stars Robert Downey Jr, Chris Hemsworth and Scarlett Johansson.

The film is nominated for favourite movie alongside Fast and Furious 7, Inside Out, Jurassic World and Pitch Perfect 2, as well as favourite action movie, competing against Insurgent, Fast and Furious 7, Jurassic World and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials.

Avengers star Downey Jr, who plays Iron Man in the Marvel franchise, will compete for favourite movie actor, as well as favourite action movie actor alongside his co-star Hemsworth.

Johansson is nominated for favourite movie actress, alongside Anne Hathaway, Meryl Streep, Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock. She is also nominated for favourite action movie actress for her role as the Black Widow in the blockbuster series.

The Weeknd, who scored a huge hit this summer with his single I Can't Feel My Face, received five nods. He will compete against British musician Ed Sheeran for favourite male artist, alongside Justin Bieber, Nick Jonas and country singer Luke Bryan.

Sheeran is also nominated for favourite pop artist in a category dominated by female singers. He will face off against Demi Lovato, Kelly Clarkson, Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift.

Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in Fifty Shades of Grey. Photo: Focus Features
Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in Fifty Shades of Grey. Photo: Focus Features
Jamie Dornan in Fifty Shades of Grey. Photo: Focus Features
Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey
The Fifty Shades Of Grey film has been given an 18 certificate by the BBFC with no cuts (Universal)
A scene from Fifty Shades
Anastasia meets Christian's parents in new steamy trailer for Fifty Shades Of Grey aired during Golden Globes
Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan in Fifty Shades of Grey. Photo: Focus Features
Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan star in Fifty Shades Of Grey
The Fifty Shades Of Grey movie hints at sadomasochistic themes
Dakota Johnson plays Anastasia Steele in Fifty Shades Of Grey
Jamie Dornan stars as Christian Grey in Fifty Shades Of Grey (Universal Pictures)

Veteran singer Madonna is nominated for both favourite music icon, which pits her against Paul McCartney, Prince, Steven Tyler, and Stevie Wonder, and favourite female artist, against Demi Lovato, Lana Del Rey, Selena Gomez, and Taylor Swift.

One Direction will vie for the favourite group award with Fall Out Boy, Fifth Harmony, Imagine Dragons and Maroon 5.

The winners of the People's Choice Awards will be announced at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles on January 7, 2016.

The main nomination categories are:

 Favourite Movie:

 Avengers: Age of Ultron

 Furious 7

 Inside Out

 Jurassic World

 Pitch Perfect 2

 Favourite Movie Actor:

 Channing Tatum

 Chris Pratt

 Johnny Depp

 Robert Downey, Jr.

 Will Smith

 Favourite Movie Actress:

 Anne Hathaway

 Melissa McCarthy

 Meryl Streep

 Sandra Bullock

 Scarlett Johansson

 Favourite Action Movie:

 Avengers: Age of Ultron

 The Divergent Series: Insurgent

 Furious 7

 Jurassic World

 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

 Favourite Action Movie Actor:

 Chris Hemsworth

 Chris Pratt

 Dwayne Johnson

 Robert Downey, Jr.

 Vin Diesel

 Favourite Action Movie Actress:

 Charlize Theron

 Emily Blunt

 Michelle Rodriguez

 Scarlett Johansson

 Shailene Woodley

 Favourite Animated Movie Voice:

 Adam Sandler

 Amy Poehler

 Rihanna

 Sandra Bullock

 Selena Gomez

 Favourite Comedic Movie:

 The DUFF

 Pitch Perfect 2

 Spy

 Ted 2

 Trainwreck

 Favourite Comedic Movie Actor:

 Jack Black

 Kevin Hart

 Mark Wahlberg

 Robert De Niro

 Will Ferrell

 Favourite Comedic Movie Actress:

 Amy Schumer

 Anna Kendrick

 Melissa McCarthy

 Rebel Wilson

 Sofia Vergara

 Favourite Dramatic Movie:

 The Age of Adaline

 Fifty Shades of Grey

 The Longest Ride

 The Martian

 Straight Outta Compton

 Favourite Dramatic Movie Actor:

 Channing Tatum

 George Clooney

 Johnny Depp

 Matt Damon

 Will Smith

 Favourite Dramatic Movie Actress:

 Blake Lively

 Dakota Johnson

 Jennifer Lopez

 Kate Winslet

 Rachel McAdams

 Favourite Family Movie:

 Cinderella

 Home

 Hotel Transylvania 2

 Inside Out

 Minions

 Favourite Thriller Movie:

 The Boy Next Door

 Insidious: Chapter 3

 Poltergeist

 Taken 3

 Unfriended

 Favourite TV Show:

 The Big Bang Theory

 Game of Thrones

 Grey's Anatomy

 The Voice

 The Walking Dead

 Favourite Network TV Comedy:

 2 Broke Girls

 The Big Bang Theory

 Mike & Molly

 Modern Family

 New Girl

 Favourite Comedic TV Actor:

 Andy Samberg

 Jesse Tyler Ferguson

 Jim Parsons

 Johnny Galecki

 Matthew Perry

 Favourite Comedic TV Actress:

 Anna Faris

 Kaley Cuoco

 Melissa McCarthy

 Sofia Vergara

 Zooey Deschanel

 Favourite Network TV Drama:

 Empire

 Gotham

 Grey's Anatomy

 How To Get Away With Murder

 Scandal

 Favourite Dramatic TV Actor:

 Jesse Williams

 Justin Chambers

 Scott Foley

 Taylor Kinney

 Terrence Howard

 Favourite Dramatic TV Actress:

 Ellen Pompeo

 Kerry Washington

 Sara Ramirez

 Taraji P. Henson

 Viola Davis

 Favourite Cable TV Comedy:

 Baby Daddy

 Faking It

 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

 Real Husbands of Hollywood

 Young & Hungry

 Favourite Cable TV Drama:

 Bates Motel

 The Fosters

 Pretty Little Liars

 Rizzoli & Isles

 Suits

 Favourite Cable TV Actor:

 Adam DeVine

 Christian Slater

 Eric Dane

 Kevin Hart

 Taye Diggs

 Favourite Cable TV Actress:

 Ashley Benson

 Hilary Duff

 Lucy Hale

 Sasha Alexander

 Shay Mitchell

 Favourite Premium Cable TV Show:

 Girls

 Homeland

 Masters of Sex

 Shameless

 Veep

 Favourite Premium Cable TV Actor:

 Dwayne Johnson

 Joshua Jackson

 Justin Theroux

 Matt LeBlanc

 Nick Jonas

 Favourite Premium Cable TV Actress:

 Claire Danes

 Emmy Rossum

 Julia Louis-Dreyfus

 Kristen Bell

 Lisa Kudrow

 Favourite TV Crime Drama:

 Bones

 Castle

 Criminal Minds

 NCIS

 Person of Interest

 Favourite Crime Drama TV Actor:

 Jim Caviezel

 LL Cool J

 Mark Harmon

 Nathan Fillion

 Shemar Moore

 Favourite Crime Drama TV Actress:

 Emily Deschanel

 Lucy Liu

 Mariska Hargitay

 Pauley Perrette

 Stana Katic

 Favourite Network Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show:

 Arrow

 Beauty and the Beast

 Once Upon a Time

 Supernatural

 The Vampire Diaries

 Favourite Cable Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show:

 American Horror Story

 Game of Thrones

 Outlander

 Teen Wolf

 The Walking Dead

 Favourite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor:

 David Tennant

 Ian Somerhalder

 Jensen Ackles

 Misha Collins

 Sam Heughan

 Favourite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actress:

 Caitriona Balfe

 Emilia Clarke

 Ginnifer Goodwin

 Jennifer Morrison

 Lady Gaga

 Favourite Animated TV Show:

 American Dad!

 Bob's Burger

 Family Guy

 The Simpsons

 South Park

 Favourite Male Artist:

 Ed Sheeran

 Justin Bieber

 Luke Bryan

 Nick Jonas

 The Weeknd

 Favourite Female Artist:

 Demi Lovato

 Lana Del Rey

 Madonna

 Selena Gomez

 Taylor Swift

 Favourite Group:

 Fall Out Boy

 Fifth Harmony

 Imagine Dragons

 Maroon 5

 One Direction

 Favourite Breakout Artist:

 Fetty Wap

 Halsey

 Shawn Mendes

 Tori Kelly

 The Weeknd

 Favourite Male Country Artist:

 Blake Shelton

 Brad Paisley

 Dierks Bentley

 Keith Urban

 Luke Bryan

 Favourite Female Country Artist:

 Carrie Underwood

 Cassadee Pope

 Kacey Musgraves

 Miranda Lambert

 Reba McEntire

 Favourite Country Group:

 The Band Perry

 Florida Georgia Line

 Lady Antebellum

 Little Big Town

 Zac Brown Band

 Favourite Pop Artist:

 Demi Lovato

 Ed Sheeran

 Kelly Clarkson

 Selena Gomez

 Taylor Swift

 Favourite Hip-Hop Artist:

 Big Sean

 Drake

 Kendrick Lamar

 Nicki Minaj

 Wiz Khalifa

 Favourite R&B Artist:

 Chris Brown

 Ciara

 Janet Jackson

 Ne-Yo

 The Weeknd

 Favourite 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

 Title by Meghan Trainor

 Favourite Song:

 Bad Blood by Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar

 Can't Feel My Face by The Weeknd

 Love Me Like You Do by Ellie Goulding

 See You Again by Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth

 What Do You Mean? by Justin Bieber

 Favourite Music Icon:

 Madonna

 Paul McCartney

 Prince

 Steven Tyler

 Stevie Wonder

 Favourite Social Media Celebrity:

 Anna Kendrick

 Beyonce

 Britney Spears

 Dwayne Johnson

 Taylor Swift.

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