Downey defeats many stars in 2015 People?s Choice Awards


The winners of 2015 People?s Choice Awards have been revealed. During the ceremony which took place on Wednesday, January 7, winners from various categories in movie, TV and music were announced. In movie category, Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans were among those who took home trophies. The Iron Man depicter was honored with the Favorite Movie Actor and Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor trophies, while his teammate in ?The Avengers? won Favorite Action Movie Actor award.

Downey won his Favorite Movie Actor gong from the annual awards show after defeating other stars including Brad Pitt, Channing Tatum, Hugh Jackman and Mark Wahlberg. ?This is perfect for me because I love people, I?m crazy about movies, and I prefer people who love my movies,? he said in his speech.


The Captain America depicter, meanwhile, beat Denzel Washington, Hugh Jackman, Liam Neeson and Mark Wahlberg for the trophy. ?Thank you. I don?t win stuff, so this is kinda cool,? the ?Snowpiercer? star said onstage. ?Thank you to the people who love movies, who see movies, who are passionate about movies. Without you guys, I?m lost, so thank you for giving me a purpose. I?ll say forty percent of the votes were my mom, but the other sixty percent? I?m eternally grateful, so thank you,? he joked.

Jennifer Lawrence was also big winner as she took home Favorite Movie Actress and Favorite Action Movie Actress trophies. Additionally, Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress trophy was handed to Chloe Moretz that night.

Anna Faris and Allison Janney hosted the show which took place at the Nokia Theatre in L.A. Other winners in movie section included ?Maleficent? (Favorite Movie, Favorite Family Movie), ?Divergent? (Favorite Action Movie), ?22 Jump Street? (Favorite Comedic Movie) and ?The Fault in Our Stars? (Favorite Dramatic Movie).

2015 People?s Choice Awards Winners in Movie:

Favorite Movie: ?Maleficent?Favorite Movie Actor: Robert Downey Jr.Favorite Movie Actress: Jennifer LawrenceFavorite Movie Duo: Shailene Woodley & Theo James (?Divergent?)Favorite Action Movie: ?Divergent?Favorite Action Movie Actor: Chris EvansFavorite Action Movie Actress: Jennifer LawrenceFavorite Comedic Movie: ?22 Jump Street?Favorite Comedic Movie Actor: Adam SandlerFavorite Comedic Movie Actress: Melissa McCarthyFavorite Dramatic Movie: ?The Fault in Our Stars?Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor: Robert Downey Jr.Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress: Chloe MoretzFavorite Family Movie: ?Maleficent?Favorite Thriller Movie: ?Gone Girl?


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