People's Choice Awards to Ellen and 'Star Wars'
January 11, 2006

The force was with "Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith," which was named favorite movie and favorite movie drama at Tuesday night's 32nd annual People's Choice Awards.

Ellen DeGeneres, Talk show host and TV star Jennifer Garner also won multiple awards. Garner, of TV's "Alias" and the action movie "Elektra," won female action star and female TV star.

DeGeneres won for favorite daytime talk show host and funny female star, the same awards she took home last year.

Johnny Depp  was named favorite male movie star, and  Sandra Bullock took female honors over Angelina Jolie and Nicole Kidman.

Brad Pitt again won as favorite leading man.

On TV, the top of the list included "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," "American Idol" and "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"

"My Name is Earl" received favorite new TV comedy and "Prison Break" got the favorite new TV drama after votes cast over the Internet during the live telecast and were tolled up for announcement.

The nominations were determined by editors at Entertainment Weekly, the People's Choice production team and a panel of pop culture fans. Winners were determined by Internet voting.