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Bullock Sweeps People's Choice Awards

Created: 01/09/2014 10:54 AM WDIO.com

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Sandra Bullock cleaned up at the 40th annual People's Choice Awards, taking home four trophies as the evening's top winner.

Bullock was named favorite movie, comedic and dramatic actress, and she shared the favorite movie duo award with "Gravity" co-star George Clooney.

Fans deemed Ellen DeGeneres their favorite daytime TV host, making her the woman who has won the most People's Choice Awards with a total of 14 trophies.

"Iron Man 3" scored three awards including Robert Downey Jr.'s nod as favorite action movie star. Justin Timberlake also nabbed three prizes, and the cast of "The Big Bang Theory" was named favorite TV comedy.

Jennifer Hudson received the humanitarian award for her work with children.

"2 Broke Girls" stars Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs hosted the show at the Nokia Theatre.

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