Doctor Strange 2 wins movie of the year at 2022 People's Choice Awards

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness was named The Movie of 2022 at the People's Choice Awards on Tuesday night.

The Marvel movie, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Elizabeth Olsen, won the biggest prize in the ceremony's movie categories, while the WandaVision actress won The Female Movie Star of 2022 and The Action Movie Star of 2022 for her return as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch.

Other winners in the movie categories included Top Gun: Maverick, The Adam Project and Don't Worry Darling, while Chris Hemsworth, Adam Sandler and Austin Butler won performance prizes for Thor: Love and Thunder, Hustle and Elvis, respectively.

Stranger Things was the big winner in the TV section, with the series winning The Show of 2022, The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show of 2022 and The Male TV Star of 2022 for Noah Schnapp.

Meanwhile, Taylor Swift continued her awards haul by scooping three prizes: The Female Artist of 2022, The Album of 2022 for Midnights, and The Music Video of 2022 for Anti-Hero.

Honorary awards were also given out during the show. Ryan Reynolds was honoured with The People's Icon Award, Lizzo was bestowed with The People's Champion Award, and Shania Twain was awarded The Music Icon prize and performed a medley of her most famous songs.

The 48th People's Choice Awards were hosted by Kenan Thompson at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California.

The full list of winners is as follows:


The Movie of 2022: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

The Comedy Movie of 2022: The Adam Project

The Action Movie of 2022: Top Gun: Maverick

The Drama Movie of 2022: Don't Worry Darling

The Male Movie Star of 2022: Chris Hemsworth, Thor: Love and Thunder

The Female Movie Star of 2022: Elizabeth Olsen, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

The Drama Movie Star of 2022: Austin Butler, Elvis

The Comedy Movie Star of 2022: Adam Sandler, Hustle

The Action Movie Star of 2022: Elizabeth Olsen, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness


The Show of 2022: Stranger Things

The Drama Show of 2022: Grey's Anatomy

The Comedy Show of 2022: Never Have I Ever

The Reality Show of 2022: The Kardashians

The Competition Show of 2022: The Voice

The Male TV star of 2022: Noah Schnapp, Stranger Things

The Female TV star of 2022: Ellen Pompeo, Grey's Anatomy

The Drama TV Star of 2022: Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

The Comedy TV Star of 2022: Selena Gomez, Only Murders in the Building

The Daytime Talk Show of 2022: The Kelly Clarkson Show

The Night Time Talk Show of 2022: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

The Competition Contestant of 2022: Selma Blair, Dancing with the Stars

The Reality TV Star of 2022: Khloé Kardashian, The Kardashians

The Bingeworthy Show of 2022: Dahmer - Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story

The Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show of 2022: Stranger Things


The Male Artist of 2022: Harry Styles

The Female Artist of 2022: Taylor Swift

The Group of 2022: BTS

The Song of 2022: About Damn Time, Lizzo

The Album of 2022: Midnights, Taylor Swift

The Country Artist of 2022: Carrie Underwood

The Latin Artist of 2022: Becky G

The New Artist of 2022: Latto

The Music Video of 2022: Anti-Hero, Taylor Swift

The Collaboration Song of 2022: Left And Right, Charlie Puth featuring Jungkook

The Concert Tour of 2022: BTS Permission To Dance On Stage

Pop Culture

The Social Celebrity of 2022: Selena Gomez

The Social Star of 2022: MrBeast

The Comedy Act of 2022: Kevin Hart: Reality Check

The Game Changer of 2022: Serena Williams

The Pop Podcast of 2022: Archetypes.