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Ellen DeGeneres Takes Home 3 People's Choice Awards, Makes History

The comedian now has a career total of 20 People's Choice wins

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    Ellen DeGeneres, winner of the awards for favorite animated movie voice, favorite daytime TV host, and favorite comedic collaboration, speaks on stage at the People's Choice Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. Pictured in the background are DeGeneres' previous People's Choice awards, making her the most decorated People's Choice Award winner in the show's history.

    Ellen DeGeneres set a record at the People's Choice Awards, becoming the winningest entertainer in the show's history.

    DeGeneres picked up three trophies at Wednesday's ceremony, for Favorite Daytime TV Host ("The Ellen DeGeneres Show"), Favorite Animated Movie Voice ("Finding Dory") and Favorite Comedic Collaboration ("Mall Mischief" with Britney Spears). That gave her a career total of 20 People's Choice wins.

    Other stars taking home crystal statuettes this year included Jennifer Lopez, Johnny Depp, Sofia Vergara, Kevin Hart, Melissa McCarthy and Justin Timberlake. Tyler Perry received the humanitarian award at the show, hosted by Joel McHale at the Microsoft Theatre and broadcast on CBS.

    A selected list of winners follows:

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    Movie: "Finding Dory"

    Movie actor: Ryan Reynolds

    Movie actress: Jennifer Lawrence

    Action movie: "Deadpool"

    Action movie actor: Robert Downey, Jr.

    Action movie actress: Margot Robbie

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    Animated movie voice: Ellen DeGeneres, "Finding Dory"

    Comedic movie actor: Kevin Hart

    Comedic movie actress: Melissa McCarthy

    Dramatic movie actor: Tom Hanks

    Dramatic movie actress: Blake Lively

    Movie icon: Johnny Depp

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    TV show: "Outlander"

    Network TV comedy: "The Big Bang Theory"

    Comedic TV actor: Jim Parsons

    Comedic TV actress: Sofia Vergara

    Network TV drama: "Grey's Anatomy"

    TV crime drama: "Criminal Minds"

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    TV crime drama actor: Mark Harmon

    TV crime drama actress: Jennifer Lopez

    Competition TV show: "The Voice"

    Daytime TV host: Ellen DeGeneres

    Late night talk show host: Jimmy Fallon

    Male music artist: Justin Timberlake

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    Female music artist: Britney Spears

    Group: Fifth Harmony

    Male country artist: Blake Shelton

    Female country artist: Carrie Underwood

    Country group: Little Big Town

    Hip-hop artist: G-Eazy

    R&B artist: Rihanna

    Song: "Can't Fight the Feeling," Justin Timberlake

    Social media celebrity: Britney Spears

    Humanitarian: Tyler Perry