BTS, ‘Squid Game’ win at 2021 People’s Choice Awards

Published December 8, 2021, 1:19 PM

by Jonathan Hicap

K-pop superstars BTS and Netflix’s global hit Korean series “Squid Game” won at the 2021 People’s Choice Awards (PCA), held on Dec. 7 (Dec. 8 in the Philippines) at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California.

BTS won in all categories they were nominated in. They won The Group of 2021 award over Coldplay, Dan + Shay, Imagine Dragons, Jonas Brothers, Maroon 5, Migos and twenty one pilots.

BTS and “Squid Game” (Twitter, Netflix)

BTS’ “Butter” also bagged The Song of 2021, winning against “Bad Habits” of Ed Sheeran, “Easy On Me” of Adele, “good 4 u” of Olivia Rodrigo, “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” of Lil Nas X, “Peaches” of Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon, “STAY” of The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber and “Up” Cardi B.

“Butter” won The Music Video of 2021, edging out Easy On Me” by Adele, “good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo, “LOCATION” by KAROL G, Anuel AA and J Balvin, “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name),” by Lil Nas X, “My Universe” by Coldplay X BTS, “Peaches” by Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon and “STAY” by The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber.

Meanwhile, “Squid Game” bagged The Bingeworthy Show of 2021 award, defeating  “Cobra Kai,” “Loki,” “Mare of Easttown,” “Outer Banks,” “Sex/Life,” “Ted Lasso” and “The White Lotus.”

K-pop boy band TOMORROW X TOGETHER got nominated for The New Artist of 2021, which was won by Olivia Rodrigo. 

Here is the complete list of winners at the 2021 People’s Choice Awards:

People’s Champion Award – Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Fashion Icon Award – Kim Kardashian

Music Icon Award – Christina Aguilera

People’s Icon of 2021 – Halle Berry

MUSIC

THE GROUP OF 2021

WINNER- BTS

Coldplay

Dan + Shay

Imagine Dragons

Jonas Brothers

Maroon 5

Migos

twenty one pilots

THE SONG OF 2021

WINNER- “Butter,” BTS

“Bad Habits,” Ed Sheeran

“Easy On Me,” Adele

“good 4 u,” Olivia Rodrigo

“MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name),” Lil Nas X

“Peaches,” Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon

“STAY,” The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

“Up,” Cardi B

THE MUSIC VIDEO OF 2021

WINNER – “Butter,” BTS

“Easy On Me,” Adele

“good 4 u,” Olivia Rodrigo

“LOCATION,” KAROL G, Anuel AA, J Balvin

“MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name),” Lil Nas X

“My Universe,” Coldplay X BTS

“Peaches,” Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon

“STAY,” The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

THE NEW ARTIST OF 2021

WINNER – Olivia Rodrigo

24kGoldn

Bella Poarch

Giveon

Rauw Alejandro

Tate McRae

The Kid LAROI

TOMORROW X TOGETHER

THE MALE ARTIST OF 2021

WINNER – Lil Nas X

Bad Bunny

Drake

Ed Sheeran

Justin Bieber

Luke Combs

Shawn Mendes

The Weeknd

THE FEMALE ARTIST OF 2021

WINNER – Adele

Billie Eilish

Cardi B

Doja Cat

Halsey

Megan Thee Stallion

Olivia Rodrigo

Saweetie

THE ALBUM OF 2021

WINNER – Sour, Olivia Rodrigo

Certified Lover Boy, Drake

Culture III, Migos

Happier Than Ever, Billie Eilish

Justice, Justin Bieber

MONTERO, Lil Nas X

Planet Her, Doja Cat

star-crossed, Kacey Musgraves

THE COUNTRY ARTIST OF 2021

WINNER – Blake Shelton

Carrie Underwood

Dan + Shay

Kacey Musgraves

Kane Brown

Luke Bryan

Luke Combs

Miranda Lambert

THE LATIN ARTIST OF 2021

WINNER- Bad Bunny

Anuel AA

Becky G

Daddy Yankee

J Balvin

KAROL G

Maluma

Natti Natasha

THE COLLABORATION OF 2021

WINNER – “STAY,” The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

“Best Friend,” Saweetie feat. Doja Cat

“INDUSTRY BABY,” Lil Nas X & Jack Harlow

“Kiss Me More,” Doja Cat feat. SZA

“Leave The Door Open,” Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak)

“Peaches,” Justin Bieber feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon

“Way 2 Sexy,” Drake feat. Future & Young Thug

“You Right,” Doja Cat & The Weeknd

MOVIES

THE MOVIE OF 2021

WINNER – “Black Widow”

“Coming 2 America”

“F9: The Fast Saga”

“Dune”

“No Time To Die”

“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”

“The Tomorrow War”

“Venom: Let There Be Carnage”

THE COMEDY MOVIE OF 2021

WINNER – “Free Guy”

“Coming 2 America”

“He’s All That”

“Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard”

“Jungle Cruise”

“Space Jam: A New Legacy”

“Thunder Force”

“Vacation Friends”

THE ACTION MOVIE OF 2021

WINNER – “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”

“Black Widow”

“F9: The Fast Saga”

“Godzilla vs. Kong”

“No Time To Die”

“The Suicide Squad”

“The Tomorrow War”

“Venom: Let There Be Carnage”

THE DRAMA MOVIE OF 2021

WINNER – “Cruella”

“A Quiet Place Part II”

“Dune”

“Fatherhood”

“Halloween Kills”

“In The Heights”

“Old”

“Respect”

THE FAMILY MOVIE OF 2021

WINNER – “Luca”

“Cinderella”

“Raya and the Last Dragon”

“The Boss Baby: Family Business”

“The Mitchells vs. the Machines”

“Tom and Jerry”

“Vivo”

“Yes Day”

THE MALE MOVIE STAR OF 2021

WINNER- Dwayne Johnson, “Jungle Cruise”

Chris Pratt, “The Tomorrow War”

Daniel Craig, “No Time To Die”

Eddie Murphy, “Coming 2 America”

John Cena, “F9: The Fast Saga”

Ryan Reynolds, “Free Guy”

Simu Liu, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”

Vin Diesel, “F9: The Fast Saga”

THE FEMALE MOVIE STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Scarlett Johansson, “Black Widow”

Awkwafina, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”

Charlize Theron, “F9: The Fast Saga”

Florence Pugh, “Black Widow”

Jennifer Hudson, “Respect”

Leslie Jones, “Coming 2 America”

Margot Robbie, “The Suicide Squad”

Salma Hayek, “Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard”

THE DRAMA MOVIE STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Kevin Hart, “Fatherhood”

Anthony Ramos, “In The Heights”

Emily Blunt, “A Quiet Place Part II”

Emma Stone, “Cruella”

Jamie Lee Curtis, “Halloween Kills”

Jason Momoa, “Dune”

Jennifer Hudson, “Respect”

Timothée Chalamet, “Dune”

THE COMEDY MOVIE STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Dwayne Johnson, “Jungle Cruise”

Eddie Murphy, “Coming 2 America”

Emily Blunt, “Jungle Cruise”

Leslie Jones, “Coming 2 America”

Melissa McCarthy, “Thunder Force”

Octavia Spencer, “Thunder Force”

Ryan Reynolds, “Free Guy”

Salma Hayek, “Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard”

THE ACTION MOVIE STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Simu Liu, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”

Charlize Theron, “F9: The Fast Saga”

Chris Pratt, “The Tomorrow War”

Daniel Craig,” No Time To Die”

Florence Pugh, “Black Widow”

John Cena, “F9: The Fast Saga”

Scarlett Johansson, “Black Widow”

Vin Diesel, “F9: The Fast Saga”

TV

THE BINGEWORTHY SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “Squid Game”

“Cobra Kai”

“Loki”

“Mare of Easttown”

“Outer Banks”

“Sex/Life”

“Ted Lasso”

“The White Lotus”

THE SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “Loki”

“Cobra Kai”

“Grey’s Anatomy”

“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”

“Saturday Night Live”

“The Bachelor”

“This Is Us”

“WandaVision”

THE DRAMA SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “Grey’s Anatomy”

“Outer Banks”

“9-1-1”

“Cobra Kai”

“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”

“The Equalizer”

“The Walking Dead”

“This Is Us”

THE COMEDY SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “Never Have I Ever”

“Brooklyn Nine-Nine”

“Grown-ish”

“Only Murders in the Building”

“Saturday Night Live”

“Ted Lasso”

“The Upshaws”

“Young Rock”

THE REALITY SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “Keeping Up with the Kardashians”

“90 Day Fiancé”

“Bachelor In Paradise”

“Below Deck”

“Jersey Shore: Family Vacation”

“Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta”

“The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”

“The Real Housewives of Atlanta”

THE COMPETITION SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “The Voice”

“America’s Got Talent”

“American Idol”

“Dancing With The Stars”

“RuPaul’s Drag Race”

“The Bachelor”

“The Bachelorette”

“The Masked Singer”

THE MALE TV STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Tom Hiddleston, “Loki”

Anthony Mackie, “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier”

Chase Stokes, “Outer Banks”

Dwayne Johnson, “Young Rock”

Jason Sudeikis, “Ted Lasso”

Kenan Thompson, “Saturday Night Live”

Norman Reedus, “The Walking Dead”

Sterling K. Brown, “This Is Us”

THE FEMALE TV STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Ellen Pompeo, “Grey’s Anatomy”

Angela Bassett, “9-1-1”

Elizabeth Olsen, “WandaVision”

Kathryn Hahn, “WandaVision”

Mandy Moore, “This Is Us”

Mariska Hargitay, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”

Queen Latifah, “The Equalizer”

Yara Shahidi, “Grown-ish”

THE DRAMA TV STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Chase Stokes, “Outer Banks”

Norman Reedus, “The Walking Dead”

Angela Bassett, “9-1-1”

Ellen Pompeo, “Grey’s Anatomy”

Mandy Moore, “This Is Us”

Mariska Hargitay, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”

Queen Latifah, “The Equalizer”

Sterling K. Brown, “This Is Us”

THE COMEDY TV STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Selena Gomez, “Only Murders in the Building”

Andy Samberg, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”

Dwayne Johnson, “Young Rock”

Jason Sudeikis, “Ted Lasso”

Kenan Thompson, “Saturday Night Live”

Steve Martin, “Only Murders in the Building”

Wanda Sykes, “The Upshaws”

Yara Shahidi, “Grown-ish”

THE DAYTIME TALK SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”

“Good Morning America”

“Live with Kelly and Ryan”

“Red Table Talk”

“The Kelly Clarkson Show”

“The View”

“The Wendy Williams Show”

“TODAY”

THE NIGHTTIME TALK SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

“Full Frontal with Samantha Bee”

“Jimmy Kimmel Live!”

“Last Week Tonight with John Oliver”

“Late Night With Seth Meyers”

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah”

“The Late Late Show with James Corden”

“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”

THE COMPETITION CONTESTANT OF 2021

WINNER – JoJo Siwa, “Dancing With the Stars”

Cody Rigsby, “Dancing With the Stars”

Gottmik, ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race”

JoJo (singer), “The Masked Singer”

Katie Thurston, “The Bachelorette”

Matt James, “The Bachelor”

Symone, “RuPaul’s Drag Race”

Wiz Khalifa, “The Masked Singer”

THE REALITY STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Khloé Kardashian, “Keeping Up With the Kardashians”

Erica Mena, “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta”

Joe Amabile, “Bachelor In Paradise”

Kandi Burruss, “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”

Kim Kardashian West, “Keeping Up With the Kardashians”

Lisa Rinna, “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”

Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”

Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, “Jersey Shore Family Vacation”

THE SCI-FI/FANTASY SHOW OF 2021

WINNER – “Lucifer”

“Loki”

“La Brea”

“Shadow and Bone”

“Superman and Lois”

“The Falcon and the Winter Soldier”

“The Flash”

“WandaVision”

POP CULTURE

THE SOCIAL STAR OF 2021

WINNER – Britney Spears

Addison Rae

Charli D’Amelio

Dwayne Johnson

Justin Bieber

Kim Kardashian West

Kylie Jenner

Lil Nas X

THE POP SPECIAL OF 2021

WINNER – Friends: The Reunion – The One Where They Get Back Together

Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry

Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil

Justin Bieber: Our World

Olympic Highlights with Kevin Hart & Snoop Dogg

Oprah with Meghan and Harry

P!nk: All I Know So Far

Savage x Fenty Show Vol. 3

THE COMEDY ACT OF 2021

WINNER – “Vaccinated and Horny Tour,” Chelsea Handler

“Bo Burnham: Inside,” Bo Burnham

“From Scratch Tour,” John Mulaney

“Sorry, Harriet Tubman,” Phoebe Robinson

“The King’s Jester Tour,” Hasan Minhaj

“The Milk & Money Tour,” Ali Wong

“You Know What It Is,” Marlon Wayans

THE GAME CHANGER OF 2021

WINNER – Simone Biles

Alex Morgan

Bubba Wallace

Carl Nassib

Naomi Osaka

Patrick Mahomes

Serena Williams

Sunisa Lee

THE POP PODCAST OF 2021

WINNER – Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlain

Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard

Call Her Daddy

Chicks in the Office

Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend

Couple Things with Shawn and Andrew

SmartLess

Why Won’t You Date Me? with Nicole Byer

 
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