'Glee,' Sandra Bullock and Katy Perry poised for People's Choice Awards

This photo released by Fox shows the McKinley family of the past and present joining together to remember and celebrate the life of Finn Hudson, paying tribute also to the late actor Cory Monteith who played him, in "The Quarterback" episode of "Glee," which aired Oct. 10. "Glee" hit the right note as it leads with eight nominations for the People's Choice Awards. Broadcast on CBS, The People's Choice Awards will be presented Wednesday.

LOS ANGELES - Fans will dictate the top in entertainment at the 2014 People Choice Awards, airing live Wednesday night on CBS from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

The most popular stars in television, music and film are up for honors at the annual awards show, one of the first this season.

"Glee" leads with eight nominations, while Katy Perry and Sandra Bullock top with five nods each. Amusing categories like favorite TV anti-hero pit Nikolaj Coster-Waldau's Jaime Lannister of "Game of Thrones" against Bryan Cranston's Walter White of "Breaking Bad."

The show will feature appearances by Drew Barrymore, Ellen DeGeneres, Justin Timberlake and more.

Jennifer Hudson will receive the humanitarian award. Brad Paisley, Sara Bareilles and OneRepublic will perform. Kat Dennings and Beth Behrs will host.

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