August 12, 2013 03:44:34 GMT
The ABC Family drama leads the pack with 7 nods including Choice Drama Show, followed by 'Glee' with 4 wins at the Teen Choice Awards.
"Pretty Little Liars" was a big winner at this year's Teen Choice Awards. Scoring multiple nominations in TV field, the show proved to be a hit among teen viewers with the most nods, 7, at the annual prize-giving event.
The ABC Family show was named Choice Summer TV Show and Choice TV Show: Drama, beating the likes of "Teen Wolf", "The Fosters" and "Under the Dome" for the former title and "Revenge" and "Switched at Birth" for the latter.
The show paired Choice Summer TV Star: Female and Male, the awards which went to Lucy Hale and Keegan Allen respectively. Hale's on-screen boyfriend Ian Harding won Choice TV Actor: Drama, while the actress award was nabbed by Troian Bellisario. Janel Parrish rounded up the show's big win with her Choice TV Villain prize.
"Glee" also took home multiple awards, including Choice TV Show: Comedy which was also eyed by "Modern Family" and New Girl" among others. Jenna Ushkowitz and Amber Riley paid tribute to Cory Monteith when accepting the prize, with the latter saying, "We just want to say, although we lost someone that we really love, and that all of you guys love too, we are very fortunate to come back to a show where we feel the love of family, Cory was like a brother to us, like a dad."
Lea Michele also dedicated her Choice TV Actress: Comedy award to her late boyfriend and co-star. "He was very special to me and also to the world and we were very lucky to witness his incredible talent, his handsome smile and his beautiful, beatiful heart," she tearfully said on stage. "So whether you knew him personally or just as Finn Hudson ... he became a part of all of our hearts and that's where he'll stay forever. So thank you guys so much."
The FOX musical series nabbed two other awards through Chord Overstreet's Choice TV Male Scene Stealer win and Blake Jenner's Choice TV Breakout Star. In the female category, Miley Cyrus was dubbed a Scene Stealer for her guest-starring role on "Two and a Half Men".
"The Vampire Diaries" and "The X Factor (US)" won three each. The CW's drama swept all prizes in Fantasy/Sci-Fi categories, which are Choice TV Show: Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Choice TV Actor: Fantasy/Sci-Fi (Ian Somerhalder) and Choice TV Actress: Fantasy/Sci-Fi (Nina Dobrev). The singing competition series was picked as Choice TV: Reality Competition Show, with judges Simon Cowell and Demi Lovato winning the Choice TV Personality: Male and Female respectively.
Although losing the Choice TV Show: Comedy to "Glee", "The Big Bang Theory" managed to bag one award, Choice TV Actor in Comedy for Jim Parsons. Other TV winners at the annual prize-giving event included "Elementary" (Choice TV Actress: Action for Lucy Liu), "The Fosters" (Choice TV Breakout Show), "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" (Choice TV: Reality Show and Choice TV Female Reality Star).
Hosted by Lucy Hale and Darren Criss, the 2013 TCAs presented Ashton Kutcher with the Ultimate Choice Award. The show was aired live from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles on FOX.
Full TV Winner List of 2013 Teen Choice Awards: