Channel Guide Magazine’s 2015 Viewers Voice Award Winners

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Viewers Voice Awards logo 2015You know how it was your turn to pick your favorite shows and stars in a slew of categories for our 4th annual Viewers Voice Awards? Well, you sure did let us know who and what shows take top honors in your house. Thanks for your overwhelming response. One thing was very clear this year — you are insanely passionate about your TV cops, in particular Major Crimes’ Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell), with over 70,000 people voting for her. Also, you love The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones. Here are the winners in each category.

The Royals Episode 8
Damn, Elizabeth Hurley even cries pretty!

Best New Series (Fall 2014-Summer 2015)
The Royals 37.3%

Madam Secretary 12.2%
NCIS: New Orleans 11.9%
Scorpion 11%
How to Get Away With Murder 10.1%

Favorite Drama
The Walking Dead 34%

Game of Thrones 30.1%
Orange Is the New Black 10.7%
Empire 8.5%
Gotham 6.8%

Favorite Comedy
The Big Bang Theory 48.7%
Modern Family 21.1%
black-ish 6.4%
Veep 6.3%
Brooklyn Nine-Nine 5.2%

Favorite Competition Series
The Voice 28.1%
Dancing With the Stars 27.1%
American Ninja Warrior 16%
The Amazing Race 10.1%
Survivor 9.5%

Briana: "I'm getting married!" Her friends: "... (Cricket chirp)"
Little Women: LA …. Briana: “I’m getting married!”
Her friends: “… (Cricket chirp)”

Favorite Reality Show
Little Women: LA 34.1%

Naked and Afraid 18.9%
Big Brother 15.9%
The Bachelor/Bachelorette 13.3%
Botched 10.3%

The Walking Dead season 6 … What happened to Glenn!?!

Creepiest TV Series
The Walking Dead
41.6%

American Horror Story 37.4%
Wayward Pines 9.3%
The Whispers 6.5%
The Strain 5.2%

Favorite Long-Running Series
NCIS 38.1%
Law & Order: SVU 24.7%
Grey’s Anatomy 16.3%
Saturday Night Live 8%
Modern Family 7.2%
The Simpsons 5.7%

Favorite Game Show
Jeopardy! 29.4%
Family Feud 29%
Wheel of Fortune 14.8%
The Price Is Right 12%
Hollywood Game Night 11.2%
500 Questions 3.7%

Alaskan Bush People

Best Family Values
The Brown Family, Alaskan Bush People 38.3%

The Arnold/Klein Family, The Little Couple 35%
The Chapman Family, Dog and Beth: On the Hunt 11.8%
The Willis Family, The Willis Family 10.9%
The Bates Family, Bringing Up Bates 4.1%

Best Binge Watch Of 2014-15 Season
Game of Thrones 46.4%

Orange Is the New Black 32.9%
Daredevil 9.5%
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 7.5%
Transparent 3.8%

Mary McDonnell gives us a Major Crimes season 4 preview
Mary McDonnell takes top cop honors for her role in Major Crimes.

TV’s Top Cop
Sharon Raydor (Mary McDonnell), Major Crimes 63.3%
Kate Beckett (Stana Katic), Castle 30.8%
Olivia Benson (Mariska Hargitay), Law & Order: SVU 3.2%
Jane Rizzoli (Angie Harmon), Rizzoli & Isles 1.5%
Frank Reagan (Tom Selleck), Blue Bloods 0.6%

TV’s Biggest Train Wreck
Keeping Up With the Kardashians 39.8%
19 Kids and Counting 34.4%
Dance Moms 14.1%
Alaskan Bush People 6.5%
Utopia 5.2%

TV’s Funniest Gal
Melissa McCarthy, Mike & Molly 58%
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation 11.8%
Amy Schumer, Inside Amy Schumer 10.2%
Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live 10.2%
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep 9.8%

TV’s Funniest Guy
Jimmy Fallon, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 52.4%
Jon Stewart, The Daily Show With Jon Stewart 26.6%
Andy Samberg, Brooklyn Nine-Nine 8.3%
John Oliver, Last Week Tonight With John Oliver 6.8%
Will Forte, The Last Man on Earth 5.9%

TV’s Most Shocking Death (still haven’t gotten over it)
SPOILER ALERT!
Jon Snow, Game of Thrones 36.7%
Derek Shepherd, Grey’s Anatomy 20.4%
Lance Sweets, Bones 19.2%
Beth Greene, The Walking Dead 10.6%
Shireen Baratheon, Game of Thrones 7.8%

TV’s Best Baddie
Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon), Game of Thrones 33.9%
Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson), Empire 24.4%
Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey), Game of Thrones 15.4%
Jack Randall (Tobias Menzies), Outlander 11.7%
Wilson Fisk (Vincent D’Onofrio), Daredevil 10.1%

Outlander's Caitriona Balfe and Sam Heughan
TV’s Hottest Hookup
Claire and Jamie, Outlander 29.7%

Fitz and Olivia, Scandal 28.9%
Annalise and Sam, How to Get Away With Murder 16.3%
Alison and Noah, The Affair 13.5%
Prince Liam and Ophelia, The Royals 11.6%

Bring It Back: The TV Show I Want Back
(It was canceled too soon!)
Forever 89.7%
Battle Creek 3.1%
Revenge 2.8%
Backstrom 2.1%
Hart of Dixie 1.3%

Best Bible Study
A.D. The Bible Continues 40.3%
Women of the Bible 20%
The Dovekeepers 18.3%
The Red Tent 13.5%
Killing Jesus 7.9%