2022 People's Choice Awards: Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, and Megan Markle win big

Santa Monica, California - Tuesday evening, the crème de la crème of stardom were in Santa Monica, California, for the 48th People's Choice Awards, where Taylor Swift, Meghan Markle, and Selena Gomes were among the winners.

Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift were among Tuesday night's winners at the 2022 Peoples Choice awards.
Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift were among Tuesday night's winners at the 2022 Peoples Choice awards.  © collage: Dimitrios Kambouris / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP/LISA O'CONNOR / AFP

Swift won three Female Artist of 2022, Best Album for Midnight, and Best Music Video for Anti-Hero.

Marvel stars Elizabeth Olsen and Chris Hemsworth were named Female and Male Movie Star of 2022, respectively, beating the likes of Brad Pitt, Chris Pratt, Tom Cruise, Gal Gadot, and Jennifer Lopez for their titles.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness was declared Movie of 2022 and Netflix's Stranger Things took home the award for Show of 2022.

Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez take epic selfies with Oprah
Kim Kardashian Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez take epic selfies with Oprah

Selena Gomez also scored two wins, for Comedy TV Star and Social Celebrity of 2022.

Meghan Markle wins People's Choice Award for her podcast

Megan Markle's podcast won the 2022 People's choice award for best pop podcast.
Megan Markle's podcast won the 2022 People's choice award for best pop podcast.  © ANGELA WEISS / AFP

Megan Markle's Archetypes beat out the competition to win the Pop Podcast title.

The beloved Lizzo, of course, was honored as the People's Champion for her contributions to music and TV, but also for her commitment to diversity, equality, and positive body image. She also won Song of 2022 for About Damn Time.

And Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds humbly accepted the award as People's Icon.

Both the contenders and winners of the People's Choice Awards, which started in 1975, are chosen exclusively by fans.

Cover photo: collage: Dimitrios Kambouris / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP/LISA O'CONNOR / AFP

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