People, NBC and Dick Clark Productions Announce "The People Magazine Awards"

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"The People Magazine Awards"
Thursday, Dec. 18 at 9 P.M. ET/PT on NBC

5 Seconds of Summer and Maroon 5 to Perform at Inaugural Event


           Time Inc.’s PEOPLE is teaming up with NBC and dick clark productions, for “The PEOPLE Magazine Awards,” a star-studded event special and snapshot of the year in pop culture.   
          The two-hour special will broadcast live on NBC on Thursday, Dec. 18, at 9 P.M. ET/PT, from the Beverly Hilton Hotel.  The night will include performances from 5 Seconds of Summer and Maroon 5.
          Celebrities scheduled to appear include Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Hart, Kate Hudson, Michael Keaton, Jennifer Lopez, Jeff Bridges, Billy Eichner, Josh Gad, Diane Guerrero, Jon Hamm and Chloë Grace Moretz .

          Viewers and readers across the country will have the opportunity to participate in the fan-voted award, Best PEOPLE Magazine Cover of the Year. Tweet your pick with the hashtag #PEOPLEMagazineAwards. Voting has begun, and will continue through week of show.