The 2012 People’s Choice Awards dominated LA last night and with the show being beamed live to a huge audience, this article is a closer look at who performed at the show, who was sitting with who in the audience with some general audience shots inside the Nokia Theatre and who was getting friendly with who backstage at this major event with of course photo coverage!

Performances at the event were by Faith Hill and Demi Lovato and the main presentation was done by Kaley Cuoco of  ”The Big Bang Theory” fame, who seemed to dominate this event both on stage and backstage.  Photos below taken from the show including presenters, award winners and some general audience shots

2012 People’s Choice Awards Show Photos

Robert Pattinson grabs the headline with the chopped off look and his win of the Favourite Drama Movie Award for “Water for Elephants”. He and Betty White were getting friendly backstage and then Pattinson moved onto Twilight co star Ashley Greene  to keep the photogs happy. Morgan Freeman who won Favourite Movie Icon and Ewan McGregor seemed to be the best of pals behind the scenes and Maroon 5′s Adam Levine and James Valentine were obliging with a few backstage shots of their  award for “Favourite Band”  . Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres seemed best of friends as well with Ellen winning the Favourite Daytime TV Host award. Further backstage photo highlights below.

2012 People’s Choice Awards – Backstage And Audience Photos

2012 People’s Choice Awards Show  Guests

A
Adam Levine (10)
Adam Sandler (6)
Alyson Hannigan (15)
Angus T. Jones (13)
Ashley Greene (12)
B
Beth Behrs (15)
Betty White (20)
Busy Philipps (20) 

C
Cheech Marin (7)
Chloe Moretz (12)
Cobie Smulders (3)
Cory Monteith (9)
Cuba Gooding Jr. (9)
D
David Boreanaz (15)
Demi Lovato (35)
Dermot Mulroney (9) 

Don Cheadle (12)
E
Elisha Cuthbert (4)
Ellen DeGeneres (17)
Ellie Kemper (12)
Emma Stone (17)
Ewan McGregor (11)
F
Faith Hill (37) 

G
Ginnifer Goodwin (12)
I
Ian Somerhalder (11)
J
James Valentine (9)
Jane Leeves (19)
Jason Biggs (10)
Jason Segel (5)
Jennifer Lawrence (10) 

Jennifer Morrison (12)
Jesse Tyler Ferguson (17)
Jonathan Kite (3)
Josh Hutcherson (7)
Josh Radnor (6)
Judd Apatow (13)
Julianne Hough (9)
K
Kaley Cuoco (53)
Kat Dennings (14) 

Kristen Bell (11)
L
Lea Michele (14)
Liam Hemsworth (10)
Liam Neeson (9)
M
Matt Bomer (4)
Maya Rudolph (11)
Morgan Freeman (11) 

N
Nathan Fillion (12)
Neil Patrick Harris (20)
Nina Dobrev (12)
P
Paul Feig (12)
Paul Wesley (10)
Pauley Perrette (15)
R
Rob Schneider (7) 

Robert Pattinson (11)
S
Sharon Osbourne (17)
T
Terrence Howard (11)
V
Valerie Bertinelli (19)
Vanessa Anne Hudgens (13)
W
Wendi McLendon-Covey (11) 

Wendie Malick (16)
Z
Zachary Levi (11)