NBC and E! announced that Ryan Reynolds has be awarded The People’s Icon at the 2022 People’s Choice Awards. Reynolds will receive his award at the Dec. 6 ceremony. The People’s Icon Award honors contributions in film and television. Past People’s Icon winners include Halle Berry, Jennifer Lopez, Jennifer Aniston and Melissa McCarthy.
Reynolds, 46, is also nominated for Male Movie Star and Comedy Movie Star for his Netflix film, The Adam Project. In the film, Reynolds plays Adam, a fighter pilot from the future who teams up with his 12-year-old self (Walker Scobell) to save the world. Reynolds also produced the film.
The People’s Choice Awards will be held at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. The show will air at 9 p.m. EST on NBC and E!. Voting for the 2022 “People’s Choice Awards” runs through Wednesday, November 9 at 11:59pm ET. Fans can either vote online at www.votepca.com or on Twitter by sending a public tweet or retweet and including one category hashtag and one corresponding nominee hashtag.