Tubey Awards Winners Announced
First Published: September 14, 2009 4:03 PM EDT Credit: Getty Images
NEW YORK, N.Y. -- This summer, Bravo’s Television Without Pity asked TV junkies to cast their votes for the best, worst, most improved and just plain craziest characters, series, moments and more from the 2008-2009 season. And after a record-breaking 2.4 million votes were cast, the results can finally be revealed!
The biggest winner was FOX’s now-canceled science-fiction drama “Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles,” which took home a whopping 16 Tubey Awards, including Best Drama, Favorite Actress (Summer Glau), Best Season Finale, and, not surprisingly, Most Underrated Show and Most Painful Series Cancellation.
The CBS sitcom “How I Met Your Mother” was also a fan favorite, winning six Tubeys, including Best Comedy and Best Cast, while Neil Patrick Harris won Favorite Actor and his Barney Stinson won both Favorite TV Character and Best Sidekick.
Fans reacted more negatively to the ABC medical drama “Grey’s Anatomy” and it’s “Dead Denny” storyline of last season, bestowing the show with ten Tubey Awards such as Most Ludicrous Plotline, Worst Romantic Relationship and Most Overrated Show, while Katherine Heigl was voted Least Favorite Actress and her Izzie Stevens votes Least Favorite Character.
Other winners announced include: Best New Show: “True Blood” (HBO)Best Romantic Relationship: Bill Adama and Laura Roslin, “Battlestar Galactica” (Syfy)Best Competitive Reality Show: “The Amazing Race” (CBS)Worst Reality Show: “Jon & Kate Plus 8” (TLC)Best Reality Show Host: Cat Deeley, “So You Think You Can Dance” (Fox)Worst Reality Show Host: Donald Trump, “The Celebrity Apprentice” (NBC)Most Appalling Reality TV Star: Spencer Pratt, “The Hills” (MTV)Best American Accent by a Non-American Actor: Hugh Laurie, “House” (Fox)Worst American Accent by a Non-American Actor: Melissa George, “Grey’s Anatomy” (ABC)Best Fictional Location: The Island, “Lost” (ABC)Most Anticipated New Series of 2009-2010: “Glee” (Fox)
Access Hollywood also participated in this year’s Tubeys, with five categories of our own. The results are below.
For a full list of all 80 categories winners, visit TelevisionWithoutPity/Tubeys.
Who is the Sexiest Over 40 Male on TV?OptionPercentageJulian McMahon, “Nip/Tuck”22%Mark Harmon, “NCIS”22%Kiefer Sutherland, “24”12%Patrick Dempsey, “Grey’s Anatomy”41%James Pickens, “Grey’s Anatomy”3%
Who is the Sexiest Over 40 Female on TV?OptionPercentageMary Louise Parker, “Weeds”57%Oprah Winfrey, “Oprah”2%Kyra Sedgwick, “The Closer”17%Edie Falco, “Nurse Jackie”6%Marg Helgenberger, “CSI”19%
Who is your favorite Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender personality on TV?OptionPercentageAdam Lambert54%Jackie Warner1%Miss Jay, “America’s Next Top Model”Neil Patrick Harris37%Suze Orman1%
Who is the worst “Dancing With the Stars” “Celebrity”?OptionPercentageSteve Wozniak44%Willa Ford8%Albert Reed6%Shandi Finnessy10%Steve-O33%
Who is your favorite “Real Housewife” on Bravo?OptionPercentageDanielle from New Jersey18%Nene from Atlanta28%Bethenny from New York27%Tamra from Orange County9%Teresa from New Jersey18%
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