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08 Jun 2010

Spike TV Announces 2010 “Guys Choice” Winner

SPIKE TV ANNOUNCES 2010 “GUYS CHOICE” WINNERS

FOURTH ANNUAL SHOW PROVES ONCE AGAIN TO BE THE BIGGEST BOYS NIGHT OUT OF THE YEAR, PREMIERING ON
SPIKE TV SUNDAY, JUNE 20 AT 10:00 PM ET/PT

Sandra Bullock Makes First Public Appearance in Months to Receive
“Troops Choice” Award for Entertainer of the Year


Robert De Niro and Ray Liotta Become Made Men As “GoodFellas” Is Inducted Into “Guy Movie Hall Of Fame,” Receiving Award From James Gandolfini, George Clooney Named “Guy Of The Year”

Show Features Appearances By Jessica Biel, George Clooney, Bradley Cooper, Brooklyn Decker, Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert Downey, Jr., James Gandolfini, LeBron James, Scarlett Johansson, Kid Rock, Marisa Miller, Liam Neeson, Chris Rock, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Charlize Theron, Triumph The Insult Comic Dog And Many More

To View Exclusive Footage From “Guys Choice” Log-On to www.spike.com


Los Angeles, CA, Tuesday, June 8, 2010 – Winners were announced on Saturday night during the fourth annual tribute to all things male, as Spike TV “Guys Choice” was held at the Sony Studios in Los Angeles.  The star studded celebration of testosterone premieres on Spike TV Sunday, June 20 (10:00 PM-Midnight ET/PT).

Sandra Bullock shocked everyone in attendance as she strode on stage to accept the Troops Choice” Award for Entertainer of The Year.  She was greeted with an extended standing ovation as she appeared on stage with representatives of the US Army, the US Marine Corps and the US Coast Guard.  The Academy Award winner made her first public appearance since the Oscars, where she won for Best Actress for her role in “The Blind Side.”  

The entire audience served as witnesses to the ceremony in which Robert De Niro and Ray Liotta became Made Men, as both were on hand to accept “GoodFellas” induction into the “Guy Movie Hall of Fame” from presenter and three time Emmy Award-winner, James Gandolfini.

 Also on hand was South African stunner Charlize Theron, who accepted the “Decade of Hotness” award from presenter Ben Affleck.  Additionally, twenty years since his “Saturday Night Live” debut, four Emmy Awards and three Grammy Awards later, Chris Rock was named “Funniest M.F.”

George Clooney was the recipient of the night’s top honor, as the debonair Academy Award nominated star of “Up In The Air” was voted “Guy of the Year” by Spike TV viewers, beating out breakout star of “The Hangover,” Zach Galifianakis, in the process.

In addition, Leonardo DiCaprio made a rare public appearance as he was on hand, along with co-star Joseph Gordon Levitt and director Christopher Nolan, to accept the “Most Manticipated Movie” award for the forthcoming “Inception.”
Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” featured talent including: Jessica Biel, Bradley Cooper, Brooklyn Decker, Robert Downey, Jr., LeBron James, Scarlett Johansson, Kid Rock, Marisa Miller, Liam Neeson, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Georges St-Pierre, Kiefer Sutherland, Triumph The Insult Comic Dog, and many more.

A full list of winners is included below:

GUY OF THE YEAR
George Clooney

TROOPS CHOICE: ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
Sandra Bullock

FUNNIEST M.F.
Chris Rock

GUY MOVIE HALL OF FAME
“GoodFellas”

BIGGEST ASS KICKER
Jack Bauer

HOLY GRAIL OF HOT
Jessica Biel

GUYCON
Sylvester Stallone

MOST UNSTOPPABLE JOCK
LeBron James

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Shaun White

MOST DANGEROUS MAN
Georges St-Pierre

DECADE OF HOTNESS
Charlize Theron

JEAN CLAUDE GAHD DAM
Scarlett Johansson
 
GUY MOVIE OF THE YEAR
“The Hangover”

MOST MANTICIPATED MOVIE
“Inception”

OUTSTANDING LITERARY ACHIEVEMENT
Ozzy Osbourne “I Am Ozzy”

TOP FANTASY LEAGUER
Chris Johnson

HOTTEST “OLIVIA
Olivia Wilde

HOTSHOT
Lindsey Vonn

COMEDY MVP
Tracy Morgan

HOT AND FUNNY
Sofia Vergara

DEADLIEST WARRIOR
Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man

BALLSIEST BAND
Stone Temple Pilots

To view exclusive footage, interviews, behind-the-scenes access and more from “Guys Choice,” log-on to www.spike.com

The official sponsors of Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” are AT&T, AutoTrader.com, AXE Hair, Captain Morgan, Corona and Pizza Hut.

Casey Patterson, Carol Donovan and Beth McCarthy-Miller serve as executive producers.

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Press Contacts:
Kevin Sornatale          kevin.sornatale@spiketv.com
Aileen Budow             aileen.budow@spiketv.com