Johnny Depp and PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: AT WORLD'S END nominated for People's Choice Awards–vote now!

Awards season is under way! The People’s Choice Awards nominations have been announced, and Johnny Depp is contending in two top categories: Favorite Male Movie Star (which Johnny has won in 2005, 2006, and 2007, but who’s counting?) and Favorite Male Action Star. Johnny is nominated for playing Captain Jack Sparrow in PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: AT WORLD’S END; his co-star Keira Knightley also earned a nomination in the Favorite Female Action Star category. Other nominees for Favorite Male Movie Star are Denzel Washington and Bruce Willis; the other contenders for Favorite Male Action Star are Matt Damon and Bruce Willis.

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: AT WORLD’S END earned nominations for Favorite Movie (other nominees are THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM and TRANSFORMERS) and–here’s an unusual category–Favorite Threequel, where the other nominated films are THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM and SPIDER-MAN 3.

The People’s Choice Awards winners are determined by public polling, so cast your vote and make your voice heard! You can vote here: The winners will be announced on Tuesday, January 8, 2008, in a live broadcast on the CBS network at 9 p.m. Eastern time. Thanks to Theresa for breaking the awards news–you can read more about the this year’s People’s Choice Awards on the Zone’s News & Views forum.–Part-Time Poet