Jennifer Lopez is SWN's Favorite Celebrity of 2011. J.LO has become an even bigger household name after becoming one of American Idol's new judges. The Latin diva has branded herself with hot new music, a new fashion clothing & accessory line, several spokes-model jobs, a production company, perfume line and a movie career. She has been entertaining us since the 90's and thanks to American Idol and some savvy marketing, J.LO is back bigger and better than ever.
Just like J.LO said, "Don't be fooled by the rocks that I got, I'm still Jenny from the block". J.LO knows how to hustle and make that money.
Big Time Rush Favorite Teen TV Show of 2011
Nickelodeon's hit show Big Time Rush, is SWN's Favorite Teen TV show of 2011. The show follows the career of 4 friends turned Pop stars and their daily battle with their Record Label Producer Gostavo. With their hilarious physical comedy and hit songs, Big Time Rush has become the hottest boy band on TV.
BTR just released their sophomore album "Elevate". Here is their video for their hit single "Music Sounds Better With You".
China Anne McClain Favorite TV Teen Actress of 2011
China Anne McClain is SWN's Favorite Teen Actress of 2011. The young starlet hit it big when she appeared in Tyler Perry's film, "Daddy's Girls" and then went on to star in her own Disney show, "A.N.T. Farm".
In A.N.T. Farm, China stars as Chyna Parks who is a musical prodigy, who at eleven goes to High School and tries to get her follow smart kids to come out of their shell and experience fun things.
China is also a very talented singer who is making a name for self through Disney Radio. Check out her cool song,
"Monsters" from her hit TV show A.N.T. Farm:
Brandon Smith Favorite TV Teen Actor of 2011
Brandon Smith is SWN's Favorite TV Teen Actor of 2011. The "So Random" star is so funny that he has been compared to being the next Chris Rock in the making. Smith also starred along side Demi Lovato in "Sunny With A Chance" and many other TV shows. With his charm and humor he captivates the scene and makes it his.
Big Bang Theory Favorite TV Comedy of 2011
The Big Bang Theory is SWN's Favorite TV Comedy of 2011. The show is about a woman who moves into an apartment next door to two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory. The cast is hilarious and their on screen chemistry fits like a jig-saw puzzle. Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons and Kaley Cuoco are the pieces that brings it all together.
Jim Parsons Favorite Actor in a Comedy Series of 2011
Jim Parsons is SWN's Favorite Actor in a Comedy Series of 2011. Parsons is the funny man of the hour. He delivers his comedic punts on point and never misses a beat. Parsons reminds me of a young John Ritter (Three's Company)with his geeky yet suave delivery of his lines, true comedy at its best.
Melissa McCarthy Favorite TV Actress in a Comedy Series of 2011
Melissa McCarthy is SWN's Favorite Actress in a Comedy Series of 2011. The new Queen of TV comedy has taken the airwaves by storm with her unique comedic style on the hit show "Mike & Molly". McCarthy is a mixture of Lucille Ball and Lilly Tomlin plus a scoop of new comedy.
A Gifted Man Favorite TV Drama Series of 2011
"A Gifted Man" is SWN's Favorite TV Drama of 2011. Starring Patrick Wilson, "A Gifted Man" provides a new twist on a Medical drama TV show. The show follows a Dr. Michael Holt who is a brilliant, charismatic surgeon whose life changes forever when his deceased ex-wife begins teaching him the meaning of life from the “hereafter.”
Kathy Bates Favorite TV Actress in a Drama Series of 2011
Kathy Bates is SWN's Favorite Actress in a Drama Series of 2011. The legendary actress has crossed over from films to TV with grace and charm. Bates new hit show "Harry's Law" is in its second season and is making the court room very entertaining.
Bates with her old school savvy and attitude keeps you tuning in each week to be thrilled and entertained.
Michael Kenneth Williams Favorite TV Actor in a Drama Series of 2011
Michael Kenneth Williams is SWN's Favorite Actor in a Drama Series of 2011. Williams who has starred in a long list of movies has been really busy this year. The talented actor has starred in several TV series, "Boardwalk Empire" and the "Community" just to name a few. Williams who recently admitted during an interview that he had been battling an addiction to drugs has been able to get his life back on track and continue to entertain us with his amazing talent of acting. When Michael Kenneth Williams portrays a role he does it with heart and soul, a true master at his craft.
Breaking Dawn Part 1 Favorite Movie of 2011
Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 is SWN's Favorite Movie of 2011. This movie is the best Twilight movie to date. It makes you fall in love with the characters all over again. The love scenes between Bella and Edward are hot & steamy (almost too hot for the movie screen) and the fight scene between the Cullens and Wolf Pack is exciting and action packed. Breaking Dawn follows Edward and Bella as they finally say their "I Do's" and the unexpected birth of their child and death of Bella. Jacob finally has to except that Bella is marrying a vampire when he finds himself leaving the Wolf Pack to protect a pregnant and fragile Bella. As always the movie ends with a cliff hanger to make you thirsty for more ( No spoilers here):
Looking forward to Part 2.
Ryan Gosling Favorite Movie Actor of 2011
Ryan Gosling is SWN's Favorite Movie Actor of 2011. Gosling has been working hard and has had one good movie after the next. The handsome actor has become one of the top leading actors in Hollywood. His acting skills are so versatile, he can do it all: comedy, drama, romance and horror. So what, he didn't make People Magazine's top honor as "Sexiest Man Alive". Gosling has had several movies to hit the theaters in 2011 and has several movies in post production for 2012. Gosling doesn't need titles, he is taking it all to the bank - ca-ching!!!!!
Zoe Saldana Favorite Movie Actress of 2011
Zoe Saldana is SWN's Favorite Movie Actress of 2011. This Latin starlet has come along way from her dancing days. Zoe is now a leading actress in Hollywood who is now making a name for herself in drama and action films. Saldana proved she has what it takes to be a female action star. In the films "Columbiana" and "The Losers", Saldana made the fight scenes seem so natural and believable; move over Angelina Jolie.
Kristen Stewart & Robert Pattinson Favorite Onscreen Couple of 2011
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson are SWN's Favorite Onscreen Couple for the second year in a row. The duo made magic during Bella and Edward's fairytale wedding and steamed up the love scenes in Breaking Dawn Part 1. Their chemistry is so strong on screen that we could not give this title to anyone else.
Bold & the Beautiful Favorite Soap Opera of 2011
The Bold & the Beautiful is SWN's Favorite Soap Opera of 2011. All year long B&B has kept their story lines juicy and scandalous. From Stephanie and Thomas making Brooke think she slept with Thomas to Liam marrying Steffy as Hope watched trapped in the gondola. Nothing says Soap Opera like some good old drama filled family scandal and betrayal.
Jacqueline MacInnes Wood Favorite Soap Opera Actress of 2011
Jacqueline MacInnes Wood is SWN's Favorite Soap Opera Actress of 2011. This young starlet is doing it up dirty as Steffy Forrester on Bold and the Beautiful. She takes no mess and dishes out a lot of drama. Wood's character knows what she wants and doesn't let a marriage or engagement ring get in the way of what she wants.
Daniel Goddard Favorite Soap Opera Actor of 2011
Daniel Goddard is SWN's Favorite Soap Opera Actor of 2011. The Australian actor has taken us down under for a very exciting and steamy ride. Daniel is not only one of the sexiest actors of Soaps right now, he is really a talented actor. When Young and the Restless made us believe his character Cane Ashby had been killed we were distraught. We are so happy he is back and winning the hearts back of his wife Lilly.
Braxton Family Values Favorite Reality Show of 2011
Braxton Family Values is SWN's Favorite Reality Show of 2011. Multi-platinum selling artist Toni Braxton and her sisters Trina, Towanda, Tracy and Tamar along with Momma Braxton are giving us some entertaining TV as we get to watch them live their lives. Already in its second season, the Braxton Family Values has been named the favorite reality show family putting the We channel on the reality TV map alongside MTV, VH1 and Bravo.
Tamar Braxton Favorite Reality Star of 2011
Tamar Braxton is SWN's Favorite Reality Star of 2011. Tamar is no stranger to the spot-light. Back in the 90's along with her sisters she hit the music scene. Now fast forward to 2011, as Tamar's big sister Toni re-launches her solo career via new reality show; Tamar with her out there personality and .com isms has made herself a household name. Tamar is totally fabulous.com with her attitude and sassy flair, she takes no stuff and tells it like it is.
Beyonce & LMFAO Favorite Song of 2011
Beyonce's "1 + 1" and LMFAO's "Party Rock" singles are SWN's Favorite Songs of 2011. The list was long because 2011 had some great songs rocking the radio but we had to narrow it down so instead of one favorite song we have two. Beyonce's song is a beautiful ballad that she delivers with on point vocals and true emotions. LMFAO's single is hot and brings life to any party.
Enjoy the videos:
Maroon 5 Moves Like Jagger Feat. Christina Aguilera Favorite Video of 2011
"Moves Like Jagger" video by Maroon 5 featuring Christina Aguilera is SWN's Favorite Video of 2011. This song was one of the singles battling it out for song of the year. This collaboration between Maroon 5 and Christina Aguilera is the best one from 2011. The video is simple but speaks volumes.
Enjoy the video:
With close to 65 million views on YouTube this video has kept this song in the top 10 of the 100 Billboard List.
Monica Favorite Artist of the Year of 2011
Monica is SWN's Favorite Artist of 2011. The R&B Diva has been making music since the 90's and has sold millions of records but 2011 has been the best career wise. Monica has released one hit after another bringing her back to music's mainstream. The once under-rated artist finally gets her just do's. Monica's vocals have matured and has even got better (if that's possible because the girl already could sing).
Here is one of her hits, "Until It's Gone":
Selena Gomez Favorite Teen Idol of 2011
Selena Gomez is SWN's Favorite Teen Idol of 2011. The cute Latin pop star/actress has continued to reign supreme in TV, movies, music, fashion and now perfume. Not only is Selena dating SWN's 2010 Teen Idol, Justin Bieber, she continues to be a positive role model for young girls and gives back to charities.
Celeste Kellogg Favorite New Artist of 2011
Celeste Kellogg is SWN's Favorite New Artist of 2011. The young country singer has been making waves since her hit song "My Jeans". Celeste has a new song and video, "The Look" that has everybody wanting to know who she is: