Last night in L.A., the fan favorites in music, TV and movies were revealed at The People's Choice Awards. Carrie Underwood captured Favorite Country Artist. Upon receiving the award, she said, "Obviously, a great 2009 for me, and that was because of the fans. Thank you so much for voting. It's going to be an even better 2010." Taylor Swift won Favorite Female Artist and shared that the honor was "a beautiful, beautiful way to start out a new decade." Keith Urban, who attended the event with wife Nicole Kidman, was voted Favorite Male Artist. He thanked her as well as the fans who love his music. He added, "I don't even care if you download it illegally and give it to your friends."
In other Carrie news, she's adding actress to her resume. People magazine reports that the newly engaged Carrie will make her acting debut on an upcoming episode of How I Met Your Mother, starring Neil Patrick Harris. Underwood is set to play Tiffany, an enigmatic pharmaceutical sales rep and love interest for Ted (played by Josh Radnor), in an episode scheduled to air in March on CBS.