Ian Somerhalder & Nina Dobrev Win Favorite On-Screen Chemistry

Wed, January 8, 2014 10:16pm EDT by 26 Comments

Ian & Nina took home a huge award at the People’s Choice Awards — and sealed it with a kiss! Congrats to the happy (on-screen) couple.

Science has never been our best subject, but we’re always willing to talk about chemistry — especially when it pertains to the chemistry of our favorite on-screen couples! Five of today’s hottest TV couples went heads-to-heads Jan. 8 at the 2014 People’s Choice Awards, and no fandom was safe from the carnage.

Ian Somerhalder & Nina Dobrev Win People’s Choice Award: Favorite On-Screen Chemistry

After an unknown number of votes — though I estimate it was somewhere in the range of 200 million, given the nominees — the winners were The Vampire Diaries stars Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev!

Nina & Ian Kiss – People’s Choice Awards

And because they’re such good sports, Ian and Nina even joked about their up-and-down relationship — both on and off screen.

Ian Somerhalder Tells Nina Dobrev He Loves Her After Sweet PCA Speech

“Good thing it’s not awkward,” Nina said, right before a decidedly awkward silence, and a big kiss from Ian.

Favorite On-Screen Chemistry: TV’s Finest Face Off

When I said “no fandom was safe,” I really meant it. Here’s a quick rundown of the five couples who competed for this prestigious honor:

1. Castle (Nathan Fillion) and Beckett (Stana Katic) on ABC’s Castle

2. Damon and Elena on The CW’s The Vampire Diaries

3. Derek (Patrick Dempsey) and Meredith (Ellen Pompeo) on ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy

4. Emma (Jennifer Morrison) and Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) on ABC’s Once Upon A Time

5. Kurt (Chris Colfer) and Blaine (Darren Criss) on Fox’s Glee

HollywoodLifers, do you think the right couple won this People’s Choice Award, or should it have gone to another fan-favorite twosome? Drop a comment with your thoughts on these results below!

— Andy Swift

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