‘People Magazine Awards’ Set Air Date on NBC in December

5 Seconds of Summer and Maroon 5 are set to perform at the Dick Clark Productions event

People magazine, NBC and Dick Clark Productions are teaming up for “The People Magazine Awards” later this month, celebrating the year in pop culture.

The two-hour special will broadcast live on NBC on Thursday, Dec. 18, at 9 p.m. ET/PT from the Beverly Hilton Hotel.  The show will include performances from two bands featuring the number five: 5 Seconds of Summer and Maroon 5.

Stars scheduled to appear include Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Hart, Kate Hudson, Michael Keaton and Jennifer Lopez.

Additional talent will be announced soon.

Fans will have a say on the outcome by voting on the Best People Magazine Cover of the Year.

“The People Magazine Awards” is produced by Dick Clark Productions. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, Barry Adelman, Carol Donovan and Michael Dempsey are executive producers.