The 2014 TV Guide Best On The Box awards winners are announced.

Many thanks to everyone who participated in this year's Best On The Box awards and hearty congratulations from the TV Guide to all of the winners.

There were some big surprises and close contests in some of the final results, along with some very clear favourites in others. Here are the winners in each of the categories:

NEW ZEALAND PEOPLE

SEXIEST WOMAN
Pippa Wetzell (Fair Go – TV1) Pippa Wetzel
SEXIEST MAN & FUNNIEST PERSON ON TV
Guy Williams (Jono And Ben At Ten – TV3) Guy Williams
BEST ACTOR
Shane Cortese (Mac, Nothing Trivial – TV1/Colin, The Almighty Johnsons – TV3) Shane Cortese
BEST ACTRESS
Robyn Malcolm (Anna, Agent Anna – TV1) Robyn Malcolm
BEST PRESENTER, NEWS
Hilary Barry (TV3)Hilary Barry
BEST PRESENTER, CURRENT AFFAIRS
John Campbell (Campbell Live – TV3)John Campbell
BEST PRESENTER, WEATHER
Jim Hickey (TV1)Jim Hickey
BEST PRESENTER, SPORT
Hamish McKay (TV3)Hamish McKay
BEST PRESENTER, GENERAL
Mark Richardson (The Block NZ – TV3)Mark Richardson
RISING STAR
Little Jono & Ben (Jono And Ben At Ten – TV3) Jono & Ben

NEW ZEALAND SHOWS

BEST NEWS
One News
BEST CURRENT AFFAIRS
Campbell Live (TV3)
BEST SPECIAL EVENT
America's Cup coverage (TV1)
BEST DOCUMENTARY
Inside NZ: Charlotte – My Story (TV3)
BEST DOCUMENTARY SERIES
First Crossings (TV1)
BEST DRAMA
Shortland Street (TV2)
BEST COMEDY
7 Days (TV3)
BEST REALITY CONTEST
The Block NZ (TV3)
BEST REALITY SERIES
Police Ten 7 (TV2)
BEST CULINARY SERIES
The Food Truck (TV1)
BEST LIFESTYLE/ADVICE SHOW
Fair Go (TV1)
BEST KIDS SHOW
What Now (TV2)
BEST SPORTS SHOW
ITM Fishing Show (TV3)
FAVOURITE TV SHOW
ITM Fishing Show (TV3)
LEAST FAVOURITE TV SHOW
Shortland Street (TV2)
Don't forget to buy your copy of the TV Guide on sale on March 20 for full details of the individual category results, plus interviews with all the big winners. Also, the lucky winners of the Freeview prizes will be announced in the TV Guide issue on sale March 27. www.freeviewnz.tv

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