Nicole Scherzinger was named top TV personality at Cosmopolitan’s women of the year event.
The X Factor judge and former Pussycat Dolls star was not the only winner from the ITV talent show as the 2011 champs Little Mix were named best exports.
They triumphed at the Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women Of The Year Awards which were staged at the V&A Museum in London and hosted by Fearne Cotton.
Chart-topping singer Ellie Goulding took the music star prize while fellow pop act Paloma Faith was named style icon.
I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! presenters Ant and Dec were given the ultimate men prize in recognition of their years as top TV entertainers. The pair sent an acceptance speech filmed in Australia as they worked on their ITV show this week.
Dec Donnelly said: “We just want to say how thrilled, excited, honoured and randy we are to be your men of the year. It’s quite a thrill for us, isn’t it?”
Ant McPartlin added: “We were going to celebrate, but unfortunately you didn’t send us the award.”
After being handed a makeshift version featuring two nude figures with fig leaves, Dec added: You know, we’re not gay, we’re just friends.”
More than 400 guests attended the bash which also recognised Baroness Doreen Lawrence, the mother of Stephen Lawrence, who was given the editor’s choice, while Sheridan Smith given the UK actress prize.
The winners included:
Ultimate Music Star – Ellie Goulding
Ultimate TV Personality – Nicole Scherzinger
Ultimate Export – Little Mix
Ultimate Style Icon – Paloma Faith
Ultimate Radio Personality – Jameela Jamil
Ultimate Accessories Queen – Lulu Guinness
Ultimate Sports Woman – Christine Ohuruogu
Ultimate Men – Ant and Dec
Ultimate UK Actress – Sheridan Smith
Ultimate Film Actress – Scarlett Johansson
Ultimate Celeb Inspiration – Angelina Jolie
Ultimate Editor’s Choice – Baroness Doreen Lawrence