MTV Movie Awards

Rebel Wilson has been named as the host of the 2013 MTV Movie Awards.

The Australian actress will take control of the ceremony next year, which has been brought forward to take place in the spring rather than June.

Wilson has appeared in a number of popular comedies over the past year including Bridesmaids, Pitch Perfect and Bachelorette.

The “2012 MTV Movie Awards” broadcast live from Los Angeles with unexpected moments from a stage fashioned as a futuristic drive-in, immersing fans in the magic of the movies.

Master of Ceremonies Russell Brand set the tone for a night of surprise moments and wins as well as electric musical performances. Among the biggest moments was an introduction by Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry of Johnny Depp, the recipient of this year’s Generation Award, right before the Academy Award nominated actor shocked the audience by strapping on his guitar and joining The Black Keys for a no-holds-barred rendition of the rock duo’s “Gold On the Ceiling” into “Lonely Boy.” Continue reading »

Get your fluffy slippers, beanbag and popcorn ready for this Monday to sit yourself down in front of the telly for an afternoon of glamour and entertainment LIVE with the MTV Movie Awards – direct to your living room from the Gibson Amiphitheatre in Universal City, LA hosted by Russell Brand!

Presenters will also include Channing Tatum, Matthew McConaughey, Adam Sandler, Emma Watson, Andy Samberg, Leighton Meester, Emma Watson, Logan Lerman, Ezra Miller, Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield, Kristen Stewart, Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender, Mila Kunis and Mark Wahlberg.

Special moments will also include performances by the Black Keys, Martin Solveig, fun. and rapper Wiz Khalifa along with exclusive footage from ‘The Dark Knight Rises’. Continue reading »

MTV – Monday 4 June, 1pm

The celeb-filled event is MTV’s bold nod to the typical awards shows celebrating the year’s best in movies. Hailed for shocking, one-of-a-kind moments, clever film parodies, sexy lip-locking moments and outrageous acceptance speeches, the MTV Movie Awards has produced some of the most unforgettable and outrageous moments in award show history.

MTV – Monday 6 June, 4pm

This celeb-filled event is MTV’s bold nod to the typical awards show celebrating the year’s best in movies. Hailed for shocking, one-of-a-kind moments, clever film parodies, sexy lip-locking moments and outrageous acceptance speeches, the MTV Movie Awards has produced some of the most unforgettable and outrageous moments in award show history.

Fans can tune-in to see the Green Lantern super powers of Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively as well as the talented duo Steve Carell and Emma Stone in a list of some of the first presenters to be announced. Add to that, the action-packed appearance of Transformers: Dark of the Moon’s Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Josh Duhamel and Patrick Dempsey and perennial favourite Cameron Diaz presenting with Jason Segel, as well as the outrageous and talented Nicki Minaj. This year’s show is sure to deliver more of the one-of-kind and unpredictable moments the MTV Movie Awards are known for.

The 2011 MTV Movie Awards will be hosted by leading comedic actor and “Saturday Night Live” regular, Jason Sudeikis. This year’s 20th annual ceremony will mark Sudeikis’ first time hosting the awards show as he infuses this year’s telecast with his quick comedic wit and improvisational skills.

MTV has announced that they will give viewers two exclusive sneak peeks of upcoming films, “Super 8” and “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1” at the 2011 MTV Movie Awards Also announced, Academy Award®-winning actress Reese Witherspoon will be honoured with the “MTV Generation Award” during the 2011 MTV Movie Awards.

The highly anticipated film “Super 8”, is written and directed by J.J. Abrams, with Steven Spielberg serving as a producer. Both will join “Super 8” stars Elle Fanning and Joel Courtney on-stage to present the never-before-seen footage.

Twilight stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner will take the stage to present viewers with the very first look at footage from the latest Twilight installment, “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1”. This highly anticipated exclusive sneak peek marks the beginning of the end as fans worldwide prepare for the concluding chapters of the “Twilight Saga” phenomenon.

The “MTV Generation Award” will honour Reese Witherspoon for her exceptional contributions to the film industry and for charming generations of the MTV audience throughout her career. Witherspoon is considered one of Hollywood’s most talented, diverse and bankable actresses.

The “MTV Generation Award” is the “MTV Movie Awards” highest honour, acknowledging an actor who can be counted on to engage the MTV audience with everything she does.

As previously announced, Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Steve Carell, Emma Stone, Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Josh Duhamel, Patrick Dempsey, CameronDiaz, Jason Segel, Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride, Nicki Minaj, Selena Gomez, Leighton

Meester and Katie Cassidy are confirmed to present popcorn awards during this year’s show.

In addition, the Foo Fighters will deliver one of their trademark epic performances as they debut their new single “Walk” from their seventh studio album Wasting Light. Also set to rip the stage is Grammy Award-winning hip-hop superstar Lupe Fiasco who will treat viewers to two singles off his hit album LASERS by joining with R&B sensation Trey Songz for their first-ever televised performance together of “Out of My Head” to be followed by Lupe’s platinum single “The Show Goes On.”

MTV has announced that the Foo Fighters will rock the Movie Awards stage for the first time, debuting their second single, “Walk,” off their seventh studio album “Wasting Light.”

Known for their epic live performances, Foo Fighters will join hip-hop artists Lupe Fiasco and Trey Songz as the musical acts to be featured in the show, along with previously announced presenters Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Steve Carell, Emma Stone, Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Josh Duhamel, Patrick Dempsey, Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel, Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride, Nicki Minaj, Selena Gomez, Leighton Meester and Katie Cassidy.

Hosted by Jason Sudeikis, the 2011 MTV Movie Awards will broadcast on MTV NZ – SKY channel 014 – on Monday 6 June at 4pm [AEST].

Released in April, the Foo Fighters’ album, “Wasting Light” debuted #1 in 12 countries – the biggest worldwide chart week of the band’s 16-year-and-going-strong-career. The album was recorded entirely in Dave Grohl’s home garage using only analogue equipment. “Wasting Light’s” no computers/no software back to basics approach has resulted in arguably the strongest and most cohesive effort of the band’s storied career.

From the hit single “Rope” to the frenetic opener “Bridge Burning” to the beautifully bipolar “These Days” to stunning guest spots from Bob Mould (“Dear Rosemary”) and Krist Novoselic (“I Should Have Known”), “Wasting Light” is a singular triumph: a band that’s headlined arenas, stadiums and festivals the world over stripping itself down to the bare essentials and coming up with its finest hour.

Winner voting at http://ma.mtv.co.nz/ for the 2011 MTV Movie Awards in 12 returning and all-new categories closes on Saturday, June 4. The BEST MOVIE category will remain an ongoing battle throughout the LIVE show.

The 2011 MTV Movie Awards will be the hottest ticket in town with Hollywood’s biggest names ready to hand out golden popcorn awards broadcast on MTV NZ – channel 014 – on Monday 6 June at 4pm.

Fans can tune-in to see the Green Lantern super powers of Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively as well as the talented duo Steve Carell and Emma Stone in a list of some of the first presenters to be announced.

Add to that, the action-packed appearance of Transformers: Dark of the Moon’s Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Josh Duhamel and Patrick Dempsey and perennial favorite Cameron Diaz presenting with Jason Segel, as well as the outrageous and talented Nicki Minaj. This year’s show is sure to deliver more of the one-of-kind and unpredictable moments the MTV Movie Awards are known for.

The 2011 MTV Movie Awards will be hosted by leading comedic actor and “Saturday Night Live” regular, Jason Sudeikis. This year’s 20th annual ceremony will mark Sudeikis’ first time hosting the awards show as he infuses this year’s telecast with his quick comedic wit and improvisational skills.

Emmy® Award Winner Mark Burnett returns for the fifth year in a row to executive produce the 2011 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles, where movie megastars will vie for the golden popcorn in award categories as only MTV could create them. The 2011 MTV Movie Awards will be a dead heat as the blockbusters Inception and The Social Network give fan favorite film franchises The Twilight Saga and Harry Potter some serious competition that could make the night anyone’s to win. Winner voting at http://ma.mtv.co.nz/ for the 2011 MTV Movie Awards in 12 returning and all-new categories closes on Saturday, June 4. The BEST MOVIE category will remain an ongoing battle throughout the LIVE show.

The 2011 MTV Movie Awards will be available to a potential viewing audience of more than 1.2 billion people via MTV’s global network of more than 60 channels reaching nearly 600 million households around the world as well as through syndication.  In addition, its convergent programming & content will reach the entire interactive community, via MTV’s more than 200 digital media properties around the world.

 

2011 MTV MOVIE AWARDS PREMIERES ON MTV NZ – CHANNEL 014 MONDAY 6 JUNE AT 4PM

 

 

NOMINEES FOR THE “2011 MTV MOVIE AWARDS” AS FOLLOWS:

 

BEST MOVIE (voting stays live throughout the 2011 Movie Awards ceremony)

·       Black Swan

Director: Darren Aronofsky, Producers: Mike Medavoy, Brian Oliver and Scott Franklin (Fox Searchlight)

·       Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Director: David Yates, Producers:  David Heyman and David Barron (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Inception

Director: Christopher Nolan, Producers: Emma Thomas and Christopher Nolan (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       The Social Network

Director: David Fincher, Producers: Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti, Michael De Luca and Ceán Chaffin (Sony Pictures)

·       The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Director: David Slade, Producers: Wyck Godfrey and Karen Rosenfelt (Summit Entertainment)

 

BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE

·       Emma Stone – Easy A (Sony Pictures)

·       Emma Watson – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Jennifer Aniston – Just Go With It (Sony Pictures)

·       Kristen Stewart – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit Entertainment)

·       Natalie Portman – Black Swan (Fox Searchlight)

 

BEST MALE PERFORMANCE

·       Daniel Radcliffe – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Jesse Eisenberg – The Social Network (Sony Pictures)

·       Robert Pattinson – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit Entertainment)

·       Taylor Lautner – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit Entertainment)

·       Zac Efron – Charlie St. Cloud (Universal Pictures)

 

BEST BREAKOUT STAR

·       Andrew Garfield  – The Social Network (Sony Pictures)

·       Chloë Grace Moretz – Kick-Ass (Lionsgate)

·       Hailee Steinfeld – True Grit  (Paramount Pictures)

·       Jay Chou – The Green Hornet (Sony Pictures)

·       Olivia Wilde – TRON: Legacy (Walt Disney Pictures)

·       Xavier Samuel – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit Entertainment)

 

BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE

·       Adam Sandler – Just Go With It (Sony Pictures)

·       Ashton Kutcher – No Strings Attached (Paramount Pictures)

·       Emma Stone – Easy A (Sony Pictures)

·       Russell Brand – Get Him to the Greek (Universal Pictures)

·       Zach Galifianakis – Due Date (Warner Bros. Pictures)

 

BEST LINE FROM A MOVIE (New Category)

·       Alexys Nycole Sanchez – Grown Ups (Sony Pictures)

“I want to get chocolate wasted.”

·       Amanda Bynes and Emma Stone – Easy A (Sony Pictures)

Amanda Bynes: “There is a higher power that will judge you for your indecency.”

Emma Stone: “Tom Cruise?”

·       Jesse Eisenberg – The Social Network (Sony Pictures)

“If you guys were the inventors of Facebook, you’d have invented Facebook.”

·       Justin Timberlake and Andrew Garfield – The Social Network (Sony Pictures)

Justin Timberlake: “…a million dollars isn’t cool. You know what’s cool?”

Andrew Garfield: “A billion dollars. And that shut everybody up.”

·       Tom Hardy – Inception (Warner Bros. Pictures)

“You mustn’t be afraid to dream a little bigger darling.”

 

BEST VILLAIN

·       Christoph Waltz – The Green Hornet (Sony Pictures)

·       Leighton Meester – The Roommate (Screen Gems)

·       Mickey Rourke – Iron Man 2 (Paramount Pictures)

·       Ned Beatty – Toy Story 3 (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

·       Tom Felton – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Warner Bros. Pictures)

 

BEST FIGHT

·       Amy Adams vs. The Sisters – The Fighter (Paramount Pictures)

·       Chloë Grace Moretz vs. Mark Strong – Kick-Ass (Lionsgate)

·       Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint vs. Death Eaters  – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Joseph Gordon-Levitt vs. Hallyway Attacker – Inception (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Robert Pattinson vs. Bryce Dallas Howard and Xavier Samuel – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit Entertainment)

 

BEST KISS

·       Ellen Page and Joseph Gordon-Levitt – Inception (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit Entertainment)

·       Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner – The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (Summit Entertainment)

·       Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis – Black Swan (Fox Searchlight)

 

BEST JAW-DROPPING MOMENT

·       James Franco – 127 Hours, Cuts Off His Arm (Fox Searchlight)

·       Justin Bieber – Justin Bieber: Never Say Never, Performance Spectacular (Paramount Pictures)

·       Leonardo DiCaprio and Ellen Page – Inception, Paris Café Scene (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Natalie Portman – Black Swan , Mutilation: Pulls The Skin Off Her Finger (Fox Searchlight)

·       Steve-O  – Jackass 3D, Port-A-Potty Bungee Stunt (Paramount Pictures)

 

BEST SCARED-AS-SH**T PERFORMANCE

·       Ashley Bell – The Last Exorcism (Lionsgate)

·       Ellen Page – Inception (Warner Bros. Pictures)

·       Jessica Szohr – Piranha 3D (The Weinstein Company)

·       Minka Kelly – The Roommate (Screen Gems)

·       Ryan Reynolds – Buried (Lionsgate)

 

BIGGEST BADASS STAR

·       Alex Pettyfer – I Am Number Four (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

·       Chloë Grace Moretz – Kick-Ass (Lionsgate)

·       Jaden Smith – The Karate Kid (Sony Pictures)

·       Joseph Gordon-Levitt – Inception (Warner Bros.)

·       Robert Downey Jr. – Iron Man 2 (Paramount Pictures)

MTV sorry for swearing

MTV execs have apologised for the amount of swearing during the MTV Movie Awards that recently screened on the network. The broadcast which was described as “live with a delay” failed to be clean of objectionable language with a few words sneaking through despite the bleep button taking a pounding throughout the two-hour show.

NZ production good to go

Filming on the New Zealand-based production Spartacus: Blood and Sand has been given the green light once again after lead actor Andy Whitfield was given the all-clear after being diagnosed with cancer earlier in the year. The Australian actor is set to appear before the camera again in October.

Stamos for Glee role

Uncle Jesse himself John Stamos is eying a spot on the Glee cast according to Entertainment Weekly. The ex-Full House actor is currently in talks with producers over appearing on the drama series in a guest role playing Emma’s (Jayma Mays) dentist, whom she may or may not be having a relationship with. Let’s hope common sense will prevail.

Matt Lucas on Glee?

In related news, the latest rumour to hit the net is that Little Britain star Matt Lucas has signed on to make a guest appearance on Glee. The actor is said to be playing a teacher with a hidden passion for musicals. Only time will tell as to whether this one is true or not.

Katy Perry to host awards

Katy Perry has been confirmed as the host of the 2010 Teen Choice Awards. The pop singer will both host and perform at the ceremony which will dish out it’s surfboard trophies to the year’s biggest achievers in television, film, music, sport and fashion.

McConaughey’s new “comedy”

Actor Matthew McConaughey is developing a new comedy series for an American network set in Malibu. With a working title of Kick-Ass Militia, the series will centre on a pair of brothers, one a cult leader the other a survivalist, who share a pad on the beach in the Californian town. The series is written by Meet The Fockers writer Marc Hyman.

Williams Grey’s regular

Grey’s Anatomy actor Jesse Williams has been promoted to a series regular for the next season of the medical drama. Williams joined the show in season 6 as Dr. Jackson Avery and has impressed series creator Shonda Rhimes enough to be given a full-time contract.

Entourage movie?

Actor and Entourage producer Mark Wahlberg has said recently that he is determined to make a movie out of the series. Walhberg said in a n interview with MTV that he wants to bring the characters to the big screen and believes fans would react positively to the movie concept.

Monday 7th June @ 7:30pm

Tune in for the extravaganza that is the MTV Movie Awards this June. With amazing stage shows, PDA’s and celeb filled audiences, the MTV Movie Awards is the event that has stars falling over themselves to attend. 

This year we are proud to unveil three new categories, ‘Best Kick-Ass Star’, ‘Best Scared-As-Shit Performance’ and ‘Global Superstar’!  
Find out who takes home the popcorn on Monday 7th June at 7:30pm.