MTV held the 2016 MTV Movie Awards last night, which were taped and will air on the network tonight starting at 8 PM ET, setting the stage for the 25th anniversary of the ultimate celebration of blockbuster movies and the fans who love them. Avengers: Age of Ultron, Creed, Deadpool, Jurassic World, Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Straight Outta Compton scored nominations for "Movie of the Year," with Star Wars: The Force Awakens garnering the most nominations (11) for a franchise. We have a list of all the winners below, before the awards ceremony airs.
In another first for the show, MTV has partnered with Google for voting on the coveted "Movie of the Year" category, allowing fans to vote by typing keywords, "MTV Vote," into the Google search bar. In other categories, fans can get loud and make their voices heard starting today, across mobile, tablet and desktop devices at MovieAwards.MTV.com, until Sunday, March 20 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Here's what 2016 MTV Movie Awards executive producer Casey Patterson had to say in a statement.
"What has always been so cool about the MTV Movie Awards is that it's about blockbuster movies that audiences line up to see; comedies, superheroes, science fiction, fantasy, action. This show is about fandom and the stars come out to celebrate that. The nominees and the content are naturally diverse and eclectic because we're a true reflection of real movie-going audience."
This year the MTV Movie Awards are also introducing two new categories that celebrate authentic narratives - "True Story" and "Documentary." Official sponsors of the "2016 MTV Movie Awards" include M&M'S Brand, Mountain Dew and Taco Bell. Casey Patterson, Garrett English and Jane Mun serve as Executive Producers for the 2016 MTV Movie Awards.
Jim Roush serves as Co-Executive producer. Wendy Plaut serves as Co-Executive Producer and Executive in Charge of Celebrity Talent. Sandy Alouete is Executive in Charge of Music Talent. Take a look at the winners and nominees for the 2016 MTV Movie Awards below.
MOVIE OF THE YEAR
BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE
BEST MALE PERFORMANCE
BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE
BEST ACTION PERFORMANCE
- Charlize Theron - Mad Max: Fury Road (Warner Bros.)
- Chris Evans - Avengers: Age of Ultron (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
- Daisy Ridley - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
- Dwayne Johnson - San Andreas (Warner Bros.)
- Paul Rudd - Ant-Man (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
BEST VIRTUAL PERFORMANCE
- Andy Serkis - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
- Jack Black - Kung Fu Panda 3 (20th Century Fox)
- James Spader - Avengers: Age of Ultron (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
- Lupita Nyong'o - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
- Seth MacFarlane - Ted 2 (Universal Pictures)
- Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) vs. The Bear - The Revenant (20th Century Fox)
- Imperator Furiosa (Charlize Theron) vs. Max Rockatansky (Tom Hardy) - Mad Max: Fury Road (Warner Bros.)
- Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) vs. Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) - Avengers: Age of Ultron (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
- Rey (Daisy Ridley) vs. Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) - Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
- Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) vs. Lia (Nargis Fakhri) - Spy (20th Century Fox)