THE 2013 MTV MOVIE AWARDS Airs This Sunday, April 14, Exclusively on MTV in Canada
– Awards features a parade of stars including Steve Carell, Zac Efron, Will Ferrell, Danny McBride, Melissa McCarthy, Brad Pitt, Seth Rogen, Amanda Seyfried and more!
– MTV MOVIE NIGHT delivers first-hand coverage of the red carpet, April 18 –
– Exclusive sneak peek of THE SHOW WITH VINNY, coming to MTV in Canada in May, immediately follows the Awards –
– Canadian Sponsors are Adidas, Clean & Clear, Scene, and Stride –
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TORONTO (April, 11 2013) – MTV breaks out the golden popcorn for one of the most star-filled and entertaining award shows of the year, THE 2013 MTV MOVIE AWARDS. Hosted by rising superstar Rebel Wilson (Bridesmaids), THE 2013 MTV MOVIE AWARDS air live from the Sony Pictures Studios Lot in Culver City, California, this Sunday, April 14 at 9 p.m. ET, exclusively on MTV in Canada. Kicking off the show with a roof-raising performance is the cast of Pitch Perfect, who are reuniting for the first time on television. Also set to perform is mega-star Selena Gomez and hip-hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.
Leading the pack with seven nominations each are Django Unchained and Ted, each with nods for Best On-Screen Duo, Best Kiss, and Movie of the Year. The awards are handed out by today’s hottest actors including Steve Carell, Zac Efron, Danny McBride, Melissa McCarthy, Brad Pitt, Chris Pine, Seth Rogen, Amanda Seyfried , Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto, and Kerry Washington.
For a full list of nominees visit mtv.ca.
Additionally, Wilson and the presenters are joined by MTV’s inaugural “Comedic Genius Award” recipient Will Ferrell, who is nominated for Best On-Screen Duo with Zach Galifianakis for The Campaign, and “Trailblazer Award” recipient Emma Watson who is nominated in three categories including Best Female Performance, Best Kiss, and Best Musical Moment for her role in The Perks of Being a Wallflower.
Canada’s MTV brings viewers closer to all the action as MTV MOVIE NIGHT elbows its way through a media-frenzy on the red carpet to deliver all the juicy details with a unique Canadian perspective that only MTV can deliver. Red carpet highlights air on MTV MOVIE NIGHT on Thursday, April 18 at 6 p.m. ET.
Immediately following THE 2013 MOVIE AWARDS, former JERSEY SHORE STAR Vinny Guadagnino is pumped to share the preview of his new series THE SHOW WITH VINNY, coming to MTV in Canada in May. The first foray into the Guadagnino’s abode features a chat with mega pop-star Ke$ha, and tough guy Mark Wahlberg, who kindly provides Vin with some sound (and terrifying) life advice.
Canadian sponsors for THE 2013 MTV MOVIE AWARDS are Adidas, Clean & Clear, Scene, and Stride.
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