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April 19, 2021 -- WandaVision, Emily In Paris, and RuPaul's Drag Race Lead TV Nominations And Judas and the Black Messiah and Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Lead Film Nominations
Fan Voting for the 2021 "MTV Movie & TV Awards" is Officially Open Now through April 30 at vote.mtv.com
· Additional details about the 2021 "MTV Movie & TV Awards" and "Movie & TV Awards: UNSCRIPTED" including hosts, presenters and more will be announced in the coming weeks. Stay tuned!
· About Nominations:
· Beginning today, April 19th, fans can vote for their favorites across 25 gender-neutral categories including "Best Kiss," "Breakthrough Performance," "Best Show," and more by visiting vote.mtv.com through April 30, 2021.
· WandaVision (5), Emily In Paris (4), The Boys (4), Bridgerton (3), Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (3) and The Mandalorian (3) lead "MTV Movie & TV Awards" nominations.
· RuPaul's Drag Race (4), 90 Day Fiancé (2), Bling Empire (2), Legendary (2), Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (2), Nailed It! (2), Ridiculousness (2). The Challenge (2) lead "MTV Movie & TV Awards: UNSCRIPTED" nominations.
· Chadwick Boseman received a posthumous nomination in the "Best Performance in a Movie" category for his role in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom.
· Quarantine's most bingeable reality TV shows including Floor Is Lava, Love Is Blind, Selling Sunset, The Circle, Tiger King, Unsolved Mysteries, and more are all up for awards this year.
· First-time "MTV Movie & TV Awards" nominees include: Carey Mulligan (Promising Young Woman), Zendaya (Malcom & Marie), Anya Taylor-Joy (The Queen's Gambit), Emma Corrin (The Crown), Michaela Coel (I May Destroy You), Anthony Mackie (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier), Jack Quaid (The Boys), Pedro Pascal (The Mandalorian), Teyonah Parris (WandaVision), Annie Murphy (Schitt's Creek), Eric Andre (Bad Trip), Leslie Jones (Coming 2 America), Aya Cash (The Boys), Giancarlo Esposito (The Mandalorian), Kathryn Hahn (WandaVision), Nicholas Hoult (The Great), Antonia Gentry (Ginny & Georgia), Ashley Park (Emily in Paris), Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan), Paul Mescal (Normal People), Regé-Jean Page (Bridgerton), Jurnee Smollett (Lovecraft Country), Simona Brown (Behind Her Eyes)
· Previously announced:
· This year, the highly anticipated "MTV Movie & TV Awards" will be an epic two-night Los Angeles takeover honoring the biggest and best in movies and television.
· The 2021 "MTV Movie & TV Awards" telecast will air live on Sunday, May 16 from the Palladium in Los Angeles, CA at 9PM ET/PT.
· Winners of scripted categories will be announced during 2021 "MTV Movie & TV Awards" Sunday, May 16.
· Immediately following, MTV will air the inaugural "Movie & TV Awards: UNSCRIPTED" on Monday, May 17 at 9PM ET/PT; a first-of-its-kind celebration of all things reality television. Over-the-top, funny and completely fresh, the night will celebrate the jaw-dropping, no-rules, drama-filled moments from our favorite reality shows.
· Winners of UNSCRIPTED categories will be revealed during the "Movie & TV Awards: UNSCRIPTED" on Monday, May 17.
· Sponsors of the two-night celebration include The Real Cost(TM) (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) and SONIC(R) Drive-In.
· For updates and additional information, please visit MTVAwards.mtv.com, follow @MTV on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok and YouTube, use hashtag #MTVAwards and follow @MTVAwards on Facebook and Twitter.
COMPLETE LIST OF NOMINEES, SCRIPTED:
BEST PERFORMANCE IN A MOVIE
BEST PERFORMANCE IN A SHOW
BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE
MOST FRIGHTENED PERFORMANCE
COMPLETE LIST OF NOMINEES, UNSCRIPTED:
BEST DOCU-REALITY SHOW
BEST DATING SHOW
BEST REALITY CAST
BEST COMPETITION SERIES
BEST LIFESTYLE SHOW
BEST NEW UNSCRIPTED SERIES (brought to you by SONIC(R) Drive-In)
BEST TALK / TOPICAL SHOW
BEST COMEDY / GAME SHOW
BREAKTHROUGH SOCIAL STAR
BEST REAL-LIFE MYSTERY OR CRIME SERIES
BEST INTERNATIONAL REALITY SERIES
April 19, 2021 9:00am ET by MTV