2015 MTV Movie Awards: The Fault In Our Stars” Wins “Movie Of The Year,” Shailene Woodley, Bradley Cooper, And More Take Home The Golden Popcorn

“The Fault In Our Stars” won top honours as “Movie of the Year” and Shailene Woodley took home four Golden Popcorn awards including “Best Female Performance” at the “2015 MTV Movie Awards”. Bradley Cooper won “Best Male Performance” for his unforgettable portrayal of Chris Kyle in “American Sniper”, and dedicated the award to the fallen Navy SEAL.  Additional big winners included Zac Efron, who took home two awards, Jennifer Lopez for “Best Scared-As-S**t Performance”, and Dylan O’Brien for “Breakthrough Performance”.

Tune in to a repeat on MTV (DStv Channel 130) Wednesday 15th of April at 10:50AM GMT

Vin Diesel sang Wiz Khalifa, Channing Tatum dropped it for J-Lo, Amber Rose and Amy Schumer made out, Rebel Wilson issued a public apology for showing her “girl power” to the President of the United States, and Zac Efron grabbed a handful of Dave Franco’s crotch as all manner of crazy sh*t went down in front of an audience of Hollywood’s hottest at the Nokia Theater L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles, CA.

Host Amy Schumer skewered Hollywood sacred cows and left no taboo untouched in a hilarious and characteristically self-deprecating opening monologue.  Schumer emerged from below the stage and stumbled into a “Hunger Games”-inspired dance routine before casually tossing an arrow to open the show. The arrow “impaled” an unsuspecting Jimmy Kimmel, who thankfully recovered in time to present the “Comedic Genius” award to the great Kevin Hart, who brought his daughter Heaven and son Hendrix up on stage to help him accept the award.

Also earning special honours were Hollywood headliners Robert Downey Jr. and Shailene Woodley.  Downey Jr. received the Generation Award, which was presented to him by his “Avengers” castmates Scarlett Johannson, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, and Mark Ruffalo.  The moment marked the first time the entire cast has assembled on stage in the run up to the release of Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron”.   Shailene Woodley was the recipient of the Trailblazer Award for her brilliant young career, including “The Fault in our Stars” and the “Divergent” franchise.  Woodley was presented the award by her friend and “Insurgent” co-star Miles Teller, who went off script and spoke from the heart in a moving tribute to the actress.

Legendary rockers Fall Out Boy shredded through an eardrum-shattering performance of their hit single “Centuries” before being joined on stage by white-hot rapper Fetty Wap.  In his first major television appearance, Fetty blazed through his hit “Trap Queen”, joining the list of hip hop royalty who’ve collaborated with the Chicago punk outfit.

Charli XCX exploded onto a stage of dayglo pink for a performance of her hits “Famous” and “Drop That Kitty” with Tinashe and MTV Artist to Watch Ty Dolla $ign. The performance was directed and choreographed by Diane Martel, the architect behind Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke’s epic twerkfest at the“2013 MTV Video Music Awards”. Bella Thorne introduced the world to the trailer for the highly anticipated series “Scream”.

All the action unfolded in front of a beautiful, twisted pop art cityscape designed by Australian-born L.A. street and graffiti artists Dabs Myla.  The whimsical and weird set included a 27-foot-high inflatable cat head and a multitude of “Easter eggs” waiting to be found by the careful viewer.

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THE WINNERS FOR THE “2015 MTV MOVIE AWARDS” ARE:

MOVIE OF THE YEAR

The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

o   Director: Josh Boone

o   Producers: Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey

BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE

Shailene Woodley- The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

BEST MALE PERFORMANCE

Bradley Cooper – American Sniper (Warner Bros.)

BEST SCARED-AS-S**T PERFORMANCE

Jennifer Lopez – The Boy Next Door (Universal Pictures)

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE

Dylan O’Brien – The Maze Runner (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

BEST SHIRTLESS PERFORMANCE

Zac Efron – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)

BEST DUO

Zac Efron & Dave Franco – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)

BEST FIGHT

Dylan O’Brien vs. Will Poulter – The Maze Runner (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

BEST KISS

Ansel Elgort & Shailene Woodley- The Fault in Our Stars (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

BEST WTF MOMENT

Seth Rogen& Rose Byrne – Neighbors (Universal Pictures)

BEST VILLAIN

Meryl Streep – Into the Woods (Walt Disney Studio Motion Pictures)

BEST MUSICAL MOMENT

Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (Lionsgate)

BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE

Channing Tatum – 22 Jump Street (Columbia Pictures/MGM)

BEST ON-SCREEN TRANSFORMATION

Elizabeth Banks – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 (Lionsgate)

BEST HERO

Dylan O’Brien– The Maze Runner (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

The “2015 MTV Movie Awards” aired globally across MTV channels in more than 160 countries and territories, reaching more than half a billion households around the world.

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