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‘Get Out’ Leads MTV Movie and TV Award With Six Nominations

Get Out is the undeniable surprise hit of 2017. Now Jordan Peele’s horror thriller is garnering more accolades from fans. It leads the nominations of the new MTV Movie and TV Awards.

Star Daniel Kaluuya is nominated for Best Actor in a Movie, Next Generation and Best Duo with Lil Rel Howery. Alison Williams is up for Best Villain, while the film competes for Movie of the Year.

With the addition of TV to MTV’s annual movie awards, there have been changes to some categories. Best Actor and Actress is now Best Actor in a Movie and Best Actor in a Show, with male and female nominees competing against one another. Best Fight is now Best Fight Against the System and classic categories like Best Kiss now include TV and movie nominees.

New this year is Best American Story in which all the nominees are shows and films about people of color, immigrants and LGBT characters.

This year’s list includes fan favorites like Game of Thrones, Atlanta, Beauty and the Beast, Hidden Figures and Logan. Fans can vote for their picks at


Movie of the Year

Beauty and the Beast

Get Out


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

The Edge of Seventeen

Best Actor in a Movie

Daniel Kaluuya – Get Out

Emma Watson – Beauty and the Beast

Hailee Steinfeld – The Edge of Seventeen

Hugh Jackman – Logan

James McAvoy – Split

Taraji P. Henson – Hidden Figures

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Show of the Year


Game of Thrones


Pretty Little Liars

Stranger Things

This Is Us

Best Actor in a Show

Donald Glover – Atlanta

Emilia Clarke – Game of Thrones

Gina Rodriguez – Jane the Virgin

Jeffrey Dean Morgan – The Walking Dead

Mandy Moore – This Is Us

Millie Bobby Brown – Stranger Things (Netflix)

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Best Kiss

Ashton Sanders & Jharrel Jerome – Moonlight

Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling – La La Land

Emma Watson & Dan Stevens – Beauty and the Beast

Taraji P. Henson & Terrence Howard – Empire

Zac Efron & Anna Kendrick – Mike & Dave Need Wedding Dates

Best Villain

Allison Williams – Get Out

Demogorgon – Stranger Things

Jared Leto – Suicide Squad

Jeffrey Dean Morgan – The Walking Dead

Wes Bentley – American Horror Story


Best Documentary


I Am Not Your Negro

O.J.: Made in America

This is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous

TIME: The Kalief Browder Story

Best Comedic Performance

Adam Devine – Workaholics

Ilana Glazer & Abbi Jacobson – Broad City

Lil Rel Howery – Get Out

Seth MacFarlane – Family Guy

Seth Rogen – Sausage Party

Will Arnett – The LEGO Batman Movie


Game of Thrones – Hodor’s Death (Kristian Nairn)

Grey’s Anatomy – Meredith tells her children about Derek’s death (Ellen Pompeo)

Me Before You – Will (Sam Claflin) tells Louisa (Emilia Clarke) he can’t stay with her

Moonlight – Paula (Naomie Harris) tells Chiron (Trevante Rhodes) that she loves him

This Is Us – Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) and Randall (Lonnie Chavis) at karate

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Best Hero

Felicity Jones – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Grant Gustin – The Flash

Mike Colter – Luke Cage

Millie Bobby Brown – Stranger Things

Stephen Amell – Arrow

Taraji P. Henson – Hidden Figures

Fight Against the System

Get Out

Hidden Figures


Luke Cage

Mr. Robot


Best Host

Ellen DeGeneres – The Ellen DeGeneres Show

John Oliver – Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

RuPaul – RuPaul’s Drag Race

Samantha Bee – Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Trevor Noah – The Daily Show

Best Reality Competition

America’s Got Talent

MasterChef Junior

RuPaul’s Drag Race

The Bachelor

The Voice

Next Generation

Chrissy Metz

Daniel Kaluuya

Issa Rae

Riz Ahmed

Yara Shahidi

Best Duo

Adam Levine & Blake Shelton – The Voice

Daniel Kaluuya & Lil Rel Howery – Get Out

Brian Tyree Henry & Lakeith Stanfield – Atlanta

Hugh Jackman & Dafne Keen – Logan

Josh Gad & Luke Evans – Beauty and the Beast

Martha Stewart & Snoop Dogg – Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party


Best American Story


Fresh Off the Boat

Jane the Virgin



Adam Devine hosts the MTV Movie and TV Awards Sunday, May 7 at 8 pm ET on MTV.

Source: The Hollywood Reporter


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