2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards
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|2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards|
|Date||May 16, 2021|
May 17, 2021
|Hosted by||Leslie Jones|
|Most nominations||WandaVision (5)|
The 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards are an upcoming awards presentation to be broadcast on May 16 and 17, 2021. It will be the 29th edition of the awards and the fourth to jointly honor movies and television, and the first to feature a second night, which will be devoted exclusively to awards in reality television. Leslie Jones is set to host the ceremony. On May 17, Nikki Glaser will also host an event titled MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted, for awards going to reality television shows.
The full list of nominees was announced on April 19, 2021.
|Best Movie||Best Show|
|Best Performance in a Movie||Best Performance in a Show|
|Best Comedic Performance||Best Hero|
|Best Villain||Best Kiss|
|Most Frightened Performance||Best Fight|
|Best Breakthrough Performance||Best Duo|
|Best Music Documentary||Best Docu-Reality Show|
|Best Dating Show||Best Reality Cast|
|Best Competition Series||Best Lifestyle Show|
|Best New Unscripted Series||Best Talk/Topical Show|
|Best Comedy/Game Show||Best Host|
|Breakthrough Social Star||Best Real-Life Mystery or Crime Series|
|Best Fight||Best International Reality Series|
The following movies received multiple nominations:
- Three – Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
- Two – Birds of Prey, Judas and the Black Messiah, Promising Young Woman
The following television series received multiple nominations:
- Five – WandaVision
- Four – The Boys
- Three – Bridgerton, Emily in Paris, RuPaul's Drag Race, The Mandalorian
- Two – 90 Day Fiancé, Jersey Shore: Family Vacation, Kids Say the Darndest Things, Legendary, Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, Nailed It!, Ridiculousness, The Challenge, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
MTV did not announce or hold a 2020 edition of the ceremony due to the COVID-19 pandemic. MTV announced on March 11, 2021 that the ceremony would be scheduled for May 16 and 17, 2021, with the first night to focus on films and scripted television, and the second (titled MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted) to focus on unscripted and reality television.
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