‘Hunger Games’ Top Winner at MTV Movie Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” earned the prize for best film at Sunday night’s MTV Movie Awards, besting even top Oscar winner “12 Years a Slave.”
“Hunger Games” stars also took home some of the night’s biggest awards. Jennifer Lawrence won best female performance and Josh Hutcherson was voted best male performer.
Zany categories were also in abundance. Zac Efron earned best shirtless performance, while properly accepting his award shirtless.
Honors went to Mark Wahlberg and Channing Tatum. And a special tribute was paid to the late Paul Walker.
But it was summer movie teasers, from “X-Men: Days of Future Past” to “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” that dominated the live ceremony hosted by Conan O’Brien.
Here is a list of categories and winners:
— Movie of the year: “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.”
— Best female performance: Jennifer Lawrence, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.”
— Best male performance: Josh Hutcherson, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.”
— Breakthrough performance: Will Poulter, “We’re the Millers.”
— Best kiss: Emma Roberts, Jennifer Aniston and Will Poulter, “We’re the Millers.”
— Best fight: Orlando Bloom and Evangeline Lilly vs. Orcs in “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.”
— Best comedic performance: Jonah Hill, “The Wolf of Wall Street.”
— Best shirtless performance: Zac Efron, “That Awkward Moment.”
— Best villain: Mila Kunis, “Oz the Great and Powerful.”
— Best on-screen transformation: Jared Leto, “Dallas Buyers Club.”
— Best musical moment: Backstreet Boys, Jay Baruchel, Seth Rogen and Craig Robinson perform in Heaven, “This is the End.”
— Best cameo performance: Rihanna, “This is the End.”
— Favorite character: Tris, played by Shailene Woodley in “Divergent.”
— Best scared-as-s— performance: Brad Pitt, “World War Z.”
— Best on-screen duo: Vin Diesel and Paul Walker, “Fast & Furious 6.”
— #WTF moment: Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Wolf of Wall Street.”
— Best hero: Henry Cavill, “Man of Steel.”
— Trailblazer award: Channing Tatum.
— Generation award: Mark Wahlberg.
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