[RECAP] In Case You Missed It! 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards!

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Award season is still in full effect. The latest gathering of celebrities on the red carpet occurred tonight at the MTV Movie & TV Awards.

All the glamorous celebrities came from near and far to the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The show was hosted by Adam DeVine and the announcer for the evening was “Insecure” star Issa Rae. The show also had a new format this year by including television shows amongst its honorees.

Actress Emma Watson

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The show began with a “Beauty and the Beast” musical montage of sorts by host Adam DeVine. The first award of the night was given to Emma Watson for “Best Actor in a Movie”. During Emma’s acceptance speech, she pointed out that this award show was the first of its kind to have gender-less categories.

Actress Taraji P. Henson

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There were stellar performances from Noah Cyrus, Pitbull, and Big Sean. Also, a touching tribute that honored the “Fast and Furious” franchise. The franchise received the coveted “Generation Award”. The night was also filled with never-before-seen clips from upcoming movies.

And The Winners Are….

This Is Us costars

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Check out the complete list of winners below.

Movie of the year:

“Beauty and the Beast”

Best actor in a movie:
Emma Watson – “Beauty and the Beast” (WINNER)

Show of the year:
“Stranger Things”

Best actor in a show:  
Millie Bobby Brown – “Stranger Things” (WINNER)

Best kiss:  
Ashton Sanders and Jharrel Jerome – “Moonlight” (WINNER)

Best villain:    
Jeffrey Dean Morgan – “The Walking Dead”

Best host:
Trevor Noah – “The Daily Show”

Best documentary:   
“13th
Best reality competition:
“RuPaul’s Drag Race”

Best comedic performance:
Lil Rel Howery – “Get Out” (WINNER)

Best hero:
Taraji P. Henson – “Hidden Figures”

Actress Zendaya

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Tearjerker:
“This Is Us” – Jack (Milo Ventimiglia) and Randall (Lonnie Chavis) at karate

Next generation:
Daniel Kaluuya

Best duo:     
Hugh Jackman and Dafne Keen – “Logan” (WINNER)

Best American story:
“Blackish” (WINNER)

Best fight against the system:
“Hidden Figures” (WINNER)

Trending:
“Run The World (Girls)” Channing Tatum and Beyonce – “Lip Sync Battle” (WINNER)

Best musical moment:
“You’re the One That I Want” – Ensemble – “Grease: Live”

Written By: Ronda Brooks

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