MTV today announced the official nominees for the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards and Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted.
Airing live on Monday, 17 May at 11am on MTV, the MTV Movie & TV Awards will be a two-day Los Angeles event honoring the biggest and best in movies and television.
Monday’s show will feature the winners of the scripted categories being announced during the show and the following day, MTV will air the inaugural Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted on Tuesday, 18 May at 11am on MTV. This show will be a first of its kind celebration of all things reality television. The night will celebrate all the moments from reality shows.
Beginning today, 20 April, fans can vote for their favorites across 25 gender-neutral categories including “Best Kiss,” “Breakthrough Performance,” “Best Show,” and more by visiting vote.mtv.com through to Friday 30 April, 2021.
- WandaVision (5), Emily In Paris (4), The Boys (4), Bridgerton (3), Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (3) and The Mandalorian (3) lead “MTV Movie & TV Awards” nominations.
- RuPaul’s Drag Race (4), 90 Day Fianceì (2), Bling Empire (2), Legendary (2), Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta (2), Nailed It! (2), Ridiculousness (2), The Challenge (2) lead “MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted” nominations.
- Chadwick Boseman received a posthumous nomination in the “Best Performance in a Movie” category for his role in Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.
- Quarantine’s reality TV shows including Floor Is Lava, Love Is Blind, Selling Sunset, The Circle, Tiger King, Unsolved Mysteries, and more are all up for awards this year.
- First-time MTV Movie & TV Awards nominees include: Carey Mulligan (Promising Young Woman), Zendaya (Malcom & Marie), Anya Taylor-Joy (The Queen’s Gambit), Emma Corrin (The Crown), Michaela Coel (I May Destroy You), Anthony Mackie (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier), Jack Quaid (The Boys), Pedro Pascal (The Mandalorian), Teyonah Parris (WandaVision), Annie Murphy (Schitt’s Creek), Eric Andre (Bad Trip), Leslie Jones (Coming 2 America), Aya Cash (The Boys), Giancarlo Esposito (The Mandalorian), Kathryn Hahn (WandaVision), Nicholas Hoult (The Great), Antonia Gentry (Ginny & Georgia), Ashley Park (Emily in Paris), Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm: Delivery of Prodigious Bribe to American Regime for Make Benefit Once Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan), Paul Mescal (Normal People), Regé-Jean Page (Bridgerton), Jurnee Smollett (Lovecraft Country), Simona Brown (Behind Her Eyes)
Additional details about the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards and Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted including hosts, presenters and more will be announced in the coming weeks.
MTV TV & Movie Awards Premieres Wednesday, 17 May At 11am On MTV.