April 6, 2017


First-Ever MTV Movie & TV Awards Nominees: 'Get Out,' 'Atlanta,' 'Stranger Things' & More

FX Networks, Universal Pictures, Netflix
FX Networks, Universal Pictures, Netflix

The MTV Movie Awards are no more, with this spring welcoming the first-ever MTV Movie & TV Awards. The 2017 nominees have arrived, and in categories like Best Kiss, Best Duo and Best Villain, the offerings from the silver and non-silver screens will compete. Also rad, gendered acting categories have been nixed.

The leaders are Get Out with six nominations and Beauty and the Beast and Stranger Things with four. Earning three nods are Moonlight, Atlanta, Hidden Figures, Game of Thrones, This Is Us and Moonlight. Adam Devine (Workaholics, Pitch Perfect) will host on Sunday, May 7, airing live from L.A.'s Shrine Auditorium.

Without further fuss, the 2017 MTV Movie & TV Award nominees, which you can vote for here:

Movie of the Year
Beauty and the Beast
Get Out
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
The Edge of Seventeen

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

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

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 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 Documentary      
I Am Not Your Negro
O.J.: Made in America
This is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous
TIME: The Kalief Browder Story

Best Reality Competition      
America’s Got Talent
MasterChef Junior
RuPaul’s Drag Race
The Bachelor
The Voice

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

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

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

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

Best Fight Against the System  
Get Out
Hidden Figures
Luke Cage
Mr. Robot

Watch Fuse's conversation with Atlanta nominee Brian Tyree Henry, a.k.a. Paper Boi: