MTV officially revealed the first round of presenters that will be handing out awards during the “2016 MTV Movie Awards.”
This marks the 25th anniversary for the series, which aims to celebrate blockbuster movies and the fans who love them. On the list this year are Charlize Theron, Chris Hemsworth and Jessica Chastain from “The Huntsmen: Winter’s War”.
They will join their fellow actors Seth Rogen and Zac Efron from “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising”. Also attending the event as presenters are Olivia Munn from “X-Men: Apocalypse” and the ever popular supermodel Gigi Hadid.
MTV has stated that additional presenters and performers will be announced at a later date, so stay tuned to see who else will be appearing on the main-stage.
The “2016 MTV Movie Awards” hosted by Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart airs Sunday, April 10 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT from outdoors on the Warner Bros. backlot in Burbank, Calif.
Nomination highlights for the “2016 MTV Movie Awards” include Avengers: Age of Ultron, Creed, Deadpool, Jurassic World, Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Straight Outta Compton scoring nominations for “Movie of the Year,” and Star Wars: The Force Awakens garnering the most nominations (11) for a franchise. For a complete list of nominations, go here.
“What has always been so cool about the ‘MTV Movie Awards’ is that it’s about blockbuster movies that audiences line up to see; comedies, superheroes, science fiction, fantasy, action,” said Casey Patterson, Executive Producer at the time the nominations went out. “This show is about fandom and the stars come out to celebrate that. The nominees and the content are naturally diverse and eclectic because we’re a true reflection of real movie-going audience.”
Casey Patterson, Garrett English and Jane Mun serve as Executive Producers for the “2016 MTV Movie Awards.” Jim Roush serves as Co-Executive producer. Wendy Plaut serves as Co-Executive Producer and Executive in Charge of Celebrity Talent. Sandy Alouete is Executive in Charge of Music Talent.
The “2016 MTV Movie Awards” official gift bag is produced by Karen Wood at Backstage Creations.