Diverse MTV Movie Award nominations put Oscars to shame
The MTV Movie Awards may not be what Hollywood wants, but they are what America deserves. This year’s nominees include Oscar fare, blockbuster action movies and minority actors who were sorely overlooked at the Academy Awards.
“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 Executive Producer Casey Patterson in a statement. “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 moviegoing audience.” Read more…