-This year, MTV is giving the fans the power to choose the nominees for the 2010 MTV Movie Awards.
This year’s show will air on Sunday, June 6th at 9pm ET/8pm Central from the Gibson Ampitheatre in Universal, CA.
Starting today, March 29th at 12p.m. ET/9a.m. PT through Friday, April 9th at 6p.m. ET, fans can log onto MovieAwards.MTV.com to vote in 13 categories for their favorite films, superstars and movie moments to be included in the final list of nominees during the May 11th – June 5th winner voting period.
Continuing its tradition for being one of the most shocking and atypical awards shows on television, this year’s show will feature three all-new and outrageous categories that include “BEST ASS-KICKING STAR”, “BEST SCARED-AS S**T PERFORMANCE” and “GLOBAL SUPERSTAR.” For the first time EVER in “Movie Awards” history, voting will go international as fans worldwide will be able to vote for their favorite global stars in the “GLOBAL SUPERSTAR” category by visiting their local MTV websites.
After the votes are tallied, MTV fans around the world can tune-in to watch the action unfold and see if their favorite global superstar makes the mark, as the “2010 MTV Movie Awards” will air on MTV channels around the world in 161 countries. The 19th annual “2010 MTV Movie Awards” will air LIVE on Sunday, June 6th at 9p.m. ET/8p.m. C from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, California.
Fans will be able to vote for the final nominees from May 11th – June 5th.
Check out the full list of categories after the jump.
Categories for the “2010 MTV Movie Awards” are:
BEST MOVIE (voting stays live throughout the “2010 MTV Movie Awards” ceremony)
BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE
BEST MALE PERFORMANCE
BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE
BEST FEMALE BREAKOUT STAR
BEST MALE BREAKOUT STAR
BEST WTF MOMENT
*GLOBAL SUPERSTAR (New Category)
*BEST ASS-KICKING STAR (New Category)
*BEST SCARED-ASSH**T PERFORMANCE (New Category)