–Justin Bieber munches on some chips as he and MTV Movie Awards host Aziz Ansari watch a very realistic version of The Hurt Locker with Jeremy Renner.
It was also just announced that Sandra Bullock will be receiving the “MTV Generation Award” during the “2010 MTV Movie Awards” for her riveting and diverse contributions to the film industry and for entertaining generations of the MTV audience over the last two decades. The first female recipient to be honored with this revered award, Bullock is one of the most accomplished, multifaceted and beloved actresses of her time. She has made legions of moviegoers both laugh and cry through heartfelt and wide-ranging roles that continue to break the mold and box-office records. Since her breakout role in the 1994 hit action film “Speed,” Bullock has captivated audiences by starring in blockbuster motion pictures that include “While You Were Sleeping,” “A Time To Kill,” “Crash,” “Miss Congeniality,” “Hope Floats,” “Two Weeks Notice” and her “2010 MTV Movie Awards” nominated fan-favorites “The Proposal” and “The Blind Side.” The “MTV Generation Award” is the “MTV Movie Awards” highest honor, acknowledging an actor who has engaged the MTV audience throughout their career. Past recipients include Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler, Mike Myers, Tom Cruise and Jim Carrey. Hosted by Aziz Ansari, the “2010 MTV Movie Awards” will be broadcast LIVE from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, CA on Sunday, June 6 at 9p.m./8p.m.C.
“Sandra is one of those rare individuals who is adored by our audience as both an actress and a role model,” said Stephen Friedman, General Manager, MTV. “Recognizing her remarkable talent, amazing range of films and her visceral connection to our audience around the globe, we are honored to present her with our ‘MTV Generation Award.’”