Just in case you were on the fence on whether you'd watch this year's MTV Movie Awards, MTV has gone the extra step to bring enough popular faces to draw the bigger audience.
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From Shrek to License to Wed, MTV rolls out the carpet for today's top stars of this summer's most anticipated films as Cameron Diaz, Lindsay Lohan, Victoria Beckham, Jessica Biel, John Krasinski, Mandy Moore, Robin Williams, Justin Long, and Bruce Willis have been added to the growing list of presenters at the "2007 MTV Movie Awards." And MTV welcomes Victoria Beckham as she makes the "2007 MTV Movie Awards" her first official television appearance since moving to the states. They join previously revealed presenters Jessica Alba, Josh Duhamel, Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Bynes, Chris Tucker, Katherine Heigl, Seth Rogen, Shia LaBeouf, Michael Chiklis, John Travolta, Zac Efron, Tyrese Gibson, Chris Evans and Ioan Gruffudd. In addition, Rihanna featuring Jay-Z and British singer/songwriter, Amy Winehouse will take the stage to debut new music and deliver eagerly awaited live performances. Hosted by Sarah Silverman, the "2007 MTV Movie Awards" airs LIVE on June 3rd at 8:00pm/7c from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, CA.
Up for the coveted golden popcorn at the "2007 MTV Movie Awards" are 300, leading the way with 5 nominations, and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, receiving four nominations. Also vying for an award are Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Kazakhstan, Blades Of Glory, and The Devil Wears Prada, with three nominations each. MTV will also celebrate the first-ever user generated category, "BEST MOVIE SPOOF" where viewers have the opportunity to submit their own original movie shorts parodying films from the past year via Yahoo! Movies (http://mtvmovieawards.yahoo.com) as well as another new category, "BEST SUMMER MOVIE YOU HAVEN'T SEEN YET" giving a nod to upcoming summer blockbusters.
Fans can vote by visiting http://www.movieawards.mtv.com before May 29th. Viewers can also vote from their mobile phones by texting "MOVIES" to 22422. Voting is also available by dialing toll free to 1-877-MTV-VOTE where fans can support their favorite nominees in each category. For the first time ever, the "2007 MTV Movie Awards" will offer live voting during the show. One category will remain open and viewers will be asked to cast their votes via http://www.mtv.com and text messaging on their wireless phones.
The "2007 MTV Movie Awards" will be available to a potential viewing audience of more than 1.4 billion people via MTV's global network of 55 channels reaching 492.7 million households around the world as well as through syndication. In addition, its convergent programming & content will reach the entire interactive community, via MTV's more than 200 digital media properties around the world.
Mark Burnett serves as Executive Producer for the "2007 MTV Movie Awards." Salli Frattini is Executive Producer for MTV. Audrey Morrisey and Ted Smith are Producers, Joe DeMaio is the Director and Kathy Flynn serves as Event Producer.
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