The film adaptation of bestselling novel ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ won top honours as “Movie of the Year” at the MTV Movie Awards. The film which had the highest number of votes from fans also had three other awards as lead actress Shailene Woodley took home the Golden Popcorn award as “Best Female Performance”. ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ is about two teens, both who have different cancer conditions who fall in love after meeting at a cancer support group.
Bradley Cooper won “Best Male Performance” for his unforgettable portrayal of Chris Kyle in “American Sniper”, and dedicated the award to the fallen Navy SEAL.
Additional big winners included Zac Efron, who took home two awards, Jennifer Lopez for “Best Scared-As-S**t Performance”, and Dylan O’Brien for “Breakthrough Performance”.
Also earning special honours were Hollywood headliners Robert Downey Jr. and Shailene Woodley. Downey Jr. received the Generation Award, which was presented to him by his “Avengers” castmates Scarlett Johannson, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, and Mark Ruffalo. The moment marked the first time the entire cast has assembled on stage in the run up to the release of Marvel’s “Avengers: Age of Ultron”. Shailene Woodley was the recipient of the Trailblazer Award for her brilliant young career, including “The Fault in our Stars” and the “Divergent” franchise.
The 2015 award was hosted by stand-up comedian and actress Amy Schumer who stole the night with her opening monologue.
All the action unfolded in front of a beautiful, twisted pop art cityscape designed by Australian-born L.A. Street and graffiti artists Dabs Myla.
Full list of winners
MOVIE OF THE YEAR: The Fault in Our Stars
BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE: Shailene Woodley- The Fault in Our Stars
BEST MALE PERFORMANCE: Bradley Cooper – American Sniper
BEST SCARED-AS-S–T PERFORMANCE: Jennifer Lopez – The Boy Next Door
BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE: Dylan O’Brien – The Maze Runner
BEST SHIRTLESS PERFORMANCE: Zac Efron – Neighbors
BEST DUO: Zac Efron and Dave Franco – Neighbors
BEST FIGHT: Dylan O’Brien vs. Will Poulter – The Maze Runner
BEST KISS: Ansel Elgort and Shailene Woodley – The Fault in Our Stars
BEST WTF MOMENT: Seth Rogen and Rose Byrne – Neighbors
BEST VILLAIN: Meryl Streep – Into the Woods
BEST MUSICAL MOMENT: Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE: Channing Tatum – 22 Jump Street
BEST ON-SCREEN TRANSFORMATION: Elizabeth Banks – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1
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