Matt Damon is in the running for an MTV Movie Award
Matt damon didn’t win an Oscar for “The Martian,” but he has another essay at a prize now that he’s nominated for an MTV Movie Award.
The network unveiled its 2016 nominations on Tuesday morning. Damon is against Chris Pratt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Michael B. Jordan, Ryan reynolds, and Will smith for the best male performances. In the female category, it is the actress “Ex Machina” Alicia vikander, Anna kendrick, Charlize theron, Marguerite Ridley, Jennifer lawrence, and
Morena Baccarin of “Deadpool”. The Movie of the Year category features some Oscar-overlooked titles: “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” “Creed,” “Deadpool,” “Jurassic World,” “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Straight Outta Compton.”
Of all of MTV’s quirky categories – which include Best Villain, Best Kiss, and Best Fight – we have a soft spot for Best Virtual Performances. The nominees in this category are Amy poehler for “Inside Out”, Andy Serkis for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”, Jack Black for “Kung Fu Panda 3”, James Spader for “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, Lupita Nyong’o for Star Wars: The Force Awakens ”, and Seth Mac Farlane for the Boston comedy “Ted 2”.
The MTV Movie Awards – which will be hosted by Dwayne The Rock Johnson and Kevin hart, from the mass film “Central Intelligence” – aired April 10.
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