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Hugh Jackman pipped for MTV award

Hugh Jackman pipped for MTV award

"The first acting award in history that doesn't separate nominees based on their sex says something about how we perceive the human experience", Watson said in her emotional acceptance speech.

The actress showed up to the award show donning purple smoky shadow that emphasised her gorgeous bright eyes, and looked hauntingly attractive.

Despite glowering skies and dime-size hailstones, MTV was heralding the start of the summer viewing season with its shindig. But inside, it was dry (except for flowing cocktails among audience members) as Adam Devine hosted the proceedings. In the press room, dry socks and T-shirts were distributed to sodden members of the media. I loved playing someone who didn't listen to any of that.

This is very meaningful to me.

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Comedic performance: Lil Rel Howery, "Get Out". When you see this movie, know that this is from love'.

He said: "I'm excited because the kiss was so important and I remember how important it felt when doing it".

"— Black dudes don't mess with you", said Howery, whose character in the film has good reason to be scared of hers.

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Hero: Taraji P. Henson, "Hidden Figures". The awards show, which celebrated both film and television for the first time this year, essentially belonged to the hit Netflix series Stranger Things.

The Netflix science fiction series Stranger Things, which was up for four awards, landed prizes for Millie Bobby Brown (Best Actor in a Show) and Show of the Year, and the groundbreaking family comedy Black-ish received the new Best American Story award.

"I'm so proud to be part of a film that celebrates diversity, literacy, inclusion...the way that this one does", she said.

"This is so exciting, thank you so much", Condon said.

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Stranger Things, which earned four nods, closed MTV's first-ever dual Movie/TV ceremony with a celebratory moment, as the show's beaming young cast accepted Show of the Year.


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