facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

'Avengers,' 'Playbook' each win 3 MTV Movie Awards

April 15, 2013 at 9:29 AM   |   Comments

5 of 5
| License Photo
CULVER CITY, Calif., April 15 (UPI) -- The superhero ensemble picture "The Avengers" earned three MTV Movie Awards, including the top prize of Best Movie, at a ceremony in Culver City, Calif.

Starring Robert Downey Jr., Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth and Chris Evans, the blockbuster also earned the accolades for Best Fight and Best Villain for Tom Hiddleston.

The award for Best Female Performance went to Jennifer Lawrence for "Silver Linings Playbook" while co-star Bradley Cooper won for Best Male Performance. The pair also earned the Best Kiss honor.

Rebel Wilson, the awards show's host, took home the prize for Breakthrough Performance for her work in the comedy "Pitch Perfect."

Taylor Lautner picked up the statuette for Best Shirtless Performance for "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" and Martin Freeman garnered the Best Hero gong for "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey."

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Kris Jenner worried Khloe and Lamar will reconcile Kris Jenner worried Khloe and Lamar will reconcile
2
Valerie Bertinelli speaks on female empowerment in Fresno Valerie Bertinelli speaks on female empowerment in Fresno
3
Heidi Montag reaches out to Lauren Conrad on Twitter Heidi Montag reaches out to Lauren Conrad on Twitter
4
Khloe Kardashian blames Kourtney Kardashian for weight gain Khloe Kardashian blames Kourtney Kardashian for weight gain
5
Dax Shepard debuts new Kristen Bell-inspired tattoo at film premiere Dax Shepard debuts new Kristen Bell-inspired tattoo at film premiere
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback