Wed, 02 May 2007 12:00:00 ET
Nominees for 2007 MTV Movie Awards are announced with interesting fact points to Best Performance category.
and Jennifer Hudson
will go head-to-head at the MTV Movie Awards. The 'Dreamgirls
' stars have both been nominated in the Best Performance category at the prestigious event.
Epic action movies '300
' and 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
' will seemingly dominate proceedings after garnering five, and four nominations respectively. The box office smashes will battle it out for Best Movie whilst their stars compete for the main acting prizes.
Having led 300 Spartans onto the battlefields on film Scottish star Gerard Butler
will now face the equally daunting prospect of competing with Beyonce, Hudson and Johnny Depp
- who is nominated for his turn as Captain Jack Sparrow - for Best Performance.
Beyonce will be hoping to take home the Golden Popcorn gong after her co-star Hudson walked off with an Oscar earlier this year, while the 'Irreplacable' singer failed to get a single acting nomination at the ceremony.
'The Devil Wears Prada
', 'Blades of Glory
' and 'Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan' were all put forward for three accolades.
The Los Angeles ceremony will be hosted by US stand-up comedienne-and-actress Sarah Silverman
and will take place on June 3.
2007 MTV Movie Awards full list of nominations:
Gerard Butler, '300'
Johnny Depp, 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest'
, 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest'
Jennifer Hudson, 'Dreamgirls'
Beyonce Knowles, 'Dreamgirls'
, 'The Pursuit of Happyness
, 'The Devil Wears Prada'
, 'Little Miss Sunshine
Columbus Short, 'Stomp the Yard
' Jaden Smith, 'The Pursuit of Happyness'
, 'Alpha Dog
Best Comedic Performance:
Emily Blunt, 'The Devil Wears Prada'
Sacha Baron Cohen
, 'Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan'
Will Ferrell, 'Blades of Glory'
, 'Night at the Museum
& Jude Law
, 'The Holiday
& Sacha Baron Cohen, 'Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Columbus Short & Meagan Good
, 'Stomp The Yard'
& Elizabeth Banks
& Brittany Daniel
, 'Little Man
Tobin Bell, 'Saw III
, 'The Departed
Bill Nighy, 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest'
Rodrigo Santoro, '300'
, 'The Devil Wears Prada'
& Héctor Jiménez vs. Los Duendes (Wrestling Match), 'Nacho Libre
Gerard Butler vs. 'The Uber Immortal' (The Spartan/Persian Battle), '300'
Sacha Baron Cohen vs. Ken Davitian (Naked Wrestle Fight), 'Borat: Cultural
Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan'
Will Ferrell vs. Jon Heder (Ice Rink Fight), 'Blades of Glory'
vs. Anna Faris
(Super Girl Fight), 'My Super Ex-Girlfriend
Best Summer Movie You Haven't Seen Yet :
' (June 22)
'Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer
' (June 15)
' (July 20)
'Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
' (July 13)
'Rush Hour 3
' (August 10)
' (July 4)
mtvU Best Filmmaker On Campus:
Robert Dastoli, 'Southwestern Orange County vs. The Flying
Saucers'(University of Central Florida)
Maria Gigante, 'Girls Room' (Columbia College, Chicago)
Josh Greenbaum, 'Border Patrol' (University of Southern California)
Alexander Poe, 'Please Forget I Exist' (Columbia University)
Andrew Shipsides, 'Bottleneck' (Savannah College of Art & Design)
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