The nominations for the 2014 MTV Movie awards were announced today, and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire makes an appearance in the nominees list for a whopping seven categories!
Most notably, the movie was nominated for Movie of the Year (going up against 12 Years a Slave, American Hustle, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and The Wolf of Wall Street), Jennifer Lawrence is nominated for Best Female Performance for her role as Katniss, and Josh Hutcherson is in the running for Best Male Performance for his role as Peeta. You can read the rest of the categories the movie was nominated for, in the list below:
Movie of the Year
Best Female Performance: Jennifer Lawrence
Best Male Performance: Josh Hutcherson
Best Fight: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Sam Claflin vs. Mutant Monkeys
Best Shirtless Performance: Sam Claflin
Best Villain: Donald Sutherland
Best On-Screen Transformation: Elizabeth Banks
Jennifer Lawrence was also nominated in the Best Kiss category for her kiss with Amy Adams, and in Best Musical Moment for her performance of “Live & Let Die,” both in American Hustle.
Voting for these is now open, so be sure to head over to MTV’s website and make your votes count! This franchise has always had a great presence in the MTV Movie Awards, and we hope this year it continues to do so.
The MTV Movie Awards ceremony will take place on Sunday, April 13th, 2014, and will be transmitted live by MTV at 9 pm ET/8 pm CT. The show will be hosted by Conan O’Brien.