Entertainment News: award shows
Winners of the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards were announced in a ceremony in Los Angeles on Saturday, April 12, and the list includes Jennifer Lopez, "Orange is the New Black" star Laverne Cox and more.
Rita Moreno, who is likely best known for her Oscar-winning role as Anita in the 1961 musical "West Side Story," presented Lopez with the Vanguard Award, which is presented to individuals in the medial who have increased visibility and understanding of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community through their work.
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The winners of the 2014 MTV Movie Awards, hosted by Conan O'Brien, were announced on Sunday, April 13, during a ceremony that included a few surprising moments including a shirtless Zac Efron and a heart-felt speech by Channing Tatum.
The big win of the night for Movie of the Year went to "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire." The film's stars Josh Hutcherson, who plays Peeta Mellark, and Sam Claflin, who plays Finnick Odair, accepted the award and Hutcherson took the time to remember his late co-star Philip Seymour Hoffman.
The 2014 MTV Movie Awards are shaping up to be a star-studded affair, with the likes of Zac Efron, Rihanna and Channing Tatum set to make appearances.
The annual ceremony will take place on Sunday, April 13 in Los Angeles and will be hosted by late night talk show host Conan O'Brien. The awards show honors the best in films as determined by fan votes and is known for unique awards such as Best Kiss, #WTF moment and Best Shirtless Performance.
The nominees of the 2014 MTV Movie Awards, hosted by Conan O'Brien, have been announced!
MTV revealed the list of nominations on March 5. Nominated movies include "American Hustle," which received eight nods, and "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," which received seven. Nominated actresses include Jennifer Lawrence, who stars in both films, and Amy Adams. Both are nominated for several awards, including Best Kiss for a scene from "American Hustle." Check out the full list of nominations below.