Sarah Jessica Parker, Will Ferrell Among MTV Movie Awards Presenters
First Published: May 22, 2008 12:34 PM EDT Credit:
SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- MTV has announced additional presenters for the “2008 MTV Movie Awards.” Sarah Jessica Parker, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller, Liv Tyler, Edward Norton, Dwayne Johnson, Katharine McPhee and Emma Stone have been added to the growing list of presenters.
They join previously revealed presenters Steve Carell, Jack Black, Lindsay Lohan, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Wahlberg, Seth Rogen, Megan Fox, Jennifer Hudson, Anne Hathaway, James Franco, Rumer Willis, Brendan Fraser and Danny McBride. In addition, Coldplay and The Pussycat Dolls will take the stage to debut new music and deliver eagerly awaited live performances.
Hosted by Mike Myers, the “2008 MTV Movie Awards” will be broadcast live from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif. on Sunday, June 1 at 8 p.m.
Up for the golden popcorn at the “2008 MTV Movie Awards” are “Superbad,” leading the way with five nominations, and “Juno,” receiving four nominations. Also vying for an award are “Enchanted,” “Transformers,” “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” and “Knocked Up” with three nominations each. Finalists for the “Best Movie Spoof” will be flown to Los Angeles to attend the “2008 MTV Movie Awards” where one will be crowned the winner.
The destiny of the coveted golden popcorn lies in the hands of the viewers. Fans can vote by visiting www.movieawards.mtv.com before May 23 to support their favorite nominees in each category.
The “2008 MTV Movie Awards” will be available to a potential viewing audience of more than 1.4 billion people via MTV’s global network of 64 channels reaching 559.8 million households around the world as well as through syndication. In addition, its convergent programming & content will reach the entire interactive community, via more than 180 MTV digital media properties around the world.