Last night MTV kicked off the new & improved 2017 Movie & TV Awards (formerly, the MTV Movie Awards), with host Adam DeVine (you know, that funny guy from “Pitch Perfect” & “Workaholics”)
Let’s just say, it had a great start:
One of the BIG parts of the show everyone is talking about…
MTV just hosted the First Ever Gender Neutral Award Show!!!
Instead of being split into male/female or actress/actor categories, MTV went with gender neutral awards, and for the first time in history, everyone competed as equals.
Emma Watson not only received the FIRST of these awards, for Best Actor In a Movie (not actress!), but she also addressed the importance of the award, and why Beauty & The Beast is more than just a fairy tale:
If that wasn’t enough to make you feel all the feelings, check out this emotional speech by Millie Bobby Brown after winning Best Actor In a Show:
Well done MTV.