Results from 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards

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The 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards was held on May 7, 2017, from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, U.S. It was the 26th edition of the awards, and for the first time present honors for work in television as well as cinema. The awards ceremony will be hosted by Adam DeVine and broadcast on numerous Viacom channels,, and the MTV app on mobile devices.

The ceremony was preceded by the “Movie & Television Festival”. It was a daylong event that was held outside the Shrine Auditorium and feature live performances by Bea Miller, All Time Low, and Zara Larsson; plus red carpet appearances by celebrities.

Winners and nominees

The full list of nominees was announced on April 6, 2017.

Movie of the Year Show of the Year
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • The Edge of Seventeen
  • Get Out
  • Logan
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Stranger Things
  • Atlanta
  • Game of Thrones
  • Insecure
  • Pretty Little Liars
  • This Is Us
Best Actor in a Movie Best Actor in a Show
  • Emma Watson – Beauty and the Beast
  • Taraji P. Henson – Hidden Figures
  • Daniel Kaluuya – Get Out
  • Hugh Jackman – Logan
  • James McAvoy – Split
  • Hailee Steinfeld – The Edge of Seventeen
  • Millie Bobby Brown – Stranger Things
  • Emilia Clarke – Game of Thrones
  • Donald Glover – Atlanta
  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan – The Walking Dead
  • Mandy Moore – This Is Us
  • Gina Rodriguez – Jane The Virgin
Best Comedic Performance Best Hero
  • Lil Rel Howery – Get Out
  • Will Arnett – The Lego Batman Movie
  • Adam DeVine – Workaholics
  • Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson – Broad City
  • Seth Rogen – Sausage Party
  • Seth MacFarlane – Family Guy
  • Taraji P. Henson – Hidden Figures
  • Stephen Amell – Arrow
  • Millie Bobby Brown – Stranger Things
  • Mike Colter – Luke Cage
  • Grant Gustin – The Flash
  • Felicity Jones – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Best Villain Best Kiss
  • Jeffrey Dean Morgan – The Walking Dead
  • Wes Bentley – American Horror Story: Roanoke
  • Demogorgon – Stranger Things
  • Jared Leto – Suicide Squad
  • Allison Williams – Get Out
  • Ashton Sanders and Jharrel Jerome – Moonlight
  • Zac Efron and Anna Kendrick – Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates
  • Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard – Empire
  • Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling – La La Land
  • Emma Watson and Dan Stevens – Beauty and the Beast
Best Documentary Best Reality Competition
  • 13th
  • I Am Not Your Negro
  • O.J.: Made in America
  • This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous
  • TIME: The Kalief Browder Story
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race
  • America’s Got Talent
  • The Bachelor
  • MasterChef Junior
  • The Voice
Best Host Tearjerker
  • Trevor Noah – The Daily Show
  • Samantha Bee – Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
  • Ellen DeGeneres – The Ellen DeGeneres Show
  • John Oliver – Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
  • RuPaul – RuPaul’s Drag Race
  • This Is Us – Jack and Randall at karate
  • Game of Thrones – Hodor’s death
  • Grey’s Anatomy – Meredith tells her children about Derek’s death
  • Me Before You – Will tells Louisa he can’t stay with her
  • Moonlight – Paula tells Chiron that she loves him
Next Generation Best Duo
  • Daniel Kaluuya – Get Out
  • Riz Ahmed – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Chrissy Metz – This Is Us
  • Issa Rae – Insecure
  • Yara Shahidi – Black-ish
  • Hugh Jackman and Dafne Keen – Logan
  • Josh Gad and Luke Evans – Beauty and the Beast
  • Brian Tyree Henry and Keith Stanfield – Atlanta
  • Daniel Kaluuya and Lil Rel Howery – Get Out
  • Adam Levine and Blake Shelton – The Voice
  • Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg – Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party
Best American Story Best Fight Against the System
  • Black-ish
  • Fresh Off the Boat
  • Jane the Virgin
  • Moonlight
  • Transparent
  • Hidden Figures
  • Get Out
  • Loving
  • Luke Cage
  • Mr. Robot
Best Musical Moment Trending
  • You Can’t Stop the BeatEnsemble (Hairspray Live!)
  • “Beauty and the Beast” – Ariana Grande and John Legend (Beauty and the Beast)
  • “Can’t Stop the Feeling!” – Justin Timberlake (Trolls)
  • “How Far I’ll Go” – Auli’i Cravalho (Moana)
  • “City of Stars” – Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone (La La Land)
  • “Be That As It May” – Herizen F. Guardiola (The Get Down)
  • “You’re the One That I Want” – Ensemble (Grease: Live)
  • “Run The World (Girls)” with Channing Tatum as Beyoncé – Lip Sync Battle
  • “Sean Spicer’s Press Conference” feat. Melissa McCarthy – Saturday Night Live
  • “Lady Gaga’s Carpool Karaoke” – The Late Late Show with James Corden
  • “Cash Me Outside How Bout Dat” – Dr. Phil
  • “Wheel of Musical Impressions with Demi Lovato” – The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
  • Winona Ryder’s Winning SAG Awards Reaction – 23rd Annual SAG Awards

MTV Generation Award

  • The Fast and the Furious franchise

Multiple nominations and wins


The following movies received multiple nominations:

  • Seven – Get Out
  • Five – Beauty and the Beast
  • Three – Hidden Figures, Logan, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
  • Two – The Edge of Seventeen, La La Land, Moonlight

The following television series received multiple nominations:

  • Four – Stranger Things
  • Three – Atlanta, Game of Thrones, This Is Us
  • Two – Black-ish, Insecure, Jane the Virgin, Luke Cage, RuPaul’s Drag Race, The Voice, The Walking Dead