MTV Movie & TV Awards, 2017, had a lavish beginning Sunday night.
The show was started off by the award host Adam DeVine with a tribute to Beauty and the Beast.
Adam DeVine started the show with added Wittiness
Dressing up as the prince, DeVine parodied the movie in a pretaped moment and later appeared onstage as the beast.
DeVine was later joined by his Pitch Perfect co-star Rebel Wilson-dressed as Mrs. Potts- who also added to the moment as she danced with DeVine.
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The award night later welcomed stars like, Chrissy Metz and Lil Rel Howery, who won the award for best comedic performance during the pre-show earlier in the night.
Jordan Peele's racially themed horror movie Get Out was nominated for six nominations which was followed by Beauty and the Beast with a total of five nominations. While on the TV side, Stranger Things was nominated for four awards including a nomination for the show of the year.
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Since television has been added for the first time, the show has also been added up with new categories this year including the best host, best reality competition, tearjerker, next generation, trending, best musical moment and the best American story. Besides, best actor and actress has been combined into one.
The MTV Movie and TV Awards will be airing live from Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium.