Jennifer Lopez and Jack Black were awarded special honors at the 2022 MTV Movie and TV Awards.
His year’s ceremony was held at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California and was hosted by High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgens.
Lopez was awarded the Generation Award and Black was praised as a comedy genius.
When she received the award, the actress and singer read aloud “another kind of list” of thanks, including “disappointment and failure.”
“You are as good as the people you work with, and if you are lucky they make you better, and I was very lucky in that regard,” she visibly emotionally emotions. became.
“Thanks to all the people who gave me this life and broke my heart … Thank you for your disappointments and failures … and teach my children love to me. Thank you for your support. “
She added: “I want to thank all the people on my face for not being able to do this, or to me when I wasn’t in the room.
“I wouldn’t have been able to do this without you.”
Black bounced on stage dressed as a panda to accept his prize.
The actors and comedians performed forward rolls and danced around the stage as the fireworks display exploded.
“Owarai genius is a joke, for what?” He said after receiving an award from actress Awkwafina.
“It’s ridiculous, I don’t deserve it, but I take it. Thank you, MTV.”
“This is for all locker schools and all Tenacious D disciples,” he added.
Black movie clips were played for the audience before he appeared, including School of Lock, where he declared rock and roll killed by MTV.
Spider-Man: Noway Home was named the best movie, and star Tom Holland won the award for the movie’s best performance.
Euphoria was announced as the best show, and Zendaya won the award for the show’s best performance.
He won the Best Bad Actor Award for co-starring Sandra Bullock and Channing Tatum in The Lost City and thanked his parents for “having the foresight” to make him an Englishman.
The ceremony featured DJ music from rapper Snoop Dogg and performances by Diplo and Swae Lee, who teamed up for a music tribute to Elvis Presley.
Sophia di Martino won the first prize of the night at the MTV Movie and TV Awards for her role at Disney’s Loki-the best breakthrough performance-.
She thanked the audience for “putting her character into her imagination” and “always there” to her family.
The actress later returned to the stage to accept the best team award on behalf of Loki’s cast.
She joked. She said, “I don’t have a room for these in my suitcase. I don’t know how to take it home.”
The second event to celebrate reality TV, the MTV Movie & TV Awards: UNSCRIPTED, took place shortly after the main show.
Winners included RuPaul’s Dragrace, the best competition series, and the selling sunset star Cliché Staus, who won the best reality star.
Paris Hilton brought back the best reality returns of Cooking with Paris and Paris in Love and thanked her family, fans, and “Little Hilton”.
“I feel like the luckiest girl in the world has been sharing with you all the different aspects of my life and mine for years,” she said in her acceptance speech. I did.