Tonight airs the 2016 MTV Movie Awards with some of your favorite celebrities nominated for awards. Ariana Grande and Halsey are the set performers and several big names are lined up as presenters. In addition, there will be exclusive sneak peeks of upcoming films shown during the ceremony as well. Viewers will get a look at Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Captain America: Civil War and Suicide Squad during the show. Get all the details on where to watch the show, what time it airs and more below.
AIR DATE: April 10, 2016
SHOW TAPING DATE: April 9, 2016 (The show was taped yesterday and will not broadcast live this year.)
SHOW TIME: 8 p.m. ET/PT and 7 p.m. CT – 10:10 p.m. ET/PT and 9:10 p.m. CT. The show will re-air immediately after on the MTV network, but not on MTV2. The show will continue to re-air tonight through 4 a.m. ET/PT and 3 a.m. CT. It will also air again on MTV, Monday at 6 p.m. ET/PT and 5 p.m. CT.
RED CARPET INTERVIEWS: 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. ET/PT and 6:30 p.m. CT on MTV. Click here for all the best red carpet photos from the event.
LOCATION: Warner Bros. Studios, Burbank, California
HOSTS: Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson
LIVESTREAM: Sunday night, you can watch the “Couch Commentary”, which is a red carpet pre-show, by clicking here, starting at 7:30 p.m. ET. The actual awards show ceremony will start at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, April 10th, 2016. Click here for further live stream details.
CHANNELS: You can watch the actual awards show on the MTV and MTV 2 networks. Check with your local TV provider (Verizon FIOS, Optimum, etc.) for exact channel numbers. Videos from the awards show will also be posted online here after the show airs on television. If you are located outside the U.S., in the U.K., the Mirror reports that the awards show airs Monday, April 11 at 8:00 p.m. Fans in the U.K. are able to watch the show on MTV on Sky channel 126, Virgin Media channel 134 and Freeview channel 238.
There will be a special new episode of Teen Mom 2 airing tonight at 6:30 p.m. ET/PT and 5:30 p.m. CT right before the MTV Movie Awards red carpet pre-show.