Selma , Chris Rock and Kevin Hart Nominated for MTV Movie Awards

Selma , Chris Rock and Kevin Hart Nominated for MTV Movie Awards

Jennifer Lopez, David Oyelowo and Rosario Dawson also recognized.

Published March 4, 2015

Thought awards season ended with the Oscars? Think again! The MTV Movie Awards are just around the corner and nominations have been announced for the coveted Golden Popcorn statues. Selma is among this year's most nominated films, with nods for Movie of the Year and Breakthrough Performance for David Oyelowo

Jennifer Lopez earned her first nod of awards season in the Best Scared as S*** Performance category for her work in The Boy Next Door. Kevin Hart is also up for some gilded popcorn in the Best Comedic Performance category for The Wedding Ringer. He'll go up against Chris Rock, who is up for Top Five

Rosario Dawson also earned a nod for Best WTF Moment, along with Anders Holm, for Top Five. And Zoe Saldana will compete for Best On-Screen Transformation for Guardians of the Galaxy.

Click here for a complete list of nominees. The MTV Movie Awards, hosted by Amy Schumer, will air live on April 12 at 8 p.m. is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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(Photos from left: Caroline McCredie/Getty Images for Paramount Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Written by Evelyn Diaz


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