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'Django,' 'Ted' lead MTV Movie Awards nominations

Christoph Waltz, left, as Schultz and Jamie Foxx

Christoph Waltz, left, as Schultz and Jamie Foxx as Django in "Django Unchained." Credit: Christoph Waltz, left, as Schultz and Jamie Foxx as Django in "Django Unchained."

 

Don't get ready for the end of awards season quite yet!

We've still got the always-fun MTV Movie Awards, which announced their nominations Tuesday. Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" and Seth MacFarlane's comedy "Ted" lead the pack with seven noms each, including Movie of the Year. "Silver Linings Playbook," "The Avengers" and "The Dark Knight Rises" are also up for top prize.

Meanwhile, the most ab-tastic new category is Best Shirtless Performance, with noms Channing Tatum ("Magic Mike"), Taylor Lautner ("Twilight"), Daniel Craig ("Skyfall"), Christian Bale ("The Dark Knight Rises") ... and the stuffed bear Ted ("Ted").

And the nominees are ...

Movie of the Year

  • Django Unchained 
  • Silver Linings Playbook 
  • Ted
  • The Avengers
  • The Dark Knight Rises

Best Female Performance                    

  • Anne Hathaway – Les Misérables
  • Mila Kunis – Ted
  •  Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook
  •  Emma Watson – The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • Rebel Wilson – Pitch Perfect

Best Male Performance

  • Ben Affleck – Argo
  • Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook
  • Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln
  • Jamie Foxx – Django Unchained
  • Channing Tatum – Magic Mike

Breakthrough Performance

  • Ezra Miller – The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • Eddie Redmayne - Les Misérables
  • Suraj Sharma – Life of Pi
  • Quvenzhané Wallis – Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Rebel Wilson – Pitch Perfect

Best Scared-A-- Performance

  • Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty
  • Alexandra Daddario – TexasChainsaw 3D
  • Martin Freeman – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
  • Jennifer Lawrence – House at the End of the Street
  • Suraj Sharma – Life of Pi

Best On-Screen Duo

  • Leonardo DiCaprio and Samuel L. Jackson – Django Unchained
  • Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook
  • Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane as Ted – Ted
  • Robert Downey Jr. and Mark Ruffalo – The Avengers
  • Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis – The Campaign

        Best Shirtless Performance

  • Christian Bale – The Dark Knight Rises 
  • Daniel Craig – Skyfall
  • Taylor Lautner – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2
  • Seth MacFarlane as Ted – Ted
  • Channing Tatum – Magic Mike

        Best Fight

  • Jamie Foxx vs. Candieland Henchmen – Django Unchained
  • Daniel Craig vs. Ola Rapace – Skyfall (Sony Pictures)
  • Mark Wahlberg vs. Seth MacFarlane as Ted – Ted (
  • Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson and Jeremy Renner vs. Tom Hiddleston – The Avengers (
  • Christian Bale vs. Tom Hardy – The Dark Knight Rises (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Best Kiss

  •  Kerry Washington and Jamie Foxx – Django Unchained
  • Kara Hayward and Jared Gilman – Moonrise Kingdom
  • Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook
  • Mila Kunis and Mark Wahlberg – Ted
  • Emma Watson and Logan Lerman – The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Best WTF Moment

  • ·Jamie Foxx and Samuel L. Jackson – “Candieland Gets Smoked” in Django Unchained
  • Denzel Washington – “Final Descent” in Flight
  • Anna Camp – “Hack-Appella” in Pitch Perfect
  • Javier Bardem – “Oops… There Goes His Face” in Skyfall
  • Seth MacFarlane as Ted – “Ted Gets Saucy” in Ted

Best Villain

  •  Javier Bardem – Skyfall
  • Leonardo DiCaprio – Django Unchained
  • Marion Cotillard – The Dark Knight Rises
  • Tom Hardy – The Dark Knight Rises
  • Tom Hiddleston – The Avengers

Best Musical Moment

  •  Anne Hathaway – Les Misérables
  • Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Kevin Nash and Adam Rodriguez – Magic Mike
  • Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Anna Camp, Brittany Snow, Alexis Knapp, Ester Dean and Hana Mae Lee – Pitch Perfect
  • Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook
  • Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller – The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The show airs April 14, with Rebel Wilson hosting.

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