Jun 1, 2008
"Transformers" won best movie and Johnny Depp won two popcorn trophies at the 2008 MTV Movie Awards.
Depp won Best Comedic Performance and Best Villain.
The awards show went on as a studio fire nearby was just being extinguished at Universal Studios.
Winners were encouraged to keep their speeches short by a Javier Bardem lookalike with a pneumatic cattle gun.
|MTV Movie Award - Best Movie|
|Other Nominees: I Am Legend; Juno; National Treasure: Book of Secrets; Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End; Superbad|
|MTV Movie Award - Comedic Performance|
|Johnny Depp (Pirates Of The Caribbean: At World's End)|
|Other Nominees: Amy Adams (Enchanted); Jonah Hill (Superbad); Seth Rogan (Knocked Up); Adam Sandler (I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry)|
|MTV Movie Award - Female Performance|
|Ellen Page (Juno)|
|Other Nominees: Amy Adams (Enchanted); Jessica Biel (I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry); Katherine Heigl (Knocked Up); Keira Knightley (Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End)|
|MTV Movie Award - Male Performance|
|Will Smith (I Am Legend)|
|Other Nominees: Michael Cera (Juno); Matt Damon (The Bourne Ultimatum); Shia LaBeouf (Transformers); Denzel Washington (American Gangster)|
|MTV Movie Award - Villain|
|Johnny Depp (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street)|
|Other Nominees: Javier Bardem (No Country For Old Men); Topher Grace (Spider-Man 3); Angelina Jolie (Beowulf); Denzel Washington (American Gangster)|
|MTV Movie Award - Breakthrough Performance|
|Zac Efron (Hairspray)|
|Other Nominees: Nikki Blonsky (Hairspray); Chris Brown (This Christmas); Michael Cera (Superbad); Megan Fox (Transformers); Jonah Hill (Superbad); Christopher Mintz-Plasse (Superbad); Seth Rogen (Knocked Up)|
|MTV Movie Award - Fight|
|Never Back Down|
|Sean Faris vs Cam Gigandet|
|Other Nominees: Aliens vs Predator: Requiem; Jumper; The Bourne Ultimatum; Spider-Man 3; Rush Hour 3|
|MTV Movie Award - Kiss|
|Step Up 2: The Streets|
|Briana Evigan and Robert Hoffman|
|Other Nominees: Enchanted; Disturbia; Juno; Harry Potter & The Order of the Phoenix|
|MTV Movie Award - Summer Movie|
|Other Nominees: Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian; Indiana Jones & the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull; Sex and the City: The Movie; Speed Racer|
|MTV Movie Award - Generation Award|