Guardians of the Galaxy up for seven MTV Movie Awards

Chris Pratt

Chris Pratt

'Guardians of the Galaxy', 'The Fault in Our Stars' and 'Neighbors' lead the way at this year's MTV Movie Awards with seven nominations each.

'Guardians of the Galaxy', 'The Fault in Our Stars' and 'Neighbors' lead the 2015 MTV Movie Awards nominations with seven nods each.

The superhero film has received a nod for the coveted Movie of the Year as well as nominations for Chris Pratt for a host of accolades, including Best Male Performance, Best Shirtless Performance and Best Comedic Performance for his portrayal of Star-Lord.

'The Fault in Our Stars' Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort are jointly nominated for Best Duo as well as Best Kiss, while 'Neighbors' stars Seth Rogen and Zac Efron were handed a nod for Best Fight.

'22 Jump Street' and 'Whiplash' received five nominations each, whilst 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' and 'Gone Girl' received four apiece.

In the Best Male Performance category, Bradley Cooper will go head-to-head with Chris Pratt, Ansel, Miles Teller and Channing Tatum. The Best Female Performance category will be contested by Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone, Shailene, Reese Witherspoon and Scarlett Johansson.

The MTV Movie Awards take place at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Monday April 13 and Amy Schumer will host the ceremony.

Fans are able to cast their votes for their favourites now through until Saturday April 11. The voting for the prestigious Movie of the Year award will continue during the show's live broadcast.

The 2015 MTV Movie Awards full list of nominations:

Movie of the Year presented by Geico:

'American Sniper'

'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1'

'Guardians of the Galaxy'

'Gone Girl'

'The Fault in Our Stars'




Best Female Performance:

Jennifer Lawrence - 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1'

Emma Stone - 'Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)'

Shailene Woodley - 'The Fault in Our Stars'

Reese Witherspoon - 'Wild'

Scarlett Johansson - 'Lucy'

Best Male Performance:

Bradley Cooper - 'American Sniper'

Chris Pratt - 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

Ansel Elgort - 'The Fault in Our Stars'

Miles Teller - 'Whiplash'

Channing Tatum - 'Foxcatcher'

Best Scared-As-S**t Performance:

Rosamund Pike - 'Gone Girl'

Annabelle Wallis - 'Annabelle'

Jennifer Lopez - 'The Boy Next Door'

Dylan O'Brien - 'The Maze Runner'

Zach Gilford - 'The Purge: Anarchy'

Breakthrough Performance:

Ansel Elgort - 'The Fault in Our Stars'

Rosamund Pike - 'Gone Girl'

David Oyelowo - 'Selma'

Dylan O'Brien - 'The Maze Runner'

Ellar Coltrane - 'Boyhood'

Best Shirtless Performance:

Zac Efron - 'Neighbors'

Chris Pratt - 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

Channing Tatum - 'Foxcatcher'

Ansel Elgort - 'The Fault in Our Stars'

Kate Upton - 'The Other Woman'

Best Duo:

Channing Tatum & Jonah Hill - '22 Jump Street'

Zac Efron & Dave Franco - 'Neighbors'

Shailene Woodley & Ansel Elgort - 'The Fault in Our Stars'

Bradley Cooper & Vin Diesel - 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

James Franco & Seth Rogen - 'The Interview'

Best Fight:

Jonah Hill vs. Jillian Bell - '22 Jump Street'

Chris Evans vs. Sebastian Stan - 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Dylan O'Brien vs. Will Poulter - 'The Maze Runner'

Seth Rogen vs. Zac Efron - 'Neighbors

Edward Norton vs. Michael Keaton - Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)'

Guardians of the Galaxy

  • 4 stars
  • 2014
  • US
  • 122 min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: James Gunn
  • Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, Benicio del Toro
  • UK release: 31 July 2014

When space adventurer Peter Quill (Pratt) finds himself sharing a prison cell with assassin Gamora (Saldana), genetically-modified bounty-hunting raccoon Rocket (Bradley Cooper) and other crims, they must face power-hungry evildoer Ronan (Pace). With a gag-stuffed script, lively direction and outstanding performances…


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