The trailer for the upcoming Avengers movie will debut at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards.
The cast of The Avengers will present Robert Downey Jr.
with the MTV Generation Award.
“Throughout his career, Robert Downey Jr.
has mesmerized audiences by capturing the humanity in larger-than-life characters like Charlie Chaplin, Sherlock Holmes and Tony Stark,” MTV President Stephen Friedman said in a statement.
“He’s a brilliant actor and a Hollywood icon, and we are proud to recognize his tremendous passion and talent with this year’s Generation Award.” MTV announced that the Iron Man actor will receive the MTV Generation Award from “Avengers: Age of Ultron” co-stars Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner.
will be honored alongside Comedic Genius recipient Kevin Hart and Trailblazer Award recipient Shailene Woodley.
The 2015 MTV Movie Awards will air live on April 12 from the Nokia Theater L.A.
The awards show will premiere a 90-second clip from Joss Whedon’s upcoming Avengers movie sequel which opens May 1.
The MTV Generation Award is the “Movie Awards” highest honor.
Past recipients include Mark Wahlberg, Jamie Foxx, Johnny Depp, Reese Witherspoon, Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler, Sandra Bullock, Mike Myers, Tom Cruise and Jim Carrey.
Hosted by Amy Schumer, the awards show will also feature appearances by Miles Teller, Reese Witherspoon, Vin Diesel, Sofia Vergara and Jimmy Kimmel.
Movie of the Year American Sniper The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Guardians of the Galaxy Gone Girl The Fault In Our Stars Boyhood Whiplash Selma Best Female Performance Jennifer Lawrence, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Emma Stone, Birdman 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 Best Kiss Ansel Elgort & Shailene Woodley, The Fault In Our Stars James Franco & Seth Rogen, The Interview Andrew Garfield & Emma Stone, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Scarlett Johansson & Chris Evans, Captain America: The Winter Soldier Rose Byrne & Halston Sage, Neighbors Best WTF Moment Seth Rogen & Rose Byrne, Neighbors Jonah Hill, 22 Jump Street Jason Sudeikis & Charlie Day, Horrible Bosses 2 Miles Teller, Whiplash Rosario Dawson & Anders Holm, Top Five Best Villain Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl J.K.
Simmons, Whiplash Jillian Bell, 22 Jump Street Meryl Streep, Into the Woods Peter Dinklage, X-Men: Days of Future Past Best Musical Moment Jennifer Lawrence, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Chris Pratt, Guardians of the Galaxy Seth Rogen & Zac Efron, Neighbors Bill Hader & Kristen Wiig, The Skeleton Twins Miles Teller, Whiplash Best Comedic Performance Channing Tatum, 22 Jump Street Chris Pratt, Guardians of the Galaxy Rose Byrne, Neighbors Chris Rock, Top Five Kevin Hart, The Wedding Ringer Best On-Screen Transformation Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything Elizabeth Banks, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Zoe Saldana, Guardians of the Galaxy Steve Carell, Foxcatcher Ellar Coltrane, Boyhood The MTV Movie Awards will be hosted by Amy Schumer.
It airs on April 12 at 8 p.m.