This May, MTV’s kicking off a Day-Long Celebration of Young Hollywood with it’s Inaugural Fan-Focused “Movie & Television Festival”
MTV is changing the game to match the ever-changing landscape of entertainment and blending amazing Movie and TV performances into one big celebration on May 7th at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
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“We’re living in a golden age of content, and great storytelling and characters resonate regardless of whether you’re watching it in a theater or on TV,” said Chris McCarthy, President of MTV. “The new ‘MTV Movie & TV Awards’ will celebrate even more of the brightest, bravest, funniest and most shared films and TV shows resonating across youth culture.”
Awards PLUS a “Movie & Television Festival”
Fans attending the festival will be entertained by live musical acts along with special guests and food transforming the outside of The Shrine Auditorium into a day long PAR-TAY! There will be an area for attendees to watch the celebrity red carpet arrivals before awards show.
For her second consecutive year, Casey Patterson will serve as Executive Producer with MTV’s Garrett English for the “2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards.” Melanie Block is Executive in Charge of Production. Wendy Plaut serves as Co-Executive Producer and Executive in Charge of Celebrity Talent. Amani Duncan is Executive in Charge of Music Talent.
Official sponsors of the “2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards” include Always®, Diamond Producers Association™, Taco Bell® and Toyota.
About Casey Patterson Entertainment
Casey Patterson Entertainment is a full service production company producing premium content, live events, and talent-driven series and specials with offices in New York City and Los Angeles. Casey Patterson is an Emmy®-nominated, critically-acclaimed executive producer who has created an array of groundbreaking programming during her 20-year tenure at Viacom. Patterson’s current projects include the breakout hit-series “Lip Sync Battle.” the highest-rated series in Spike history, “Rock the Troops” with Dwayne Johnson’s Seven Bucks Productions, Nickelodeon’s “Lip Sync Battle: Shorties,” the revamped “2016 MTV Movie Awards,” “Guys Choice,” Spike’s “One Night Only,” and “The TV Land Awards.” Additional credits include such high-profile events as “The Concert for New York City,” “The Concert of the Century at the White House,” “Saturday Night Live 25th Anniversary Special” “The Comedy Awards.” “Between Two Ferns – A Fairy Tale of New York,” “The Video Game Awards,” “SCREAM Awards.” “GQ Men of the Year Awards,” VH1’s “Vogue Fashion Awards,” VH1’s “Divas Live,” FOX’s “Billboard Music Awards,” and NBC’s “Concert for America.”