The nominations for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards have been announced the channel and website of the popular entertainment company. The nominations have honored actors and films which enthralled and electrified the audience this year. The categories are dominated by Quentin Tarantino’s sweeping American slavery-western Django Unchained, which leads the pack with seven nominations.

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The awards ceremony will be aired live on April 14, 2013, at 9 pm from Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA. Additional presenters, performers and special award recipients will be announced later.

Here are some of the nominations for the 2013 MTV Movie Awards according to Ace Show Biz.

BEST MALE PERFORMANCE
Ben Affleck – Argo (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook (The Weinstein Company)
Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
Jamie Foxx – Django Unchained (The Weinstein Company)
Channing Tatum – Magic Mike (Warner Bros. Pictures)

FEMALE PERFORMANCE
Anne Hathaway – Les Miserables (Universal Pictures)
Mila Kunis – TED (Universal Pictures)
Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook (The Weinstein Company)
Emma Watson – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Summit Entertainment, LLC)
Rebel Wilson – Pitch Perfect (Universal Pictures)

BEST SCARED-AS-S**T PERFORMANCE
Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty (Sony Pictures)
Alexandra Daddario – Texas Chainsaw 3D (Lionsgate)
Martin Freeman – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Jennifer Lawrence – House at the End of the Street (Relativity Media)
Suraj Sharma – Life of Pi (20th Century Fox)

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE
Ezra Miller – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Summit Entertainment, LLC)
Eddie Redmayne – Les Miserables (Universal Pictures)
Suraj Sharma – Life of Pi (20th Century Fox)
Quvenzhane Wallis – Beasts of the Southern Wild (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
Rebel Wilson – Pitch Perfect (Universal Pictures)

BEST SHIRTLESS PERFORMANCE*
Christian Bale – The Dark Knight Rises (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Daniel Craig – Skyfall (Sony Pictures)
Taylor Lautner – The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 (Summit Entertainment, LLC)
Seth MacFarlane as Ted – Ted (Universal Pictures)
Channing Tatum – Magic Mike (Warner Bros. Pictures)

BEST ON-SCREEN DUO
Leonardo DiCaprio and Samuel L. Jackson – Django Unchained (The Weinstein Company)
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook (The Weinstein Company)
Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane as Ted – Ted (Universal Pictures)
Robert Downey Jr. and Mark Ruffalo – The Avengers (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis – The Campaign (Warner Bros. Pictures)

BEST KISS
Kerry Washington and Jamie Foxx – Django Unchained (The Weinstein Company)
Kara Hayward and Jared Gilman – Moonrise Kingdom (Focus Features)
Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook (The Weinstein Company)
Mila Kunis and Mark Wahlberg – Ted (Universal Pictures)
Emma Watson and Logan Lerman – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Summit Entertainment, LLC)

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

BEST VILLAIN
Javier Bardem – Skyfall (Sony Pictures)
Leonardo DiCaprio – Django Unchained (The Weinstein Company)
Marion Cotillard – The Dark Knight Rises (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Tom Hardy – The Dark Knight Rises (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Tom Hiddleston – The Avengers (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

BEST WTF MOMENT
Jamie Foxx and Samuel L. Jackson – “Candieland Gets Smoked” in Django Unchained
(The Weinstein Company)
Denzel Washington – “Final Descent” in Flight (Paramount Pictures)
Anna Camp – “Hack-Appella” in Pitch Perfect (Universal Pictures)
Javier Bardem – “Oops… There Goes His Face” in Skyfall (Sony Pictures)
Seth MacFarlane as Ted – “Ted Gets Saucy” in Ted (Universal Pictures)

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