MTV has revealed that Jada Pinkett Smith might be honored with the “Trailblazer” Award in the course of the 2019 “MTV Film & TV Awards.”
The prize, which acknowledges game-changing creators in leisure, might be offered by Pinkett Smith’s “Ladies Journey” co-star Tiffany Haddish. Earlier recipients of the award embrace Lena Waithe in 2018, Shailene Woodley, Channing Tatum, Emma Watson and Emma Stone.
“Jada has been a powerhouse because the starting of her profession and has achieved multi-hyphenate standing all through,” mentioned Amy Doyle, common supervisor of MTV, VH1, CMT and Emblem. “She is the epitome of somebody who is just not afraid to problem the established order and we’re thrilled to current her with this yr’s Trailblazer Award.”
Pinkett Smith’s most up-to-date work is on the Fb Watch internet sequence “Purple Desk Discuss,” which she co-hosts together with her mom and daughter. Movie-wise, she is about to star as an FBI agent within the upcoming “Angel Has Fallen,” the third movie within the “Olympus Has Fallen” sequence which is slated for an August launch.
The 2019 “MTV Film & TV Awards” ceremony might be hosted by Zachary Levi, recent off his flip because the titular superhero within the DC Comics blockbuster “Shazam!”
MTV beforehand introduced that “RBG,” “Sport of Thrones” and “Avengers: Endgame” acquired probably the most nominations this yr, with 4 apiece. New classes which is able to function on the 2019 awards embrace Actuality Royalty, Most Meme-able Second, and Greatest Actual-Life Hero. When it comes to musical performances, to this point MTV has revealed that Lizzo might be taking to the stage, in addition to singer, songwriter and producer Bazzi, who will carry out his track “Paradise.”
Joel Gallen of Tenth Planet Productions will function govt producer for the present together with with MTV’s Amy Doyle, Wendy Plaut, Vanessa Whitewolf, and Rick Austin. Jackie Barba, Joseph Buoye and Alicia Portugal are the executives in command of manufacturing, whereas Amani Duncan and Lisa Lauricella are in command of music.
The 2019 “MTV Film & TV Awards” will air Monday, June 17 at 9:00 PM ET/PT.