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'Django Unchained' and 'Ted' Lead Nominations of 2013 MTV Movie Awards

March 6, 2013 (4:49 am) GMT
The Quentin Tarantino-directed drama and the Seth MacFarlane comedy land seven nods, but 'The Twilight Saga's Breaking Dawn Part II' gets only one nom for Taylor Lautner's shirtless performance.
'Django Unchained' and 'Ted' Lead Nominations of 2013 MTV Movie Awards

The battle at this year's fan-voted MTV Movie Awards is dominated by 's slavery drama "" and 's R-rated comedy "". Scoring seven nods each, both are followed by romcom drama "" with six and superhero flick "" with five.

All those four films are facing off one another for the most favorite movie along with "". "Django" and "Ted" meet each other again to compete for Best On-Screen Duo, Best Kiss, Best Fight and Best WTF Moment. The former completes its seven noms in Best Male Performance and Best Villain categories, while the latter adds Best Female Performance and Best Shirtless Performance nods.

In Best Male Performance, ("") is pitted against ("Silver Linings Playbook"), (""), ("Django"), ("").

In the female department, ("Silver Linings") is competing against (""), ("Ted"), (""), and ("").

In Best On-Screen Duo, and ("Django") are going head-to-head with and ("Ted"), Cooper and Lawrence ("Silver Linings"), and ("Avengers"), and and ("").

In Best Kiss, and ("Django") are battling Kunis and Wahlberg ("Ted"), Kara Hayward and Jared Gilman (""), Lawrence and Cooper ("Silver Linings"), and Watson and ("Perks of Being a Wallflower"). Competing for the title of Breakthrough Performance are ("Perks of Being a Wallflower"), ("Les Miserables"), (""), (""), and Wilson ("Pitch Perfect").

" Saga" which was a frequent dominator in the past only lands one nod this year, hot on heels of its unlucky win for the worst titles at Razzie Awards. ("") is vying for Best Shirtless Performance, facing off ("Dark Knight Rises"), (""), MacFarlane ("Ted"), and Tatum ("Magic Mike").

Winners will be announced in a live telecast Sunday, April 14 at 9 P.M. ET. Wilson, who gets two nods for her role as Fat Amy in "Pitch Perfect", will host the annual event. "" actor Will Ferrell will receive MTV's Comedic Genius Award. Fans can start picking their favorites on MTV's official site with voting for Movie of the Year staying live throughout the telecast.

Movie of the Year:

Best Female Performance: Best Male Performance: Breakthrough Performance: Best Scared-As-S*** Performance: Best On-Screen Duo: Best Shirtless Performance: Best Fight: Best Kiss: Best WTF Moment: Best Villain: Best Musical Moment:

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