Emma Watson had high praise for MTV's move to remove gender qualifiers for its Movie and TV Awards.
Cara Delevingne showed off her shaved head at the MTV Awards.
Despite glowering skies and dime-size hailstones, MTV was heralding the start of the summer viewing season with its annual shindig.
Londoner and Get Out actor Kaluuya, 28, was tipped as star of the future by being handed the next generation award.
South African comedian Trevor Noah is continuing to make his mark in the U.S., this weekend picking up two more awards. Thank you for educating me in such-in such an inclusive, patient, and loving way. The Queen can't be called the Queen anymore and we can't call her "her majesty" so she'll have to be 'the majesty.
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Meanwhile "Hidden Figures", which tells the previously little-known story of the vital contribution of African American women to the NASA space program, won a new "Fight Against The System" category.
According to Comedy Central, it has also become the only late night talk show to have grown by increasing viewership among adults between the ages of 18 and 49.
"There is one person I aspire to be every single day", he said, "and that is my mum: a powerful, strong black woman who never listened when people told her she couldn't be more".
"Thank you to Donald J. Trump for the comedy", Noah added.
The actress then thanked the creators of the Netflix show: "They've created a bad-ass, female character that I've got the honor to play". Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings.