MTV Movie & TV Awards is returning in May after a year-long hiatus due. It seeks to honor the best and biggest works in film and television. We look at MTV Movie & TV Awards betting odds to recommend to you the true favorites that will likely win in major categories.
The MTV Movie & TV Awards ceremony is taking place over two nights on 16 and 17 May at Palladium in Los Angeles. The former ‘Saturday Night Live’ star Leslie Jones will emcee the live ceremony on 16 May. And the comedian Nikki Glaser will host the inaugural ‘MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted’ the next night.
Looking at the roster of nominees at online sportsbook news sites in the United States, it seems that TV shows are taking a front seat this year. The winners will be named in 25 gender-neutral categories in the contest. On top of these categories, Best Movie and Show deserve all the attention. Besides, some categories that integrate TV and film such as Best Hero and Villain are also showing a stiff contest. Here are the artworks most likely to win as MTV Movie & TV Awards betting odds suggest.
‘Promising Young Woman’ favored for Best Movie
For the Best Movie category, ‘Promising Young Woman’ leads at MTV Movie & TV Awards betting odds. It has a 1.6 value at 22BET Sportsbook. The film that blends crime, humor, and violence in a unique way won the Oscars. It won the Best Original Screenplay. So, it already proved why it deserves to be the favorite.
However, there are a couple of strong challengers in the contest. One of them is ‘Soul’ that won two Oscars for a best-animated feature and best music. The fantasy comedy-drama produced by Pixar Animation Studios stands at 4.74. Then there is ‘Borat Subsequent moviefilm’ that collected a number of accolades this year. It won two Golden Globes, A Critics Choice award, and a WGA award. The mockumentary comedy film values 5.5 to win the Best Movie.
In the Best Show category ‘WandaVision’ leads
In the Best Show category, Marvel’s Disney Plus ‘WandaVision’ is leading with a 1.57 value. The miniseries that became a dominant television buzz since it was launched in January might win in more than one category. But this is the most anticipated one.
Alongside the favorite, the eight-episode first season of ‘Bridgerton’ might have a chance with 4.74 odds. Netflix’s drama based on Julia Quinn’s novels premiered in late December. Soon after it became the most-watched series on Netflix, reaching No. 1 in 76 countries. But there is also ‘Emily in Paris’ with 10 odds. The American comedy-drama premiered on Netflix last October 2020. It also garnered a lot of admiration in the world.
Pedro Pascal the frontrunner for Best Hero
This is one of the categories introduced in 2018 that integrates TV and film. For this year the Chilean actor Pedro Pascal is favorite at MTV Movie & TV Awards betting odds. He played Oberyn Martell in Game of Thrones and Javier Pena in Narcos, and Max Lord in Wonder Woman 1984. But, he finally took the household name on ‘The Mandalorian’ on Disney. And he is the frontrunner to win the Best Hero Award with a 1.45 value.
In the same category, there is Teyonah Parris that plays the role of the agent, Monica Rambeau, at ‘WandaVision’ standing at 15. What is more, ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier miniseries star Anthony Mackie has a chance with 3.5 odds.
For Best Villain, Kathryn Hahn has a strong chance
Kathryn Hahn from ‘WandaVision’ plays the role of Agnes, a suspiciously nosy neighbor. She turns out to have been a powerful and malevolent witch named Agatha Harkness. Her work gives her the best MTV Movie & TV Awards betting odds with a 1.25 value.
She is challenged by Giancarlo Esposito of ‘The Mandalorian’ who plays the role of the villainous Moff Gideon with 4 odds. Besides, Aya Cash at ‘The Boys’ who portrays Stormfront in Season 2 of the hit Amazon series has a chance with 11 odds.
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