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MTV Movie Awards big Hollywood studio plug-fest

Rita Ora, left, rips open Zac Efron's shirt as he accepts the award for best shirtless performance for “That Awkward Moment” on stage at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Last year, the MTV Movie Awards moved up its broadcast date from June to April to incorporate a summer movie plug-fest. Sunday night’s show cemented that change as clips from anticipated blockbusters debuted at the madcap ceremony.

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Summer teasers, zany honors at MTV Movie Awards

EDS NOTE NUDITY - Rita Ora, left, rips open Zac Efron's shirt as he accepts the award for best shirtless performance for “That Awkward Moment” on stage at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” earned the prize for best film at Sunday night’s MTV Movie Awards, besting even top Oscar winner “12 Years a Slave.”

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Tony Award-winning actress Phyllis Frelich dies

This April 8, 2004 file photo shows actress Phyllis Frelich posing in New York. Frelich, a Tony award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of "Children of a Lesser God," has died. She was 70. Frelich died Thursday April 10, 2014, at her Southern California home.  (AP Photo/Justin Walters, File)

Phyllis Frelich, a Tony Award-winning deaf actress who starred in the Broadway version of “Children of a Lesser God,” has died. She was 70.

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O’Brien promises nudity, fire at MTV Movie Awards

In this Dec. 12, 2013, file photo, talk show host Conan O'Brien arrives for the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences awards in Moffett Field, Calif. O'Brien hosts the 2014 MTV Movie Awards on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, file)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Conan O’Brien won’t be too shy to strip down as host of the MTV Movie Awards.

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Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

Big Boi, left, and Andre 3000 of Outkast perform behind a screen during their headlining set on the first day of the 2014 Coachella Music and Arts Festival on Friday, April 11, 2014, in Indio, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Outkast reunited onstage after a near decadelong hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year.

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