Image:Actress Melissa McCarthy accepts the Comedic Genius Award

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Fan Favorites: Highlights from the MTV Movie Awards

"Star Wars" came away the winner at Viacom's fan-voted Movie Awards, which taped Saturday and aired Sunday on the MTV network.

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Image: Fireworks during the awards ceremony

Fireworks explode above the theater during the awards ceremony.

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Image:Hosts Dwayne Johnson (L) and Kevin Hart speak onstage

Hosts Dwayne Johnson, left, and Kevin Hart dressed as Superman and Batman during the awards ceremony. 

The awards serve as a marketing platform for summer movies with most presenters being  principals from upcoming films.

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Image: Actor Ryan Reynolds accepts Best Comedic Performance for "Deadpool"

Actor Ryan Reynolds accepts the award for Best Comedic Performance for "Deadpool."

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Image:Actor Will Smith (L) accepts the MTV Generation Award from actresses Halle Berry and Queen Latifah

Actor Will Smith accepts the MTV Generation Award from actresses Halle Berry and Queen Latifah, right.

Smith told the audience that he is "dedicated to being a light in this world" when he accepted the show's highest honor.

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Image: Kendrick Lamar,  Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, O'Shea Jackson Jr., DJ Yella, Neil Brown Jr.,Aldis Hodge

From left, Kendrick Lamar, Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, O'Shea Jackson Jr., DJ Yella, Neil Brown Jr., and Aldis Hodge accept the True Story award for "Straight Outta Compton."

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Image: Actors Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone of The Lonely Island perform

From left, Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone of The Lonely Island perform at the show.

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Image: Actress Melissa McCarthy, winner of the Comedic Genius award, crowd-surfs to the stage

Actress Melissa McCarthy, winner of the Comedic Genius award, crowd-surfs to the stage.
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Image: Actor Chris Pratt (C) accepts Best Action Performance for 'Jurassic World' as actor Woody Harrelson (L) looks on

Actor Chris Pratt accepts Best Action Performance for "Jurassic World" as actor Woody Harrelson looks on.

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Image: Actors Alexander Skarsgard (L) and Samuel L. Jackson appear onstage as audience members wave 'Star Wars' lightsabers

Actors Alexander Skarsgard, left, and Samuel L. Jackson appear onstage as audience members wave "Star Wars" lightsabers.

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Image: Director/producer J.J. Abrams (L) and actress Daisy Ridley accept the award for Movie of the Year for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Director/producer J.J. Abrams and actress Daisy Ridley accept the award for Movie of the Year for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
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