MTV UNVEILS THE CONTENTS OF THE "2013 MTV MOVIE AWARDS" TALENT GIFT BAGS
"2013 MTV Movie Awards" Starring Rebel Wilson as Host to Air LIVE on
Sunday, April 14 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT
Santa Monica, CA (April 12, 2013) - MTV today showcased the contents included in the custom-designed "2013 MTV Movie Awards" talent gift bag for attending celebrity nominees, presenters and performers. Ensuring no star walks away empty-handed, each celeb taking part in this year's show will receive some of Hollywood's most coveted items including Monster DNA(TM) headphones, Sifteo Cubes portable game system and a lavish stay at The Palace of the Lost City in Sun City, South Africa. Hosted by Rebel Wilson, the "2013 MTV Movie Awards" will broadcast live from Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA on Sunday, April 14 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Additional highlights of the "2013 MTV Movie Awards" official talent gift bag produced by Backstage Creations include: Swimwear by Guria Beachwear, Chloé sunglasses, a two-night stay at Hacienda Beach Club & Residences, Swiss Legend watches, Uncommon cell phone cases, Ipanema footwear, a limited edition MTV x Caliber bracelet that helps fund the buyback of illegal guns and much more.
The full list of the "2013 MTV Movie Awards" talent gift bag is below:
ABCmouse.com- Find more than 3,000 fun and engaging educational activities, including books, games, animations, puzzles, art activities, songs, and printables designed to help students meet common core and states' standards for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten.
AMORETTI - Organic extra virgin finishing olive oil infused with the flavor and aroma of Kalamata olives. Experience the full flavor of Greek Kalamata olives without the salt!
Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving- Hot laps around the Bondurant track with professional driver Darren Law.
Don Q Rum- A bottle of Don Q Gran Añejo Rum. The only rum in the world that is a winner of the 5 Star Diamond Award.
G-Project- G-ZIP is small enough to fit in your hand and loud enough to turn any listening experience into an instant party. G-ZIP connects to any device that has a 3.5mm headphone jack and is equipped with a rechargeable battery allowing up to eight hours of on-the-go listening.
Guria Beachwear- Gift certificate for Brazilian bikini popular with models and celebrities.
Hacienda Beach Club & Residences- Enjoy a two-night stay at Hacienda Beach Club & Residences, a 22-acre, $230 million private beach club and residential community, offering resort-like amenities steps from downtown Cabo San Lucas and located on 1,600 lineal feet of prime beachfront at Medano Beach.
I AM GOD MOVEMENT- The most powerful logo you can wear, the original I AM GOD t-shirt. Turnyourself on, become AWAKE & AWARE!
Ipanema - Ipanema creates Brazilian flip-flops and sandals with a strong environmental and ethical influence, inspired by the culture of Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro. Our style and sustainability are quickly making Ipanema a favorite of the celebrity and fashion worlds.
Invitation Consultants- notepads.
Jewelry Television- Jewelry Television's Jewelry School is proud to feature international artist, author and instructor Dale "Cougar" Armstrong, who patiently teaches you how you can create your own fashionable jewelry. Within a couple of hours, you will be wearing your own finished creations!
Karlie's Kookies - Karlie Kloss and Milk Bar collaborated on a fashionably wholesome perfect 10 kookie. Each kookie feeds 10 nutritious meals to those in need.
Kai- An intoxicating blend of ingredients, including the original kai perfume oil, the eau de parfum spray is available in a 1.7 oz (50 ml) atomizer. The bottle is crafted from French glass and boxed in signature clean kai packaging. The eau de parfum epitomizes the pure philosophy of kai: breath, life, flow.
Marchon Eyewear- Will gift a pair of Chloé Sunglasses.
Monster DNA(TM) - Monster DNA(TM) is the latest, most technologically advanced on-ear headphones created by Monster. With their unique triangle shape and wide ranging color choices, Monster DNA(TM)headphones enhance the music experience with Pure Monster Sound(R), the next level of sound reproduction. Articulate, tight, and ultimately revealing, it's as close to live music as being on stage with the musicians. The special Monster Music Link features dual-port inputs that allow up to five headphones to connect at once and share the audio.
MTV Consumer Products "Yo! MTV Raps" hats by New Era - Yo! MTV Raps 59Fifty Fitted Cap.
MTV x Caliber bracelet- The talent gift bags include a limited edition MTV x Caliber bracelet, which carries the unique serial number of an illegal firearm that was turned in to the Newark Police Department during a recent gun buyback. The bracelet is part of the Caliber Collection, a line from Jewelry for a Cause that is made, in part, from the steel of reclaimed illegal guns. The unisex bracelets are also available for purchase at caliber.MTV.com for $40, and a portion of the proceeds from each sale will be donated to the Newark Police Department to help fund future gun buyback amnesty programs.
Native Union POP Phone.
North Shore Goodies- We created the original coconut peanut butter from Hawaii.
Paramount Home Media Distribution- From David Chase, the creator of "The Sopranos", comes the critically acclaimed story about friends, family and the power of rock-and-roll. An evocative tribute to 1960s rock music starring Golden Globe(R)-winner* James Gandolfini ("The Sopranos"), NOT FADE AWAY debuts on single disc DVD on April 30. Featuring an outstanding soundtrack supervised by music guru Steven Van Zandt, NOT FADE AWAY stars an exceptional cast of young talent including John Magaro (The Brave One), Jack Huston ("Boardwalk Empire"), Will Brill (King Kelly) and Bella Heathcote (Dark Shadows).
Red Monkey- Leather pet leash.
Scholastic- Learn about the inspiring documentary filmmaker who has captured the attention of teens everywhere! Fans of all ages will be able to discover everything they have ever wanted to know about Andrew Jenks from growing up to becoming a renowned documentary filmmaker in this comprehensive photo-biography.
SCOPE Outlast Mouthwash- SCOPE Outlast Mouthwash delivers long lasting fresh breath and courage, one ounce at a time. So, take a swig and unleash your swag while also rocking this cool Alisa Michelle Designs badge of courage!
Sifteo- Sifteo Cubes is a new portable game system that bridges digital and physical play. Play on the tour bus, during down time with the fam, or whenever you'd like us to wake your brain up with interactive games that get your hands and mind moving.
Silver Gallery - Find the perfect gifts of silver and pewter worthy of commemorating the most important events in your life!
Sun International - Sun City, South Africa - The Palace of the Lost City lavishes its guests with 5-star service in the heart of South Africa, offering royal hospitality at Sun City Resort.
SWI Group- Will gift celebs with an item from their smart blend of contemporary and classical style Swiss Legend watches
Uncommon, LLC - The Sorbet SeriesTM for the iPhone 5 PermafrostTM UN Deflector is available at GetUncommon.com and is the perfect way to dress your iPhone this spring and summer.
Victorinox Travel Gear- With superior versatility for everyday use, this spacious pack can be carried as a hand-held duffel, over-the-shoulder bag or backpack.
The "2013 MTV Movie Awards," airing on Sunday, April 14 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT, will continue the official kick off to the Summer Blockbuster season with rising superstar and host Rebel Wilson set to go off and deliver the show's trademark irreverent celebration of the movies, actors and music that audiences love LIVE. In a musical mash-up first, the stars of the hit musical comedy, "Pitch Perfect," will open the show with a musical bang when Skylar Astin, Anna Camp, Esther Dean, Adam DeVine, Alexis Knapp, Hana Mae Lee, Ben Platt, Brittany Snow and host Rebel Wilson re-unite as the dueling college a cappella groups, The Barden Bellas and Treblemakers, for one not-to-miss musical performance conceived and executed by the film's director, Jason Moore.
The night's big moments and laughs will continue with MTV's Inaugural "Comedic Genius Award" recipient Will Ferrell, who is nominated for "Best On-Screen Duo" with Zach Galifianakis for "The Campaign," "Trailblazer Award" recipient Emma Watson who is nominated in three categories including "Best Female Performance," "Best Kiss" and "Best Musical Moment" for her role in "The Perks of Being a Wallflower," "Generation Award" recipient Jamie Foxx, along with special musical performances by Selena Gomez and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
Brad Pitt, Peter Dinklage, Steve Carell, Melissa McCarthy, Zac Efron, Kerry Washington, Seth Rogen, Danny McBride, Amanda Seyfried, Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto and Kim Kardashian are confirmed to present. "Hunger Games" star Liam Hemsworth will be on-hand to introduce the two-and-a-half minute never-before-seen official teaser trailer for the long awaited second installment of Lionsgate's Hunger Games film franchise, "Hunger Games: Catching Fire." Additional presenters, performers and special award recipients will be announced at a later date.
Fans can head to MovieAwards.MTV.com through Saturday, April 13 to vote. As in previous years, the category of "Movie of the Year" will remain an ongoing battle throughout the 22nd annual "2013 MTV Movie Awards" telecast.
MovieAwards.MTV.com is the official site for the "2013 MTV Movie Awards" where fans can visit to vote and get up-to-date info on this year's show, watch video of last year's biggest occurrences, get the full list of 2012 show winners, and check out fashion and celebrity commentary from the red carpet.
The "2013 MTV Movie Awards" will air across MTV's global network of more than 60 channels reaching more than a half-billion households around the world. In addition, its convergent programming and content will reach the entire interactive community, via MTV's more than 200 digital media properties around the world. The "2012 MTV Movie Awards" grew its reach +4% YOY with the coveted 12-24 demographic across key international markets, including the UK, Australia, Spain, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark, Poland, Singapore and Mexico.
Jesse Ignjatovic/Den of Thieves serves as Executive Producer for the "2013 MTV Movie Awards." Garrett English serves as Executive Producer and Executive in Charge for MTV. Amy Doyle is Executive in Charge of Music and Celebrity Talent. Joanna Bomberg is Executive in Charge of Music Talent. Wendy Plaut serves as co-Executive Producer and Executive in Charge of Celebrity Talent. Lee Lodge serves as co-Executive Producer.
Official sponsors of the "2013 MTV Movie Awards" include HTC, DR PEPPER(R), Monster DNA(TM) headphones, Revlon(R), Taco Bell(R) and Unilever.
MTV is the world's premier youth entertainment brand. With a global reach of more than a half-billion households, MTV is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its Emmy(R), Grammy(R) and Peabody(R) award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. MTV's sibling networks MTV2 and mtvU each deliver unparalleled customized content for young males, music fans and college students, and its online hub MTV.com is a leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV is a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.
About Den of Thieves:
Founded in 2007 by Jesse Ignjatovic and Evan Prager to create, develop and produce original television, Den of Thieves has emerged as a force for ambitious event shows and uniquely stylized reality television series. Using their extensive experience working with talent, their credits cover a vast array of formats and include VH1's "The T.O. Show," Comedy Central's "Russell Brand in New York City", Bravo's "Start-Ups: Silicon Valley," as well as the MTV Video Music Awards, CMT Country Awards and MTV Movie Awards.