Will Smith Is To Be Honored At The 2016 MTV Movie Awards
|Will Smith Is To Be Honored At The 2016 MTV Movie Awards|
Smith has previously been nominated 17 times for a MTV Movie Award and has taken home five.
This year he is nominated for best male performance and the "True Story award" for his role in Concussion.
"Will Smith and MTV have grown up together and share a very cool history," executive producer Casey Patterson tells reports in a statement.
"MTV was a part of every phase of Will's career and he has been a huge part of what defined the MTV culture from the beginning.
From TV's The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, to his music and amazing movies, Will is the voice of a generation and not afraid to use it.
The 25th anniversary of the Movie Awards is the perfect year to honor #BIGWILLIE as only MTV can—with lots of big surprises in store."