2001 MTV Movie Awards

The 2001 MTV Movie Awards were held on June 2, 2001, and were hosted by Jimmy Fallon and Kirsten Dunst. The program featured performances from Christina Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mýa and Pink (Moulin Rouge!), Dave Matthews Band and Weezer. Sofia Coppola was presented with an award for Best New Filmmaker. This was Aaliyah's last awards show appearance before her death two months later.

2001 MTV Movie Awards
DateSaturday, June 2, 2001
LocationShrine Auditorium,
Los Angeles, California
CountryUnited States
Hosted byJimmy Fallon
Kirsten Dunst
Television/radio coverage




Best MovieEdit


Best Male PerformanceEdit

Tom Cruise - Mission: Impossible 2

Best Female PerformanceEdit

Julia Roberts - Erin Brockovich

Breakthrough MaleEdit

Sean Patrick ThomasSave the Last Dance

Breakthrough FemaleEdit

Erika ChristensenTraffic

Best On-Screen TeamEdit

Drew Barrymore, Cameron Diaz and Lucy Liu (Charlie's Angels) – Charlie's Angels

Best VillainEdit

Jim CarreyDr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Best Comedic PerformanceEdit

Ben StillerMeet the Parents

Best KissEdit

Julia Stiles and Sean Patrick ThomasSave the Last Dance

Best Action SequenceEdit

Motorcycle Chase – Mission: Impossible 2

Best Dance SequenceEdit

Cameron Diaz — "Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel" (from Charlie's Angels)

Best Musical SequenceEdit

Piper Perabo — "One Way or Another" (from Coyote Ugly)

Best FightEdit

Zhang Ziyi vs. Entire Bar – Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Best LineEdit

"Are You a Pothead, Focker?" — Robert De Niro (from Meet the Parents)

Best CameoEdit

James Van Der BeekScary Movie

Best DressedEdit

Jennifer LopezThe Cell

Best New FilmmakerEdit

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