New York, NY, June 3, 2016 - In honor of the 21st anniversary of Martin Scorsese’s classic film Casino, Spike is honoring all-star cast mates Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci with the “Guy Movie Hall of Fame” award at this year’s tenth annual “Guys Choice”. The film joins past awardees Goodfellas, Swingers, Old School, and There’s Something About Mary, and embodies the spirit of the night’s theme, which is a celebration of old-school Las Vegas Rat-Pack.
Spike is also pleased to announce several other honorees who will be featured at the event. Kiefer Sutherland will be on hand to receive the “Outlaw Award”, James Franco will get Mantlers as the recipient of the “Virtuoso Award”, and Olivia Munn will accept the “Jean Claude Gahd Dam Award”. The awardees will be given their Mantlers from an all-star lineup that includes the likes of Christian Slater, Dermot Mulroney, Norman Reedus, Chrissy Tiegen, Terry Crews, Adam Devine and Zac Efron. Robin Thicke and Andra Day will also be on hand to entertain the honorees with musical performances.
Spike’s most unfiltered, unpredictable night of the year honors the kings of cool, and Hollywood’s hottest men and women. Other honorees this year include Pitch Perfect star Anna Kendrick, who will be accepting the “Hot & Funny” award; Supermodel Gigi Hadid, who will join the ranks of Kate Upton, Chrissy Teigen, Emily Ratajkowski, and Hannah Davis as “Our New Girlfriend”, Superbowl MVP, the Denver Broncos’ Von Miller as “Most Unstoppable Jock”, Julia Roberts as “Woman of the Decade”, Kobe Bryant as “Athlete of the Decade”, and Ben Affleck and Matt Damon for “Guys of the Decade”.
In addition to the hottest names in film, sports, and television, Spike will also be featuring inspiring moments from our nation’s bravest servicemen and women, as well as special appearances from the first ever “Hero Award” honorees Alek Skarlatos, Anthony Sadler, and Spencer Stone, whose quick-thinking and brave actions thwarted a terrorist attack onboard a train bound for Paris.
“Guys Choice” is set to tape June 4th, and viewers can catch all of the action on Spike Thursday, June 9th at 9pm ET/PT.