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16 May 2012

Spike TV Announces Presenters and Attendees for 2012 “Guys Choice”

SPIKE TV’S HOMAGE TO GUYDOM DRAWS BIG STARS

 “Guys Choice” Presenters and Attendees Include Adam Sandler, Emma Stone, Jeremy Renner, Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Seth MacFarlane, Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog and Many Others

 Foxy Shazam To Be Featured House Band

  “Guys Choice” Tapes On Saturday, June 2 At Sony Pictures Studios and Premieres On Spike TV on Saturday, June 9 At 9:00 P.M. ET

NEW YORK, May 16, 2012 – Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” (#GuysChoice) will bring together luminaries from all over the entertainment and sports landscape to pay homage to the year in Guydom.  The sixth annual event, which features Hollywood’s hottest leading ladies, premier action stars, standout comedians and most unstoppable jocks tapes Saturday, June 2 at the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA, and premieres Saturday, June 9 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT.

Presenters and attendees include comedic all-star and star of the upcoming “That’s My Boy” Adam Sandler, “The Amazing Spider-Man’s” Emma Stone, Oscar-nominated and co-star of the blockbuster “The Avengers” Jeremy Renner, the “Ted” cast featuring Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis and Seth MacFarlane, “Hit and Run” co-stars Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell, Comedy Central’s “Workaholics” Anders Holm, Blake Anderson and Adam Devine, “Rock of Ages” co-stars Malin Akerman and Julianne Hough and many more names to be announced.

Foxy Shazam will be the featured house band for this year’s show.  The Cincinnati, OH rockers who burst into 2012 with their January 24 release, ‘The Church Of Rock and Roll’, are everything that rock ‘n’ roll should be: brash, raw, and unapologetic.  Foxy Shazam looks forward to taking viewers to Church on June 9.

Among the notable mano-a-mano nominee match-ups this year are:

Guy of the Year:  Brad Pitt vs. Louis C.K.

Biggest Ass Kicker: Ryan Gosling vs. Liam Neeson

Holy Grail of Hot: Scarlett Johansson vs. Sofia Vergara

Unstoppable Jock: Eli Manning vs. LeBron James

Our New Girlfriend: Kate Upton vs. Doutzen Kroes

Top Fantasy Leaguer: Albert Pujols vs. Aaron Rodgers

Comedy MVP: Louis C.K. vs. Will Ferrell

For the full list of categories and nominees, log on to guyschoice.spike.com.  Voting for this year’s nominees starts today at guyschoice.spike.com.

The official sponsors of Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” are SNICKERS® Brand, AT&T, AXE, Captain Morgan Black Spiced Rum, freecreditscore.com™, Kia Motors and Pep Boys.

Casey Patterson and Carol Donovan will serve as Executive Producers.

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Aileen Budow                                                       212.767.3952               Aileen.budow@spiketv.com

David Schwarz                                                    212.767.8639                David.schwarz@mtvstaff.com