Stanley The Giraffe Interrupts Dwight Howard And Olivia Wilde – Tune in TONIGHT at 9pm ET/PT

June 12th, 2013 by SPIKE Press

Jennifer Aniston Roasts “Funniest M.F.” Jimmy Kimmel, Ben Affleck Accepts “Guy of the Year” Honors From Clint Eastwood, and Mark Wahlberg and “Alpha Male” Winner Burt Reynolds Recreate the Magic of “Boogie Nights” at Spike TV’s 2013 “Guys Choice”

June 12th, 2013 by gulatis

JENNIFER ANISTON ROASTS “FUNNIEST M.F.” JIMMY KIMMEL, BEN AFFLECK ACCEPTS “GUY OF THE YEAR” HONORS FROM CLINT EASTWOOD, AND MARK WAHLBERG AND “ALPHA MALE” WINNER BURT REYNOLDS RECREATE THE MAGIC OF “BOOGIE NIGHTS” AT SPIKE TV’S 2013 “GUYS CHOICE”

 

Vin Diesel Honored with “Troops Choice” Entertainer of the Year While Surrounded by Members of Both the United States Army and Air Force


“Man of Steel” Named “Most Manticipated” Movie with Amy Adams, Henry Cavill, Russell Crowe, and Zack Snyder on Hand to Accept

 

Snoop Lion Performs “Gin n Juice” as Vince Vaughn Named “Guycon”

After Tribute From Bradley Cooper

 

Other Winners Include Felix Baumgartner, Jeff Bridges, Jamie Foxx, Kevin Hart

Andrew Luck, Seth MacFarlane, Chrissy Teigen, Danai Gurira, and Alison Brie

 

“Guys Choice” Premieres Wednesday, June 12 at 9:00 PM ET/PT

 

LOS ANGELES, CA, June12, 2013 – Spike TV’s “Guys Choice,” the star-studded seventh annual tribute to the lords of guydom, took place Saturday night at the Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles with a cadre of unforgettable moments.   The only celebration of its kind, gathering the biggest names in music, movies, sports and entertainment, premieres on Spike TV Wednesday, June 12 (9:00 PM – 11:00 PM ET/PT).

 

Ben Affleck took home the night’s top honors, as the Academy Award®-winning director was presented his prize by another actor with an Oscar in his trophy cabinet, cinematic icon Clint Eastwood.  Upon receiving the award, Affleck, whose career has seen him portray American servicemen, took time to give a heartfelt thank you to the American Armed Forces members in attendance.

 

Jennifer Aniston, with the help of Comedy Central’s Jeff Ross, playfully roasted an appreciative Jimmy Kimmel before bestowing the “Funniest M.F.” award upon the late night talk show host.

 

Burt Reynolds was named this year’s “Alpha Male,” accepting his award from “Boogie Nights” costar Mark Wahlberg.  The latter serenaded Reynolds with “The Touch” after the two reenacted a scene from the 1997 cult classic.

 

Vin Diesel, fresh off of conquering global box offices with “Fast 6,” was surrounded by members of the United States Armed Forces onstage while accepting the “Troops Choice” Entertainer of the Year award from Jessica Alba.

 

The forthcoming “Man of Steel,” from director Zack Snyder and produced by “The Dark Knight” trilogy visionary Christopher Nolan, was named “Most Manticipated” film.  Superman himself, Henry Cavill, flanked by costars Russell Crowe and Amy Adams, along with Snyder, accepted the award on the film’s behalf.

 

“Old School” castmates Vince Vaughn and Snoop Lion were reunited under a Speaker City banner as the former received the “Guycon” award from his “Wedding Crashers” costar Bradley Cooper.  “Ted” director, writer, and star Seth MacFarlane was joined by costar Mark Wahlberg to receive “Guy Movie of the Year” honors on behalf of the breakout hit, with the duo singing the “Thunder Buddies” song in appreciation of the honor.

 

Other megastars appearing at “Guys Choice” include: Buzz Aldrin, Jeff Bridges, Jackie Chan, Bradley Cooper, Randy Couture, Kaley Cuoco, Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kevin Hart, Andrew Luck, Dwight Howard, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Questlove, Robert Smigel, David Spade, Jason Sudeikis, Jon Taffer, Chrissy Teigen, Katherine Webb, and Olivia Wilde.

 

The list of “Guys Choice” winners included the following:

 

Guy of the Year

Ben Affleck

 

Mankind Award

Felix Baumgartner

 

The Original Dude

Jeff Bridges

 

Troops Choice Entertainer of the Year

Vin Diesel

 

Virtuoso

Jamie Foxx

 

Standup of the Year

Kevin Hart

 

Funniest M.F.

Jimmy Kimmel

 

Rookie of the Year

Andrew Luck

 

Guy Movie of the Year

“Ted” (Seth MacFarlane & Mark Wahlberg)

 

Most Manticipated Movie

“Man of Steel” (Amy Adams, Henry Cavill, Russell Crowe, Zack Snyder)

 

Alpha Male

Burt Reynolds

 

Guycon

Vince Vaughn

 

Hot and Funny

Kaley Cuoco

 

Our New Girlfriend

Chrissy Teigen

 

Jean-Claude Gahd Dam

Danai Gurira

 

Outstanding Literary Achievement

The Dude and the Zen Master by Jeff Bridges and Bernie Glassman

 

Brotherly Love

Dixon Brothers (Norman Reedus and Michael Rooker)

 

Best Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln (Daniel Day Lewis)

 

Most Dangerous Man

Walter White (Bryan Cranston)

 

Hottest Al(l)ison

Alison Brie

 

Woman of the Year

Jennifer Lawrence

 

Holy Grail of Hot

Emilia Clarke:

 

To view exclusive footage, interviews, behind-the-scenes access and more from “Guys Choice,” log-on to www.spike.com.

The official sponsors of Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” are AT&T, 5® Gum, GEICO, Axe, BURGER KING®, and Kia Motors America.

 

Casey Patterson, Carol Donovan and Josh Greenberg will serve as Executive Producers.  Mike Simon is Director and Tim Bruno serves as Executive in Charge for SPIKE.

 

Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks.  A unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), Viacom Media Networks is one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.  Spike TV’s Internet address is www.spike.com and for up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs, visit Spike TV’s press site at http://www.spike.com/press.  Follow us on Twitter @spiketvpr for the latest in breaking news updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.

 

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Russell Crowe, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, and Director Zack Snyder to Accept Most Manticipated Award For “Man of Steel” in Celebration of 75th Anniversary of Superman at Spike TV’s 2013 “Guys Choice” Awards

June 5th, 2013 by gulatis

Jennifer Aniston to Present Jimmy Kimmel with “Funniest M.F.” Award

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 Golden Globe-Winner Burt Reynolds to be Honored

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Additional Presenters Include: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jessica Alba, Buzz Aldrin, Snoop Lion,

and The Heavy as the Featured House Band

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NEW YORK, June 05, 2013 – Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” (#GuysChoice) has added Super Heroes to the already stellar line-up of the globe’s hottest superstars.  The network announced today that this year’s “Guys Choice” will recognize “Man of Steel” with the honor of Most Manticipated Movie of the Year.  The movie hits theaters June 14, during a year-long celebration of Superman’s 75th anniversary.  In attendance for this special moment will be cast members Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Russell Crowe and the film’s director, Zack Snyder.  The network also announced today that it will honor Golden Globe-winning actor and male icon Burt Reynolds.  The 2013 “Guys Choice” Awards tapes Saturday, June 8 at the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA, and premieres Wednesday, June 12 at 9:00 PM, ET/PT on Spike TV.

The network’s annual flagship event will be distributed globally, in over 100 countries worldwide.

The network has also confirmed that Jennifer Aniston (2011 “Decade of Hotness” honoree) will be on hand to present Jimmy Kimmel with this year’s “Funniest M.F.” award and Astronaut Buzz Aldrin will be presenting Felix Baumgartner with the “Mankind” award.  Additionally, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jessica Alba, Snoop Lion, Randy Couture, Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson and Jon Taffer will be on hand to present at this year’s event.  The Heavy will be the featured house band.

SPIKE additionally announced; that ‘Guys Choice’ will pay tribute to Golden Globe winner and American icon Burt Reynolds. Reynolds, who has commanded audiences and inspired legions of followers for decades with his alpha male persona, will be presented with the centerpiece tribute of the night.

From the pages of DC Comics comes the world’s first Super Hero – Superman has been the living embodiment of strength, responsibility, and hope for the last seventy-five years of storytelling. A timeless inspiration and a multimedia cultural icon, Superman continues to captivate audiences around the globe and remains the greatest and most identifiable Super Hero ever.  This year’s presentation of MOST MANTICIPATED MOVIE and retrospective of the iconic SUPERMAN character will be an extremely special moment at “Guys Choice.”

Previously announced presenters and attendees include Academy Award® and Golden Globe-winning actor Ben Affleck receiving the evening’s highest honor, “Guy of the Year;” along with Jimmy Kimmel receiving the “Funniest M.F.” award; Vince Vaughn being honored with the coveted “Guycon” award; Kevin Hart’s monumental year on stage celebrated with the first ever “Stand-Up of the Year” award; and Felix Baumgartner receiving the “Mankind” award.  Triumph The Insult Comic Dog will once again return to carry on his tradition of roasting the “Douchebags of the Year,” Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg, Vin Diesel, The Dude himself, Academy Award®-winner Jeff Bridges, Jason Sudeikis, Andrew Luck, Questlove, Jackie Chan, Chrissy Teigen, Katherine Webb, Comedy Central’s “Workaholics” Anders Holm, Blake Anderson and Adam DeVine.  Fans will also be treated to a special performance by the Grammy Award® nominated “The Lonely Island.”

The official sponsors of Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” are AT&T, 5® Gum, GEICO, Axe, BURGER KING®, and Kia Motors America.

Casey Patterson, Carol Donovan and Josh Greenberg will serve as Executive Producers. Mike Simon is Director and Tim Bruno serves as Executive in Charge for SPIKE.

Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks.  A unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), Viacom Media Networks is one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.  Spike TV’s Internet address is www.spike.com and for up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs, visit Spike TV’s press site at http://www.spike.com/press.  Follow us on Twitter @spiketvpr for the latest in breaking news updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.

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Aileen Budow                                    Nicole Platt
212.767.3952                                    212.767.8855
aileen.budow@spiketv.com         nicole.platt@spiketv.com

 

Hollywood’s Hottest Talent Added To Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” Lineup

May 23rd, 2013 by gulatis

Presenters and Attendees Include: Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg, Vin Diesel, Jeff Bridges, Jason Sudeikis, Jackie Chan, Andrew Luck, Chrissy Teigen, Katherine Webb, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Many Others

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Grammy Award® Nominated “The Lonely Island’ to Perform

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NEW YORK, May 23, 2013 – Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” (#GuysChoice) to feature an all-star roster of presenters and attendees as Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg, Vin Diesel, The Dude himself, Academy Award®-winner Jeff Bridges, Jason Sudeikis, Andrew Luck, Questlove, Jackie Chan, Chrissy Teigen, Katherine Webb, Comedy Central’s “Workaholics” Anders Holm, Blake Anderson and Adam DeVine, and Spike TV’s “Bar Rescue” Jon Taffer have been added to this year’s line-up.  Fans will also be treated to a special performance by the Grammy Award® nominated “The Lonely Island.” The 2013 “Guys Choice” Awards tapes Saturday, June 8 at the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA, and premieres Wednesday, June 12 at 9:00 PM, ET/PT on Spike TV.

 

Previously announced talent include Academy Award® and Golden Globe-winning actor Ben Affleck receiving the evening’s highest honor, “Guy of the Year;” along with Jimmy Kimmel receiving the “Funniest M.F.” award; Vince Vaughn being honored with the coveted “Guycon” award; Kevin Hart’s monumental year on stage celebrated with the first ever “Stand-Up of the Year” award; Emilia Clarke accepting the “Holy Grail of Hot” award; and Felix Baumgartner receiving the “Mankind” award, honoring his world record free-fall space jump of 127,852.4 feet last October.  Triumph The Insult Comic Dog will once again return to carry on his tradition of roasting the “Douchebags of the Year.”

 

Among the notable mano y mano match-ups this year are:

 

Our New Girlfriend:  Katherine Webb vs. Chrissy Teigen

Jean-Claude Gahd Dam:  Ronda Rousey vs. Danai Gurira

Hottest Al(l)ison: Alison Brie vs. Allison Williams

Outstanding Literary Achievement:

Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die: Musings from the Road by Willie Nelson

vs. The Dude and the Zen Master by Jeff Bridges and Bernie Glassman

Brotherly Love: The Walking Dead’s Dixon Brothers vs. The Harbaugh Brothers

Best Lincoln: Abraham Lincoln vs. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Most Dangerous Man: Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) vs. Walter White (Bryan Cranston)

 

The full list of categories and nominees can be found at guyschoice.spike.com.

 

The official sponsors of Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” are AT&T, 5 Gum, GEICO, Axe, BURGER KING®, and Kia Motors America.

 

Casey Patterson, Carol Donovan and Josh Greenberg will serve as Executive Producers. Mike Simon is Director and Tim Bruno serves as Executive in Charge for SPIKE.

 

Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks.  A unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), Viacom Media Networks is one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.  Spike TV’s Internet address is www.spike.com and for up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs, visit Spike TV’s press site at http://www.spike.com/press.  Follow us on Twitter @spiketvpr for the latest in breaking news updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.

 

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Aileen Budow                                                                   Nicole Platt
212.767.3952                                                                   212.767.8855
aileen.budow@spiketv.com                                      nicole.platt@spiketv.com

SPIKE TV’s “GUYS CHOICE 2013” TO HONOR BEN AFFLECK, JIMMY KIMMEL, KEVIN HART, EMILIA CLARKE, FELIX BAUMGARTNER AND VINCE VAUGHN

May 2nd, 2013 by gulatis

SPIKE TV’s “GUYS CHOICE 2013” TO HONOR BEN AFFLECK, JIMMY KIMMEL, KEVIN HART, EMILIA CLARKE, FELIX BAUMGARTNER AND VINCE VAUGHN

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Nominees Also Include the Cast of “The Walking Dead,” Daniel Day-Lewis, Jeff Bridges, Willie Nelson, Katherine Webb, Chrissy Teigen, The Harbaugh Brothers, Andrew Lincoln, Bryan Cranston and More

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 The Seventh Annual Guys Choice Tapes on Saturday, June 8 at Sony Pictures Studios

And Premieres on Spike TV Wednesday, June 12 at 9 P.M. ET/PT

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NEW YORK, May 2, 2013 – Spike TV’s Guys Choice (#GuysChoice), Hollywood’s biggest boys night out, announced today that Academy Award®-winner Ben Affleck will receive the evening’s highest honor, “Guy of the Year.” The always A-List, modern tribute to the most important manchievements of the year in sports, music, television and film will tape on Saturday, June 8 at the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA and premieres Wednesday, June 12 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.

Top honors in addition to Affleck include: Jimmy Kimmel receiving the “Funniest M.F.” award, which puts him in the company of comedic legends and previous winners Chris Rock, Steve Carell, Jim Carrey, Will Ferrell, Sacha Baron Cohen, and Seth MacFarlane; Vince Vaughn being honored for being so money with the coveted “Guycon” award; Kevin Hart’s monumental year on stage celebrated with the first-ever ‘Stand-Up of the Year” award; ‘Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke accepting the “Holy Grail of Hot” award; and Felix Baumgartner receiving the “Mankind” award, honoring his  world record free-fall space jump of 127,852.4 feet last October.  Triumph The Insult Comic Dog will once again return to carry on his tradition of roasting the “Douchebags of the Year.”

“As always, we’re looking forward to honoring the men of the year and the women we love in our own Spike way,” said Casey Patterson, Executive Vice President, Event Production, Talent Development & Studio Relations, Viacom Entertainment Group. “‘Guys Choice’ promises to be a star-studded night of totally meaningless entertainment.”

In keeping with Spike’s year-round efforts to support our nation’s servicemen and women, “Guys Choice” will once again feature inspiring moments saluting our troops and returning veterans.

Voting for this year’s other nominees starts today at guyschoice.spike.com.  Among the notable mano y mano match-ups this year are:

Our New Girlfriend:  Katherine Webb vs. Chrissy Teigen

Jean-Claude Gahd Dam:  Ronda Rousey vs. Danai Gurira

Hottest Al(l)ison: Alison Brie vs. Allison Williams

Outstanding Literary Achievement:

Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die: Musings from the Road by Willie Nelson

vs.

The Dude and the Zen Master by Jeff Bridges and Bernie Glassman

Brotherly Love: The Walking Dead’s Dixon Brothers vs. The Harbaugh Brothers

Best Lincoln: Abraham Lincoln vs. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Most Dangerous Man: Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) vs. Walter White (Bryan Cranston)

The full list of categories and nominees can be found at guyschoice.spike.com

The official sponsors of Spike TV’s “Guys Choice” are Alert® Energy, AT&T, Axe, BURGER KING®, GEICO, and Kia Motors America.

Casey Patterson, Carol Donovan and Josh Greenberg will serve as Executive Producers. Mike Simon is Director and Tim Bruno serves as Executive in Charge for SPIKE.

Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks.  A unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), Viacom Media Networks is one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.  Spike TV’s Internet address is www.spike.com and for up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs, visit Spike TV’s press site at http://www.spike.com/press.  Follow us on Twitter @spiketvpr for the latest in breaking news updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.

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Contacts:
Aileen Budow                                                                   Nicole Platt
212.767.3952                                                                   212.767.8855
aileen.budow@spiketv.com                                      nicole.platt@spiketv.com

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SPIKE TV’S 2012 “GUYS CHOICE” PREMIERES ON SATURDAY, JUNE 9 AT 9:00 PM ET

June 7th, 2012 by gulatis

SPIKE TV’S 2012 “GUYS CHOICE” PREMIERES ON SATURDAY, JUNE 9 AT 9:00 PM ET

Justin Timberlake Honored with “Troops Choice” Entertainer of the Year While Surrounded by Members of Both the United States Army and Air Force

“The Dark Knight Rises” Named “Most Manticipated” Movie with Christian Bale and Christopher Nolan on Hand to Accept

John C. Reilly Presents Guy Movie Hall of Fame Honors to Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn, Luke Wilson and Todd Phillips for 2012 Inductee “Old School”

 Other Winners Include Kate Beckinsale, Kobe Bryant, Zooey Deschanel, Tina Fey, Kyrie Irving, Scarlett Johansson, Eric LeGrand, Eli Manning,

Seth MacFarlane, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Matthew McConaughey, Liam Neeson, Brad Pitt, Adam Sandler, Aaron Rodgers, Emma Stone, Kate Upton and Mark Wahlberg

 To View Exclusive Footage from “Guys Choice” Log-On to guyschoice.spike.com

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 7, 2012 – Spike TV’s “Guys Choice,” the star-studded sixth annual tribute to the lords of guydom, took place Saturday night at the Sony Pictures Studios in Los Angeles with a cadre of unforgettable moments.   The only celebration of its kind, gathering the biggest names in music, movies, sports and entertainment, premieres on Spike TV Saturday, June 9 (9:00 PM – 11:00 PM ET/PT).

Justin Timberlake was surrounded by members of the United States Armed Forces onstage while accepting the “Troops Choice” Entertainer of the Year award.

“The Dark Knight Rises,” the epic conclusion to director Christopher Nolan’s “Batman” trilogy, was named the year’s “Most Manticipated” movie, with Nolan and the Caped Crusader himself, Christian Bale, accepting the award from Mark Wahlberg on the film’s behalf.

Reuniting for the first time since its release in 2003, Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn, Luke Wilson and director Todd Phillips were on hand for the induction of “Old School” to the Guy Movie Hall of Fame.  The honor was bestowed upon them after a rousing introduction from John C. Reilly.  “Old School” is the sixth movie to receive the coveted award, joining the elite company of “Fast Times at Ridgemont High,” “GoodFellas,” “Swingers,” “There’s Something About Mary” and “Fight Club.”

Adam Sandler joined previous winners Keith Richards, Clint Eastwood and Harrison Ford as a recipient of the “Brass Balls” award, while “Ted” director, writer, and star Seth MacFarlane was named “Funniest M.F.”.  Matthew McConaughey received the “Guycon” award from his “Magic Mike” costar Channing Tatum for nearly two decades of memorable characters he has brought to life, from “Dazed and Confused” to “Tropic Thunder” to “Eastbound & Down.”

In one of the night’s most memorable moments, former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand was bestowed the 2012 Guysman Trophy for his courage and determination in his efforts to recover from a spinal cord injury suffered on the field.  LeGrand’s continued defiance of his doctors’ expectations was honored after an introduction by New Jersey native Ray Liotta.

Additionally, five-time NBA champion and living basketball legend Kobe Bryant received the “Choice Baller Award” for his record setting achievements on the hardwood.

Other megastars appearing at “Guys Choice” include: Malin Akerman, Blake Anderson, Kate Beckinsale, Kristen Bell, Laura Linda Bradley, Adam
Devine, Donald Faison, Kit
 Harington, Ed Helms, Anders
Holm, Julianne Hough, Mila Kunis, Nick Offerman, Jeremy Renner, Aaron Rodgers, Andy Samberg, Dax Shepard, Robert Smigel, Emma Stone, Channing Tatum, and Jean‐Claude Van Damme.

The list of “Guys Choice” winners included the following:

Biggest Ass Kicker
Liam Neeson

Most Dangerous Man
Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Holy Grail of Hot
Scarlett Johansson

Unstoppable Jock
Eli Manning

Our New Girlfriend
Kate Upton

Guy of the Year
Brad Pitt

Top Fantasy Leaguer
Aaron Rodgers

Comedy MVP
Will Ferrell

Hot and Funny
Emma Stone

Outstanding Literary Achievement
Tina Fey: “Bossypants”

Jean-Claude Gahd Dam
Kate Beckinsale

Rookie Of The Year
Kyrie Irving

Hottest Zo(o)e(y)
Zooey Deschanel

Best Fight Scene
Mark Wahlberg (Ted)

To view exclusive footage, interviews, behind-the-scenes access and more from “Guys Choice,” log-on to www.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 are Executive Producers.

About Spike TV:

Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks.  A unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), Viacom Media Networks is one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.  Spike TV’s Internet address is www.spike.com and for up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs, visit Spike TV’s press site at http://www.spike.com/press.  Follow us on Twitter @spiketvpr for the latest in breaking news updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.

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Guys Choice 2012

June 6th, 2012 by gulatis

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

May 16th, 2012 by gulatis

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.

Spike TV is available in 98.7 million homes and is a division of Viacom Media Networks.  A unit of Viacom (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), Viacom Media Networks is one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms.  Spike TV’s Internet address is www.spike.com and for up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs, visit Spike TV’s press site at http://www.spike.com/press.  Follow us on Twitter @spiketvpr for the latest in breaking news updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.

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Aileen Budow                                                       212.767.3952               Aileen.budow@spiketv.com

David Schwarz                                                    212.767.8639                David.schwarz@mtvstaff.com

Spike TV Announces The Nominations For the Sixth Annual “Guys Choice”

April 26th, 2012 by gulatis

SPIKE TV ANNOUNCES THE NOMINATIONS FOR THE SIXTH ANNUAL “GUYS CHOICE”

This Year’s Nominees Include Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling, LeBron James, Scarlett Johansson, Kate Beckinsale, Liam Neeson, Kate Upton, Eli Manning, Louis C.K., Aaron Rodgers, Tina Fey, Sofia Vergara, Rooney Mara, And More

Voting Starts Today At guyschoice.spike.com

NEW YORK, April 26, 2012Spike TV has announced the nominees for one of Hollywood’s hottest marquee events of the year, the sixth annual “Guys Choice” awards.  This year’s star-studded homage to the year in Guydom once again brings together the biggest names in entertainment and sports.

The show will be taped Saturday, June 2 at the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA and air on Saturday, June 9 at 9:00pm ET/PT on Spike TV.  Voting opens today on Spike.com.

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.

Casey Patterson and Carol Donovan will serve as Executive Producers.

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