Mark Wahlberg To Receive MTV Generation Award
Cast of Entourage will reunite on stage at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards to present the award!
Wahlberg, known for his diverse film roles and television producer credits, will fittingly be presented the award by Entourage cast members including Adrian Grenier, Kevin Connolly, Jerry Ferrara and Kevin Dillon.
This will mark the first public reunion for the cast ahead of their highly anticipated movie release in June 2015.
“Mark Wahlberg is the definition of a modern day Renaissance Man: from Dirk Diggler to The Departed, The Basketball Diaries to Ted, Entourage to The Fighter, in front of the camera and behind – he’s done it all and he’s always memorable,” said Stephen Friedman, President of MTV.
“Mark has captivated the MTV audience for over 20 years, and for this rare feat, we’re proud to recognize him with this year’s Generation Award.”
The MTV Generation Award is the Movie Awards highest honor, acknowledging an actor who has engaged the MTV audience throughout their career. Past recipients include Jamie Foxx, Johnny Deep, Reese Witherspoon, Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler, Sandra Bullock, Mike Myers, Tom Cruise and Jim Carrey.
Hosted by Conan O’Brien, the 2014 MTV Movie Awards will air on Sunday, April 13.