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Will Ferrell Named Comedic Genius, Fights Off Aubrey Plaza

Actress gate-crashed his speech to promote new flick, The To Do List...

Will Ferrell has received the Comedic Genius Award at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards.

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Peter Dinklage was on hand to present the funnyman with the gong, poking fun at his toilet habits, before calling Ferrell "the best" at comedy.

After a look back at some of his most famous roles - including Anchorman and Elf - Will bounded on stage in a dollar-design suit to accept the accolade, giving a typically funny speech.

Ferrell screamed "Comedic Genius" at the top of his lungs, before thanking MTV for his "amazing" award.

He said: "I'm just a simple guy from California who had two basic dreams that one day, I could hopefully make people laugh and to dress myself exactly like Dennis Rodman."

Actress Aubrey Plaza then gatecrashed the stage, trying to pinch his Golden Popcorn - in a shameless stunt to promote her new movie The To Do List  - but like a true professional, the actor continued on with his acceptance speech.

He then welcomed his fake family on stage, who he proceeded to thank them for their support, surprising his 'wife' Pam and renewing their wedding vows.

It later emerged that Plaza - who was holding a cup she later dropped on her way back to her seat - wasn't supposed to join the funnyman at all, and the whole back-and-forth was unscripted. Shortly after she interrupted the actor's big moment, she was asked to leave the show by producers.

You can catch all the action from the Rebel Wilson-hosted MTV Movie Awards when it hits MTV UK on April 15 @ 21:00!

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2013 MTV Movie Awards - Full Winners List:

Movie of the Year
Django Unchained
Silver Linings Playbook
Ted
The Avengers: WINNER!
The Dark Knight Rises

Best Female Performance
Anne Hathaway - Les Misérables
Mila Kunis - Ted
Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook: WINNER!
Emma Watson - The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Rebel Wilson - Pitch Perfect

Best Male Performance
Ben Affleck - Argo
Bradley Cooper - Silver Linings Playbook: WINNER!

Daniel Day-Lewis - Lincoln
Jamie Foxx - Django Unchained
Channing Tatum - Magic Mike

Breakthrough Performance
Ezra Miller - The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Eddie Redmayne - Les Misérables
Suraj Sharma - Life of Pi
Quvenzhané Wallis - Beasts of the Southern Wild
Rebel Wilson - Pitch Perfect: WINNER!

Best Scared-As-S**t Performance
Jessica Chastain - Zero Dark Thirty
Alexandra Daddario - Texas Chainsaw 3D
Martin Freeman - The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Jennifer Lawrence - House at the End of the Street
Suraj Sharma - Life of Pi: WINNER!

Best On-Screen Duo
Leonardo DiCaprio and Samuel L. Jackson - Django Unchained
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook
Mark Wahlberg and Seth MacFarlane (as Ted) - Ted: WINNER!
Robert Downey Jr and Mark Ruffalo - The Avengers
Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis - The Campaign

Best Shirtless Performance
Christian Bale - The Dark Knight Rises
Daniel Craig - Skyfall
Taylor Lautner - The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2: WINNER!
Seth MacFarlane (as Ted) - Ted
Channing Tatum - Magic Mike

Best Fight
Jamie Foxx vs Candieland Henchmen - Django Unchained
Daniel Craig vs Ola Rapace - Skyfall
Mark Wahlberg vs Seth MacFarlane (as Ted) - Ted
Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson and Jeremy Renner vs Tom Hiddleston - The Avengers: WINNER!
Christian Bale vs Tom Hardy - The Dark Knight Rises

Best Kiss
Kerry Washington and Jamie Foxx - Django Unchained
Kara Hayward and Jared Gilman - Moonrise Kingdom
Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper - Silver Linings Playbook: WINNER!
Mila Kunis and Mark Wahlberg - Ted
Emma Watson and Logan Lerman - The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Best 'WTF' Moment
Jamie Foxx and Samuel L. Jackson, Django Unchained ('Candieland Gets Smoked'): WINNER!
Denzel Washington - Flight ('Final Descent')
Anna Camp - Pitch Perfect ('Hack-Appella')
Javier Bardem - Skyfall ('Oops… There Goes His Face')
Seth MacFarlane - Ted ('Ted Gets Saucy')

Best Hero
Martin Freeman - The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey: WINNER!
Christian Bale - The Dark Knight Rises
Robert Downey Jr. - The Avengers
Anne Hathaway - The Dark Knight Rises
Mark Ruffalo - The Avengers
Kristen Stewart - Snow White and the Huntsman

Best Villain
Javier Bardem - Skyfall
Leonardo DiCaprio - Django Unchained
Marion Cotillard - The Dark Knight Rises
Tom Hardy - The Dark Knight Rises
Tom Hiddleston - The Avengers: WINNER!

Best Musical Moment
Anne Hathaway - Les Misérables
Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Kevin Nash and Adam Rodriguez - Magic Mike
Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Anna Camp, Brittany Snow, Alexis Knapp, Ester Dean and Hana Mae Lee - Pitch Perfect: WINNER!
Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook
Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller - The Perks of Being a Wallflower

MTV Generation Award
Jamie Foxx

Comedic Genius Award

Will Ferrell

MTV Trailblazer Award
Emma Watson