The cancelling of comedian Roseanne Barr's show by ABC after she made racist remarks on Twitter was mentioned by not one, but two stars at the awards. It was the highest-rated show on cable, making the swift action especially shocking.
"Chadwick Boseman personally asked me to ask y'all to stop asking him to say "Wakanda Forever" out on the streets", Jordan said as Boseman cracked up in the audience.
Haddish, who also won an award for her breakthrough role in Girls Trip, noted that she is the first black woman to host the awards show, which is in its 27th year.
Millie recorded a video message after splitting her kneecap, and amid thanking MTV, her castmates and Netflix, she delivered an eloquent speech on why the bullies ain't s***.
"Black Panther" took home Best Movie honors, while Best Hero and Best Performance in a Movie trophies went to its star, Chadwick Boseman.
Shaw wrestled an AR-15 style rifle away from a gunman at a Tennessee Waffle House restaurant in April.
Audio of crying children at border adds to outrage
There have been 1,995 children taken from 1,940 adults at the border between April 19 and May 31, The Associated Press reported . Senators Susan Collins and Jeff Flake wrote to White House officials on Saturday seeking more information on the policy.
"There should be no space in this world for bullying, and I'm not going to tolerate it and neither should any of you", she said.
The young stars of It also won for best onscreen team, beating out the casts of Black Panther and Stranger Things, among others.
The actress said: 'I want you to know how grateful I am to those that support me. Brown, just 14, made headlines recently for quitting Twitter after her image and name were repeatedly used in homophobic memes.
"Love, Simon"'s Nick Robinson and Keiynan Lonsdale won for Best Kiss.
"You can live your dreams and kiss the one that you love no matter what gender".
Chris Pratt mixed humour and religious messages while accepting the show's generation award, telling the crowd to "breathe".