They join the “Entourage” cast and host Conan O'Brien on the awards show
They join “Entourage” stars Adrian Grenier, Kevin Connolly, Jerry Ferrara and Kevin Dillon, who will present the MTV Generation Award to Mark Wahlberg, a producer on both the “Entourage” series and upcoming movie.
This will be the second year in which MTV will hold the awards in April. Last year’s awards attracted 3.8 million viewers and averaged 4.8 million viewers, airing across Viacom’s family of networks (MTV, VH1, MTV2 and Logo). Last year’s show also saw an increase of 20 percent over the previous year in MTV’s target demographic of viewers ages 12-34.
Den of Thieves’ Jesse Ignjatovic, who just joined “American Idol” as an executive producer, will serve as executive producer of this year’s show. He’s joined by executive producers Garrett English, also the executive in charge for MTV, Lee Lodge and Jen Jones.