The telecast is set to air LIVE on Sunday, August 30 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on MTV from the Microsoft Theater, formerly Nokia Theatre L.A. Live.
Following todayâ€™s exciting announcement, the 2015 â€œMTV Video Music Awardsâ€ nominations will be released tomorrow, Tuesday, July 21, exclusively on Beats 1 â€œChartâ€ show on Apple Music at 10:00 a.m. ET / 7:00 a.m. PT. Immediately following Beats 1 â€œChartâ€ show, voting for all VMA categories will go live at 11:00 a.m. ET / 8:00 a.m. PT at vma.mtv.com.
The 2015 â€œMTV Video Music Awardsâ€ will air across MTV’s global network of channels in more than 160 countries and territories, reaching more than half a billion households around the world.
Jesse Ignjatovic/Den of Thieves is the Executive Producer for the 2015 “MTV Video Music Awards.” Van Toffler, Stephen Friedman, Amy Doyle and Garrett English are Executive Producers. Garrett English also serves as Executive In Charge of Production for MTV. Joanna Bomberg, Jen Jones and Lee Lodge are Co-Executive Producers. Hamish Hamilton is Director. Wendy Plaut is Celebrity Talent Executive.
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MTV is the worldâ€™s premier youth entertainment brand. With a global reach of more than a half-billion households, MTV is the cultural home of the millennial generation, music fans and artists, and a pioneer in creating innovative programming for young people. MTV reflects and creates pop culture with its EmmyÂ®, GrammyÂ® and PeabodyÂ® award-winning content built around compelling storytelling, music discovery and activism across TV, online and mobile. MTVâ€™s sibling networks MTV2 and mtvU each deliver unparalleled customized content for young males, music fans and college students, and its online hub MTV.com is a leading destination for music, news and pop culture. MTV is a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), one of the worldâ€™s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. For more information, go toÂ http://www.mtvpress.com.