Emma Watson wins the very first gender-neutral acting award

MTV billed Sunday night's Movie & TV Awards as the year's biggest party, but this party also made a serious statement with its new policy of breaking down gender barriers in its new format, as men and women competed jointly in the acting categories.

The MTV Movie and TV Awards, hosted this year by comic actor Adam DeVine, have been taking a sideways look at Hollywood since 1992, honoring films and their actors with "golden popcorn" statuettes. Stranger Things also won the first MTV award for Best Small-Screen Show.

Hindus have described; the American reality TV personality Farrah Abraham's appearance at "2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards" in Los Angeles on May seven wearing bindi on forehead and then reportedly boasting that she felt "freaking incredible...and sexy!"; as "inappropriate" and asked for an apology.

And on that note, Emma dropped the metaphorical mic, the crowd cheered and the pursuit of a more gender-inclusive world free of glass ceilings and prejudice moved a step closer to its goal. This year, they did away with the typical gender-separated categories and created the first ever gender-neutral award. Dillon says auditioning the character in her show, "Billions", led to her own "self-discovery". Emma also thanked Asia Kate Dillion who played the first non-binary character on TV for presenting her with the award.

In another departure with convention it dispensed with gender distinctions in the categories, and awarded best kiss to a same-sex embrace.

Watson ended her speech by thanking every soul who made the achievement possible, as well as her fellow competitors who were nominated for the history-making award. She was pitted against Emilia Clarke of Game of Thrones and Jeffrey Dean Morgan in The Walking Dead.

The MTV awards broke ground in other ways, awarding Jharrel Jerome and Ashton Sanders the best kiss for the gay coming-of-age story "Moonlight". "Thank you so much".

Londoner and Get Out actor Kaluuya, 28, was tipped as star of the future by being handed the next generation award. But more seriously, I think I am being given this award because of who Belle is and what she represents.

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