Reese Witherspoon To Receive MTV Generation Award
Posted on Wed Jun 1, 2011 12:00 PM PDT

witherspoon041711_02_200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Reese Witherspoon will receive the MTV Generation Award at Sunday's MTV Movie Awards.

The 35-year-old Oscar winner is being recognized for her versatility as an actress and for winning a huge fan base for her work. Previous Generation Award winners include Sandra Bullock, Ben Stiller, Adam Sandler, Mike Myers, Tom Cruise and Jim Carrey.

Celebrity presenters for the June 5th awards show include Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Steve Carell, Shia LaBeouf, Patrick Dempsey, Cameron Diaz, Selena Gomez and Nicki Minaj. Saturday Night Live's Jason Sudeikis will host.

Fans voted online for the winners in categories such as best kiss, best villain and best line from a movie.