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Tuesday, June 03, 2008

IMTA Alums clean up at the MTV Movie Awards!



Sean Faris has won an MTV movie award for BEST FIGHT in Never Back Down and Josh Duhamel's Transformers:The Movie won BEST MOVIE at the MTV movie awards which aired on Sunday. E Online said, "Best Fight each went to duos who may not yet be household names but could very well be one day if looks and chemistry have anything to do with it." The fight that won Sean this popular award was for his big martial arts style fight in the film. Josh starred as Captain Lennox in Transformers:The Movie and it was just announced that he will reprise that role in Transformers 2.


Josh won Male Model of the Year at IMTA in 1997 . After IMTA, Josh's first acting job playing the title character in The Picture of Dorian Gray and then he was cast as Leo du Pres on All My Children which won him a Daytime Emmy in 2002. Josh went on to star as Danny McCoy on the hit series Las Vegas which aired on NBC for five seasons. Josh has been working on the romantic comedy film When in Rome as well as starting to work on Transformers 2.



Sean competed at IMTA in 1999 and won Junior Male Model of the Year. Some of his past projects include motion picture Pearl Harbor, Brooklyn to Manhattan, the TV show Reunion, Life as We Know It, the feature film Forever Strong and Sleepover with two IMTA alums, Kallie Childress and Mika Boorem. He has been featured in several memorable campaigns and magazines, including Abercrombie & Fitch, GQ, Teen Vogue and Armani.

Congratulations to both Josh and Sean on their huge success and for receiving a MTV award!!

1 comment:

Mike said...

Congratulations to all the IMTA Alumni!

Ceases to amaze me at how many there are in main stream media today. They keep popping up everywhere!

Congratulations to IMTA, too, as it is definitely a reflection of the entire organizaion.