Pedro Pascal and Jennifer Coolidge win big at 2023 MTV Movie & TV Awards

The annual awards show was originally scheduled to be broadcast live from California on Sunday, however, it became a pre-recorded special, after Drew Barrymore pulled out as host in support of the ongoing writers' strike. During the show, Pascal was named Best Hero for his portrayal of Joel in The Last of Us, while he also shared the Best Duo prize with his co-star Bella Ramsey. The series itself was crowned Best Show. In his pre-taped acceptance speech, Pascal said: