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Sacha Baron Cohen & 'Pirates' Lead Winners at MTV Movie Awards

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Jun 04, 2007 | 5:14am EDT

British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen emerged triumphant at the 2007 MTV Movie Awards last night, taking home two prizes.

Cohen picked up Best Comedic Performance for his turn in Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan and Best Kiss for his smooch with Will Ferrell in Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.

Elsewhere at the Gibson Amphitheatre ceremony in Universal City, California, Johnny Depp won the Best Performance award for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in last year’s Pirates of the Caribbean film, Dead Man's Chest, which also won Best Movie. 

Mike Myers was presented with the MTV Generation Award by his Shrek costar Cameron Diaz.

The winners at the 2007 MTV Movie Awards were:

Best Villain--Jack NicholsonThe Departed

Best Fight--Gerard Butler Vs. The Uber Immortal (Robert Maillet), 300

Best Kiss--Will Ferrell and Sacha Baron Cohen, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Breakthrough Performance--Jaden Smith, The Pursuit of Happyness

Best Comedic Performance--Sacha Baron Cohen, Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

MTV Generation Award--Mike Myers

Best Movie Spoof--United 300

Best Summer Movie You Haven't Seen Yet--Transformers

Best Performance--Johnny Depp, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

Best Movie--Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

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