April 9, 2008–Mike Myers will host the MTV Movie Awards on June 1, 2008. Mark Burnett is again exec producing. Myers will use the annual movie kudos to help launch his movie, “Love Guru.”
“Love Guru” marks Myers' attempt to establish a new film franchise outside of his “Austin Powers” pictures. The film opens June 20.
Myers last hosted the MTV Awards in 1997, the same year the first “Austin Powers” movie opened.