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Shailene Woodley to receive Trailblazer Award at 2015 MTV Movie Awards

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MTV Movie Awards 2014
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Shailene Woodley will receive the MTV Trailblazer Award at the 2015 MTV Movie Awards, following the likes of Emma Watson, Channing Tatum, and Emma Stone. 

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Woodley’s Insurgent co-star Miles Teller will present her with the award, which honors “actors who are blazing a distinctive and innovative path for their Hollywood peers.”

In a statement to THR,  Stephen Friedman, president of MTV, wrote, “Shailene Woodley is one of the most talented actresses of this generation. Whether baring her soul in emotionally charged roles in The Descendants and The Fault in Our Stars or igniting our imagination in sci-fi blockbusters like Insurgent, Shailene has raised the bar for actresses navigating diverse and challenging roles professionally, while personally remaining down-to-earth and accessible to her fans.”

The 2015 MTV Movie Awards, hosted by Amy Schumer, air at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, April 12.