2011 MTV Video Music Awards Celebrity Red Carpet Arrival – Photos


The MTV Video Music Awards, are being  broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles tonight August 28th, 2011.  Of course we have all the red carpet arrival pictures for you.   The pre-show is being hosted by Selena Gomez who tweeted as she arrived:  “So excited to be co-hosting @MTV #VMA preshow!!!! Have some exciting interviews coming your way. See you guys soon.”

The show is is notorious for antics, unscripted interruptions, confrontations and attention-grabbing stunts.  Who could forget the Kayne West/Taylor Swift year.

Tony Bennett will lead the tribute to Amy Winehouse who never appeared on the show.  Her last known recording was with the 85-year-old crooner on his upcoming “Duets II” album.  Rumor has it Amy’s parents may make an appearance.

Confirmed performers include Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Lil Wayne, Pitbull and Chris Brown.  So far we have red carpet pictures of Selena Gomez, Rebecca Black, Deena Nicole Cortese, JoJo Levesque, Snooki, Pete Wentz, Adele, Zoe Saldana, Jesse J, Maria Menounos, Victoria Justice, Kelly Rowland, Demi Lovato, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Busta Rhymes, Kim Kardashian, Miley Cyrus, Taylor Lautner, Katie Holmes, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Russell Brand, Nicki Minaj….. more arrivals to come!

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Image credit to WENN