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By Deepa Lakshmin
When Cassie Howard (Sydney Sweeney) crashed her college’s play in the explosive season 2 finale of HBO’s Euphoria, the college students in the audience had been preparing to their seats — and so had been the accurate-lifestyles viewers staring at the HBO drama at home. What unfolded subsequent became pure chaos: Cassie and Maddy Perez (Alexa Demie) screamed, slapped, chased, and clawed at one yet another onstage to hash out how their friendship had fallen apart thanks in share to their toxic entanglements with Nate Jacobs (Jacob Elordi). Oof.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, this public brawl snagged the Top Fight award on Sunday night (June 5) at the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards in Santa Monica, the keep Sweeney permitted a Golden Popcorn at Barker Hangar. Cassie vs. Maddy won out in opposition to Black Widow’s Black Widow vs. Widows, Free Man’s Man vs. Dude, Shang-Chi and the Narrative of the Ten Rings’ bus fight, and Spider-Man: No Blueprint Home’s pause battle.
“I favor Alexa became right here so as that she might maybe maybe well thank the unprecedented fans that now we maintain, because you all are so wonderful,” Sweeney acknowledged. “But I even must be ideal, Maddie might maybe maybe well maintain gotten the final punch, but Cassie has by no contrivance, ever been happier.”
As Euphoria fans in point of fact be mindful, this final line is a reference to Cassie’s now-iconic line — “I even maintain by no contrivance, ever been happier” — that she says in the women’ lavatory whereas hysterically crying about her relationship with Nate. And let’s now no longer neglect Maddy’s fan-accepted line that’s now became into an inescapable TikTok sound: “Wait, is that this fucking play about us?”
Appears to be like, Cassie’s sister and playwright Lexi (Maude Apatow) penned the script according to her family and mates’ accurate lives. Cassie and Maddy weren’t having it, however the relaxation of the audience cherished the performance’s messy turn, with Rue Bennett (Zendaya) and Jules Vaughn (Hunter Schafer) cheering for additional. And so, drama be damned, the display went on
The 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards are airing are residing from the Barker Hangar in L.A. upright now on MTV, with the Movie & TV Awards: UNSCRIPTED to employ. Ranking the total winners right here.