AceShowbiz - The upcoming MTV Video Music Awards that will be held on September 7 in Paramount Pictures Studios, Hollywood, seems to be made use as the medium for celebrities comeback. After %cBritney Spears% was put on the show's commercial ads, it is now said that %cMichael Jackson% would probably appear on the show as a presenter with his sister %cJanet Jackson% allegedly as his partner.
TMZ reports that a source close to the awards told them that MTV "have been working OT to get Jacko to reappear at the awards," and that the deal has been sealed on him presenting "an award with sister Janet". MTV themselves have yet to release any list of presenters that will hand out the Moonman at the event. They have only announced several names of performers that include %cPink%, %cRihanna%, %cLil Wayne% and %cJonas Brothers% among others.
Recently, it was said that Britney would appear on the show as the performer but moments later her rep debunked the speculation and said that she has not been scheduled to any kind of performance. However, a new speculation surfaces that she will only attend the show as a presenter and rumor has it, she has been looking forward to be paired with Olympic Gold medalist Michael Phelps.
On top of the hypes circulating around the anticipated event, MTV have just announced the contenders for the professional categories such as Best Choreography, Best Direction and Best Special Effects. Under the choreography, %cChris Brown% nets two more nods for "Kiss Kiss" and "Forever" that made him in line to win five statuettes. Others picking the new nominees are %cAdele%, %cDeath Cab for Cutie%, %cErykah Badu%, %cKaty Perry%, %cThe White Stripes% and %cColdplay% among others. The nominees in the new categories can be found on MTV.com.
Update 08/29: The rumor has been debunked with Janet Jackson's rep Patti Webster confirming to AceShowbiz that "Janet will not be attending the MTV Awards".