Johnny Depp plays guitar with The Black Keys at MTV Movie Awards

The Hollywood actor joined the blues revivalists for 'Gold On the Ceiling' and 'Lonely Boy'

Johnny Depp joined The Black Keys onstage in Los Angeles last night (June 3) at the MTV Movie Awards to play guitar on the rockers’ tracks ‘Gold On the Ceiling’ and ‘Lonely Boy’. Scroll down to watch Depp appear on the ‘Lonely Boy’ intro.

Depp had just been awarded the the MTV Generation Award at the ceremony, which was hosted by Russell Brand, and was introduced by Aerosmith‘s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry. After watching a montage of clips from throughout his movie career, Depp joked: “This is the get out of the business award. Based on watching all of those clips there is clearly something wrong with me.”

Other winners on the night included real life lovers Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, who won in the Best Kiss category for the fourth year running, with their smooch in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1, which was named Movie of the Year.


The Hunger Games meanwhile won in four categories, with Best Female and Best Male going to Jennifer Lawrence and Joshua Hutcherson. The movie also got the prizes for Best Fight and Best On-Screen Transformation. Bridesmaids nabbed two awards, with Melissa McCarthy winning for Best Comedic Performance while the entire cast shared the Best Gut Wrenching Performance award.

Meanwhile, LMFAO scored the Best Music award for their track ‘Party Rock Anthem’, which was featured in 21 Jump Street.

The 2012 MTV Movie Awards winners were:

Movie of the Year: ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1’
Best Female Performance: Jennifer Lawrence – ‘The Hunger Games’
Best Male Performance: Josh Hutcherson – The Hunger Games’
Breakthrough Performance: Shailene Woodley -‘The Descendants’
Best Comedic Performance: Melissa McCarthy – ‘Bridesmaids’
Best Cast: ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2’
Best On-Screen Transformation: Elizabeth Banks – ‘The Hunger Games’
Best Fight: Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson vs. Alexander Ludwig – ‘The Hunger Games’
Best Kiss: Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart – ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1’
Best Gut Wrenching Performance: ‘Bridesmaids’
Best On-Screen Dirtbag: Jennifer Aniston – ‘Horrible Bosses’
Best Music: ‘Party Rock Anthem’ LMFAO – ’21 Jump Street’