Friday, June 24, 2016

The 42nd Annual Saturn Awards Winners Announced

The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films have revealed the winners for the 42nd Annual Saturn Awards.

The Saturn Awards are dedicated to honouring the finest in genre entertainment in film, television and home entertainment.

FILM AWARDS


Best Comic Book-to-Film Release
  • 'Ant-Man' (Marvel / Walt Disney)

Best Science Fiction Film Release
  • 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Fantasy Film Release
  • 'Cinderella' (Walt Disney)

Best Horror Film Release
  • 'Crimson Peak' (Universal Pictures)

Best Thriller Film Release
  • 'Bridge of Spies' (DreamWorks / Walt Disney)

Best Action / Adventure Film Release
  • 'Furious 7' (Universal Pictures)

Best Actor in a Film
  • Harrison Ford, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Actress in a Film
  • Charlize Theron, “Mad Max: Fury Road” (Warner Bros.)

Best Supporting Actor in a Film
  • Adam Driver “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Supporting Actress in a Film
  • Jessica Chastain, “Crimson Peak” (Universal Pictures)

Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Film
  • Ty Simpkins “Jurassic World” (Universal Pictures)

Best Film Director
  • Ridley Scott, “The Martian” (20th Century Fox)

Best Film Writing
  • Lawrence Kasdan, J.J. Abrams, Michael Arndt, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Film Editing
  • Maryann Brandon, Mary Jo Markey, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Film Production Design
  • Thomas E. Sanders, “Crimson Peak” (Universal Pictures)

Best Film Music
  • John Williams, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Costume Design
  • Alexandra Byrne, “Avengers: Age of Ultron” (Marvel / Walt Disney)

Best Film Make-Up
  • Neal Scanlan, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Film Special/Visual Effects
  • Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Neal Scanlan, Chris Corbould, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” (Lucasfilm / Walt Disney)

Best Independent Film Release
  • 'Room' (A24)

Best International Film Release
  • 'Turbo Kid' (Epic Pictures)

Best Animated Film Release
  • 'Inside Out' (Walt Disney)

TELEVISION AWARDS


Best Science Fiction Series On Television
  • 'Continuum' (Syfy)

Best Fantasy Series On Television
  • 'Outlander' (Starz)

Best Horror Series On Television
  • 'The Walking Dead' (AMC)

Best Action/Thriller Series On Television
  • 'Hannibal' (NBC)

Best Superhero Adaptation Television Series
  • 'The Flash' (The CW)

Best Presentation On Television
  • 'Doctor Who: The Husbands of River Song' (BBC America)

Best New Media Television Series
  • 'Daredevil' (Netflix)

Best Actor in a Television Series
  • Bruce Campbell, 'Ash vs Evil Dead' (Starz)

Best Actress in a Television Series
  • Caitriona Balfe, 'Outlander' (Starz)

Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series
  • Richard Armitage, 'Hannibal' (NBC)

Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series
  • Danai Gurira, 'The Walking Dead' (AMC)

Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series
  • Chandler Riggs, 'The Walking Dead' (AMC)

Best Guest Performance in a Television Series
  • William Shatner, 'Haven' (Syfy)

HOME ENTERTAINMENT AWARDS


Best DVD/BD Release
  • 'Burying the Ex' (Image Entertainment)

Best DVD/BD Special Edition Release
  • 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' (The Rogue Cut) (20th Century Fox)

Best DVD/BD Classic Release
  • 'Miracle Mile' (Kino Lorber)

Best DVD/BD Television Release
  • 'X-Files: The Collector’s Set' (20th Century Fox)

Best DVD/BD Collection Release
  • 'Frank Darabont Collection' (Warner)

LIVE STAGE PRODUCTION AWARD


Best Local Live Stage Production
  • 'Tarzan' (3D Theatricals)

SPECIAL AWARDS


The Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Nichelle Nichols

The George Pal Memorial Award
  • Simon Kinberg

The Breakthrough Performance Award
  • Melissa Benoist (Supergirl)

The Dan Curtis Legacy Award
  • Eric Kripke

The Special Recognition Award
  • Brannon Braga

The Spotlight Award
  • 'Better Call Saul' (AMC)