True Blood Nominated In 8 Categories For The Scream 2009 Awards

August 31, 2009 by  

true-blood-castAlan Ball‘s hit HBO TV vampire series True Blood has been nominated in 8 categories for SpikeTV’s Scream 2009 Awards.  The 4th annual global event honors the the best and hottest films, TV shows, comics, actors, creators, icons and pioneers who have influenced and shaped the industry. This year’s show will be taped Saturday, October 17, 2009 at the Greek Theater In Los Angeles, CA and will premiere on Spike TV on Tuesday, October 27 (10:00 PM-Midnight, ET/PT). The two hour event will also feature exclusive world premieres from some of the most anticipated movies of 2010 and musical performances.

Scream 2009 nominees are chosen by an advisory board of Hollywood And Genre Leaders including Tim Burton, Wes Craven, Roland Emmerich, Neil Gaiman, Frank Miller, Eli Roth, Zack Snyder and many more.  However, the winners are decided by the public!  That means it is the civic duty of all True Blood fans to vote for True Blood and the actors in their respective categories to ensure that they win!

Beginning today, Monday, August 31 and continuing until Saturday, October 17, True Blood fans can vote and also view exclusive red carpet and backstage coverage of the event, by visiting scream.spike.com.

True Blood and its cast have nominated in the following categories:

Best TV Show

  • Battlestar Galactica
  • Dexter
  • Fringe
  • Lost
  • Terminator: The Sarah Conner Chronicles
  • True Blood

Best Horror Actress

  • Jennifer Carpenter, Quarantine
  • Jamie King, My Bloody Valentine 3D
  • Lina Leandersson, Let The right One In
  • Alison Lohman, Drag Me To Hell
  • Anna Paquin, True Blood
  • Monica Potter, The Last House On The Left

Best Horror Actor

  • Bruce Campbell, My Name is Bruce
  • Michael C. Hall, Dexter
  • Kare Hedebrant, Let The Right One In
  • Justin Long, Drag me to Hell
  • Ryan Kwanten, True Blood
  • Stephen Moyer, True Blood

Best Supporting Actress

  • Jennifer Carpenter, Dexter
  • Ashley Greene, Twilight
  • Carla Gugina; Watchmen
  • Evanna Lynch, Harry Potter An The Half-Blood Prince
  • Shirley Manson, Terminator: The Sarah Conner Chronicles
  • Rutina Wesley, True Blood

Best Supporting Actor

  • Ryan Reynolds, X-Men Origins: Wolverine
  • Simon Pegg, Star Trek
  • Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek
  • Taylor Kitsch, X-Men Origins: Wolverine
  • Rupert Grint, Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince
  • Nelsan Ellis, True Blood

Best Ensemble

  • Battlestar Galactica
  • Lost
  • Star Trek
  • True Blood
  • Twilight
  • The Watchmen

Scream Song Of The Year

  • “War Zone” by Rob Zombie, Punisher: War Zone
  • “New Divide” by Linkin Park, Transformers: Revenge Of  The Fallen
  • “Other Father Song” by They Might Be Giants, Coraline
  • “Desolation Row” by MY Chemical Romance, Watchmen
  • “Decode” by Paramore, Twilight
  • Bad Things” by Jace Everett, True Blood

Best Villain

  • Eric Bana as Nero
  • Helena Bohman Carter as Bellatrix Lastrange
  • Cam Gigandet as James
  • Lorna Raver as Mrs. Ganush
  • Liev Schreiber as Victor Creed/Sabretooth
  • Alexander Skarsgard as Eric Northman

So go and vote for True Blood in all these categories! Click here to vote for the Scream 2009 Awards.

SOURCE:

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  • i believe that “true blood” will be the true winner’s because it is without a shadow of a dout one of the best drama’s on tv.
    it is the kind of drama that has justed about every kind of element you could wish and hope for in a tv drama and so much more. “true blood” is an amazingly awesome wonderfully beautiful and rockingly cool love “true blood” it rock’s.

  • Shelby

    ERIC ISN’T A VILLAN!

  • Terri Hurt

    I was glad to hear Trueblood had so many nominations. I voted for them of course. I hope they win more than Twilight, Trueblood is so much better!!!!!!!!!!

  • Val

    I really agree with u guys about Alex! He may not be a “villian” per se,but I have voted for him because HE DOES deserve recognition!!

  • I just got my votes in…Way to go True Blood!! Yeah, Ryan and Stephen??!! But, I gotta go for my Vampire Bill, though!! Geez.. I feel kinda bad..Cause, Ryan is great in his role,too!! What cha, gonna do??!!

  • Vero

    Just voted for the Viking! 🙂 I dont believe Eric is a villain, but Alex is doing such an amazing job that he deserves the recognition.

  • I put my votes in for True Blood! I know Eric’s not a true villain because his character is so complex! But, if you only saw the scene where he tore that redneck dude apart with his bare hands in front of poor Lafayette – and then worried about getting blood in his hair – he could qualify for that one alone!

  • Elizabeth

    Yes, pity Stephen and Ryan are up for the same award. Sorry, but it has to be Bill!

  • Nia

    Its about time the show is getting recognized! I agree with all the nominations. I am hoping we get some wins!!!!!!!

  • Elle

    I agree! Eric is NOT actually the villian! He’s just… Well, he’s Eric. Who happens to not be a villian. Shouldn’t that be Mary Anne?

    But I’ll be so ticked if Twilight wins the awards and not True Blood. I like Twilight to some dregre but it’s plot and character depths are NOWHERE as good as True Blood’s.

  • Options

    Definitely Eric is not a villain. AB potrays him like one for Bill’ benefit. We know the real Eric! I voted for him because Alex should get recognition for the great job he is doing.

  • Carolyn

    i don’t think of eric as a villain, but i am glad that they are recognizing AS as something because he deserves it

  • Bree.J

    Eric is not a villan, he should ne in actors category…im still happy True Bloods getting some recognition

  • kit-kat

    Voted 🙂 …

    Sad to see Star Trek and Let the Right One In up against each other in a few categories. Love both of those movies. Anyway, enjoyed voting for those two, Potter and of course True Blood… tough to choose between Kwanten and Moyer 🙁

    Can’t believe they included Dragonball Evolution in the best comic book movie… seriously, so many comic book movies are released now a days and they couldn’t find a better one? They could have at least sneeked in Afro Samurai in the comic book section (since the animated series and movie air on Spike TV) or One Piece if they wanted to represent comics outside the US.

  • BLF

    I just voted!!! GO TEAM GO!!! Its a shame Steven and Ryan are splitting the votes on Best Horror Actor…