True Blood Nominated For Five Saturn Awards

February 19, 2010 by  

The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films has announced the nominations for the 36th Annual Saturn Awards and Alan Ball‘s hit HBO TV vampire series True Blood has received five nominations. The Academy was founded in 1972 by noted film historian Dr. Donald A. Reed to honor and recognize science fiction, fantasy, and horror in film, television and home entertainment.  The 36th Annual Saturn Awards will take place on June 24, 2010 in Burbank, California.

True Blood has been nominated in the following categories:

Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series:

  • Breaking Bad (AMC)
  • Battlestar Galactica (SyFy)
  • The Closer (TNT)
  • Dexter (Showtime)
  • Leverage (TNT)
  • True Blood (HBO)

Best Actor in Television:

  • Josh Holloway (Lost) (ABC)
  • Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) (AMC)
  • Matthew Fox (Lost) (ABC)
  • Michael C. Hall (Dexter) (Showtime)
  • Zachary Levi (Chuck) (NBC)
  • Stephen Moyer (True Blood) (HBO)
  • David Tennant (Doctor Who: The End of Time) (BBC America)

Best Actress on Television:

  • Anna Gunn (Breaking Bad) (AMC)
  • Jennifer Love Hewitt (The Ghost Whisperer) (CBS)
  • Evangeline Lily (Lost) (ABC)
  • Anna Paquin (True Blood) (HBO)
  • Kyra Sedgwick (The Closer) (TNT)
  • Anna Torv (Fringe) (Fox)

Best Supporting Actor on Television:

  • Jeremy Davies (Lost) (ABC)
  • Michael Emerson (Lost) (ABC)
  • Aldis Hodge (Leverage) (TNT)
  • Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad) (AMC)
  • John Noble (Fringe) (Fox)
  • Alexander Skarsgard (True Blood) (HBO)

Best Guest Starring Role in Television:

  • Bernard Cribbins (Doctor Who: The End of Time) (BBC America)
  • Raymond Cruz (Breaking Bad) (AMC)
  • Michelle Forbes (True Blood) (HBO)
  • John Lithgow (Dexter) (Showtime)
  • Leonard Nimoy (Fringe) (ABC)
  • Mark Pellegrino (Lost) (ABC)

Congratulations to True Blood and to Stephen, Anna, Alex and Michelle for their nomination and may they win in their categories!


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