True Blood Recognized By The Satellite Awards

December 2, 2009 by  

ipa-global-satThe 2009 14th Annual Satellite Awards, presented by The International Press Academy, will be held December 20, 2009 at the Grand Salon of the InterContinental Hotel in Century City, California. True Blood has been nominated for the DVD Release of a TV Show Award and Anna Paquin‘s movie, “The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler,” is nominated for the Motion Picture Made for Television Award. Another piece of fabulous news: True Blood will be honored with a Special Achievement Award for Best Television Ensemble! Woot Woot! Go True Blood!

Here is a run down of the nominations:

DVD Release of a TV Show Award

  • Ally Mcbeal: The Complete Series
  • Hogan’s Heroes: The Komplete Series – Kommandant’s Kollection
  • Dollhouse: Season 1
  • True Blood – The Complete First Season
  • Project Runway – Season 5
  • Sons of Anarchy – Season One – 4 Disc Set

Motion Picture Made for Television Award

  • The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler
  • Grey Gardens
  • Taking Chance
  • Endgame
  • Into the Storm
  • Loving Leah

Special Achievement Award for Best Television Ensemble

  • True Blood

The Satellite Awards were started in 1997 and is handed out by the International Press Academy in recognition for outstanding artists, films, television shows, DVDs, and interactive media.  The event is a spin-off of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association and their Golden Globe Awards. Congratulations to our fabulous True Blood – truly deserving!!!

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SOURCE: International Press Academy

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  • Funny how the Emmy’s did not acknowledge True Blood or Anna’s movie! I hope the committee are quivering with shame!

    • Nia

      You said it Lizzie!!!!!!!!!!

  • pbartteacher

    Congratulations to the entire cast, crew and writers of True Blood. Only the beginning of the awards season, I am sure there will be numerous accolades received by the True Blood ensemble.

  • Nia

    True Blood deserves all these awards and more!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    It is about time that True Blood is recognized for its achievements and especially for its outstanding ensemble.

    Team True Blood all the way!

    Thanks for that great bit of news Janet!