Fri, 25 June 2010 03:46:22 ET
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Along with co-stars Sam Worthington, Stephen Lang and Sigourney Weaver, the 'Death at a Funeral' helps 'Avatar' in dominating this year's Saturn Awards with a total of ten Golden Scrolls.
Winners of the 36th Annual Saturn Awards have been announced on Thursday, June 24, and "Avatar
" beauty Zoe Saldana
was among those walking home with a win. Besting over fellow nominees Catherine Keener, Melanie Laurent
, Alison Lohman
, Natalie Portman
and Charlize Theron
, the Neytiri depicter was honored with Best Actress title.
The "Death at a Funeral
" actress is not the only cast member of "Avatar" who managed to score a win, though. Her co-stars, Sam Worthington
, Stephen Lang
and Sigourney Weaver
, have each nabbed a Golden Scroll for the sci-fi movie. Sam was named Best Actor, Stephen secured Best Supporting Actor, and Sigourney won Best Supporting Actress.
Their win brought the awards collection of "Avatar" from Saturn Awards to the total of 10. The Oscar-nominated movie nabbed Best Science Fiction Film as well as Best Director and Best Writer for James Cameron. It also landed Best Music for James Horner, Best Production Design and Best Special Effects.
In the television category, "Lost" dominated the field with two three wins. It nailed Best Television Series, Best Actor on Television for Josh Holloway
and Best DVD Television Release. "Breaking Bad", in the meantime, got two Golden Scrolls for Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series and Best Supporting Actor on Television, which went to Aaron Paul.
The 36th annual Saturn Awards also recognized excellence in home entertainment (DVD) and stage presentation. It additionally gave away The George Pal Memorial Award to Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, The Producers Showcase Award to Lauren Shuler Donner as well as The Life Career Award to Irvin Kershner.
Winners List of 36th Annual Saturn Awards:
Home Entertainment (DVD):
- Best DVD Release: "Nothing But the Truth"
- Best DVD Special Edition: "Watchmen": The Ultimate Cut
- Best DVD Collection: "Star Trek" Original Motion Picture Collection
- Best DVD Television Release: "Lost" (The Complete Fifth Season)
- Best Television Series: "Lost"
- Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series: "Breaking Bad"
- Best Presentation on Television: "Torchwood: Children of Earth"
- Best Actor on Television: Josh Holloway - "Lost"
- Best Actress on Television: Anna Torv - "Fringe"
- Best Supporting Actor on Television: Aaron Paul - "Breaking Bad"
- Best Supporting Actress on Televison: Julie Benz - "Dexter"
- Guest Starring Role on Television: Leonard Nimoy - "Fringe"
- Best Local Stage Production: Fantasy/Musical: "Mary Poppins" (Ahmanson Theatre)
- Best Local Stage Production: Play/Dramatic Musical: "Parade" (Mark Taper Forum)
- Best Local Stage Production: Small Theatre: Fellowship: "The Musical" (Falcon Theatre)
- The Visionary Award: James Cameron
- The George Pal Memorial Award: Roberto Orci & Alex Kurtzman
- The Producers Showcase Award: Lauren Shuler Donner
- The Life Career Award: Irvin Kershner
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