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Garner and Garber Win Saturn Award

Discussion in 'Cast-Related News' started by Marlene, May 19, 2003.

  1. Marlene

    Marlene Guest

    From scifi.com-

    Minority Report won the Saturn Award for best science-fiction film at the 29th awards ceremony of the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films and Cinescape Magazine on May 18 in Hollywood. Minority Report director Steven Spielberg took home the award for best director and was on hand to accept the award personally at the gala ceremony at the Hollywood Renaissance hotel.

    Report actress Samantha Morton was named best supporting actress.

    Spielberg and executive producer Leslie Bohem also received the award for best single TV program presentation for the SCI FI Channel's original miniseries Steven Spielberg Presents Taken.

    Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers won two awards, for best fantasy film and for best supporting actor (Andy Serkis as Gollum). Serkis was on hand to accept the award.

    Spirited Away took the honor for best animated film. The Ring won the award for best horror film, and star Naomi Watts received the award for best actress.

    Tyler Hoechlin accepted the award for best younger actor for his role in Road to Perdition, which was also named best action-adventure thriller film.

    Additional film honors went to Star Wars: Episode IIā€”Attack of the Clones for best special effects and to Robin Williams for best actor (One Hour Photo).

    In the television category, ABC's Alias was named best network television series, and the SCI FI Channel's original series Farscape was honored as best syndicated/cable TV series. Alias star Jennifer Garner was named best actress, and Angel star David Boreanaz was tapped for best actor.

    Alias' Victor Garber took the honor for best supporting actor, while Buffy the Vampire Slayer star Alyson Hannigan won the award for best supporting actress.

    Cinescape's Faces of the Future Awards went to Buffy's Emma Caulfield and Firefly's Nathan Fillion.

    Home entertainment was also recognized this year, with the award for best DVD television release going to Star Trek: The Next Generation; best DVD classic release going to E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial; best DVD special-edition release going to The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring; and best DVD release going to the cult horror hit Dog Soldiers.

    The Filmmakers' Showcase Award went to Bill Paxton for his directorial debut, Frailty, and the Donald A. Reed Award, the Academy's highest honor, went to James Cameron for his innovation in the motion-picture field. Sid and Marty Krofft received the Life Career Award for their contributions to the culture.
  2. verdantheart

    verdantheart Guest

    Hey, for once an awards group who votes almost as I would! Congratulations to Alias, Ms Garner, and Mr Garber!

    I probably would have gone with Anthony Michael Hall, but Boreanaz has improved and the rest of the field wasn't particularly impressive. I really liked Frailty, but I've heard so many good things about The Ring that I expect that it was at least a toss-up.

    (BTW, you should bold the part about Alias winning--thanks! Eventually I'll get this post right . . .)
  3. nance

    nance TUMS

    Apr 18, 2003
    oh wow i totally missed this! *yayness!!!*
  4. Alias_Gay

    Alias_Gay Rocket Ranger

    Jan 27, 2003
    Way to go ... Congrats to Jen, Vic and "Alias" ... and ABC

  5. IluvVaughn13

    IluvVaughn13 Vaughnster's Girl

    Dec 16, 2002
    Where ever Michael Vartan is (-:
    yaayay thats soo awesome
  6. feeling_like_a_spy

    feeling_like_a_spy Rocket Ranger

    May 9, 2003
    yay!! is this gonna be on tv?
  7. Caro

    Caro Rocket Ranger

    Apr 5, 2003
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    I'm so happy for them!!! And they totally deserve it!!!!!!
  8. Azalea

    Azalea Azy in Wonderland

    Dec 28, 2002
    the Ozarks
    Isn't it bizarre that there's an actual awards show that gives awards based on merit, not on ratings or undeserved hype? It's like an alternate universe or something...:LOL:
  9. musically83

    musically83 Rocket Ranger

    Jan 27, 2003
    woot woot woot...finally ALIAS seems to be gaining more industry momentum...ABC actually spent money putting together the spoof tonite and it's winning awards...as far as I can see the only affilliation (movie, tv series or dvd) that won 3 awards! Kudos to Jen, Victor and the entire cast...especially those who weren't named!
  10. Flames24

    Flames24 Rocket Ranger

    Dec 2, 2002
    [N]orth [C]arolina aka NASCAR Country
    Congratulations to Jennifer and Victor! :) ^_^
  11. SiriCerasi

    SiriCerasi Rocket Ranger

    Dec 8, 2002
    Congrats to them!

    And i couldnt help noticing this part...

    :D :D :D
  12. *SPYnish*

    *SPYnish* Rocket Ranger

    Mar 16, 2003
    Congratulations to Alias, Jen & Victor


  13. Espionage

    Espionage Rocket Ranger

    Mar 5, 2003
    I'm sooo pleased! Jen & Victor awards are well deserved as is the award for Alias - definitely best TV series! glad alyson hannigan got one 2 - i love willow in buffy! Well done saturn awards!! (y) ^_^
  14. Scarlet Crystal

    Scarlet Crystal Bibbity Rabbity

    Dec 30, 2002
    ALIAS FOREVER! the saturn award is cool.
  15. syd_spy47

    syd_spy47 Rocket Ranger

    Jan 27, 2003
    Yay for Alias, Jen, and Victor! Good to Alias getting reconition. Also big yay for Alyson and David for Buffy&Angel. (my other fav. shows!) So good all the way around!
  16. vaughnmyangel

    vaughnmyangel Rocket Ranger

    Jan 4, 2003
    yayayayayay happy alias is finally getting more recognized!!!!!!! It so deserves it!!!!!!
  17. seedling

    seedling Rocket Ranger

    Mar 7, 2003
    It's about time that Alias is getting some attention & more
    to come. Especially for Jen & given what's she been enduring for the last few weeks, any emotion lift for her is
    a good one for receiving an award. ^_^
  18. Sophie

    Sophie in love

    Mar 5, 2003
    Definitely !!! :D
    Congrats !!
  19. Ophelia

    Ophelia Rocket Ranger

    Dec 23, 2002
    YEEEHAAWW! :clap: Now on to the Emmys . . .
  20. The Kate Vartan

    The Kate Vartan Rocket Ranger

    Dec 16, 2002
    YES!!! That's great. They def deserved it!

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