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Nominations for "Half-Blood Prince" at Saturn Awards; Broadcasting Press Guild Nods to HP Actors

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Posted by: Edward
February 19, 2010, 08:48 PM

The "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" film, members of its creative team, and a number of actors have garnered a slew of nominations at two awards ceremonies.  First, the 2010 Saturn Awards have been announced and include a nomination for the sixth Potter film in the Best Fantasy Film category, as well as nominations in the Best Costume (Jany Temime), Best Production Design (Stuart Craig), and Best Special Effects (Tim Burke, John Richardson, Nicholas Aithadi, Tim Alexander) categories.  The Saturn Awards honor the best in sci-fi, horror, and fantasy films and are presented by the Academy Science Fiction Fantasy and Horror Films.  The winners will be announced on June 24th.  

Secondly, the Broadcasting Press Guild TV Awards have released the nominees for their 2010 awards.  Each year, members of the BPG "recognise outstanding programmes and performances seen or heard in the preceding year."  Nominees in the Best Actor Category for their 36th award ceremony include actor Brendan Gleeson (Mad Eye Moody) for "Into the Storm," David Tennant (Barty Crouch) for "Hamlet" and "Doctor Who," Ciaran Hinds (Aberforth Dumbledore) for "Above Suspicion," Timothy Spall (Wormtail) for "The Fattest Man in Britain," and John Hurt (Ollivander) for "An Englishman in New York."  In the running for Best Actress are Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix) for "Enid" and Julie Walters (Molly Weasley) for "A Short Stay in Switzerland" and "Victoria Wood’s Midlife Christmas."

Thanks to Erna!

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12348 Points

Oh yeah, and YAY for HBP too! I’m sure they’ll win!

Posted by LoveTomRiddle [ROAR] on February 21, 2010, 03:48 AM report to moderator
3187 Points

never heard of the saturn awards, but i wish all the HP actors and crew good luck!

Posted by harrygetsme on February 21, 2010, 05:05 AM report to moderator
3846 Points

Good luck =) I love when HP/HP actors get recognition for their work!

Posted by AbiDumbledore on February 21, 2010, 05:07 AM report to moderator
4215 Points

John Hurt is brilliant! An Englishman in New York is a wonderful film!
Congratulations to him.

Posted by Butterfly Boy on February 21, 2010, 07:13 AM report to moderator
4565 Points

I think that the nominations are well deserved and I hope they win!

Posted by Ron&Hermione-4-ever [ROAR] on February 21, 2010, 11:07 AM report to moderator
465 Points

Good luck to all of them! I hope they all win :)

Posted by The Half-Blood Lauma' on February 21, 2010, 07:44 PM report to moderator
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