37th Annual Saturn Awards Wrap Up Report: 24 Video Interviews 300+ Photos

Fringe TV Show Saturn Award Winners

Fringe TV Show Saturn Award Winners

This was our 2nd year covering our favorite genre event, the Saturn Awards AKA the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films and this year’s event was filled with surprises like Mel Brooks and hopefully anticipated winners such as the TV show Fringe (who won) along with cast members John Noble and Anna Torv for best actors.

About the Saturn Awards: The Academy was founded in 1972 by noted film historian Dr. Donald A. Reed to honor and recognize genre entertainment.  Over the years, the Academy has expanded their reach to include other film genres.  The organization also recognizes excellence in television and home entertainment. Robert Holguin presently serves as President of the 39 year old organization.

Kristyn Burtt and Brandon Routh at the Saturn Awards Red Carpet

Kristyn Burtt and Brandon Routh at the Saturn Awards Red Carpet

On the red carpet we interviewed, Brandon Routh (“Superman Returns”), Sam Witwer (“Being Human”), Dylan O’Brien (MTV’s “Teen Wolf”), Vanessa Marano (ABC Family’s “Switched at Birth”), Thomas Jane (“LOL”, HBO’s “Hung”), Christopher Judge (“Stargate SG-1″), Doug Jones (“Pan’s Labyrinth”),  Lance Reddick (“Fringe”, “The Wire”), Kurtwood Smith(“Chaos”, “Cedar Rapids”), Michael Paré (“The Lincoln Lawyer”, “Gone”), Rosanna Arquette(“The Divide”), Mel Brooks(“Young Frankenstein”), French Stewart & Jamie Robledo (“Watson”),  Michael Biehn (Life Career Award), Rick Baker & Dave Elsey (“The Wolfman”), Claire Coffee (TNT’s “Franklin & Bash”),  Dana Melanie, Steven DeKnight (Exec. Prod. of “Spartacus: Gods of the Arena” for Lucy Lawless), John Noble (“Fringe”), Anna Torv (“Fringe”), Neil Marshall (The Centurion, Dog Soldiers), Dean Devlin (The Donald A. Reed Award), Andrew Clement (makeup designer: Grimm), we also spoke with comedian and MC for the event Jeffrey Ross. See all 24 interviews and scroll through our photos of the event on our Red Carpet Report channel by clicking here

THE 37TH ANNUAL SATURN AWARD WINNERS

The Dr. Donald A. Reed Award: Dean Devlin
The Visionary Award: Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios
The George Pal Memorial Award: Frank Darabont
The Life Career Award: Bert I. Gordon
The Life Career Award: Michel Biehn

Best Science Fiction Film: “Inception”
Best Fantasy Film: “Alice in Wonderland”
Best Horror/Thriller Film: “Let Me In”
Best Action/ Adventure Film: “Salt”

Best Actor: Jeff Bridges (“Tron: Legacy”)
Best Actress: Natalie Portman (“Black Swan”)
Best Supporting Actor: Andrew Garfield (“Never Let Me Go”)
Best Supporting Actress: Mila Kunis (“Black Swan”)
Best Performance by a Younger Actor: Chloë Grace Moretz (“Let Me In”)

Best Director: Christopher Nolan (“Inception”)
Best Writing: Christopher Nolan (Inception)

Best Music: Hans Zimmer (“Inception”)
Best Costume: Colleen Atwood (“Alice in Wonderland”)
Best Make-Up: Rick Baker, Dave Elsey (“The Wolfman”)
Best Production Design: Darren Gilford (“Tron: Legacy”)
Best Special Effects: Chris Corbould, Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Peter Begg (“Inception”)

Best International Film: “Monsters”
Best Animated Film: “Toy Story 3”

Best Network Series: “Fringe”
Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series: “Breaking Bad”
Best Television Presentation: “The Walking Dead”

Best Actor in Television: Stephen Moyer (“True Blood”)
Best Actress in Television: Anna Torv (“Fringe”)
Best Supporting Actor in Television: John Noble (“Fringe”)
Best Supporting Actress in Television: Lucy Lawless (“Spartacus: Gods of the Arena”)
Best Guest Starring Role in Television: Joe Manganiello (“True Blood”)

Best DVD Release: “Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy”
Best DVD Special Edition: “Avatar” (Extended Collector’s Edition)
Best DVD Classic Film Release: “The Complete Metropolis”
Best DVD Movie Collection: “Alien Anthology”
Best DVD Television Release: “The Twilight Zone” (Season 1 & 2) (Blu-Ray)

Best Local Stage Production, Musical: “Young Frankenstein” (Pantages Theatre)
Best Local Stage Production, Drama/Comedy: “The Lieutenant of Inishmore” (Mark Taper Forum)
Best Local Stage Production, Small Theatre: “Watson” (Sacred Fools Theatre)

We’d like to thank Melanie from M4PR.com for inviting us to come out and cover this event, great job Mel. We’re excited to also post up this year’s winners – congratulations to everyone! 

Remember you can see all of coverage here on Mingle Media TV’s Red Carpet Report channel by clicking here

Claire Coffee at the 37th Annual Saturn Awards Red Carpet

Mingle Media TV and our entertainment reporter, Kristyn Burtt, were back for the second year on the red carpet at the Saturn Awards. This year’s 37th Annual Saturn Awards took place on June 23, at the Castaway in Burbank, California. Hosting again was comedian Jeffrey Ross. A special tribute took place honoring founder Dr. Donald A. Reed. For more info, visit their website: http://www.saturnawards.org To view video interviews from this event please visit Mingle Media TV’s website at http://www.minglemediatv.com/redcarpetreport.html Thanks to M4PR for inviting us to this event! for more info about them visit their website at http://www.m4pr.com

Andrew Clement at the 37th Annual Saturn Awards Red Carpet

Mingle Media TV and our entertainment reporter, Kristyn Burtt, were back for the second year on the red carpet at the Saturn Awards. This year’s 37th Annual Saturn Awards took place on June 23, at the Castaway in Burbank, California. Hosting again was comedian Jeffrey Ross. A special tribute took place honoring founder Dr. Donald A. Reed. For more info, visit their website: http://www.saturnawards.org To view video interviews from this event please visit Mingle Media TV’s website at http://www.minglemediatv.com/redcarpetreport.html Thanks to M4PR for inviting us to this event! for more info about them visit their website at http://www.m4pr.com

Brandon Routh at the 37th Annual Saturn Awards Red Carpet

Mingle Media TV and our entertainment reporter, Kristyn Burtt, were back for the second year on the red carpet at the Saturn Awards. This year’s 37th Annual Saturn Awards took place on June 23, at the Castaway in Burbank, California. Hosting again was comedian Jeffrey Ross. A special tribute took place honoring founder Dr. Donald A. Reed. For more info, visit their website: http://www.saturnawards.org To view video interviews from this event please visit Mingle Media TV’s website at http://www.minglemediatv.com/redcarpetreport.html Thanks to M4PR for inviting us to this event! for more info about them visit their website at http://www.m4pr.com

Brooke Lewis at the 37th Annual Saturn Awards Red Carpet

Mingle Media TV and our entertainment reporter, Kristyn Burtt, were back for the second year on the red carpet at the Saturn Awards. This year’s 37th Annual Saturn Awards took place on June 23, at the Castaway in Burbank, California. Hosting again was comedian Jeffrey Ross. A special tribute took place honoring founder Dr. Donald A. Reed. For more info, visit their website: http://www.saturnawards.org To view video interviews from this event please visit Mingle Media TV’s website at http://www.minglemediatv.com/redcarpetreport.html Thanks to M4PR for inviting us to this event! for more info about them visit their website at http://www.m4pr.com

Christopher Judge at the 37th Annual Saturn Awards Red Carpet

Mingle Media TV and our entertainment reporter, Kristyn Burtt, were back for the second year on the red carpet at the Saturn Awards. This year’s 37th Annual Saturn Awards took place on June 23, at the Castaway in Burbank, California. Hosting again was comedian Jeffrey Ross. A special tribute took place honoring founder Dr. Donald A. Reed. For more info, visit their website: http://www.saturnawards.org To view video interviews from this event please visit Mingle Media TV’s website at http://www.minglemediatv.com/redcarpetreport.html Thanks to M4PR for inviting us to this event! for more info about them visit their website at http://www.m4pr.com

Anna Torv 36th Annual Saturn Awards Red Carpet Report by Mingle Media TV

Mingle Media TV and Kristyn Burtt attended the 36th Annual Saturn Awards in Burbank June 24th 2010. The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films was founded in 1972 by noted film historian Dr. Donald A. Reed to honor and recognize genre entertainment. Over the years, the Academy has expanded their reach to include other film genres. The organization also recognizes excellence in television and home entertainment. Robert Holguin presently serves as President of the 38 year old organization. For more information please visit: http://www.saturnawards.org For video coverage of this event please check out: http://www.minglemediatv.com for this and other Red Carpet Reports.

Support Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards Auction to Benefit Children’s Literacy Programs

We’re excited to share three online auctions that will benefit the SAG Foundation’s public children’s literacy programs: BookPALS (Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools) and Storyline Online and their emergency relief fund for members with catastrophic illnesses and The Actor’s Center. More info at www.bookpals.net.

Mark your calendars to bid on one-of-a-kind television and movie memorabilia, red-carpet bleacher seats, a VIP Award Show package, and backstage tours to name a few of the items up for grabs.

  • Holiday Auction — December 10-17, 2010
  • Bleacher Seat Auction — January 3-10, 2011
  • Ceremony Auction — January 27-31, 2011

SAG Awards AuctionsThe first online auctions to benefit the SAG Foundation at www.sagawards.org/auction starts with a Holiday Auction on Friday, Dec. 10, 2010. (see the list below)

Starting in January, you can bid on the Red Carpet Bleacher Seat auction from the 3rd-10th (15 sets of two seats and 15 sets of four seats). Winners will be able to take pictures and a chance to cheer for the the 17th Annual SAG Awards®’ nominees and presenters as they make their way down the red carpet.

The final online auction launches January 27th and runs through the 31st and will feature one-of-a kind experiences and memorabilia donated by nominees and their films and television programs as well as sponsors and media. Some of the auction items will include autographed scripts and posters, wardrobe and props and set visits to studios. PLUS there will also be set visits to “E! News,” “Entertainment Tonight” and “Extra” and SAG Awards memorabilia, including tote bags, hats and this year’s production team gift.

The auction also supports Foundation programs to the preservation of video and audio of the creative legacy of SAG members, and scholarships for performers and their children. More details are available at www.sagfoundation.org.

Open for Bidding Friday the 10th of December:

The Holiday Auction opens Friday, Dec. 10 at 9 a.m. PT at www.sagawards.org/auction. The auction will stay open for one week and close at 5 p.m, PT on Friday, Dec 17, 2010. The lists of items in the Holiday Auction are organized below by Experiences, Autographed Memorabilia and Collectibles.

Experiences:

  • SAG Awards VIP Package with two tickets to the SAG Awards Ceremony and Gala, two coach tickets on United Airlines, a three-night stay at the Montage Beverly Hills, limo transportation from EmpireCLS Worldwide Chauffeured Services and a SAG Awards Backstage Tour during rehearsals
  • Meet and greet with Ernest Borgnine at SAG Awards rehearsals
  • Backstage Tour during SAG Awards rehearsals for four people
  • Red Carpet Fan Bleacher Seats
  • TV Guide Network’s Red Carpet Ready Makeover and Interview on their Red Carpet platform
  • Hollyscoop Makeover and Interview on their Red Carpet platform
  • Dinner for Eight at The Capital Grille
  • Los Angeles Lakers Tickets
  • Los Angeles Dodgers Tickets
  • A four-hour private concert by The Fullspectrum Band
  • “Chelsea Lately”: two tickets to a taping of the E! late night hit
  • See a “Mark and Brian” radiocast live in studio at KLOS
  • 30-day Gift Certificate to a co-ed, outdoor fitness program, Operation Bootcamp
  • Joe Cipriano offers a two-hour personal one-on-one voice-over experience and a signed copy of his book “Secrets of Voice Over Success”
  • Voice-over experience with Paul Pape, co-star of “Saturday Night Fever”
  • Two-Hour Voice-Over Session with George DelHoyo

Autographed Memorabilia & Collectibles:

  • SAG Awards Tote bag autographed by 16th SAG Awards Recipients, plus SAG Awards hat and notebook
  • “Mad Men” script autographed by Jon Hamm, Christina Hendricks, January Jones, Elisabeth Moss, John Slattery and more
  • “Over The Hedge” framed and autographed picture
  • “The Kids Are All Right” poster autographed by Annette Bening, Julianne Moore and Mark Ruffalo
  • “Secretariat” poster autographed by Diane Lane
  • Country Strong” poster autographed by Gwyneth Paltrow
  • “House” DVD signed by the cast
  • “Parenthood” poster signed by the cast
  • “Like Dandelion Dust” Package with autographs from Mira Sorvino and producers
  • “All Good Things” poster signed by Kirsten Dunst
  • “Get Low” poster signed by Robert Duvall, Sissy Spacek
  • “City Island” poster autographed by Andy Garcia and Julianna Margulies
  • “Law & Order:  Los Angeles” poster signed by Megan Boone, Regina Hall and Alfred Molina
  • “Hot In Cleveland” poster autographed by Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves, Wendie Malick and Betty White
  • “Psych” poster, bobble heads and DVD set all signed by stars Dule Hill, James Roday, and Steve Franks
  • “The Event” poster signed by Jason Ritter, Blair Underwood and more of the cast
  • “Nibbles and Me” signed hardback by Elizabeth Taylor
  • “Breaking Bad” season two DVD signed by Bryan Cranston
  • “Nowhere Boy,” a chronicle of John Lennon’s childhood – poster signed by Aaron Johnson
  • “Some Men” poster signed by Alan Cumming, Jason Ritter, Lily Tomlin and more
  • “In Plain Sight” poster signed by star Mary McCormack
  • “Royal Pains” poster signed by the cast
  • “Party Down” season one DVD signed by cast and producers
  • “This Time Together” hardback and headshot signed by Carol Burnett
  • “White Collar” mounted poster signed by the cast
  • “The Visitor” poster signed by Richard Jenkins
  • “Take” poster signed by Minnie Driver and Jeremy Renner
  • “Troupers” mounted poster signed by cast”Dark Blue” mounted poster signed by stars Trisha Helford and Dylan McDermott
  • “The Graduate” VHS signed by former SAG President William Daniels
  • “The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles” hardback signed by Julie Andrews
  • “Out of Sync” memoir hardback signed by Lance Bass
  • “Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism is Seducing America” hardback signed by Dr. Drew Pinskey
  • “Past Imperfect” an Autobiography (Joan Collins) hardback signed by Joan Collins
  • “Shattered Love” a memoir paperback signed by Richard Chamberlain
  • “That’s Another Story” (Autobiography) hardback signed by Julie Walters
  • “My Trip Down the Pink Carpet” hardback signed by Leslie Jordan
  • Tavis Smiley’s “What I Know for Sure,” signed
  • Phyllis Diller signed hardback, “Like a Lampshade in a Whorehouse, My Life in Comedy” and autographed photo
  • Mike Farrell’s autographed paperback, “Just Call Me Mike”
  • Bernadette Peters signed hardback with CD, “Stella Is A Star”

Unique Gifts:

  • Luxury Gift Basket featuring cosmetics, skin care and hair care from L’Oréal Paris
  • Laurence Graff’s ‘The Most Fabulous Jewels in the World: Graff’ – a definitive coffee table book
  • Champagne from Champagne Taittinger’s Rauschenberg Collection
  • Sunglasses from Marchon Eyewear, Inc
  • Thale´ Blanc’s La Pochette – a versatile accessory specially designed with mobile devices in mind
  • A custom Skateboard from Long Beach Skate
  • Video games from Nintendo DS and Wii

The Screen Actors Guild Awards auction to benefit the SAG Foundation is managed by Clothes Off Our Back and Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Nominations for the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be announced at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood on Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010 at 6 a.m. (PT)/9 a.m. (ET), telecast live on TNT and webcast live on tnt.tv and tbs.com

Recipients of this year’s Actors®will be announced at the 17th Annual SAG Awards ceremonies on Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011, simulcast live from the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. (ET)/5 p.m. (PT).

The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be produced by Jeff Margolis Productions in association with Screen Actors Guild Awards®, LLC. For more information about the SAG Awards, SAG, TNT and TBS visit sagawards.org/about.