‘Fringe,’ ‘Supernatural,’ and ‘Rango’ Receive Saturn Award Nominations

The 38th Annual Saturn Awards are coming this June, and we’ve got a partial list of nominees after the jump. The Saturns honor outstanding horror, fantasy, and sci-fi in film and TV, and that makes some of the nominees headscratchers. Mixed in with likely suspects like Supernatural and Doctor Who, you’ve got Leverage, The Closer, and Breaking Bad making the lists in their respective categories.

Hit the jumps for some highlights from the list. You can see the full list of nominees on the Saturn Awards site.

Here are some select nominees from the show:


Best Science Fiction Film:

The Adjustment Bureau
Captain America: The First Avenger
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Super 8
X-Men: First Class

Best Fantasy Film:

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Midnight in Paris
The Muppets

Best Horror/Thriller Film:

The Devil’s Double
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo
The Grey
Take Shelter
The Thing

Best Action/Adventure Film:

Fast Five
The Lincoln Lawyer
Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol
Red Tails
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows
War Horse

Best Animated Film:

The Adventures of Tintin
Cars 2
Kung Fu Panda 2
Puss in Boots


Best Network Television Series:

A Gifted Man
Once Upon a Time
Terra Nova

Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series:

American Horror Story
Breaking Bad
The Closer
True Blood

Best Presentation on Television (10 Episodes or Less):

Falling Skies
Game of Thrones
The Killing
Torchwood: Miracle Day
Trek Nation
The Walking Dead

Best Youth-Oriented Series on Television:

Being Human
Doctor Who
The Nine Lives of Chloe King
Secret Circle
Teen Wolf
The Vampire Diaries

The Saturn Awards winners will be announced on June 20th.

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