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Saturn Nominees Announced (Roswell and cast nominated)

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The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films has announced its nominations for the 27th annual Saturn Awards, honoring genre movies and television shows, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The awards will be presented June 12 in Los Angeles.

In addition to the award nominees, the academy made several honorary mentions, the trade paper reported. Spider-Man director Sam Raimi will receive the George Pal Memorial Award, and producer Brian Grazer (Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas) and actor Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street) will each receive Life Career Awards. Film historian Bob Burns will get the Service Award for his efforts to house and restore props from classic genre films.

Shadow of the Vampire will receive a special achievement award for its behind-the-scenes take on director F.W. Murnau’s classic vampire movie Nosferatu, the trade paper reported. Filmmaker Dustin Lance Black will take home the Dr. Donald A. Reed President’s Award, renamed in honor of the Saturn Awards and academy founder, who died last month.

Network Television Series

•Buffy the Vampire Slayer
•Dark Angel
•Star Trek: Voyager
•The X-Files

Actor on Television

•Richard Dean Anderson, Stargate SG-1
•Jason Behr, Roswell
•David Boreanaz, Angel
•Ben Browder, Farscape
•Robert Patrick, The X-Files
•Kevin Sorbo, Gene Rodenberry’s Andromeda

Supporting Actor on Television

•Alexis Denisof, Angel
•Brandan Fehr, Roswell
•Anthony Stewart Head, Buffy the Vampire Slayer
•James Marsters, Buffy the Vampire Slayer
•Michael Shanks, Stargate: SG-1
•Michael Weatherly, Dark Angel

Supporting Actress on Television

•Alyson Hannigan, Buffy the Vampire Slayer
•Katherine Heigl, Roswell
•Juliet Landau, Angel
•Jeri Ryan, Star Trek: Voyager
•Amanda Tapping, Stargate: SG-1
•Michelle Trachtenberg, Buffy the Vampire Slayer

For the complete list of nominees see here.