At the 35th annual Saturn Awards on Wednesday, June 24, "Battlestar Galactica" came out victorious in the television category. The Sci Fi series took 3 nods, including Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series.
Receiving the second most winnings at the event was Showtime's "Dexter". The series about a man leading a double life as a serial killer won through two of its actors, Jennifer Carpenter who plays secondary character Debra Morgan, and Jimmy Smits who guest starred as Assistant District Attorney Miguel Prado.
However, taking the coveted award was "Lost". Snatching the Best Network TV Series, the ABC production won over five others including "Heroes", "Fringe", "Supernatural", "Life on Mars" and "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles".
Saturn Awards is presented by Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films annually for work of arts in the particular genre. The winners, including in movies, were unveiled at an event held at the Castaway in Burbank and hosted by comedian Jeff Ross.
Syndicated/Cable Television Series:
Presentation on Television:
"The Librarian: The Curse of the Judas Chalice"
Actor on Television:
Edward James Olmos - "Battlestar Galactica"
Actress on Television:
Mary McDonnell - "Battlestar Galactica"
Supporting Actor on Television:
Adrian Pasdar - "Heroes"
Supporting Actress on Televison:
Jennifer Carpenter - "Dexter"
Guest Starring Role on Television:
Jimmy Smits - "Dexter"
Best Series on DVD:
Best Retro Series on DVD: