The Saturn Awards 2019 wrapped up a couple of days ago and we are not surprised by the wins. Saturn awards are actually one of the biggest award shows for science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Films presents these awards on an annual basis. And this year, Avengers: Endgame bagged most awards at the 45th Saturn Awards.
Avengers: Endgame Nominations At The Saturn Awards 2019
Avengers: Endgame nailed 14 nominations and out of those 14, they won 6 awards. As a matter of fact, this movie has the most wins by any movie competing that night. Endgame won the awards for Best Comic-to-Motion Picture Release. Our beloved Robert Downey Jr., really and undoubtedly, is the Best Actor in a Film. And we are not surprised as he truly deserved it. Though we can only see him one more time in the Black Widow prequel now. Chris Evans was also nominated for the best actor category, however, Downey Jr. won it.
The other wins include Best Production Design (Charles Wood), Best Editing (Jeffrey Ford and Matthew Schmidt), Best Makeup (John Blake and Brian Sipe), and Best Film Special/Visual Effects.
45th Saturn Awards
The 45th Saturn Awards nominations were finalized and announced on July 15, 2019. Whereas, the live show was held on September 13, 2019. The nominations cover categories from film, television, home media releases, and local theatre productions from March 1, 2018, to July 7, 2019. Moreover, the event was held in Avalon Hollywood, California. Apart from Avengers: Endgame, second-highest nominated movie for the night was Aladdin with 9 nominations.
The other superhit movies which succeeded in getting awards that night include Ready Player One, Toy Story 4, A Quiet Place, Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse, Mandy, Burning, Mission Impossible: Fallout and Bad Times at the El Royale. Whereas, the successful TV series include Supergirl, Westworld, Game of Thrones, Better Call Saul, The Walking Dead, Stranger Things, and Star Wars Resistance.