41st Saturn Award Nominations Released

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saturn awardsNominations for the 41st Saturn Awards, an annual ceremony meant to honor achievement in science fiction, fantasy, and horror, were announced Wednesday and on the television side, perennial award favorites Breaking Bad and Game of Thrones rubbed elbows with highly touted genre fare like Falling Skies and Bates Motel. Additional multiple nominees include Continuum, American Horror Story: Coven, and Under the Dome.

A full list of television nominees can be found below. The 2014 Saturn Awards will be handed out this June.

What do you think about the Saturn nominees this year? Which series will take home the honors for Best Network Series and Best Cable Series? Can Breaking Bad build even more Emmy momentum at a ceremony like the Saturns?

Best Network Television Series Release
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
The Blacklist
The Following
Sleepy Hollow
Under the Dome

Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series
American Horror Story: Coven
The Americans
The Walking Dead

Best Television Presentation of a Limited Run Series
Bates Motel
Black Sails
Breaking Bad
Falling Skies
Game of Thrones

Best Youth-Oriented Television Series
Pretty Little Liars
Teen Wolf
The Tomorrow People
The Vampire Diaries

Best Actor in a Television Series
Kevin Bacon –The Following
Bryan Cranston – Breaking Bad
Freddie Highmore – Bates Motel
Mads Mikkelsen – Hannibal
James Spader – The Blacklist
Noah Wyle – Falling Skies

Best Actress in a Television Series
Jennifer Carpenter – Dexter
Vera Farmiga – Bates Motel
Anna Gunn – Breaking Bad
Jessica Lange – American Horror Story: Coven
Rachel Nichols – Continuum
Keri Russell – The Americans

Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau – Game of Thrones
Erik Knudsen – Continuum
David Lyons – Revolution
Dean Norris – Under the Dome
Aaron Paul – Breaking Bad
James Purefoy – The Following

Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series
Kathy Bates – American Horror Story: Coven
Sarah Carter – Falling Skies
Gwendoline Christie – Game of Thrones
Michelle Fairley – Game of Thrones
Melissa McBride – The Walking Dead
Elizabeth Mitchell – Revolution

Best Guest Star in a Television Series
Stephen Collins – Falling Skies
Robert Forster – Breaking Bad
Danny Huston – American Horror Story: Coven
David Morrissey – The Walking Dead
Charlotte Rampling – Dexter
Gina Torres – Hannibal

Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series
Colin Ford – Under the Dome
Jared Gilmore – Once Upon a Time
Jack Gleeson – Game of Thrones
Connor Jessup – Falling Skies
Chandler Riggs – The Walking Dead