2014 Saturn Award Winners Announced

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the walking deadThe 2014 Saturn Awards were handed out Thursday night and on the television side, The Walking Dead and Breaking Bad emerged as the big winners, taking home three trophies apiece. In addition to its victory in Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series, where it triumphed over the likes of The Americans and American Horror Story, the AMC zombie tale earned two acting awards, with Melissa McBride winning Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series and Chandler Riggs taking home Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series. Meanwhile, the Emmy favorite was awarded Best Television Presentation of a Limited Run Series, Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series for Aaron Paul, and Best Guest Actor in a Television Series for Robert Forster.

Other winners on the night included Hannibal, which tied for Best Network Television Series with Revolution and picked up a win for Mads Mikkelsen; Vera Farmiga, who was awarded Best Actress in a Television Series over the likes of Anna Gunn and Jessica Lange; and Teen Wolf, which won its third straight Best Youth-Oriented Television Series award.

You can check out a full list of nominees and winners at the 40th Saturn Awards below.

What do you think about the winners at this year’s Saturn Awards? Was there a particular upset that, well, upset you? Which win was the most satisfying?

Best Network Television Series
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

The Blacklist

The Following

Hannibal
***WINNER*** (tie)
Revolution
***WINNER*** (tie) 

Sleepy Hollow

Under the Dome

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

Continuum

Dexter

Haven
The Walking Dead
***WINNER***

Best Television Presentation of a Limited Run Series
Bates Motel
Black Sails

Breaking Bad
***WINNER***
Falling Skies
Game of Thrones

Vikings

Best Youth-Oriented Television Series
Arrow
Pretty Little Liars
Supernatural

Teen Wolf
***WINNER***
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 ***WINNER***
James Spader – The Blacklist
Noah Wyle – Falling Skies

Best Actress in a Television Series
Jennifer Carpenter – Dexter
Vera Farmiga – Bates Motel ***WINNER***
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 ***WINNER***
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 ***WINNER***
Elizabeth Mitchell – Revolution

Best Guest Star in a Television Series
Stephen Collins – Falling Skies
Robert Forster – Breaking Bad ***WINNER***
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
Mackenzie Lintz – Under the Dome
Chandler Riggs – The Walking Dead ***WINNER***