Last night was the 39th Annual Saturn Awards and while Avatar dominated, winning ten Saturn Awards, Star Trek didn’t leave totally empty-handed.
Star Trek XI was represented in the awards with a win in the Best Make-up collection, the award going to Barney Burman, Mindy Hall and Jean Harlow for their work on the movie.
For Best DVD collection, the Star Trek Original Motion Picture Collection won a Saturn Award.
Other awards of note:
- Best Actress: Zoë Saldana (Avatar)
- Guest Starring Role on Television: Leonard Nimoy (Fringe)
- The George Pal Memorial Award: Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman
Other Awards for which Star Trek was nominated but did not win:
- Best Science Fiction Film. Lost to Avatar.
- Best Direction (J.J. Abrams). Lost to James Cameron (Avatar).
- Best Writer (Kurtzman/Orci). Lost to James Cameron (Avatar).
- Best Production Design. (Scott Chambliss). Lost to Rick Carter, Robert Stromberg (Avatar).
- Best Special Effects (Roger Guyett, Russell Earl, Paul Kavanagh, Burt Dalton). Lost to Joe Letteri, Stephen Rosenbaum, Richard Baneham, Andrew R. Jones (Avatar).