Constellation Awards

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Constellation Awards
Awarded for Sci-fi awards
Date 2007
Country Canada
Presented by TCON Promotional Society
Official website http://constellations.tcon.ca/
< 7 July 2012   2013 >

The Constellation Awards are a set of Canadian awards given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works and achievements of the previous year.[1] It was founded is 2007. Constellation Awards are the only Canadian sci-fi award where the Canadian public select the nominees and winners in all categories.[2]

Categories[edit]

Television[edit]

  • Best Male Performance in a Science Fiction Television Episode
  • Best Female Performance in a Science Fiction Television Episode
  • Best Science Fiction Television Series of the year

Film/TV Movie/Mini-Series[edit]

  • Best Male Performance in a Science Fiction Film, TV Movie, or Mini-Series
  • Best Female Performance in a Science Fiction Film, TV Movie, or Mini-Series
  • Best Science Fiction Film, TV Movie, or Mini-Series of the year

Other[edit]

  • Best Technical Accomplishment in a Science Fiction Film or Television Production
  • Best Overall Science Fiction Film or Television Script
  • Outstanding Canadian Contribution to Science Fiction Film or Television in the year

Winners[edit]

2007[3] 2008[4] 2009[5] 2010[6] 2011[7] 2012[8] 2013[9]
Best Male Performance in a Science Fiction Television Episode David Tennant
Doctor Who
David Tennant
Doctor Who
Michael Hogan
Battlestar Galactica
David Tennant
Doctor Who
Adam Baldwin
Chuck
Robin Dunne
Sanctuary - Fugue
Niall Matter
Primeval: New World - Truth
Best Female Performance in a Science Fiction Television Episode Claudia Black
Stargate SG-1
Carey Mulligan
Doctor Who
Catherine Tate
Doctor Who
Lena Headey
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles
Anna Torv
Fringe
Ming-Na
Stargate Universe - Epilogue
Rachel Nichols (actress)
Continuum - A Stitch in Time
Best Science Fiction Television Series of the year Doctor Who Doctor Who Doctor Who Supernatural Stargate Universe Stargate Universe Continuum
Best Male Performance in a Science Fiction Film, TV Movie, or Mini-Series Hugo Weaving
V for Vendetta
Will Smith
I Am Legend
Robert Downey Jr.
Iron Man
Karl Urban
Star Trek
Johnny Depp
Alice in Wonderland
Andy Serkis
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Mark Ruffalo
The Avengers
Best Female Performance in a Science Fiction Film, TV Movie, or Mini-Series Natalie Portman
V for Vendetta
Emma Watson
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Claudia Black
Stargate: Continuum
Zoë Saldana
Avatar
Chloë Grace Moretz
Kick-Ass
Olivia Wilde
Cowboys & Aliens
Sarah Silverman
Wreck-It Ralph
Best Science Fiction Film, TV Movie, or Mini-Series of the year Pan's Labyrinth Transformers WALL·E Star Trek Inception Rise of the Planet of the Apes Looper
Best Technical Accomplishment in a Science Fiction Film or Television Production Battlestar Galactica
visual effects
Transformers
transformation effects
WALL·E
animations
Avatar
visual effects
Doctor Who
music
Joel Goldsmith
Stargate Universe music
Frank Griebe and John Toll
Cloud Atlas Cinematography
Best Overall Science Fiction Film or Television Script Stargate SG-1 episode
200
Supernatural (U.S. TV series) episode
What is & what should never be
Doctor Who episode
Silence in the library
FlashForward Inception Stargate Universe episode
Twin Destinies
Continuum episode
A Stitch in Time
Outstanding Canadian Contribution to Science Fiction Film or Television in the year Doctor Who Tanya Huff
Blood Ties
Stargate SG-1 franchise Bruce Greenwood Teddy Wilson and Ajay Fry
Hosts of InnerSPACE sci-fi show
Stargate Universe Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens, Creators of Primeval: New World

Events[edit]

Constellation Awards 2007[edit]

Constellation Awards 2007 took place on 7 July in the Plaza Ballroom of the Doubletree International Plaza Hotel. Its hosts were Ed the Sock and Liana K.

Constellation Awards 2008[edit]

Constellation Awards 2008 took place on 12 July in the Plaza Ballroom of the DoubleTree by Hilton - Toronto Airport Hotel. Its host was Rick Green. This year Doctor Who received six nominations, Supernatural, Stargate and Smallville also had multiple nominations.[10]

Constellation Awards 2009[edit]

The event was in the Grand York Ballroom of the Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel on 11 July. Its host was actress Karen Cliche.

Constellation Awards 2010[edit]

The event was in Grand York Ballroom of the Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel on 17 July. Its host was Gavin Stephens.

Constellation Awards 2011[edit]

The 2011 Constellation Awards's hosts were Teddy Wilson & Ajay Fry. It took place in Sheraton Parkway Hotel in Toronto.[7]

Constellation Awards 2012[edit]

In 2012 Robin Dunne hosted the ceremony in the Sheraton Parkway Hotel in Toronto. Stargate Universe won five from the six awards it was nominated.[11]

Constellation Awards 2013[edit]

The 2013 Constellation Awards's hosts were Andrew Jackson and Ellen Dubin. It took place at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Toronto/Markham in Toronto as Continuum won 3 of the four awards it was nominated for.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2012 Constellation Awards Nominees Announced!". Thenewscifi.com. Retrieved 2012-08-30. 
  2. ^ "What are the Constellation Awards". Constellation Awards. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  3. ^ "Looking Back At... The 2007 Constellation Awards". constellations.tcon.ca. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  4. ^ "Looking Back At... The 2008 Constellation Awards". constellations.tcon.ca. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  5. ^ "Looking Back At... The 2009 Constellation Awards". constellations.tcon.ca. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  6. ^ "Looking Back At... The 2010 Constellation Awards". constellations.tcon.ca. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  7. ^ a b "Looking Back At... The 2011 Constellation Awards". constellations.tcon.ca. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  8. ^ "The 2012 Results!". constellations.tcon.ca. Retrieved 2012-08-05. 
  9. ^ "The 2013 Results!". constellations.tcon.ca. Retrieved 2013-12-08. 
  10. ^ "Huff & Cox Up For Constellation Awards". Sliceofthescifi.com. 2008-04-22. Retrieved 2012-08-30. 
  11. ^ "Stargate Universe wins big at 2012 Constellation Awards". Gateworld.net. 2012-07-12. Retrieved 2012-08-30. 
  12. ^ "Continuum comes out on top at Constellation Awards". PlaybackOnline.ca. 2013-06-25. Retrieved 2013-12-08. 

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