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Satellite Nominations Announced

The 2016 nominations for the Satellite Awards have been announced this morning. Leading in Film are La La Land, Manchester By The Sea and Moonlight. In the TV category, Game of Thrones and The People V OJ Simpson lead.

Tom Ford and the ensemble of Hidden Figures will be recipients of Special Achievement Awards.  The Satellite Awards will be handed out on February 19, 2017.


The full list of nominations are below:

Special Achievement Award Recipients

Mary Pickford Award Edward James Olmos
Tesla Award John Toll
Auteur Award Tom Ford
Humanitarian Award Patrick Stewart
Best First Feature: Russudan Glurjidze
“House of Others”
Best Ensemble: Motion Picture Hidden Figures
Best Ensemble: Television Outlander

Actress in a Motion Picture

Annette Bening 20th Century Woman
Emma Stone La La Land
Natalie Portman Jackie
Ruth Negga Loving
Taraji P. Henson Hidden Figures
Meryl Streep Florence Foster Jenkins
Isabelle Huppert Elle
Amy Adams Nocturnal Animals

Actor in a Motion Picture

Casey Affleck Manchester by the Sea
Ryan Gosling La La Land
Joseph Gordon-Levitt Snowden
Viggo Mortensen Captain Fantastic
Joel Edgerton Loving
Andrew Garfield Hacksaw Ridge
Tom Hanks Sully
Denzel Washington Fences

Actress in a Supporting Role

Helen Mirren Eye in the Sky
Michelle Williams Manchester by the Sea
Nicole Kidman Lion
Octavia Spencer Hidden Figures
Naomi Harris Moonlight
Viola Davis Fences
 Actor in a Supporting Role

Jeff Bridges Hell or High Water CBS Films
Mahershala Ali Moonlight A24
Dev Patel Lion The Weinstein Co.
Lucas Hedges Manchester by the Sea Amazon/Roadside Attraction
Eddie Murphy Mr. Church Cinelou Releasing
Hugh Grant Florence Foster Jenkins Paramount Pictures

Motion Picture

La La Land Lionsgate
Moonlight A24
Manchester by the Sea Amazon/Roadside Attraction
Lion The Weinstein Company
Jackie Fox Searchlight
Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
Loving Focus Features
Hell or High Water CBS Films
Nocturnal Animals Focus Features
Captain Fantastic Bleecker Street
Hidden Figures Fox
Fences Paramount Pictures

 Motion Picture, International Film

The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki Finland
Toni Erdmann Germany
Julieta Spain
A Man Called Ove Sweden
The Salesman Iran
The Ardennes Belgium
Ma’ Rosa Philippines
The Handmaiden South Korea
Elle France
Paradise Russia

Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed Media 
Title of Film
Zootopia Disney
Kubo and the Two Strings Focus Features
Moana Disney
Finding Dory Pixar
My Life As a Zucchini GKIDS
The Jungle Book Disney
The Red Turtle Sony Classics
Miss Hokusai GKIDS
Trolls 20th Century Fox
Your Name Toho Co.

Motion Picture, Documentary

Gleason Amazon/Open Road
Life Animated The Orchard
O.J.: Made in America ESPN
13th Netflix
The Ivory Game Netflix
The Eagle Huntress Sony Classics
Tower Kino Lorber
Fire at Sea Kino Lorber
Zero Days Magnolia
The Beatles: Eight Days a Week Hulu


Barry Jenkins Moonlight A24
Kenneth Lonergan Manchester by the Sea Amazon/Roadside Attraction
Mel Gibson Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
Damien Chazelle La La Land Lionsgate
Tom Ford Nocturnal Animals Focus Features
Pablo Larrain Jackie Fox Searchlight
Denzel Washington Fences Paramount Pictures

Screenplay, Original

Barry Jenkins Moonlight A24
Damien Chazelle La La Land Lionsgate
Kenneth Lonergan Manchester by the Sea Amazon/Roadside Attraction
Taylor Sheridan Hell or High Water CBS Films
Matt Ross Captain Fantastic Bleecker Street
Yorgos Lanthimos/Efthymis Filippou The Lobster A24

Screenplay, Adapted

Andrew Knight, Robert Schenkkan Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
Luke Davis Lion The Weinstein Co.
Kieran Fitzgerald, Oliver Stone Snowden Open Road
The Jungle Book Justin Marks Disney
Allison Schroeder Hidden Figures 20th Century Fox
Todd Komarnicki Sully Warner Bros.

Original Score

Rupert Gregson Williams The Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
Justin Hurwitz La La Land Lionsgate
Lesley Barber Manchester by the Sea Amazon/Roadside Attraction
John Williams The BFG Disney
John Debney The Jungle Book Disney
Hans Zimmer Hidden Figures Fox

Original Song

“Audition” La La Land Lionsgate
“City of Stars” La La Land Lionsgate
“Dancing with Your Shadow” Po Commonwealth Film Mfg.
“Can’t Stop the Feeling” Trolls 20th Century Fox
“I’m Still Here” Miss Sharon Jones Starz Digital Media
“Running” Hidden Figures Fox


John Toll Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Sony
Linus Sandgren La La Land Lionsgate
James Laxton Moonlight A24
Simon Duggan Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
Jani-Petteri Passi The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki MUBI
Bill Pope The Jungle Book Disney

Visual Effects

The Jungle Book Disney
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Sony
Doctor Strange Disney
The BFG Amblin
Sully Warner Bros.
Dead Pool Fox

Film Editing

Tom Cross La La Land Lionsgate
Joi McMillon, Nat Sanders Moonlight A24
Tim Squyres Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Sony
Alexandre de Francheschi Lion The Weinstein Co.
John Gilbert Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
Steven Rosenblum The Birth of a Nation Fox Searchlight

Sound (Editing and Mixing)

La La Land Lionsgate
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk Sony
Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
The Jungle Book Disney
Allied Paramount Pictures
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Paramount Pictures

Art Direction and Production Design

David Wasco La La Land Lionsgate
Barry Robinson Hacksaw Ridge Lionsgate
Jean Rabasse Jackie Fox Searchlight
Christophe Glass The Jungle Book Disney
Gary Freeman Allied Paramount Pictures
Dan Hennah Alice Through the Looking Glass Disney
Costume Design

Colleen Atwood Alice Through the Looking Glass Disney
Eimer Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh Love & Friendship Roadside Attractions
Courtney Hoffman Captain Fantastic Bleecker Street
Madeline Fontaine Jackie Fox Searchlight
Mary Zophres La La Land Lionsgate
. Alexandra Byrne Doctor Strange Disney

Miniseries/Motion Picture Made for Television

Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill HBO
And Then There Were None Acorn Media Group
The Dresser Starz
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story FX
All the Way HBO
Churchill’s Secret PBS/ITV
Confirmation HBO
The Night Of HBO
Close to the Enemy Acorn TV/BBC

Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television

Audra McDonald Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, HBO
Emily Watson The Dresser, Starz
Sarah Paulson The People v. O.J. Simpson:, FX
Kerry Washington Confirmation, HBO
Melissa Leo All the Way, HBO
Lily James War & Peace, A&E

Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television

Bryan Cranston All the Way, HBO
Anthony Hopkins The Dresser, Starz
Courtney B. Vance The People v. O.J. Simpson, FX
Cuba Gooding Jr. The People v. O.J. Simpson, FX
Tom Hiddleston The Night Manager, AMC
Wendell Pierce Confirmation, HBO
Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television.

Olivia Colman The Night Manager, AMC
Maggie Siff Billions, Showtime
Rhea Seehorn Better Call Saul, AMC
Maura Tierney The Affair, Showtime
Lena Headey Game of Thrones, HBO
Alison Wright The Americans, FX

Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture made for Television.

Hugh Laurie The Night Manager, AMC
Jonathan Banks Better Call Saul, AMC
Michael Kelly House of Cards, Netflix
Ben Mendelsohn Bloodline, Netflix
Andre Braugher Brooklyn Nine-Nine, FOX
Jared Harris The Crown, Netflix

Television Series, Drama

American Crime ABC
The Fall BBC Northern Ireland
Better Call Saul AMC
The Crown Netflix
Mr. Robot USA Network
The Americans FX
The Affair Showtime
Poldark PBS

Television Series, Genre

Game of Thrones HBO
Outlander Starz
The Walking Dead AMC
Westworld HBO
The Man in the High Castle Amazon
Stranger Things Netflix
Orphan Black BBC America
Black Mirror Netflix

Actress in a Series, Drama / Genre

Ruth Wilson The Affair, Showtime
Tatiana Maslany Orphan Black, BBC America
Sarah Lancashire Happy Valley, Netflix
Evan Rachel Wood Westworld, HBO
Felicity Huffman American Crime, ABC
Winona Ryder Stranger Things, Netflix

Actor in a Series, Drama / Genre

Bob Odenkirk Better Call Saul, AMC
Dominic West The Affair, Showtime
Rami Malek Mr. Robot, USA
Liev Schreiber Ray Donovan, Showtime
Matthew Rhys The Americans, FX
Billy Bob Thornton Goliath, Amazon

Television Series, Comedy or Musical

Veep HBO
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Netflix
Brooklyn Nine-Nine FOX
Master of None Netflix
Silicon Valley HBO
Lady Dynamite Netflix
Love Netflix
Orange Is the New Black Netflix
Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical

Taylor Schilling Orange is the New Black, Netflix
Sharon Horgan Catastrophe, Amazon
Pamela Adlon Better Things, FX
Laurie Metcalf Getting On, HBO
Ellie Kemper Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Netflix
Tracee Ellis Ross Black-ish, ABC

Actor in a Series, Comedy or Musical

Jeffrey Tambor Transparent, Amazon Studios
William H. Macy Shameless, Showtime
Rob Delaney Catastrophe, Amazon
Thomas Middleditch Silicon Valley, HBO
Will Forte The Last Man on Earth, Fox
Anthony Anderson Black-ish, ABC