The International Press Academy announced the winners for the 18th Annual Satellite™ Awards. “12 Years a Slave” received Motion Picture and Director honors, while “Dallas Buyers Club’s” Matthew McConaughey won for Actor in a Motion Picture along with Actor in a Supporting Role winner Jared Leto. The IPA selected Cate Blanchett as Actress in a Motion Picture, and June Squibb as Actress in a Supporting Role.
Topping the television award winners were “Breaking Bad” and “Orange is the New Black.” Bryan Cranston won for Best Actor, Drama, and Taylor Schilling received a nod for Best Actress, Comedy or Musical.
In a gala ceremony, the 18th Annual Satellite™ Awards celebrated the distinguished accomplishments of artists in thirty-eight categories, and also paid tribute to its Special Achievement honorees, Mike Medavoy (Mary Pickford Award), Garrett Brown (Tesla Award), Guillermo del Toro (Auteur Award), Gabrielle Tana (Independent Producer of the Year Award), and Ryan Coogler (Honorary Satellite Award).
Other honorees include, “Nebraska,” Motion Picture, Ensemble Award; “Orange is the New Black,” Television, Ensemble Award, Michael B. Jordan, Breakthrough Performance Award, and Sophie Nelisse, Breakthrough Performance Award.
1. Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
*Cate Blanchett Blue Jasmine Sony Pictures Classics
2. Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
*Matthew McConaughey Dallas Buyers Club Focus Features
3. Actress in a Supporting Role
*June Squibb Nebraska Paramount
4. Actor in a Supporting Role
*Jared Leto Dallas Buyers Club Focus Features
5. Motion Picture
*12 Years a Slave Fox Searchlight
6. Motion Picture, International Film
*The Broken Circle Breakdown Belgium
7. Motion Picture, Animated or Mix Media
*The Wind Rises Studio Ghibli
8. Motion Picture, Documentary
*Blackfish Magnolia Pictures
*Steve McQueen 12 Years a Slave Fox Searchlight
10. Screenplay, Original
*David O. Russell, Eric Singer American Hustle Sony
11. Screenplay, Adapted
*Steve Coogan, Jeff Pope Philomena The Weinstein Company
12. Original Score
*Steven Price Gravity Warner Bros.
13. Original Song
*Young and Beautiful The Great Gatsby Warner Bros.
*Bruno Delbonnel Inside Llewyn Davis CBS Films
15. Visual Effects
*Tim Webber, David Shirk, Chris Lawrence, and Gravity Warner Bros.
16. Film Editing
*Jay Cassidy, Crispin Struthers, and Alan Baumgarten American Hustle Sony
17. Sound (Editing and Mixing)
*Glenn Freemantle, Chris Munro, Niv Adiri, Gravity Warner Bros.
Skip Lievsay, and Christopher Benstead
18. Art Direction and Production Design
*Catherine Martin and Beverly Dunn The Great Gatsby Warner Bros.
19. Costume Design
*Michael O’Connor The Invisible Woman Sony Pictures Classics