2011 Satellite Awards Nominees

Awards for 2011
Satellite Award

Leonardo DiCaprio
Image via Wikipedia

Best Motion Picture
NOMINEES

War Horse
Moneyball
Hugo
Midnight in Paris
The Artist
Drive
The Descendants
The Help
Shame
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language Film
NOMINEES

Mysteries of Lisbon
Miss Bala

Best Actor in a Series, Drama
NOMINEES

Justified: Timothy Olyphant
Friday Night Lights: Kyle Chandler
Shameless: William H. Macy
Treme: Wendell Pierce
Breaking Bad: Bryan Cranston
Boardwalk Empire: Steve Buscemi

Best Actor in a Motion Picture
NOMINEES

The Descendants: George Clooney
Take Shelter: Michael Shannon
Drive: Ryan Gosling
Warrior: Tom Hardy
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Gary Oldman
The Guard: Brendan Gleeson
J. Edgar: Leonardo DiCaprio
Moneyball: Brad Pitt
Rampart: Woody Harrelson
Shame: Michael Fassbender

Best Actor in a Series, Comedy or Musical
NOMINEES

Community: Joel McHale
Louie: Louis C.K.
Episodes: Matt LeBlanc
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Charlie Day
Doc Martin: Martin Clunes
Wilfred: Elijah Wood

Best Actress in a Series, Drama
NOMINEES

Torchwood: Eve Myles
Sons of Anarchy: Katey Sagal
The Good Wife: Julianna Margulies
Homeland: Claire Danes
The Killing: Mireille Enos
Friday Night Lights: Connie Britton

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
NOMINEES

Parks and Recreation: Amy Poehler
Desperate Housewives: Felicity Huffman
Raising Hope: Martha Plimpton
Mike & Molly: Melissa McCarthy
New Girl: Zooey Deschanel
The Big C: Laura Linney

Best Actress in a Motion Picture
NOMINEES

Oranges and Sunshine: Emily Watson
The Lady: Michelle Yeoh
Young Adult: Charlize Theron
The Iron Lady: Meryl Streep
Tyrannosaur: Olivia Colman
Albert Nobbs: Glenn Close
My Week with Marilyn: Michelle Williams
Higher Ground: Vera Farmiga
Martha Marcy May Marlene: Elizabeth Olsen
The Help: Viola Davis

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
NOMINEES

Drive: Albert Brooks
My Week with Marilyn: Kenneth Branagh
Warrior: Nick Nolte
Carnage: Christoph Waltz
Horrible Bosses: Colin Farrell
Beginners: Christopher Plummer
Oranges and Sunshine: Hugo Weaving
Rise of the Planet of the Apes: Andy Serkis
Moneyball: Jonah Hill
A Dangerous Method: Viggo Mortensen

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
NOMINEES

Carnage: Kate Winslet
Albert Nobbs: Janet McTeer
Midnight in Paris: Rachel McAdams
The Help: Octavia Spencer
Coriolanus: Vanessa Redgrave
Shame: Carey Mulligan
The Descendants: Judy Greer
Mozart’s Sister: Lisa Féret
Super 8: Elle Fanning
The Tree of Life: Jessica Chastain

Best Director
NOMINEES

Drive: Nicolas Winding Refn
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: Tomas Alfredson
Midnight in Paris: Woody Allen
Shame: Steve McQueen
Hugo: Martin Scorsese
The Guard: John Michael McDonagh
War Horse: Steven Spielberg
The Artist: Michel Hazanavicius
The Help: Tate Taylor
The Descendants: Alexander Payne

Best Screenplay, Original
NOMINEES

The Artist: Michel Hazanavicius
The Tree of Life: Terrence Malick
Mozart’s Sister: René Féret
Tyrannosaur: Paddy Considine
Shame: Abi Morgan, Steve McQueen
The Guard: John Michael McDonagh

Best Screenplay, Adapted
NOMINEES

War Horse: Lee Hall, Richard Curtis
The Adventures of Tintin: Joe Cornish, Edgar Wright, Steven Moffat
The Descendants: Nat Faxon, Alexander Payne, Jim Rash
Moneyball: Aaron Sorkin, Steven Zaillian
The Help: Tate Taylor
Albert Nobbs: Glenn Close, Gabriella Prekop, John Banville

Best Art Direction & Production Design
NOMINEES

Hugo: Dante Ferretti, Francesca Lo Schiavo
Faust: Jirí Trier, Yelena Zhukova
The Artist: Gregory S. Hooper, Laurence Bennett
Anonymous: Stephan O. Gessler, Sebastian T. Krawinkel
Mysteries of Lisbon: Isabel Branco
Water for Elephants: Jack Fisk

Best Costume Design
NOMINEES

Mysteries of Lisbon: Isabel Branco
Anonymous: Lisy Christl
The Artist: Mark Bridges
Jane Eyre: Michael O’Connor
Water for Elephants: Jacqueline West
Faust: Lidiya Kryukova

Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
NOMINEES

Case Histories: Jason Isaacs
Downton Abbey: Hugh Bonneville
Too Big to Fail: William Hurt
Page Eight: Bill Nighy
Luther: Idris Elba
Thurgood: Laurence Fishburne

Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
NOMINEES

Page Eight: Rachel Weisz
Mildred Pierce: Kate Winslet
Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story: Taraji P. Henson
Downton Abbey: Elizabeth McGovern
Cinema Verite: Diane Lane
Upstairs Downstairs: Jean Marsh

Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
NOMINEES

Sons of Anarchy: Ryan Hurst
Game of Thrones: Peter Dinklage
Justified: Walton Goggins
Community: Donald Glover
How I Met Your Mother: Neil Patrick Harris
Modern Family: Ty Burrell
Mildred Pierce: Guy Pearce
Too Big to Fail: James Woods

Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
NOMINEES

The Killing: Michelle Forbes
Up All Night: Maya Rudolph
Justified: Margo Martindale
Desperate Housewives: Vanessa Williams
Downton Abbey: Maggie Smith
Modern Family: Sofía Vergara
Boardwalk Empire: Kelly Macdonald
Mildred Pierce: Evan Rachel Wood

Best Television Series, Comedy or Musical
NOMINEES

Community
Louie
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Modern Family
The Big C
Episodes

Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
NOMINEES

Page Eight
Mildred Pierce
Downton Abbey
Cinema Verite
Thurgood
Too Big to Fail

Best Television Series, Drama
NOMINEES

Boardwalk Empire
Sons of Anarchy
Treme
Friday Night Lights
Breaking Bad
Justified

Best Television Series, Genre
NOMINEES

Once Upon a Time
True Blood
American Horror Story
Torchwood
Game of Thrones
The Walking Dead
Golden Satellite Award

Best Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed Media
NOMINEE

The Adventures of Tintin

Special Achievement Award
Best Ensemble, Motion Picture
WINNER

The Help: Allison Janney, Aunjanue Ellis, Jessica Chastain, Cicely Tyson, Bryce Dallas Howard, Viola Davis, Mike Vogel, Octavia Spencer, Ahna O’Reilly, Mary Steenburgen, Chris Lowell, Sissy Spacek, Emma Stone

Best First Feature
WINNER

Tyrannosaur: Paddy Considine

Outstanding Performance In A TV Series
WINNER

American Horror Story: Jessica Lange