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Fanboy Comics’ 2011 Saturn Awards Coverage

saturn awards 887Dear Fanboy Comics Readers:


The Fanboy Comics Staff attended the 37th Annual Saturn Awards on Thursday, June 23rd, in Burbank, CA.  Created by The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror, the event celebrated the fine work of creators and artists from the past year in TV, film, and theatre.


Before the awards were presented, we caught up with the Saturn Award presenters, nominees, and special guests on the red carpet to get the latest news and gossip from your favorite celebrities!  Throughout this week, we will be posting all of our red carpet interviews and pictures for your viewing pleasure.


You can also review a complete list of the 2011 Saturn Award winners.






Saturn Awards 2011: Interviews

Sam Witwer
From Being Human to The Clone Wars, actor/fanboy Sam Witwer has done it all.  Hear him talk about geeking out, his new (top secret) role on The Clone Wars, and his fake IMDB credits!


Bert I. Gordon
The Sci-Fi legend and director talks about his newest film project!

Brandon Routh
Superman himself talks about his favorite film roles!

Dean Devlin
Having worked on Leverage, Independence Day, Godzilla, and so much more, producer Dean Devlin talks about the glory of Sci-Fi, Independence Day 2, and the Dr. Donald A. Reed Founder’s Award that was presented to him at the 2011 Saturn Awards!

Kurtwood Smith
Actor Kurtwood Smith talks about genre and his new show, Chaos!

Rick Baker and Dave Elsey

Make-up maestro Rick Baker and effects guru Dave Elsey offer insight into their make-up roots and the free food at the 2011 Saturn Awards!

Katie Leclerc
Self-described nerd and actress Katie Leclerc talks about her new show, Switched at Birth!

Ryan Lee
Super 8 funny man Ryan Lee shares what it was like acting with his friends, his love of the Star Wars franchise, and a few tidbits about his upcoming projects!

Steven S. DeKnight

Writer/Producer/Director Steven S. DeKnight talks about his “dream-come-true” experience on Buffy, Angel, and Dollhouse, as well as his upcoming work on Spartacus: Vengeance!

Lance Reddick
Actor Lance Reddick of The Wire, Lost, and Fringe talks about his experience on Fringe, working with J.J. Abrams, and being a Star Trek nerd!

Dylan O’Brien
Actor Dylan O’Brien discusses his role (Styles) on MTV’s new fantasy drama, Teen Wolf!

French Stewart
Actor French Stewart talks about his childhood, his experience on Stargate Universe, and his new play, Watson!

Michael Biehn
From Johnny Ringo to Corporal Hicks to Kyle Reese, actor Michael Biehn has portrayed and originated many iconic characters.  Here, he talks about returning to the Terminator franchise and his favorite film roles!

Doug Jones
Though often obscured by heavy make-up, actor Doug Jones creates moving portrayals of some of the creepiest and most physically demanding characters found in film and TV.  Here, he shares his favorite characters, his favorite movies, and where you can find him next!


More interviews will be posted throughout the week.  Stay tuned!


Special thanks to Melanie Marquez and the team at M4PR for a fabulous event, and to Rebecca Lear for her still photography services!




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