`Glee` Is Big Winner at 14th Satellite Awards
"Glee" is splashed all over 14th Annual Satellite Awards winners list. The new musical show by FOX has dominated the 14 categories in television by winning five of them including Best TV Series, Comedy or Musical. The leading cast, Matthew Morrison and Lea Michele, have also won in the Best Actor and Actress of Comedy or Musical categories respectively.
In the drama genre, it is "Breaking Bad" that triumphs. Beside being named Best Drama Series, the AMC show takes a nod through Bryan Cranston as Best Actor in Drama. Another double winner is TV movie "Grey Gardens" which victory also owes it to Drew Barrymore.
Winners were selected by the members of International Press Academy (IPA) and were announced in a gala ceremony held at InterContinental Hotel in Century City on Sunday, December 20. Beside announcing winners in television, IPA also grants winners in movie, DVD and video games.
Winners of 2009 Satellite Awards in TV:
Miniseries: "Little Dorrit"
Motion Picture Made for TV: "Grey Gardens"
Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie: Drew Barrymore, "Grey Gardens"
Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie: Brendan Gleeson, "Into the Storm"
Actress in a Supporting Role: Jane Lynch, "Glee"
Actor in a Supporting Role: John Lithgow, "Dexter"
TV Series, Drama: "Breaking Bad"
Actress in a Series, Drama: Glenn Close, "Damages"
Actor in a Series, Drama: Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad"
TV Series, Comedy or Musical: "Glee"
Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical: Lea Michele, "Glee"
Actor in a Series, Comedy or Musical: Matthew Morrison, "Glee"
Best Ensemble, TV: "True Blood"
Outstanding Guest Star: Kristin Chenoweth, "Glee"