The Walking Dead Wins Three Saturn Awards

Melissa McBride and Chandler Riggs, who play Carol and Carl respectively on AMC's The Walking Dead, brought home trophies at the 40th Annual Saturn Awards this week.

The Saturn Awards are put on by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films and took place in Burbank, CA on June 26.

McBride won the award for Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series, Riggs won Best Performance By a Younger Actor in a Television Series, the show itself won Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series, and special effects guru Greg Nicotero also won a special honor called The George Pal Memorial Award.


The only nomination that didn't yield a win was for David Morrissey, who was nominated for Best Guest Star in a Television Series and loast to AMC's own Robert Forster in Breaking Bad.