‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ and ‘Orphan Black’ Win Hugo Awards

Gunns movie adaptation of the comic book series took the award for Best Dramatic Presentation in the Long Form category.

James Gunn’s ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ and the hit BBC America series ‘Orphan Black’ tool honours of this weekends Hugo Awards, which were held at the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention in Spokane, Washington on Saturday (August 22).

Gunns movie adaptation of the comic book series took the award for Best Dramatic Presentation in the Long Form category.

orphan-black‘Orphan Black’, which has been a solid performer on BBC America and BBC THREE here in the UK took the award for the second season finale episode ‘By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried’ in the Best Dramatic Presentation in the Short Form category.

The full list of winners at the 2015 Hugo Awards can be seen below:

Best NovelThe Three Body Problem, Cixin Liu, translated by Ken Liu
Best NoveletteThe Day the World Turned Upside Down, Thomas Olde Heuvelt, translated by Lia Belt
Best Graphic StoryMs. Marvel Volume 1: No Normal, written by G. Willow Wilson; illustrated by Adrian Alphona and Jake Wyatt
Best Dramatic Presentation, Long FormGuardians of the Galaxy
Best Dramatic Presentation, Short FormOrphan Black, ‘By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Tried’
Best Professional Artist – Julie Dillon
Best SemiprozineLightspeed Magazine
Best Fanzine – Journey Planet
Best FancastGalactic Suburbia Podcast
Best Fan Writer – Laura J. Mixon
Best Fan Artist – Elizabeth Leggett
John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer (a non-Hugo award) – Wesley Chu

Ian Cullen is the founder of scifipulse.net and has been a fan of science fiction and fantasy from birth. In the past few years he has written for 'Star Trek' Magazine as well as interviewed numerous comics writers, television producers and actors for the SFP-NOW podcast at: www.scifipulseradio.com When he is not writing for scifipulse.net Ian enjoys playing his guitar, studying music, watching movies and reading his comics. Ian is both the founder and owner of scifipulse.net You can contact ian at: ian@scifipulse.net
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