Narnia Receives 8 Saturn Award Nominations

Posted February 15, 2006 8:23 am by Tirian

From Dark Horizons:

The Chronicles of Narnia has received eight nominations for this year’s Saturn Awards nominations. “Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith” received 10 nominations and “Batman Begins” received 9. “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” also received 8 nominations.

In the television categories, “Lost” and “Smallville” received a total of 6 nominations each. “Battlestar Galactica” garnered 4 nominations while “Stargate SG-1” and “The Triangle” received 3 nominations each.

The Academy was founded in 1972 to honor and recognize genre filmmaking. Over the years, the Academy has expanded their reach to include other film genres. The organization also honors television, home entertainment and video games. Robert Holguin currently serves as President of the 34 year old organization.

This year’s show will be hosted by top comedian Jeffrey Ross. The show will take place on May 2 in Universal City. The full list of nominees can be found here.