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'Silver Linings Playbook,' 'Homeland,' 'Big Bang Theory' score big at Satellite Awards


SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOKDavid O. Russell’s dramedy Silver Linings Playbook took home top honors last night at the 17th annual Satellite Awards, presented by the International Press Academy.

The film received five awards: best motion picture, best director for Russell, best actor and actress for stars Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, and best editing for Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers.

Anne Hathaway won best actress in a supporting role for her portrayal of Fantine in Les Misérables, while Javier Bardem won best actor in a supporting role for his Bond baddie in Skyfall. In the writing categories, Mark Boal received the best original screenplay award for Zero Dark Thirty, while David Magee received the best adapted screenplay award for Life of Pi.

The theme of a single entity sweeping all major categories continued on the TV side. Homeland and The Big Bang Theory received top prizes with three awards each, including best series and best actor and actress in their respective categories. Damian Lewis and Claire Danes won for Homeland, while Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco won for Big Bang.

Here’s the complete list of winners:


Motion Picture: Silver Linings Playbook
Actress in a Motion Picture: Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook
Actor in a Motion Picture: Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook
Actress in a Supporting Role: Anne Hathaway, Les Misérables
Actor in a Supporting Role: Javier Bardem, Skyfall
Director: David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook
Motion Picture, International Film: The Intouchables, Pieta (tie)
Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed Media: Rise of the Guardians
Motion Picture, Documentary: Chasing Ice
Original Screenplay: Mark Boal, Zero Dark Thirty
Adapted Screenplay: David Magee, Life of Pi
Best Cinematography: Claudio Miranda, Life Of Pi
Best Production Design: Rick Carter, Curt Beech, David Crank, and Leslie McDonald, Lincoln
Best Costume Design: Manon Rasmussen, A Royal Affair
Best Film Editing: Jay Cassidy, Silver Linings Playbook
Best Original Score: Alexandre Desplat, Argo
Best Original Song: “Suddenly,” Les Misérables
Best Visual Effects: Flight


Best Drama: Homeland
Best Actress in a Drama Series: Claire Danes, Homeland
Best Actor in a Drama Series: Damian Lewis, Homeland
Best Genre: Walking Dead
Best Comedy: The Big Bang Theory
Best Actress in a Comedy Series: Kaley Cuoco, The Big Bang Theory
Best Actor in a Comedy Series: Johnny Galecki, The Big Bang Theory
Miniseries/Motion Picture Made for Television: Hatfields & McCoys
Best Actress in a Miniseries/Motion Picture Made for Television: Julianne Moore, Game Change
Best Actor in a Miniseries/Motion Picture Made for Television: Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock
Best Supporting Actress in a Miniseries/Motion Picture Made for Television: Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Best Supporting Actor in a Miniseries/Motion Picture Made for Television: Neal McDonough, Justified

Outstanding Contribution to the Entertainment Industry: Terence Stamp
Nikola Tesla Award: Walter Murch
Auteur Award: Paul Williams
Honorary Satellite Award: Bruce Davison
Newcomer Award: Quvenzhane Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild
Humanitarian Award: Benh Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild

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