STID-1Star Trek was nominated for 6 Saturn Awards on Thursday when The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films announced this years nominations for the 40th Annual Saturn Awards. The awards will be presented in June in Burbank, California.

The categories are as follows:

  • Best Science Fiction Film – Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Best Supporting Actor – Benedict Cumberbatch – Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Best Director – JJ Abrams – Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Best Costume – Michael Kaplan – Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Best Special/ Visual Effects – Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Ben Grossman, Burt Dalton – Star Trek Into Darkness
  • Best Television Release – Star Trek: The Next Generation: Season 3, 4, 5

Star Trek Into Darkness will have some tough competition to win Best Science Fiction Film from:

  • Ender’s Game
  • Gravity
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
  • Pacific Rim
  • Riddick

Source saturnawards.org