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Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series

The Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor is one of the annual awards given by the American professional organization, the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films. The Saturn Awards are the oldest film-specialized awards to reward science fiction, fantasy, and horror achievements (the Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, awarded by the World Science Fiction Society who reward science fiction and fantasy in various media, is the oldest award for science fiction and fantasy films).

Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor
Awarded forBest performance of the year by a young actor (male or female) in a genre television series
CountryUnited States
Presented byAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films
First awarded2013
Currently held byChandler Riggs for The Walking Dead (2018)
Websitewww.saturnawards.org

The category was first introduced for the 2013 television year, to specifically reward young actor and actresses in television; both men and women may be nominated for it.

Winners and nomineesEdit

2010sEdit

 
Three-time recipient Chandler Riggs
 
Maisie Williams, the first female winner
 
2016 winner Millie Bobby Brown
Year Actor/Actress Television Program Character
2013
(40th)
Chandler Riggs The Walking Dead Carl Grimes
Colin Ford Under the Dome Joe McAlister
Jared S. Gilmore Once Upon a Time Henry Mills
Jack Gleeson Game of Thrones Joffrey Baratheon
Connor Jessup Falling Skies Ben Mason
Mackenzie Lintz Under the Dome Norrie Calvert-Hill
2014
(41st)
Maisie Williams Game of Thrones Arya Stark
Camren Bicondova Gotham Catwoman
Maxim Knight Falling Skies Matt Mason
Tyler Posey Teen Wolf Scott McCall
Chandler Riggs The Walking Dead Carl Grimes
Holly Taylor The Americans Paige Jennings
2015
(42nd)
Chandler Riggs The Walking Dead Carl Grimes
Max Charles The Strain Zach Goodweather
Frank Dillane Fear the Walking Dead Nick Clark
Jodelle Ferland Dark Matter Five
Brenock O'Connor Game of Thrones Olly
Dylan Sprayberry Teen Wolf Liam Dunbar
Maisie Williams Game of Thrones Arya Stark
2016
(43rd)
Millie Bobby Brown Stranger Things Eleven
KJ Apa Riverdale Archie Andrews
Max Charles The Strain Zach Goodweather
Alycia Debnam-Carey Fear the Walking Dead Alicia Clark
Lorenzo James Henrie Fear the Walking Dead Christopher Manawa
Chandler Riggs The Walking Dead Carl Grimes
2017
(44th)
Chandler Riggs The Walking Dead Carl Grimes
KJ Apa Riverdale Archie Andrews
Millie Bobby Brown Stranger Things Eleven
Max Charles The Strain Zach Goodweather
Alycia Debnam-Carey Fear the Walking Dead Alicia Clark
David Mazouz Gotham Bruce Wayne
Lili Reinhart Riverdale Betty Cooper
Cole Sprouse Riverdale Jughead Jones
2018
(45th)
Maisie Williams Game of Thrones Arya Stark
KJ Apa Riverdale Archie Andrews
Tosin Cole Doctor Who Ryan Sinclair
Cameron Cuffe Krypton Seg-El
David Mazouz Gotham Bruce Wayne
Cole Sprouse Riverdale Jughead Jones
Benjamin Wadsworth Deadly Class Marcus Lopez Arguello

Multiple nominationsEdit

Multiple awardsEdit

3 wins

  • Chandler Riggs

2 wins

  • Maisie Williams

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