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Bernie’s Movie Contribution Wins Award

Tuesday 20
December 2005 @ 18:27

Ang Lee‘s Brokeback Mountain took home four honours as the
International Press Academy handed out its 10th annual Satellite awards Saturday at Beverly Hills’ Four Seasons Hotel.

 It was named best motion picture drama, while Lee was hailed as best director. It  also picked up trophies for its editing by Geraldine Peroni and Dylan Tichenor, while Best Original Song winner was A Love That Will Never Grow Old by Gustavo Santaolalla and Bernie Taupin.

Capote‘s Philip Seymour Hoffman was named best actor in a motion picture drama, and Felicity Huffman was chosen as best dramatic film actress for Transamerica. For her role in Desperate Housewives, she tied for best actress in a TV comedy series with Mary-Louise Parker of Weeds.

 And Satellites in the motion picture, musical or comedy category went to Walk the Line as best film, Terrence Howard of Hustle & Flow as best actor and Reese Witherspoon as best actress (Walk The Line).