The Hugo Awards 2016 winners: Jessica Jones, The Martian score big at sci-fi ceremony
As announced on Saturday night, Jessica Jones took home Best Dramatic Presentation in the Short Form category for its season finale, titled “AKA Smile.” Showrunner Melissa Rosenberg, Scott Reynolds, and Jamie King penned the episode, while Michael Rymer directed.
The show’s official Twitter account celebrated the win, writing, “Cool. Won something at the #HugoAwards. Shots on Trish then?”
The Martian, directed by Scott and based on a screenplay by Drew Goddard, won the same award for the Long Form category. James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy earned the honor last year.
See the full list of winners below.
Best Novel: The Fifth Season, N.K. Jemisin
Best Novella: Binti, Nnedi Okorafor
Best Novelette: “Folding Neijing,” Hao Jingfang with translation by Ken Liu
Best Short Story: “Cat Pictures Please,” Naomi Kritzer
Best Related Work: No award
Best Graphic Story: The Sandman: Overture, Neil Gaiman with art by J.H. Williams III
Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form: The Martian
Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form: Jessica Jones, “AKA Smile”
Best Editor, Short Form: Ellen Datlow
Best Editor, Long Form: Sheila E. Gilbert
Best Professional Artist: Abigail Larson
Best Semiprozine: Uncanny Magazine
Best Fanzine: File 770
Best Fancast: No award
Best Fan Writer: Mike Glyer
Best Fan Artist: Steve Stiles
The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer: Andy Weir