Two episodes from Game of Thrones have been nominated in the ‘Best Dramatic Presentation’ category at the 2017 Hugo Awards. The awards, which honor the best sci-fi and fantasy works, selected Battle of the Bastards and The Door from season 6 of the hit HBO fantasy show. The other nominees in the category include:
- Black Mirror: “San Junipero”, written by Charlie Brooker, directed by Owen Harris (House of Tomorrow)
- Doctor Who: “The Return of Doctor Mysterio”, written by Steven Moffat, directed by Ed Bazalgette (BBC Cymru Wales)
- The Expanse: “Leviathan Wakes”, written by Mark Fergus and Hawk Ostby, directed by Terry McDonough (SyFy)
- Splendor & Misery [album], by Clipping (Daveed Diggs, William Hutson, Jonathan Snipes)
Game of Thrones won Hugo awards for its first three seasons but hasn’t won since. We’ll have to wait till August 11 to see if fortunes turn around this time. For a complete list of nominees, click here.