Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television

Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television

Awarded for
Best performance of the year by a male in a leading role in a genre television series

Country
United States

Presented by
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films

First awarded
1996

Currently held by
Bruce Campbell for Ash vs Evil Dead (2016)

Official website
www.saturnawards.org

The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Actor on Television (formerly Best Genre TV Actor).
The award is presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films, honoring the work of actresses in science fiction, fantasy, and horror fiction on television.
(NOTE: Year refers to year of eligibility, the actual ceremonies are held the following year.)
The winners are listed in bold.

Contents

1 Winners and nominees

1.1 1990s
1.2 2000s
1.3 2010s

2 Multiple nominations
3 Multiple wins
4 External links

Winners and nominees[edit]
1990s[edit]

Year
Actor
Television Program
Character

1996
(23rd)

Kyle Chandler
Early Edition
Gary Hobson

Avery Brooks
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Captain Sisko

Eric Close
Dark Skies
John Loengard

David Duchovny
The X-Files
Fox Mulder

Lance Henriksen
Millennium
Frank Black

Paul McGann
Doctor Who
The Doctor

1997
(24th)

Steven Weber
The Shining
John “Jack” Torrance

Richard Dean Anderson
Stargate SG-1
Colonel Jack O’Neill

Nicholas Brendon
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Xander Harris

John Corbett
The Visitor
Adam MacArthur

David Duchovny
The X-Files
Fox Mulder

Michael T. Weiss
The Pretender
Jarod

1998
(25th)

Richard Dean Anderson
Stargate SG-1
Colonel Jack O’Neill

Nicholas Brendon
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Xander Harris

Bruce Boxleitner
Babylon 5
President John Sheridan

David Duchovny
The X-Files
Fox Mulder

Lance Henriksen
Millennium
Frank Black

Jonathan LaPaglia
Seven Days
Lt. Frank Parker

1999
(26th)

David Boreanaz
Angel
Angel

Richard Dean Anderson
Stargate SG-1
Colonel Jack O’Neill

Jason Behr
Roswell
Max Evans

Ben Browder
Farscape
John Crichton

Eric Close
Now and Again
Michael Wiseman

Patrick Stewart
A Christmas Carol
Ebenezer Scrooge

2000s[edit]

Year
Actor
Television Program
Character

2000
(27th)

Robert Patrick
The X-Files
John Doggett

Kevin Sorbo
Andromeda
Captain Dylan Hunt

David Boreanaz
Angel
Angel

Ben Browder
Farscape
John Crichton

Jason Behr
Roswell
Max Evans

Richard Dean Anderson
Stargate SG-1
Colonel Jack O’Neill

2001
(28th)

Ben Browder
Farscape
John Cricht