LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - “Slumdog Millionaire” was named best motion picture drama and “Happy-Go-Lucky” best motion picture comedy or musical at the 13th annual Satellite Awards on Sunday.
The awards, voted by the International Press Academy -- founded by a former member of the group behind the Golden Globes -- also chose “Slumdog‘s” Danny Boyle as best director.
Sally Hawkins, the star of “Happy-Go-Lucky,” was hailed as best actress in a comedy or musical. Ricky Gervais (“Ghost Town”) won for best actor in the category.
Angelina Jolie (“Changeling”) and Richard Jenkins (“The Visitor”) won the dramatic acting awards.