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Imaginary Awards for TV and Film

Imaginary Award for Best TV Show

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Winner! The Expanse, season 3

Counterpart, seasons 1/2

The Terror, season 1

Electric Dreams, season 1

Star Trek: Discovery, season 1 (second half)

The Good Place, seasons 2/3

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, season 1



Winner! The Expanse, season 2

BoJack Horseman, season 4

The Handmaid's Tale, season 1

Runaways, season 1

Star Trek: Discovery, season 1, part 1

Steven Universe, season 4

Stranger Things, season 2

Imaginary Award for Best TV Show Episode or Arc


Winner! Black Mirror: “USS Callister

Counterpart: ““The Sincerest Form of Flattery”

Steven Universe: “Can’t Go Back” to “Legs From Here to Homeworld”

Electric Dreams: “Kill All Others” & “Real Life”

Star Trek: Discovery: “Into the Forest I Go” to “Will You Take My Hand?”

The Expanse: “Fallen World” to “Abbadon’s Gate”



BoJack Horseman, "Time's Arrow"

The Expanse, "Godspeed"

The Handmaid's Tale, "Offred"

Star Trek: Discovery, "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad"

Steven Universe, "Stuck Together," "The Trial," "Off Colors," and "Lars's Head"

Imaginary Award for Best Movie

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Winner! A Quiet Place

A Wrinkle in Time

The Incredibles 2

Black Panther

Sorry to Bother You

Imaginary Award for SFF Song or Single

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Winner! “Cosmic Poison Arrow” by Calliope Musicals

“Doomsday Clock” by Thomas Barrandon

“Make Me Feel” by Janelle Monae

“Cartoons and Vodka” by Jinkx Monsoon

“Take the Night Off” by Andy Shand

“Leave Home” by Space Above


This award didn’t exist until 2018.

Imaginary Award for Best Onscreen Moment


We retired this award after 2017.



Winner! Star Wars: The Last Jedi: Leia re-enters the ship

Colossal: Gloria contemplates killing Oscar

The Expanse, "Godspeed": the asteroid moves

The Shape of Water: Elisa dances with Amphibian Man

Stranger Things, "The Spy": hairstyle tips from Steve the babysitter

Stranger Things, "Will the Wise": Joyce asks Will to stop lying, Will tells all

Wonder Woman: Diana in no-man's land

Your Name: the first journey to the shrine