Fright Night Awards debut to raise blood cancer awareness

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2012 Fright Night Awards

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LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Michael Myers of the “Halloween” film series was dubbed the scariest movie villain of all time, while Drew Barrymore earned the honor of best scream in a horror movie — from “Scream,” of course — when winners of the inaugural Fright Night Awards were announced today.

Daniel Radcliffe’s “The Woman in Black” was named favorite scary movie of the year, while “The Vampire Diaries” was named favorite supernatural TV show.

The Fright Night Awards were created by Cancer Bites, a blood cancer awareness and education campaign. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Lymphoma Research Foundation and Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation are among the groups taking part in the campaign, which is aimed at increasing awareness of the prevalence of blood cancers.

Winners were chosen in 21 categories based on online voting at

Radcliffe was named favorite actor in a horror film for “The Woman in Black,” while Ashley Freene wasa named favorite actress in a horror film for “The Apparition.”

Marilyn Manson and Lady Gaga were also among the honorees, as celebrities who dress for Halloween every day.

“Scream” won the prize for favorite horror movies of all time.

Here is a complete list of winners:

Fright Night Favorite Scary Movie of the Year

– “The Woman in Black” (2012)

Fright Night Most Anticipated Movie of the Halloween Season

– “Sinister”

Fright Night Favorite Vampire Movie of the Year

– “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1″ (2011)

Fright Night Favorite Supernatural TV Show (2012)

– “The Vampire Diaries”

Fright Night Favorite Female TV or Movie Vampire

– Deborah Ann Woll, “True Blood”

Fright Night Favorite Male TV or Movie Vampire

– Ian Sommerhalder, “Vampire Diaries”

Fright Night Favorite Movie or TV Werewolf

– Taylor Lautner as Jacob, “Twilight Series”

Fright Night Favorite Actor in a Horror Film (2011-2012)

– Daniel Radcliffe, “The Woman in Black” (2012)

Fright Night Favorite Actress in a Horror Film (2011-2012)

– Ashley Greene, “The Apparition” (2012)

Fright Night Favorite Actor I would like to “Sink my Teeth Into”

– Johnny Depp  Fright Night Favorite Actress I would like to “Sink my Teeth Into”

– Mila Kunis  Fright Night Favorite Male Celebrity who Dresses for Halloween Every Day

– Marilyn Manson

Fright Night Favorite Female Celebrity who Dresses for Halloween Every Day

– Lady Gaga

Fright Night Favorite Celebrity in Costume (2011)

– Heidi Klum, “Visible Woman”

Fright Night Favorite Talk Show Host Halloween Costume

– Carrie Keagan as Jem from “Jem & the Hollograms” (VH1 Big Morning Buzz Live)

Fright Night Favorite Scream of All Time in a Horror Movie Scene

– “Scream” (Drew Barrymore)

Fright Night Most Frightening Horror Movie Villain of All Time

– Michael Myers (“Halloween”)

Fright Night Favorite Series of Horror Movies of All Time

– “Scream”

Fright Night Favorite Male Halloween Costume for 2012

– Christian Grey  Fright Night Favorite

Fright Night Female Halloween Costume for 2012

– Anastasia Steele

Fright Night Favorite Halloween Candy of All Time

– M&M’s

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