Add another trophy to the shelf for Game of Thrones and “Battle of the Bastards”! The 53rd Cinema Audio Society Awards have been presented, honoring the best in film and television sound mixing. The ceremony took place last night at the OMNI Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza, and Game of Thrones was a winner for season 6’s epic ninth episode.
GoT took home the prize in the category celebrating “Television Series- 1 Hour.” The CAS Award goes to:
Game of Thrones: Battle of the Bastards
Production Mixer – Ronan Hill, CAS
Production Mixer – Richard Dyer, CAS
Re-recording Mixer – Onnalee Blank, CAS
Re-recording Mixer – Mathew Waters, CAS
Foley Mixer – Brett Voss, CAS
They won out over nominated episodes from Better Call Saul, Mr. Robot, Stranger Things, and Westworld.
Game of Thrones won the award last year as well, for season 5’s “Hardhome,” in 2015 for the season 4 finale “The Children,” and in 2014 for season 3’s “The Rains of Castamere.” Congratulations to GoT’s gifted technical team!