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Dianna Agron and Jessica Szohr Win Breakthrough of the Year Awards

August 17, 2010 (2:52 am) GMT
The 'Glee' star receives Breakthrough Newcomer trophy at the Sunday ceremony, while the 'Gossip Girl' actress gets Breakthrough Actress in Film award.

"" star and "" actress have been tipped for big things after taking home honors at the annual Breakthrough of the Year Awards. Blonde beauty Agron shot to fame last year after taking on the role of cheerleader Quinn Fabray in the all-singing, all-dancing high school show and she walked away with the Breakthrough Newcomer trophy at Sunday's August 15 ceremony in Hollywood.

Szohr, who has been a regular on "Gossip Girl" since the first season in 2007, was handed the Breakthrough Actress in Film award for her work in the upcoming action horror "". Breakthrough Actor in Film went to for "", while "" actress landed the Breakthrough Standout Performance for her role on the hit U.S. series.

Other winners at the event included Matt Bomer, who was named Breakthrough Actor in TV for "", and , whose turn in "" gained her the Breakthrough Actress in TV prize.

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