Looks like it’s gonna be a great year for black cinema!
A List Of Black Actors Nominated For SAG Awards
On Jan. 18, Hollywood’s biggest stars will come together for the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, the prizes awarded to stars by their peers. This morning, SAG Awards Committee Vice Chair Daryl Anderson and Committee Member Woody Schultz announced the nominations for film and TV stunt ensemble honors, before “Rizzoli & Isles” star Sasha Alexander and “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” actor Clark Gregg joined SAG-AFTRA President Ken Howard to announce the acting nominees. Now, the big question remains: who will take home the SAG Award statue next year on award night? Here are the nominees in all film and TV categories.
Usually the SAG awards are a pretty good indication of who will also be nominated for an Oscar. Flip the page to check out the nominees.
CHIWETEL EJIOFOR / Solomon Northup – “12 YEARS A SLAVE”
FOREST WHITAKER / Cecil Gaines – “LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER”
BARKHAD ABDI / Muse – “CAPTAIN PHILLIPS”
LUPITA NYONG’O / Patsey – “12 YEARS A SLAVE”
OPRAH WINFREY / Gloria Gaines – “LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER”
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
12 YEARS A SLAVE
LEE DANIELS’ THE BUTLER
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
ANGELA BASSETT / Coretta Scott King – “BETTY & CORETTA”
Click HERE to see the list in its’ entirety