Wednesday, November 22, 2017

SAG Awards

Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017

Morgan Freeman--Academy Award® winning actor, producer, voice actor and activist--has been named the 54th recipient of SAG-AFTRA’s highest tribute: the SAG Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment. Freeman will be presented the performers union’s top accolade...

Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017

The cast of "Hidden Figures" rocketed to the Screen Actors Guild top award at a fiery, protest-laden ceremony that was dominated by defiance over President Trump's sweeping immigration ban.

An uplifting drama about African-American mathematicians who aided NASA's 1960s space race, "Hidden...

Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016

“La La Land” may have hit all the right notes for the Golden Globes, but the Screen Actors Guild sung a different tune Wednesday, when Kenneth Lonergan’s New England-set family drama “Manchester by the Sea” picked up the most nominations. Its leading four nods included best ensemble cast, best...

Wednesday, Mar. 23, 2016

Actor Ken Howard, who starred in the 1970s series "The White Shadow" and served as president of SAG-AFTRA, has died at age 71.

The union announced Howard's death Wednesday. No cause of death was given. [ See ...

Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were not so white.

While the Academy Awards remain enveloped in a crisis over the diversity of its nominees, the 22nd annual SAG Awards on Saturday presented a stark antidote to the rancor that has overwhelmed Hollywood...

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015

Ensemble nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards highlight diversity in both film and television, including nods for "Beasts of No Nation," ''Straight Outta Compton" and "Orange is the New Black." Yet, individual nominations, especially for movies, remained largely white - only adding to...

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015

The Hollywood blacklist drama “Trumbo” has a leading three Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations for best ensemble, best actor for Bryan Cranston, and best supporting female for Helen Mirren. On the TV front, also scoring three noms was “House of Cards”--for...

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

The backstage farce “Birdman” topped the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Award, winning best ensemble cast, even though its star, Michael Keaton, was upset by Eddie Redmayne in the most outstanding actor category.

Keaton led the “Birdman” cast,...

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

”Birdman” leads the way with four Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, announced today,  for outstanding performances in 2014: Michael Keaton for lead actor; Edward Norton for supporting actor, Emma Stone for supporting actress, and best ensemble cast....

Monday, Aug. 18, 2014

Debbie Reynolds--actor, singer, dancer, author, champion for the preservation of the artifacts of film history and for the understanding and treatment of mental illness--has been named the 51st recipient of SAG-AFTRA’s highest honor: the SAG Life Achievement Award...