Top Stars Set To Present At Awards Show
The 2014 SAG awards are just around the corner and a slew of A-listers are set to present. Oprah Winfrey, Jared Leto, Ben Affleck and many more will be handing out trophies during the star-studded event.
A slew of top-rated celebrities have been announced to present at the 2014 SAG Awards, including A-listers Ben Affleck and Jared Leto, as well as talk-show maven Oprah Winfrey.
Other top stars set to present include Jennifer Garner, Don Cheadle, Matthew McConaughey, Kevin Spacey, Tom Hanks, Sasha Alexander and Kerry Washington. Also presenting will be Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Clark Gregg and Lee Daniels' The Butler's Forest Whitaker.
The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be honoring 2013's performances in several categories in film and television, including the distinctive ensemble awards. In addition to handing out awards, several scheduled presenters are up for their own SAG trophies as well this year.
Jennifer Garner is nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for playing Dr. Eve Sachs in Dallas Buyers Club, while Jared Leto is up for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his part as Rayon in the same film. Meanwhile, Matthew McConaughey is nominated for his first Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role as well as Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role in Dallas Buyers Club.
Tom Hanks is up for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role as Capt. Richard Phillips in Captain Phillips; Forest Whitaker is nominated in the same category for his role in Lee Daniels' The Butler and is also up for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for the same film. Oprah Winfrey is also nominated for her work in Lee Daniels' The Butler for Outstanding Performance by a Female in a Supporting Role and Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Don Cheadle is nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series for his work as Marty Kaan in House of Lies. Kevin Spacey is nominated for his work in House of Cards for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series and Kerry Washington is nominated for her leading role as Olivia Pope in Scandal.
Update, Jan. 16, 2014: More presenters have been announced today! Matt Damon, Robert De Niro, Chiwetel Ejiofor, SAG-AFTRA President Ken Howard, Mindy Kaling, Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, James Marsden, Ewan McGregor, Lupita Nyong'o, Sarah Paulson, Julia Roberts, Elisabeth Röhm, Meryl Streep and Emma Thompson will join the A-listers already named.
Update, Jan. 17, 2014: Additional presenters join growing list of A-listers: Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tina Fey, John Goodman, Josh Holloway, Pauley Perrette, and Jeremy Renner will also present awards at Friday's event.
The SAG awards will air on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 8 p.m. EST/5 p.m. PST on TNT and TBS.
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