Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie lead SAG nominations

SAG nominations are in and from Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie to Kate Winslet, Hollywood’s biggest are also their brightest this award season.

It’s that time of year again – award season!

Sure, we’ve decked the halls with boughs of holly but after the new year other than resolutions there’s one thing we can look forward to: awards season! While the Golden Globes and Academy Awards will be on everyone’s minds, let’s not forget the Screen Actor’s Guild Awards! The SAG unites TV and film in a celebration of all things acting in Hollywood.

The nominations were announced today and we must say there really weren’t too many surprises. Brad and Angie are both on the nominations and as for television, 30 Rock, The Office, and Entourage are in full gear.

Here is a full list of nominations for the awards to be held January 25th:

SAG nominations: theatrical motion pictures

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Brad Pitt earns a SAG nomination for The Curious Case of Benjamin ButtonRichard Jenkins / Walter Vale – The Visitor (Overture Films)
Frank Langella / Richard Nixon – Frost/Nixon (Universal Pictures)
Sean Penn / Harvey Milk – Milk (Focus Features)
Brad Pitt / Benjamin Button – The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button (Paramount Pictures)
Mickey Rourke/Randy – The Wrestler (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Anne Hathaway / Kym – Rachel Getting Married (Sony Pictures Classics)
Angelina Jolie / Christine Collins – Changeling (Universal Pictures)
Melissa Leo / Ray Eddy – Frozen River (Sony Pictures Classics)
Meryl Streep / Sister Aloysius Beauvier – Doubt (Miramax Films)
Kate Winslet / April Wheeler – Revolutionary Road (Paramount Vantage)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Josh Brolin / Dan White – Milk (Focus Features)
Robert Downey, Jr. / Kirk Lazarus – Tropic Thunder (Paramount Pictures)
Philip Seymour Hoffman / Father Brendan Flynn – Doubt (Miramax Films)
Heath Ledger / Joker – The Dark Knight (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Dev Patel / Older Jamal – Slumdog Millionaire (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Kate Winslet in The Reader, another nomination for the British actressOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Amy Adams / Sister James – Doubt (Miramax Flms)
Penélope Cruz / Maria Elena – Vicky Cristina Barcelona (The Weinstein Company)
Viola Davis / Mrs. Miller – Doubt (Miramax Films)
Taraji P. Henson / Queenie – The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button (Paramount Pictures)
Kate Winslet / Hanna Schmitz – The Reader (The Weinstein Company)

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Doubt (Miramax)
Frost/Nixon (Universal Pictures)
Milk (Focus Features)
Slumdog Millionaire (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button (Paramount Pictures) Up next…SAG television nominations.


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