BlacKkKlansman and A Star Is Born lead SAG nominations

Actors praised by peers

by Jennie Kermode

A Star Is Born leads the fray at the SAG awards
A Star Is Born leads the fray at the SAG awards

BlacKkKlansman andA Star Is Born are leading the running at the 25th annual SAG awards, generally seen as the most important in the business when it comes to acting because they are voted on by actors themselves. The winners will be announced at a ceremony hosted by Megan Mullally on 27 January.

Those film nominations in full:-

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

A Star Is Born - Dave Chappelle, Andrew Dice Clay, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott, Rafi Gavron, Lady Gaga, Anthony Ramos

Black Panther - Angela Bassett, Chadwick Boseman, Sterling K Brown, Winston Duke, Martin Freeman, Danai Gurira, Michael B Jordan, Daniel Kaluuya, Lupita Nyong'o, Andy Serkis, Forest Whitaker, Letitia Wright

BlacKkKlansman - Harry Belafonte, Adam Driver, Topher Grace, Laura Harrier, Corey Hawkins, John David Washington

Bohemian Rhapsody - Lucy Boynton, Aidan Gillen, Ben Hardy, Tom Hollander, Gwilyn Lee, Allen Leech, Rami Malek, Joe Mazzello, Mike Myers

Crazy Rich Asians - Awkwafina, Gemma Chan, Henry Golding, Ken Jeong, Lisa Lu, Harry Shum, Jr, Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Emily Blunt - Mary Poppins Returns
Glenn Close - The Wife
Olivia Colman - The Favourite
Lady Gaga - A Star Is Born
Melissa McCarthy - Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Christian Bale - Vice
Bradley Cooper -A Star Is Born
Rami Malek - Bohemian Rhapsody
Viggo Mortensen - Green Book
John David Washington - BlacKkKlansman

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

Amy Adams - Vice
Emily Blunt - A Quiet Place
Margot Robbie - Mary Queen Of Scots
Emma Stone - The Favourite
Rachel Weisz - The Favourite

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Mahershala Ali - Green Book
Timothee Chalamet - Beautiful Boy
Adam Driver - BlacKkKlansman
Sam Elliott - A Star Is Born
Richard E Grant - Can You Ever Forgive Me?

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