At the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony on January 19, genre standouts Joaquin Phoenix (Joker) and Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones) won SAG Awards for their respective film and television performances.
Genre also dominated the stunt awards, with Avengers: Endgame receiving Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture, and Game of Thrones claiming Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series.
The full list of 2020 SAG Awards winners follows
In the television categories, Game of Thrones’ Peter
Dinklage and Stranger Things’ David Harbour are up for Outstanding
Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series. Elizabeth Moss of The
Handmaid’s Tale is nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor
in a Drama Series.
genre shows are finalists for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in
a Drama Series, Game
(HBO), The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu), and Stranger Things (Netflix).
all the nominees in Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble
in a Comedy or Drama Series are genre — Game of Thrones, Stranger Things, The Walking Dead and Watchman.
the motion picture side genre nominees are sparse, with Joaquin Phoenix (Joker)
nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role,
and two genre productions among the nominees for Outstanding Action Performance
by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture, Avengers: Endgame and Joker.
The SAG Awards are the Screen Actors Guild?American Federation of
Television and Radio Artists’ annual celebration of the year’s best TV and
film. The 2020 ceremony will take place on January 19.
The full 2020 SAG Awards nominations list follows the jump:
Nominations for the 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® for outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances in film and television of 2018, as well as the nominees for outstanding action performances by film and television stunt ensembles were announced December 12 in West Hollywood. The awards will be presented January 27.
With Hollywood’s actors failing to recognize the work of their genre-indulging colleagues, the Oscars – whose nominations are set to be announced this Tuesday – are shaking up to be some of the most interesting for the geekier side of movies because these last awards reminded fans that genre productions are almost always underdogs during awards season.