21st Annual SAG Award Nominations: ‘Birdman’ Soars to the Top!

Dec 10, 2014 at 1:47 pm |

The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences Hosts An Official Academy Members Screening Of Birdman

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Dark comedy Birdman scored the most nominations by the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards announced Wednesday, with nods in four categories including best movie cast.

Coming-of-age drama Boyhood, the Stephen Hawking biographical drama The Theory of Everything and code-breaking thriller The Imitation Game were in second place with three nods each.

All four films were nominated for best overall cast, along with comedy The Grand Budapest Hotel.

The 21st annual SAG awards winners will be announced on January 25. The SAG nominations were announced 24 hours before the Golden Globe nominees are set to be revealed, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA).

Here’s a list of the remaining nominations:

Outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture:


— Boyhood

— The Grand Budapest Hotel

— The Imitation Game

— The Theory of Everything

Outstanding performance by a male actor in a leading role:

— Steve Carell, Foxcatcher

— Benedict Cumberbatch, The Imitation Game

— Jake Gyllenhaal, Nightcrawler

— Michael Keaton, Birdman

— Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything

Outstanding performance by a female actor in a leading role:

— Jennifer Aniston, Cake

— Felicity Jones, The Theory of Everything

— Julianne Moore, Still Alice

— Rosamund Pike, Gone Girl

— Reese Witherspoon, Wild

Outstanding performance by a male actor in a supporting role:

— Robert Duvall, The Judge

— Ethan Hawke, Boyhood

— Edward Norton, Birdman

— Mark Ruffalo, Foxcatcher

— J.K. Simmons, Whiplash

Outstanding performance by a female actor in a supporting role:

— Patricia Arquette, Boyhood

— Keira Knightley, The Imitation Game

— Emma Stone, Birdman

— Meryl Streep, Into the Woods

— Naomi Watts, St. Vincent

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