2012 SAG Award Nominations

2012 SAG Award Nominations

Los Angeles : CA : USA | Dec 14, 2011 at 10:33 PM PST
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SAG Award Nominations 2012

The move award season has begun with the release of the SAG – Screen Actor’s Guild – Award nominations. The SAG Awards will be announced on January 29 at the Shrine Exposition Center in Los Angeles. Two thousand twelve will mark the eighteenth year for the SAG Awards.

SAG awards trophies for film and television categories including one for the stunt crews. Winners of the SAG Awards are chosen by the nominees fellow actors.

Nominees for the 2012 SAG Award nominations are:

Outstanding Performance by a Leading Male:

Demian Bichir as Carlos Galindo in “A Better Life”

George Clooney as Matt King in “The Descendants”

Leonardo DiCaprio as J. Edgar Hoover in “J Edgar”

Jean Dujardin as George in “The Artist”

Brad Pitt as Billy Beane in “Moneyball”

Outstanding Performance by a Leading Female:

Glenn Close as Albert Nobbs in “Albert Nobbs”

Viola Davis as Aibileen Clark in “The Help”

Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in “The Iron Lady”

Tilda Swinton as Eva in “We Need to Talk about Kevin”

Michelle Williams as Marilyn Monroe in “My Week with Marilyn”

Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Male:

Kenneth Branagh as Sir Laurence Oliver in “My Week with Marilyn”

Armie Hammer as Clyde Tolson in “J Edgar”

Jonah Hill as Peter Brand in “Moneyball”

Nick Nolte as Paddy Conlon in “Warrior”

Christopher Plummer as Hal in “Beginners”

Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Female:

Berenice Bejo as Peppy in “The Artist”

Jessica Chastain as Celia Foote in “The Help”

Melissa McCarthy as Megan in “Bridesmaids”

Janet McTeer as Hubert Page in “Albert Nobbs”

Octavia Spencer as Minny Jackson in “The Help”

Outstanding Cast Performance in a Motion Picture:

”The Artist”


The Descendants”

”The Help”

”Midnight in Paris”

Outstanding Performance by a Male in a TV Movie or Miniseries:

Laurence Fishburne as Thurgood Marshall in “Thurgood”

Paul Giamatti as Ben Bernanke in “Too Big to Fail”

Greg Kinnear as Jack Kennedy in “The Kennedys”

Guy Pearce as Monty Beragon in “Mildred Pierce”

James Woods as Richard Fuld in “Too Big to Fail”

Outstanding Performance by a Female in a TV Movie or Miniseries:

Diane Lane as Pat Loud in “Cinema Verite”

Maggie Smith as Violet Dowager Countess of Grantham in “Downton Abbey”

Emily Watson as Janet Leach in “Appropriate Adult”

Betty White as Caroline Thomas in the “Hallmark Hall of Fame: The Lost Valentine”

Kate Winslet as Mildred Pierce in “Mildred Pierce”

Outstanding Performance by a Male in a Drama Series:

Patrick J. Adams as Mike Ross in “Suits”

Steve Buscemi as Enoch “Nucky” Thompson in “Boardwalk Empire”

Kyle Chandler as Eric Taylor in “Friday Night Lights”

Bryan Cranston as Walter White on “Breaking Bad”

Michael C. Hall as Dexter Morgan in “Dexter”

Outstanding Performance by a Female in a Drama Series:

Kathy Bates as Harriet Korn in “Harry’s Law”

Glenn Close as Patty Hewes in “Damages”

Jessica Lange as Constance in “American Horror Story”

Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick in “The Good Wife”

Kyra Sedgwick as Brenda Leigh Johnson in “The Closer”

Outstanding Performance by a Male in a Comedy Series:

Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy n “30 Rock”

Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy in “Modern Family”

Steve Carell as Michael Scott in “The Office”

Jon Cryer as Alan Harper in “Two and a Half Men”

Eric Stonestreet as Cameron Tucker in “Modern Family”

Outstanding Performance by a Female in a Comedy Series:

Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy in “Modern Family”

Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton in “Nurse Jackie”

Tina Fey as Liz Lemon on “30 Rock”

Sofia Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett in “Modern Family

Betty White as Elka Ostrovsky in “Hot in Cleveland”

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Drama Series:

”Boardwalk Empire”

”Breaking Bad”


”Game of Thrones”

”The Good Wife”

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Comedy Series:

”30 Rock”

”The Big Bang Theory”


”Modern Family”

”The Office”

Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture:

”The Adjustment Bureau”

”Cowboys & Aliens”

”Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: part 2”

”Transformers: Dark of the Moon”

”X-Men: First Class”

Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series:


”Game of Thrones”


”Spartacus: God of the Arena”

”True Blood”

SAG Lifetime Achievement Award: Mary Tyler Moore

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Actresses Regina King (L) and Judy Greer announce the nominees for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Actresses Regina King (L) and Judy Greer announce the nominees for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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