SAG Awards to honor finest performances — with a long way
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A number of Oscar hopefuls will reunite at Sunday’s Display Actor Guild Awards, albeit in the identical digital, socially-distanced method that almost all gatherings have occurred within the final 12 months.
Usually held in a star-packed ballroom in Los Angeles, this 12 months’s ceremony can be a stripped down, hourlong affair that goals to ship its annual celebration of the most effective movie and tv actors by pre-taped segments. The present will function extra of the SAG Awards’ signature opening “I Am an Actor” segments through which stars describe what their craft means to them.
Competing for the present’s prime honor, excellent movie ensemble, are “Ma Rainey’s Black Backside,” “Minari,” “One Night time in Miami,” “Da 5 Bloods” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7.”
The class is a dependable bellwether of which movie will win finest image on the Oscars, together with final 12 months when “Parasite” took dwelling each honors. (Actors make up the most important share of Academy Awards voters.)
Chadwick Boseman, who died in August at age 43, is nominated individually for his performances in “Ma Rainey’s Black Backside” and his supporting function in “Da 5 Bloods.” He has 4 whole nominations from the ensemble nods, which set a report for movie nominees.
Within the tv classes, “The Crown,” “Schitt’s Creek” and “Ozark” are the main nominees. The entire feminine leads in a drama sequence nominees got here from both “The Crown” (Gillian Anderson, Olivia Colman, Emma Corrin) or “Ozark” (Laura Linney, Julia Garner).
The present will air reside on TNT and TBS at 9 p.m. Jap.