2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominees Announced
by Alex Billington
December 17, 2009
The nominees for the 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards have just been announced today. Yet another awards show in the very top tier (which also includes the Golden Globes and Academy Awards) is the Screen Actors Guilds Awards, where the actors themselves choose the best performances from amongst their peers. These nominees are usually very similar to those at the Oscars, so this may be a good indication. Their picks this year are great, as usual, but it seems like a weird year. I would've loved to see someone from Avatar on here or Zoe Saldana at all (she's so damn talented), but oh well. Check out the full list below.
The SAG Awards will air live from Los Angeles on TNT and TBS on Sunday, January 23rd, 2010.
Jeff Bridges - Crazy Heart
George Clooney - Up in the Air
Colin Firth - A Single Man
Morgan Freeman - Invictus
Jeremy Renner - The Hurt Locker
Sandra Bullock - The Blind Side
Helen Mirren - The Last Station
Carey Mulligan - An Education
Gabourey Sidibe - Precious
Meryl Streep - Julie & Julia
Matt Damon - Invictus
Woody Harrelson - The Messenger
Christopher Plummer - The Last Station
Stanley Tucci - The Lovely Bones
Christoph Waltz - Inglourious Basterds
Penelope Cruz - Nine
Vera Farmiga - Up in the Air
Anna Kendrick - Up in the Air
Diane Kruger - Inglourious Basterds
Mo'nique - Precious
The Hurt Locker
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD:
This year I'm rooting for anyone from Up in the Air or Inglourious Basterds. And Carey Mulligan better win for Best Lead Actress and Christoph Waltz better win for Best Supporting Actor as well. Other than that, I'll be happy with whoever ends up winning. Some great performances this year, even beyond those nominated.
Reader Feedback - 15 Comments
sumonesumtime on Dec 17, 2009
Damn... No love for the guy in District 9. I don't get it.
Barnaby Barrilla on Dec 17, 2009
what about Sam Rockwell? I don't understand =/
Zim Li on Dec 17, 2009
What! Sandra Bullock! Ugh! She was just ok in TBS, but did not deserve a nomination
Ajax on Dec 17, 2009
Christoph Waltz = God
Slurry on Dec 17, 2009
With the exception of the noms to Basterds and Hurt Locker, most of those movies are mediocre. They thought Clooney was worthy of a nom but not Sam Rockwell? Are they nuts?
germs on Dec 17, 2009
'MOON', WHERE THE HELL IS 'MOON'?! 'MOON' IS THE BEST FREAKIN' MOVIE OF THE YEAR AND NO-ONE WHO SEES IT?!?!?!?!?!?!?! idiots...
Robbie on Dec 17, 2009
Basically - everything #6 said.
Al on Dec 17, 2009
Sin Nombre. The 2 lead actors were amazing. Watch this movie!!!! a must. Stunning visually and Beautifully acted.
brad on Dec 17, 2009
joke list. except for Renner with the nom for best lead. he best win.
crumb on Dec 18, 2009
Honestly, the only worthy nom I see is Christopher Waltz, but whatever.
JustinWhy on Dec 18, 2009
Trying not to sound like a fanboy or anything but I think Christian Bale should've got nominated for his role in Public Enemies. This wasnt the year for great performances, some good ones in my opinion but not many that would actually get nominated. I liked to see Liam Neeson get a Best Actor nom for Taken. The Female category is wide open, I'd say Rachel Weisz for The Brothers Bloom or Amy Adams for Sunshine Cleaning. S. Actor, Bale like I said, Nom for Ben Affleck for State of Play, but Waltz should/will win for Ing. Bastards. S. Actress is wide open also, I would say Carla Gugino for Watchmen, I havent seen The Lovely Bones yet, but by the novel maybe Susan Sarandon.
Frightened Inmate #2 on Dec 19, 2009
Mo'nique was amazing in Precious. Its good to see a comedian do such a spectacular job in a gritty darma.
KAOZ on Dec 19, 2009
District 9 and Moon 🙁 It's good though that Basterds and Up in the air are nominated
kankertje on Dec 20, 2009
Where's Johnny Depp???!!!
Nameless on Jan 23, 2010
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