2020/21 Screen Actors Guild award nominations announced


Jared Leto in John Lee Hancock's The Little Things
Jared Leto in The Little Things

In case you thought 2021 was ever about to spring back to normality and restore some kind of supposed happiness to the world, along comes the Screen Actors Guild. Their TV nominees (not covered here) may have corrected some of the major mistakes made by the Golden Globe voters yesterday, but their film nominees are, if anything, worse. Alongside alarming snubs (again) for Ellen Burstyn and - christ why - Delroy Lindo, there are nominations for Amy Adams and - oh fuck not again - Jared Leto. Jared Leto! Jared fucking Leto? Who? Why? Since when was Jared Leto in this race? Has the awards race just... given up trying? Winners will be announced exactly two months today, on the 4th of April, if we're all still alive god forbid...


Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Amy Adams (Hillbilly Elegy)

Viola Davis (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)

Vanessa Kirby (Pieces of a Woman)

Frances McDormand (Nomadland)

Carey Mulligan (Promising Young Woman)


Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Riz Ahmed (Sound of Metal)

Chadwick Boseman (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)

Anthony Hopkins (The Father)

Gary Oldman (Mank)

Steven Yeun (Minari)


Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm)

Glenn Close (Hillbilly Elegy)

Olivia Colman (The Father)

Youn Yuh Jung (Minari)

Helena Zengel (News of the World)


Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Sacha Baron Cohen (The Trial of the Chicago 7)

Chadwick Boseman (Da 5 Bloods)

Daniel Kaluuya (Judas and the Black Messiah)

Jared Leto (The Little Things)

Leslie Odom Jr. (One Night in Miami)


Outstanding Performance by a Cast

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Keaton, Frank Langella, John Carroll Lynch, Eddie Redmayne, Mark Rylance, Alex Sharp and Jeremy Strong (The Trial of the Chicago 7)

Kingsley Ben-Adir, Beau Bridges, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge, Michael Imperioli, Joaquina Kalukango, Leslie Odom Jr., Lance Reddick and Nicolette Robinson (One Night in Miami)

Chadwick Boseman, Jonny Coyne, Viola Davis, Colman Domingo, Michael Potts and Glynn Turman (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)

Chadwick Boseman, Paul Walter Hauser, Norm Lewis, Jonathan Majors, Johnny Nguyen, Nguyen Lam, Y. Lan, Delroy Lindo, Veronica Ngo, Jasper Paakkonen, Clarke Peters, Sandy Huong Pham, Jean Reno, Melanie Thierry and Isaiah Whitlock Jr. (Da 5 Bloods)

Noel Cho, Han Ye Ri, Scott Haze, Alan S. Kim, Will Patton, Steven Yeun and Youn Yuh Jung (Minari)


Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble

Da 5 Bloods

Mulan

News of the World

The Trial of the Chicago 7

Wonder Woman 1984