Held at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition, the awards honored outstanding performances in 2014 in five film and eight television categories.
The ceremony was broadcast on TNT and TBS.
The cast of "Birdman," about an actor struggling to make a comeback on Broadway, won Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. The film also received nominations for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role (Michael Keaton), Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role (Edward Norton) and Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role (Emma Stone).
Eddie Redmayne, who won a Tony Award in 2010 for his performance in Red, won Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for his role as Stephen Hawking in "The Theory of Everything." Nominations in that category also went to Benedict Cumberbatch for "The Imitation Game" and Jake Gyllenhaal for "Nightcrawler." Cumberbatch was also nominated for "Sherlock: His Last Vow."
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role went to Julianne Moore, who made her Broadway debut in 2006 in The Vertical Hour, for her performance in "Still Alice." Mark Ruffalo won Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries for his performance in "The Normal Heart." Julia Roberts also received a nomination for her role in the TV movie adaptation of Larry Kramer's award-winning play.
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries went to Tony Award winner Frances McDormand for "Olive Kitteridge."
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series went to Kevin Spacey for "House of Cards," and Viola Davis, a two-time Tony Award winner, won Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series for her starring role in "How to Get Away With Murder."
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series went to the acclaimed period drama "Downtown Abbey."
A complete list of winners follows.
Theatrical Motion Pictures 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 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"
Outstanding Performance By A Cast In A Motion Picture
"Boyhood" Patricia Arquette
"The Grand Budapest Hotel"
F. Murray Abraham
"The Imitation Game"
"The Theory Of Everything"
Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Television Movie Or Miniseries
Adrien Brody – "Houdini"
Benedict Cumberbatch – "Sherlock: His Last Vow"
Richard Jenkins – "Olive Kitteridge"
*Mark Ruffalo – "The Normal Heart"
Billy Bob Thornton – "Fargo"
Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Television Movie Or Miniseries
Ellen Burstyn – "Flowers In The Attic"
Maggie Gyllenhaal – "The Honorable Woman"
*Frances McDormand – "Olive Kitteridge"
Julia Roberts – "The Normal Heart"
Cicely Tyson – "The Trip To Bountiful
Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Drama Series
Steve Buscemi – "Boardwalk Empire"
Peter Dinklage – "Game Of Thrones"
Woody Harrelson – "True Detective"
Matthew Mcconaughey – "True Detective"
*Kevin Spacey – "House Of Cards"
Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Drama Series
Claire Danes – "Homeland"
*Viola Davis – "How To Get Away With Murder"
Julianna Margulies – "The Good Wife"
Tatiana Maslany – "Orphan Black"
Maggie Smith – "Downton Abbey"
Robin Wright – "House Of Cards"
Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Comedy Series
Ty Burrell – "Modern Family"
Louis C.K. – "Louie"
*William H. Macy – "Shameless"
Jim Parsons – "The Big Bang Theory"
Eric Stonestreet – "Modern Family"
Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Comedy Series
*Uzo Aduba – "Orange Is The New Black"
Julie Bowen – "Modern Family"
Edie Falco – "Nurse Jackie"
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – "Veep"
Amy Poehler – "Parks And Recreation"
Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Drama Series
John Ellison Conlee
"Game Of Thrones"
"House Of Cards"
Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Comedy Series
"The Big Bang Theory"
Joe Lo Truglio
Joel Mckinnon Miller
Aubrey Anderson Emmons
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
*"Orange Is The New Black"
Germar Terrell Gardner
Michael J. Harney
Joel Marsh Garland
Adrienne C. Moore
SAG Awards Honors For Stunt Ensembles
Outstanding Action Performance By A Stunt Ensemble In A Motion Picture
"Get On Up"
"The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies"
"X-Men: Days Of Future Past"
Outstanding Action Performance By A Stunt Ensemble In A Comedy Or Drama Series
"24: Live Another Day"
*"Game Of Thrones"
"Sons Of Anarchy"
"The Walking Dead"
Screen Actors Guild 51St Annual Life Achievement Award
The Screen Actors Guild Awards are selected by actors’ peers in SAG-AFTRA. Two nominating panels — one for television and one for film — of 2,200 randomly selected union members from across the United States, chose this year’s nominees.
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