Boseman, Chicago 7, Schitt’s among SAG Award winners

(This year’s winners)

The Screen Actors Guild celebrated the outstanding motion picture and television performances of 2020 at the 27th Annual SAG Awards, which aired Sunday, April 4, 2021 on TNT and TBS.

This year’s awards was a brisk one-hour celebration that highlighted and expanded on the show’s signature “I Am An Actor” stories through funny and intimate docuseries-inspired interviews, which were woven throughout the telecast. 

Honored with individual awards were Chadwick BosemanViola DavisDaniel Kaluuya and Yuh-Jung Youn for performances in motion pictures, and Mark Ruffalo, Anya Taylor-JoyJason Bateman, Gillian AndersonJason Sudeikis and Catherine O’Hara for performances in television. The Screen Actors Guild Awards originated awards for the outstanding performances by a motion picture cast and by television drama and comedy ensembles.

The Actor for a motion picture cast performance went this year to The Trial of The Chicago 7, while the Actors for television drama and comedy ensemble performances went this year to The Crown and Schitt’s Creek.

Screen Actors Guild Awards Producers Jason George and JoBeth Williams revealed the honorees for outstanding action performances during the official live pre-show PEOPLE, Entertainment Weekly & TNT: Screen Actors Guild Awards Pre-Show.

The stunt ensemble from Wonder Woman 1984 was honored for film and the stunt ensemble from The Mandalorian was honored for television.

The Screen Actors Guild Awards unique take on awards season included an upbeat montage recognizing this year’s nominees’ outstanding performances, and an “In Memoriam” tribute presented by Viola Davis honoring the union members lost since last year’s gathering.



THE 27TH ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS RECIPIENTS

The Motion Picture Recipients are:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
CHADWICK BOSEMAN / Levee – MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
VIOLA DAVIS / Ma Rainey – MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
DANIEL KALUUYA / Fred Hampton – JUDAS AND THE BLACK MESSIAH

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
YUH-JUNG YOUN / Soonja – MINARI

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture 
THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7
YAHYA ABDUL-MATEEN II / Bobby Seale
SACHA BARON COHEN / Abbie Hoffman
JOSEPH GORDON-LEVITT / Richard Schultz
KELVIN HARRISON JR. / Fred Hampton
MICHAEL KEATON / Ramsey Clark
FRANK LANGELLA / Judge Julius Hoffman
JOHN CARROLL LYNCH / David Dellinger
EDDIE REDMAYNE / Tom Hayden
MARK RYLANCE / William Kunstler
ALEX SHARP / Rennie Davis
JEREMY STRONG / Jerry Rubin

Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture
WONDER WOMAN 1984

The Television Program Nominees are:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series
MARK RUFFALO / Dominick Birdsey/Thomas Birdsey – I KNOW THIS MUCH IS TRUE

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series
ANYA TAYLOR-JOY / Beth Harmon – THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
JASON BATEMAN / Marty Byrde – OZARK

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
GILLIAN ANDERSON / Margaret Thatcher – THE CROWN

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
JASON SUDEIKIS / Ted Lasso – TED LASSO

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
CATHERINE O’HARA / Moira Rose – SCHITT’S CREEK

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
THE CROWN
GILLIAN ANDERSON / Margaret Thatcher
MARION BAILEY / Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother
HELENA BONHAM CARTER / Princess Margaret
STEPHEN BOXER / Denis Thatcher
OLIVIA COLMAN / Queen Elizabeth II
EMMA CORRIN / Princess Diana
ERIN DOHERTY / Princess Anne
CHARLES EDWARDS / Martin Charteris
EMERALD FENNELL / Camilla Shand
TOBIAS MENZIES / Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
JOSH O’CONNOR / Prince Charles
SAM PHILLIPS / Equerry

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
SCHITT’S CREEK
CHRIS ELLIOTT / Roland Schitt
EMILY HAMPSHIRE / Stevie Budd
DANIEL LEVY / David Rose
EUGENE LEVY / Johnny Rose
SARAH LEVY / Twyla Sands
ANNIE MURPHY / Alexis Rose
CATHERINE O’HARA / Moira Rose
NOAH REID / Patrick Brewer
JENNIFER ROBERTSON / Jocelyn Schitt
KAREN ROBINSON / Ronnie Lee

Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series
THE MANDALORIAN

With Boseman winning Best Actor and Viola Davis Best Actress, we now have a fairly good sense the way the actor awards. The Academy Awards air on ABC April 25.

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