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Netflix Tops Cable, Broadcast Nets for Most SAG Awards Noms

Streaming service's freshman series ‘The Crown,’ ‘Stranger Things’ draw three nods each 12/14/2016 10:45 AM Eastern

Content streaming service Netflix pulled away from its traditional cable and broadcast network competitors in netting the most Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations, announced Wednesday morning.

 

Netflix garnered 17 SAG Award nominations, topping HBO’s 13 nods, according to SAG-AFTRA, which announced the awards nominations live on TNT and TBS from Los Angeles. Netflix was paced by three nominations each for freshman series Stranger Things and The Crown. HBO’s Westworld and Game of Thrones, as well a FX’s The People v. O.J. Simpson also earned three SAG nominations.

 

HBO and Netflix nearly cornered the drama category, with the two programmers securing 13 of the 15 nominations among best drama series and best male and female drama performances.

 

Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black and HBO’s Veep will compete in the best comedy categories against ABC’s Modern Family and Black-ish as well as CBS’ Big Bang Theory.

 

TNT and TBS will air live the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 29.

 

SAG Awards Nominations in The Television Category are as follows:

 

Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Comedy Series

Big Bang Theory -- CBS

Blackish – ABC

Modern Family – ABC

Orange Is The New Black – Netflix

 Veep – HBO

 

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Comedy series

 Uzo Aduba (Orange Is The New Black) – Netflix

Jane Fonda (Grace And Frankie) -- Netflix

Ellie Kemper (The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) -- Netflix

Julia Luis-Dreyfus (Veep) -- HBO

Lily Tomlin (Grace And Frankie) – Netflix

 

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson (Black-ish) – ABC

Tituss Burgess (The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) – Netflix

Ty Burrell (Modern Family) -- ABC

William H. Macy (Shameless) -- Showtime

Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent) – Amazon

 

Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Drama Series

The Crown – Netflix

Downton Abby – PBS

Game of Thrones – HBO

Stranger Things – Netflix

Westworld – HBO

 

Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Drama Series

Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us) -- HBO

Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones) -- HBO  

John Lithgow (The Crown) – Netflix

Rami Malek (Mr. Robot) – USA  

Kevin Spacey (House of Cards) – Netflix

 

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Drama Series

Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things) -- Netflix

Claire Foy (The Crown) - Netflix

Thandie Newton (Westworld) – HBO

Winona Ryder (Stranger Things) – Netflix  

Robin Wright (House Of Cards) – Netflix

 

Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Television Movie Or Limited Series

Riz Ahmed (The Night Of) – HBO

Sterling K. Brown (The People V. O.J. Simpson) – FX Networks

Bryan Cranston (All The Way) – HBO

John Turturro (The Night Of) – HBO

Courtney B. Vance (The People V. O.J. Simpson) – FX Networks

 

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Television Movie Or Limited Series

Bryce Dallas Howard (Black Mirror) – Netflix

Felicity Huffman (American Crime) – ABC

Audra McDonald (Lady Day At Emerson’s Bar & Grill (HBO)

Sarah Paulson (The People V. O.J. Simpson) -- FX

Kerry Washington (Confirmation) – HBO

 

 

 

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