This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 11 °C Saturday 15 June, 2019

Boyhood, The Imitation Game among SAG Awards nominees

Awards season is go.

WELL, IT’S DECEMBER and you know what that means – awards season is about to kick off in earnest and with today’s SAG Award nomination announcement, it’s safe to say that awards season is go.

Boyhood, Birdman, The Theory of Everything and The Imitation Game all received multiple nominations, while stars like Jennifer Aniston and Steve Carell also garnered nods.

Here are the nominees:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

steve Source: YouTube

  • 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

2014 TIFF - Hector And The Search For Happiness Premiere Source: AP/Press Association Images

  • Jennifer Aniston – Cake
  • Felicity Jones – The Theory of Everything
  • Julianne Moore – Still Alice 
  • Rosamund Pike – Gone Girl 
  • Reese Witherspoon – Wild 

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Ethan Hawke Source: Chris Young

  • Robert Duvall – The Judge
  • Ethan Hawke – Boyhood
  • Edward Norton – Birdman 
  • Mark Ruffalo – Foxcatcher 
  • J.K. Simmons – Whiplash 

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

The Imitation Game Premiere - New York Source: AP/Press Association Images

  • 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 Source: YouTube

  • Birdman
  • Boyhood
  • The Imitation Game
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Theory of Everything

The SAG Awards are widely viewed as a good prognosticator for the Oscars, so expect to see some of these faces crop up again come Oscar time.

You can view the full list of nominees, including those in the television category, here. 

14 early Oscar contenders you should get excited about >

The New York Times just published the best warning about The Imitation Game >

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article

About the author:

Amy O'Connor

Read next: