SAG Award Nominations Announced

The Screen Actors Guild nominations were announced today. First up here’s the list of film nominees in the five acting categories. Once again “The King’s Speech” and “The Fighter” came out on top with four nominations while “Black Swan” and “The Kids Are All Right” fared very well with three. Notable omissions include “The Town,” “Animal Kingdom,” “Blue Valentine” and “Another Year”.

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A CAST IN A MOTION PICTURE
“Black Swan”
“The Fighter”
“The Kids Are All Right”
“The King’s Speech”
“The Social Network”

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A MALE ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
Jesse Eisenberg, “The Social Network”
Colin Firth, “The King’s Speech”
James Franco, “127 Hours”
Jeff Bridges, “True Grit”
Robert Duvall, “Get Low”

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A FEMALE ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
Annette Benning, “The Kids Are All Right”
Nicole Kidman, “The Rabbit Hole”
Jennifer Lawrence, “Winter’s Bone”
Natalie Portman, “Black Swan”
Hilary Swank, “Conviction”

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A MALE ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Christian Bale, “The Fighter”
Mark Ruffalo, “The Kids Are All Right”
John Hawkes, “Winter’s Bone”
Jeremy Renner, “The Town”
Geoffrey Rush, “The King’s Speech”

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE BY A FEMALE ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Amy Adams, “The Fighter”
Helena Bonham Carter, “The King’s Speech”
Mila Kunis, “Black Swan”
Melissa Leo, “The Fighter”
Hailee Steinfeld, “True Grit”

Presently in the awards race it’s looking like “The King’s Speech,” “The Social Network” and “The Fighter” are now neck-and-neck with ‘Fighter’ moving up in position from behind the other two in just the past week. “Inception,” “Winter’s Bone,” “The Kids Are All Right” and “Black Swan” are still in there and certain for noms in a few categories.