December 14, 2011 - Nominations for the 18th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards have been announced, and a number of “Made in NY” productions are among the nominees.
Steve Buscemi was nominated for his role as Nucky Thompson on “Boardwalk Empire.” The cast of the HBO series also received a nomination for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin were nominated for their roles on NBC’s “30 Rock” as well as the entire cast for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.
CBS’ “The Good Wife” received nominations both for its leading actress Julianna Margulies and its cast for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
Glenn Close was nominated for her role as Patty Hewes on “Damages” on DirecTV while Edie Falco received a nomination as Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series for her work on Showtime’s “Nurse Jackie.”
Paul Giamatti and James Woods were both nominated for their performances in “Too Big to Fail,” the HBO TV movie that followed the economic meltdown in 2008.
Kate Winslet and Guy Pearce received nominations for their work on “Mildred Pierce.” They both had previously won Emmy Awards for the HBO miniseries.
The stunt performers from The Adjustment Bureau were nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture.
The awards will be handed out on January 29, 2012. The ceremony will also be broadcast live on TNT and TBS at 8pm. To learn more about the SAG Awards, visit sagawards.org.