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Doubt Leads SAG Nominees

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With five nominations, Doubt leads the race for the 15th annual SAG Awards. Besides recognizing the ensemble cast, the guild handed out individual nominations in the categories of Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role (Meryl Streep), Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role (Amy Adams and Viola Davis) and Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role (Phillip Seymour Hoffman).

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and Milk trail with three nominations each. Both movies will be battling Doubt for the best ensemble cast prize. 

On the TV front, AMC’s Mad Men nabbed a total of three nominations, including one for best ensemble. For more on Mad Men‘s nominations click here.

Here are the nominations in the motion picture categories:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Richard Jenkins / Walter Vale – The Visitor (Overture Films)
Frank Langella / Richard Nixon – Frost/Nixon (Universal Pictures)
Sean Penn / Harvey Milk – Milk (Focus Features)
Brad Pitt / Benjamin Button – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Paramount Pictures)
Mickey Rourke / Randy – The Wrestler (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Anne Hathaway / Kym – Rachel Getting Married (Sony Pictures Classics)
Angelina Jolie / Christine Collins – Changeling (Universal Pictures)
Melissa Leo / Ray Eddy – Frozen River (Sony Pictures Classics)
Meryl Streep / Sister Aloysius Beauvier – Doubt (Miramax Films)
Kate Winslet / April Wheeler – Revolutionary Road (Paramount Vantage)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Josh Brolin / Dan White – Milk (Focus Features)
Robert Downey, Jr. / Kirk Lazarus – Tropic Thunder (Paramount Pictures)
Philip Seymour Hoffman / Father Brendan Flynn – Doubt (Miramax Films)
Heath Ledger / Joker – The Dark Knight (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Dev Patel / Older Jamal – Slumdog Millionaire (Fox Searchlight Pictures)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Amy Adams / Sister James – Doubt (Miramax Flms)
Penélope Cruz / Maria Elena – Vicky Cristina Barcelona (The Weinstein Company)
Viola Davis / Mrs. Miller – Doubt (Miramax Films)
Taraji P. Henson / Queenie – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Paramount Pictures)
Kate Winslet / Hanna Schmitz – The Reader (The Weinstein Company)

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Doubt (Miramax)
Frost/Nixon (Universal Pictures)
Milk (Focus Features)
Slumdog Millionaire (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (Paramount Pictures)

The SAG Awards take place Sunday, January 25. Click here for the full list of nominees.

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