Dark showbiz comedy 'Birdman' leads SAG film award nominations

Dark showbiz comedy 'Birdman' leads SAG film award nominations

The cast of dark comedy "Birdman" led the Screen Actors Guild film award nomination. "Birdman" was followed by coming-of-age chronicle "Boyhood," biographical drama "The Theory of Everything" and World War Two drama "The Imitation Game," with three nominations each.

The Wes Anderson comedy "The Grand Budapest Hotel," scored a nomination for best ensemble cast, the top film prize handed out by the organization. Notable omissions were the World War Two story "Unbroken" and the Martin Luther King biopic "Selma."
"Birdman," got nominations for Michael Keaton as best actor, Emma Stone best supporting actress and Edward Norton best supporting actor.

"An ensemble like this hardly ever comes around, and all of us made this very unique film work.” Keaton said in a statement.
SAG Awards will be handed out on Jan. 25 in Los Angeles.
Director Richard Linklater's "Boyhood," which was shot over a dozen years, scored nominations for Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette for supporting actor and actress.

British actor Eddie Redmayne was nominated for best actor for his role as physicist Stephen Hawking in biopic "The Theory of Everything." Co-star Felicity Jones also earned a best actress nomination for her role as Hawking's wife, Jane Wilde Hawking.
"Foxcatcher," a biographical drama about DuPont heir John du Pont, picked up nominations for best actor for Steve Carell and best supporting actor for Mark Ruffalo.

In the television category, ABC's irreverent comedy "Modern Family" earned the most nominations with four, including best cast in a comedy series.

 

View More

View More

View More

View More

View More

View More

La Streisand to Appear at Tony Awards after 46 years
Trending

La Streisand to Appear at Tony Awards after 46 years

It has been 46 years since La Streisand appeared at the Tony Awards. After more than four decades, Barbra Streisand is finally gracing the Tony Awards stage once again. Although Barbra is not going to attend the Tony Awards to receive any form of recognition, many are still thrilled to see her at…

Tuck Everlasting opens April 26 on Broadway
Trending

Tuck Everlasting opens April 26 on Broadway

“Tuck Everlasting” is a musical based on the story of an American youngsters’ novel “Tuck Everlasting” written by Natalie Babbitt in 1975. It sold over 2 million copies and is considered a children’s classic. The story has been adapted to two movies, one in 1981,…

Zootopia - the mammal metropolis
Trending

Zootopia - the mammal metropolis

If you’re looking for a fun, quality kids’ movie to see in theaters, there’s no better choice than Zootopia. In fact, it’s historically good, with a 99% critic rating on Rotten Tomatoes, and a 96% audience score. Many critics have called it an all-time Disney classic, which…

Sundance Festival’s “Birth of a Nation”
Trending

Sundance Festival’s “Birth of a Nation”

“Birth of a Nation” is a raw and emotional movie about a slavery rebellion in 1831. Nate Parker had many roles as the producer, the director, and the co-writer of “Birth of a Nation”. This movie was seven years in the making. At the premiere, the audience gave three standing…

Kris Jenner Caitlyn Jenner Stole My Glam Team – Report
Trending

Kris Jenner Caitlyn Jenner Stole My Glam Team – Report

Kris Jenner, 59, is not a happy woman and it all has to do with 65-year old Caitlyn Jenner. According to various reports, Kris is very upset because Caitlyn took away her glam team. The two, Kris and Caitlyn have not been in good terms with each other ever since they called it quits. In fact, Kris…