21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominations

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  • Date of Ceremony: Sunday, January 25, 2015
  • For performances seen in: 2014
  • Nominations Announcement: Wednesday, December 10, 2014
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Here is the complete list of nominations for the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards which were announced on December 10, 2014.

And the nominees are:

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
    Zach Galifianakis, Michael Keaton, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone and Naomi Watts
  • Boyhood
    Patricia Arquette, Ellar Coltrane, Ethan Hawke and Lorelei Linklater
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
    F. Murray Abraham, Mathieu Amalric, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Ralph Fiennes, Jeff Goldblum, Harvey Keitel, Jude Law, Bill Murray, Edward Norton, Tony Revolori, Saoirse Ronan, Jason Schwartzman, Léa Seydoux, Tilda Swinton, Tom Wilkinson and Owen Wilson
  • The Imitation Game
    Matthew Beard, Benedict Cumberbatch, Charles Dance, Matthew Goode, Rory Kinnear, Keira Knightley, Allen Leech and Mark Strong
  • The Theory of Everything
    Charlie Cox, Felicity Jones, Simon McBurney, Eddie Redmayne, David Thewlis and Emily Watson

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
    Michael Keaton
  • Foxcatcher
    Steve Carell
  • The Imitation Game
    Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Nightcrawler
    Jake Gyllenhaal
  • The Theory of Everything
    Eddie Redmayne

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

  • Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
    Edward Norton
  • Boyhood
    Ethan Hawke
  • Foxcatcher
    Mark Ruffalo
  • The Judge
    Robert Duvall
  • Whiplash
    J.K. Simmons

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

  • Boardwalk Empire
    Steve Buscemi, Paul Calderon, Nicholas Calhoun, Louis Cancelmi, John Ellison Conlee, Michael Countryman, Stephen Graham, Domenick Lombardozzi, Nolan Lyons, Kelly Macdonald, Boris McGiver, Vincent Piazza, Michael Shannon, Paul Sparks, Travis Tope, Gretchen Mol, Shea Whigham, Michael Kenneth Williams, Anatol Yusef and Michael Zegen
  • Downton Abbey
    Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Lily James, Robert James-Collier, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Matt Milne, Lesley Nicol, David Robb, Maggie Smith, Edward Speleers, Cara Theobold and Penelope Wilton
  • Game of Thrones
    Josef Altin, Jacob Anderson, John Bradley, Dominic Carter, Gwendoline Christie, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Ben Crompton, Charles Dance, Peter Dinklage, Natalie Dormer, Nathalie Emmanuel, Iain Glen, Julian Glover, Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Conleth Hill, Rory McCann, Ian McElhinney, Pedro Pascal, Daniel Portman, Mark Stanley, Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams
  • Homeland
    Numan Acar, Nazanin Boniadi, Claire Danes, Rupert Friend, Raza Jaffrey, Nimrat Kaur, Tracy Letts, Mark Moses, Michael O'Keefe, Mandy Patinkin, Laila Robins, Suraj Sharma and Maury Sterling
  • House of Cards
    Mahershala Ali, Jayne Atkinson, Rachel Brosnahan, Derek Cecil, Nathan Darrow, Michel Gill, Joanna Going, Sakina Jaffrey, Michael Kelly, Mozhan Marnò, Gerald McRaney, Molly Parker, Jimmi Simpson, Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series

  • Boardwalk Empire
    Steve Buscemi
  • Game of Thrones
    Peter Dinklage
  • House of Cards
    Kevin Spacey
  • True Detective
    Woody Harrelson
  • True Detective
    Matthew McConaughey

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series

  • Downton Abbey
    Maggie Smith
  • The Good Wife
    Julianna Margulies
  • Homeland
    Claire Danes
  • House of Cards
    Robin Wright
  • How to Get Away with Murder
    Viola Davis
  • Orphan Black
    Tatiana Maslany

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series

  • The Big Bang Theory
    Mayim Bialik, Kaley Cuoco, Johnny Galecki, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Jim Parsons and Melissa Rauch
  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine
    Stephanie Beatriz, Dirk Blocker, Andre Braugher, Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Joe Lo Truglio, Joel McKinnon Miller, Chelsea Peretti and Andy Samberg
  • Modern Family
    Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Nolan Gould, Sarah Hyland, Ed O'Neill, Rico Rodriguez, Eric Stonestreet, Sofia Vergara and Ariel Winter
  • Orange Is The New Black
    Uzo Aduba, Jason Biggs, Danielle Brooks, Laverne Cox, Jackie Cruz, Catherine Curtin, Lea Delaria, Beth Fowler, Yvette Freeman, Germar Terrell Gardner, Kimiko Glenn, Annie Golden, Diane Guerrero, Michael J. Harney, Vicky Jeudy, Julie Lake, Lauren Lapkus, Selenis Leyva, Natasha Lyonne, Taryn Manning, Joel Marsh Garland, Matt McGorry, Adrienne C. Moore, Kate Mulgrew, Emma Myles, Jessica Pimentel, Dascha Polanco, Alysia Reiner, Judith Roberts, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Barbara Rosenblat, Nick Sandow, Abigail Savage, Taylor Schilling, Constance Shulman, Dale Soules, Yael Stone, Lorraine Toussaint, Lin Tucci and Samira Wiley
  • Veep
    Sufe Bradshaw, Anna Chlumsky, Gary Cole, Kevin Dunn, Tony Hale, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Reid Scott, Timothy Simons and Matt Walsh

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

  • The Big Bang Theory
    Jim Parsons
  • Louie
    Louis C.K.
  • Modern Family
    Ty Burrell
  • Modern Family
    Eric Stonestreet
  • Shameless
    William H. Macy

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series

  • Modern Family
    Julie Bowen
  • Nurse Jackie
    Edie Falco
  • Orange Is The New Black
    Uzo Aduba
  • Parks and Recreation
    Amy Poehler
  • Veep
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

  • Fargo
    Billy Bob Thornton
  • Houdini
    Adrien Brody
  • The Normal Heart
    Mark Ruffalo
  • Olive Kitteridge
    Richard Jenkins
  • Sherlock: His Last Vow
    Benedict Cumberbatch

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

  • Flowers in the Attic
    Ellen Burstyn
  • The Honorable Woman
    Maggie Gyllenhaal
  • The Normal Heart
    Julia Roberts
  • Olive Kitteridge
    Frances McDormand
  • The Trip to Bountiful
    Cicely Tyson

Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture

  • Fury
  • Get on Up
  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
  • Unbroken
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past

Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series

  • 24: Live Another Day
  • Boardwalk Empire
  • Game of Thrones
  • Homeland
  • Sons of Anarchy
  • The Walking Dead
The Actor Statuette Photo Credit: Mark Hill ©2005 Screen Actors Guild.