Ladies and Gentlemen, the 2021 SAG-AFTRA Nominations Are…

It seems like Awards Season is in full swing, with several of the big shows announcing their nominees for the 2021 crop. While yesterday’s Golden Globes list was disappointing, we are very pleased to see that SAG-AFTRA seems to have picked up what the Hollywood Foreign Press dropped.

Lily Collins and Daveed Diggs handled the nomination announcement over on SAG-AFTRA’s Instagram account.

You can see the list of nominees below:


Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture 

“Da 5 Bloods” (Netflix)

“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” (Netflix) 

“Minari” (A24) 

“One Night in Miami” (Amazon Studios) 

“The Trial of the Chicago 7” (Netflix) 

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role 

Amy Adams (“Hillbilly Elegy”) 

Viola Davis (“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”) 

Vanessa Kirby (“Pieces of a Woman”) 

Frances McDormand (“Nomadland”) 

Carey Mulligan (“Promising Young Woman”)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role 

Riz Ahmed (“Sound of Metal”) 

Chadwick Boseman (“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”) 

Anthony Hopkins (“The Father”) 

Gary Oldman (“Mank”) 

Steven Yeun (“Minari”)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role 

Maria Bakalova (“Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”) 

Glenn Close (“Hillbilly Elegy”) 

Olivia Colman (“The Father”) 

Youn Yuh-Jung (“Minari”)

Helena Zengel (“News of the World”)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role 

Chadwick Boseman (“Da 5 Bloods”)

Sacha Baron Cohen (“The Trial of the Chicago 7”)

Daniel Kaluuya (“Judas and the Black Messiah”)

Jared Leto (“The Little Things”)

Leslie Odom, Jr. (“One Night in Miami”)

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series 

“Better Call Saul”

“Bridgerton”

“The Crown”

“Lovecraft Country”

“Ozark”

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series 

“Dead to Me”

“The Flight Attendant”

“The Great”

“Schitt’s Creek”

“Ted Lasso”

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series 

Gillian Anderson (“The Crown”) 

Olivia Colman (“The Crown”) 

Emma Corrin (“The Crown”) 

Julia Garner (“Ozark”) 

Laura Linney (“Ozark”)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series 

Jason Bateman (“Ozark”) 

Sterling K. Brown (“This Is Us”) 

Josh O’Connor (“The Crown”) 

Bob Odenkirk (“Better Call Saul”) 

Rege-Jean Page (“Bridgerton”)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series 

Christina Applegate (“Dead to Me”) 

Linda Cardellini (“Dead to Me”) 

Kaley Cuoco (“The Flight Attendant”) 

Annie Murphy (“Schitt’s Creek”) 

Catherine O’Hara (“Schitt’s Creek”) 

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series 

Nicholas Hoult (“The Great”)

Dan Levy (“Schitt’s Creek”)

Eugene Levy (“Schitt’s Creek”)

Jason Sudeikis (“Ted Lasso”)

Ramy Youssef (“Ramy”)

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

Cate Blanchett (“Mrs. America”)

Michaela Coel (“I May Destroy You”)

Nicole Kidman (“The Undoing”)

Anya Taylor-Joy (“The Queen’s Gambit”)

Kerry Washington (“Little Fires Everywhere”)

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

Bill Camp (“The Queen’s Gambit”)

Daveed Diggs (“Hamilton”)

Hugh Grant (“The Undoing”)

Ethan Hawke (“The Good Lord Bird”)

Mark Ruffalo (“I Know This Much Is True”)

Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture 

“Da 5 Bloods”

“Mulan”

“News of the World”

“The Trial of the Chicago 7”

“Wonder Woman 1984”

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

“The Boys”

“Cobra Kai”

“Lovecraft Country”

“The Mandalorian”

“Westworld”


The 27th Annual SAG Awards will take place on April 4th 2021, with the ceremony airing on TNT and TBS at 6pm (PST).