SAG-AFTRA, unsurprisingly, loves films about performers, together with previous forged winners Shakespeare in Love, Argo and Birdman. This one boasts A-listers Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie, vets Jean Sensible and Tobey Maguire and rising star Diego Calvo.
The Banshees of Inisherin
Although it facilities on simply two actors — Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson — others with plum character elements embrace Kerry Condon and Barry Keoghan. And Martin McDonagh’s final movie, Three Billboards, was the SAG Awards and Critics Selection Awards winner.
Black Panther: Wakanda Perpetually
The 2018 unique’s ensemble received SAG and was Critics Selection-nominated. Aside from the late Chadwick Boseman, the core forged returned for the sequel, with additions together with Michaela Coel and Julia Louis-Dreyfus.
The whole lot All over the place All at As soon as
Poised to be the fourth primarily Asian forged to land a SAG nomination in 5 years (after Loopy Wealthy Asians, Parasite and Minari), it consists of Michelle Yeoh, Cinderella story Ke Huy Quan and 93-year-old vet James Hong — plus fan fave Jamie Lee Curtis.
SAG runs cold and warm on Spielberg casts (Saving Personal Ryan and Lincoln bought noms, West Facet Story didn’t). However few actors are extra beloved than Michelle Williams, Paul Dano, Seth Rogen and Judd Hirsch.
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Thriller
The unique was Critics Selection-nominated however SAG-snubbed. This one’s comparably well-reviewed and star-studded, with Daniel Craig joined this time by the likes of Janelle Monae, Edward Norton and Kate Hudson.
High Gun: Maverick
The unique predates the Critics Selection and SAG awards, so historical past’s no information. Casts of motion flicks hardly ever get acknowledged — but in addition hardly ever embrace the likes of Tom Cruise, Jennifer Connelly, Miles Teller, Jon Hamm and Val Kilmer.
Triangle of Disappointment
It boasts just one family title — Woody Harrelson — however many strong jobbing actors, like Dolly De Leon. Comparable dynamics have been overcome by The Full Monty, Slumdog Millionaire and Beasts of No Nation, amongst others.
The Lady King
Led by Viola Davis, who’s been a part of 4 SAG-nominated casts, certainly one of which received, this uncommon studio movie centered totally on Black ladies may observe within the footsteps of previous SAG forged winner Hidden Figures.
This forged is comprised of a powerhouse group of a few dozen actresses (together with particular person SAG winners Frances McDormand and Claire Foy and nominee Rooney Mara), plus Ben Whishaw.
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