The 18th annual 2012 Screen Actors Guild Awards took place Sunday night at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center. The SAG Awards are one of the most coveted awards in the industry because outstanding performances are voted and awarded by fellow peers who are members of SAG.
Films such as The Descendants, The Artist and The Help are expected to produce some big winners in film, while Modern Family, Boardwalk Empire and Game of Thrones are expected to fair well for television.
George Clooney and Meryl Streep won their respective outstanding actor/actress awards at the Golden Globes this year and both are top nominees for the SAGs along with many other favorites like Melissa McCarthy in Bridesmaids.
Check out the WINNERS list below:
- Outstanding Cast in a Motion Picture — The Cast of The Help
- Outstanding Female Actor in a Leading Role –Viola Davis for The Help
- Outstanding Male Actor in a Leading Role –Jean Dujardin for The Artist
- Outstanding Ensemble in a Drama Series — The Cast of Boardwalk Empire
- Outstanding Male Actor in a Drama Series –Steve Buscemi for Boardwalk Empire
- Outstanding Female Actor in a Drama Series— Jessica Lange for American Horror Story
- Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award — Mary Tyler Moore
- Outstanding Male Actor in a TV Movie or Mini-Series — Paul Giamatti for Too Big to Fail
- Outstanding Female Actor in a TV Movie or Mini-Series — Kate Winslet for Mildred Pierce
- Outstanding Ensemble in a Comedy Series — The Cast of Modern Family
- Outstanding Female Actor in a Comedy Series — Betty White for Hot in Cleveland
- Outstanding Male Actor in a Comedy Series — Alec Baldwin for 30 Rock
- Outstanding Female Actor in a Supporting Role — Octavia Spencer for The Help
- Outstanding Male Actor in a Supporting Role — Christopher Plummer for Beginners