'Homeland,' 'Abbey,' 'Office' nominated for SAG awards

Dec. 12, 2012 at 1:08 PM
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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Hollywood's Screen Actors Guild nominated "Boardwalk Empire," "Breaking Bad," "Downton Abbey," "Homeland" and "Mad Men" for its Best Ensemble in a Drama prize.

The nominees announced Wednesday for SAG's Best Actor in a Drama Series are Steve Buscemi for "Boardwalk Empire," Bryan Cranston for "Breaking Bad," Jeff Daniels for "The Newsroom," Jon Hamm for "Mad Men" and Damian Lewis for "Homeland."

Up for Best Actress in a Drama Series are Claire Danes for "Homeland," Michelle Dockery for "Downton Abbey," Jessica Lange for "American Horror Story: Asylum," Julianna Margulies for "The Good Wife" and Maggie Smith for "Downton Abbey."

Competing for the SAG award for Best Ensemble in a Comedy Series are the stars of "30 Rock," "Glee," "The Big Bang Theory," "Modern Family," "The Office" and "Nurse Jackie."

In the running for Best Actor in a Comedy Series are Alec Baldwin for "30 Rock," Ty Burrell and Eric Stonestreet for "Modern Family," Louis C.K. for "Louie" and Jim Parsons for "The Big Bang Theory."

The nominees for Best Actress in a Comedy Series are Tina Fey for "30 Rock," Edie Falco for "Nurse Jackie," Amy Poehler for "Parks and Recreation," Sofia Vergara for "Modern Family" and Betty White for "Hot in Cleveland."

Nominated for Best Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries are Kevin Costner and Bill Paxton for "Hatfields & McCoys," Woody Harrelson and Ed Harris for "Game Change" and Clive Owen for "Hemingway & Gellhorn."

Shortlisted for Best Actress in a Television Movie or Miniseries
 are Nicole Kidman for "Hemingway & Gellhorn," Julianne Moore for "Game Change," Charlotte Rampling for "Restless," Sigourney Weaver for "Political Animals" and Alfre Woodard for "Steel Magnolias."

The winners will be announced at a Jan. 27 ceremony to be simulcast live on TNT and TBS.

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