The Screen Actors Guild has just finished announcing their nominations, and as usual, there are plenty of big surprises to be found.
Starting on a very sad note, it's extremely unfortunate to see that they snubbed the brilliant ensemble of Marriage Story. It seemed like one of the easiest picks of the year, so it's quite strange that they neglected to include it, and recalls their embarrassing mistake of excluding "The Favourite" last year.
However, that wasn't the only shocker to be found in the Best Cast category. Apparently the committee REALLY like "Bombshell," as not only did it get the two expected nominations for Theron and Robbie, but also nods for Kidman and the entire ensemble. It was also rather surprising to find "Jojo Rabbit" and "Parasite" among the nominees for the top prize.
Other big snubs include Robert De Niro for "The Irishman," Willem Dafoe for "The Lighthouse," Jonathan Pryce for "The Two Popes," as well as the entire cast of "Little Women."
Out of that list of nominees for Best Cast, it's really anyone's guess as to who will take it. You may recall last year that "Black Panther" had just that one nomination, making it seem like it was not favored very much, and yet it ended up with the top prize, so it's really up for grabs.
Who will the big winners be? We'll just have to wait until the ceremony on Sunday, January 19th to find out.
In the meantime, please see below for a list of today's film nominees:
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Irishman Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Christian Bale, Ford v Ferrari Leonardo DiCaprio, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Adam Driver, Marriage Story
Taron Egerton, Rocketman Joaquin Phoenix, Joker
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Cynthia Erivo, Harriet Scarlet Johansson, Marriage Story Lupita Nyong'o, Us Charlize Theron, Bombshell Renee Zellweger, Judy
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Jamie Foxx, Just Mercy Tom Hanks, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Al Pacino, The Irishman Joe Pesci, The Irishman Brad Pitt, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role Laura Dern, Marriage Story
Scarlet Johansson, Jojo Rabbiit
Nicole Kidman, Bombshell Jennifer Lopez, Hustlers Margot Robbie, Bombshell
Outstanding Performances by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture