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DiCaprio (“The Revenant“), Depp (“Black Mass“), and Redmayne (“The Danish Girl“) are all nominated in the category of Best Film Actor against Bryan Cranston (“Trumbo“) and Michael Fassbender (“Steve Jobs“). Nominees for Best Film Actress are Cate Blanchett (“Carol“), Brie Larson (“Room“), Helen Mirren (“Woman in Gold“), Saoirse Ronan (“Brooklyn“), and Sarah Silverman (“I Smile Back“). All are expected to attend the SAG Awards and could offer opportunities for fans to meet them and get photos and autographs.
Television ensembles nominated this year include comedies “The Big Bang Theory,” “Modern Family,” “Orange is the New Black,” “Transparent,” and “Veep plus dramas “Downton Abbey,” “Game of Thrones,” “Homeland,” “House of Cards,” and “Mad Men.”
The 22nd annual SAG Awards will air live on TBS and TNT on Saturday, January 30. Actress and comedienne Carol Burnett will receive the life achievement award.
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