The Screen Actors Guild Awards tend to echo the Emmys when it comes to their TV kudos with one surprising caveat — the guild does not differentiate between lead and supporting performances on the small screen, though they do on the big one.
Below, our predictions for Wednesday’s nominees in the eight TV races. Our forecasted champs are in gold while potential spoilers for nominations are in italics.
Click on each category title to be taken to an overview of that race. (And be sure to check out the breakdown by show here.)
Spoiler: “American Horror Story: Freak Show” or “Boardwalk Empire”
Spoiler: James Spader, “Blacklist” or Michael Sheen, “Masters of Sex”
Spoiler: Viola Davis, “How to Get Away with Murder”
Spoiler: “Parks and Recreation”
Spoiler: Andre Braugher, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”
Spoiler: Lisa Kudrow, “The Comeback”
TV MOVIE/MINI ACTOR
Bendict Cumberbatch, “Sherlock: His Last Vow”
Martin Freeman, “Fargo”
Bill Murray, “Olive Kittredge”
Mark Ruffalo, “The Normal Heart”
Billy Bob Thornton, “Fargo”
Spoiler: Matt Bomer, “The Normal Heart”
TV MOVIE/MINI ACTRESS
Maggie Gyllenhaal, “The Honourable Woman”
Frances McDormand, “Olive Kittredge”
Julia Roberts, “The Normal Heart”
Alison Tolman, “Fargo”
Cicely Tyson, “The Trip to Bountiful”
Spoiler: Anna Gunn, “Gracepoint”
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