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Nominations for the SAG Award 2022: The biggest surprises and snubs

Nominations for the SAG Award 2022: The biggest surprises and snubs

Awards season is trying its best to get back in shape this year – but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some surprises!

The nominations for the 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced Wednesday – honoring some of the best performances in film and television of the last year – and have brought many snubs and surprises.

From the shock of the Oscar-winning actress Kristen Stewart, who didn’t even get a nomination, to the pleasant surprise of Squid gamesfour nominations, there’s a lot to talk about when it comes to this year’s SAG Awards and it will be especially interesting to see how forward-looking these nod to future Oscars and Emmys fame.

Here are some of the biggest snubs and surprises of this year’s nominations:


SNUB: Kristen Stewart Shut Out

Stewart, who was recognized as the front runner in the Best Actress category that awards season, was disqualified from the category for her performance as Princess Diana Spencer – lost their place to Dark Horse contestants like Tammy Faye’s eyes Jessica Chastain and respect Jennifer Hudson. Is Nicole Kidman the one to beat now?

SURPRISE: Ben Affleck and Bradley Cooper on that Belfast Boys

Apart from The power of the dog Kodi Smit-McPhee and maybe CODAs Troy Kotsur, the supporting cast category feels pretty open this year. It was still a bit of a surprise to see Ben Afflecks healthy, however Tender bar Performance and Bradley Cooper’s manic twist as Jon Peters in real Hollywood icon Licorice pizza Score nods in the category, especially over Belfasts acclaimed stars, Jamie Dornan and Ciarán Hinds.

SNUB: Nothing comes for West Side Story

Yes, there have been a lot of great ensembles that year, but nothing quite on the order of the triple threat performances the West Side StoryPour. Thankfully, Ariana DeBose got her well-deserved nod, but it was a shame Rachel Zegler, Mike Faist, and the cast didn’t get credit for Steven Spielberg’s breathtaking reinterpretation of the classic musical.


SURPRISE: Squid game Is a winner

No games here! The groundbreaking South Korean drama – which made the biggest series debut in Netflix history – continued its stellar year, receiving awards for stars Lee Jung-jae and Jung Ho-yeon, as well as a casting nomination for Outstanding Ensemble in a Drama Series and a nod to the outstanding stunt ensemble in a television series.

SNUB: pose Strikes out

After Michaela Jaé Rodriguez’s historic Golden Globes win over the weekend, it came as a shock that she wasn’t nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series. Elsewhere, Billy Porter has been banned from a possible nomination Succession Hochburg in the acting categories and the cast was also not nominated, which marks the third season in a row that pose was hidden from the SAGs.

SURPRISE: Yellowstone Rounds off a surprise nom

The Kevin Costner western series is a highly rated fan favorite but hasn’t received much recognition as of now. The show’s cast received a nomination for Outstanding Ensemble in a Drama Series and hit SAG Darling This is us, among other favorites.

SNUB: Issa Rae and Selena Gomez miss out on comedy categories

Unsure is another series that was never loved by the SAG Awards. Hence, it’s disappointing, but not surprising, that creator and star Issa Rae is getting on the snub list again. However, with her two co-stars nodding in their category, it was a bit of a shock that the third member of Only murders in the building The acclaimed trio Selena Gomez has been hidden for their performance. The SAGs love Sandra Oh!

The 2022 Screen Actors Guild Awards will air on Sunday, February 27 at 8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT on TNT and TBS. In the meantime, stay on ETonline.com for full coverage of the SAG Awards.


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