Nominations announced for the 14th Annual SAG Awards®
Actor® Awards Ceremony will be Simulcast Live on Sunday, Jan. 27, on TNT and TBS at 8 PM ET/PT, 7 PM CT, 6 PM MT



Ryan Gosling and Cate Blanchett were two of the top outstanding actors nominated for movies at the upcoming 14th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards slated on January 27, 2008 at the Shrine Auditorium. (Photo by Oliver Carnay)


Los Angeles, California - Nominations for the 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® for outstanding performances in 2007 in five film and eight
primetime television categories and for the new SAG honors for film and
television stunt ensembles were announced Thursday morning in Los Angeles at the
Pacific Design Center¹s Silver Screen Theater in West Hollywood.

Screen Actors Guild President Alan Rosenberg introduced Jeanne Tripplehorn
(Big Love) and Actor® recipient Terrence Howard (The Brave One), who
announced the nominees for this year¹s Actors®. SAG Awards Committee member
JoBeth Williams and Committee Vice Chair Daryl Anderson announced the stunt
ensemble nominees.

Here are the top nominees for Theatrical Motion Pictures:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role: George Clooney for “Michael Clayton”; Daniel Day-Lewis for “There Will Be Blood” (Paramount Pictures); RYAN GOSLING for “Lars and the Real Girl (Sidney Kimmel Entertainment); EMILE HIRSCH for “Into The Wild” (Paramount Vantage); and VIGGO MORTENSEN for “Eastern Promises” (Focus Features).

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role: CATE BLANCHETT for “Queen Elizabeth: The Golden Age” (Universal Pictures); JULIE CHRISTIE for “Away From Her” (Lionsgate); MARION COTILLARD for “La Vie En Rose” (Picturehouse); ANGELINA JOLIE for “A Mighty Heart” (Paramount Vantage); and ELLEN PAGE for “Juno” (Fox Searchlight Pictures).

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role: CASEY AFFLECK for “The Assassination of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford” (Warner Bros. Pictures); JAVIER BARDEM for “No Country For Old Men” (Miramax Films); HAL HOLBROOK for “Into The Wild” (Paramount Vantage); TOMMY LEE JONES for “No Country For Old Men” (Miramax Films); TOM WILKINSON for “Michael Clayton” (Warner Bros. Pictures).

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role: CATE BLANCHETT for “I¹m Not There” (The Weinstein Company); RUBY DEE for “American Gangster” (Universal Pictures); CATHERINE KEENER for “Into The Wild” (Paramount Vantage); AMY RYAN for “Gone Baby Gone” (Miramax Films); and TILDA SWINTON for “Michael Clayton” (Warner Bros. Pictures).

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: the cast of “3:10 TO YUMA (Lionsgate); AMERICAN GANGSTER (Universal Pictures); HAIRSPRAY (New Line Cinema); INTO THE WILD (Paramount Vantage); and NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN (Miramax Films).
For Primetime Television:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries: MICHAEL KEATON / James Jesus Angleton ¬ ³The Company (TNT)
KEVIN KLINE / Jacques ¬ ³As You Like It² (HBO)
OLIVER PLATT / George Steinbrenner ¬ ³The Bronx is Burning² (ESPN)
SAM SHEPARD / Frank Whiteley ¬ ³Ruffian² (ABC)
JOHN TURTURRO / Billy Martin ¬ ³The Bronx is Burning² (ESPN)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or
Miniseries:

ELLEN BURSTYN / Posey Benetto ¬ ³Mitch Albom¹s For One More Day² (ABC)
DEBRA MESSING / Molly Kagan ¬ ³The Starter Wife² (USA)
ANNA PAQUIN / Elaine Goodale ¬ ³Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee² (HBO)
QUEEN LATIFAH / Ana ¬ ³Life Support ³ (HBO)
VANESSA REDGRAVE / Woman ¬ ³The Fever² (HBO)
GENA ROWLANDS / Melissa Eisenbloom ¬ ³What If God Were the Sun?² (Lifetime)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series:

JAMES GANDOLFINI / Tony Soprano ¬ ³The Sopranos² (HBO)
MICHAEL C. HALL / Dexter Morgan ¬ ³Dexter² (Showtime)
JON HAMM / Don Draper ¬ ³Mad Men² (AMC)
HUGH LAURIE / Dr. Gregory House ¬ ³House² (FOX)
JAMES SPADER / Alan Shore ¬ ³Boston Legal² (ABC)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series:

GLENN CLOSE / Patty Hewes ¬ ³Damages² (FX)
EDIE FALCO / Carmela Soprano ¬ ³The Sopranos² (HBO)
SALLY FIELD / Nora Walker ¬ ³Brothers & Sisters² (ABC)
HOLLY HUNTER / Grace Hanadarko ¬ ³Saving Grace² (TNT)
KYRA SEDGWICK / Deputy Police Chief Brenda Johnson ¬ ³The Closer² (TNT)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series:

ALEC BALDWIN / Jack Donaghy ¬ ³30 Rock² (NBC)
STEVE CARELL / Michael Scott ¬ ³The Office² (NBC)
RICKY GERVAIS / Andy Millman ¬ ³Extras² (NBC)
JEREMY PIVEN / Ari Gold ¬ ³Entourage² (HBO)
TONY SHALHOUB / Adrian Monk ¬ ³Monk² (USA)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series:

CHRISTINA APPLEGATE / Samantha Newly ¬ ³Samantha Who?² (ABC)
AMERICA FERRERA / Betty Suarez ¬ ³Ugly Betty² (ABC)
TINA FEY / Liz Lemon ¬ ³30 Rock² (NBC)
MARY-LOUISE PARKER / Nancy Botwin ¬ ³Weeds² (Showtime)
VANESSA WILLIAMS / Wilhelmina Slater ¬ ³Ugly Betty² (ABC)

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: BOSTON LEGAL (ABC);
THE CLOSER (TNT); GREY¹S ANATOMY (ABC); MAD MEN (AMC); and THE SOPRANOS (HBO).

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: 30 ROCK (NBC); DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES (ABC); ENTOURAGE (HBO); THE OFFICE (NBC); and UGLY BETTY (ABC).

SAG will honor Stunt Ensembles:

Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture: 300 (Warner Bros.)
THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM (Universal); I AM LEGEND (Warner Bros.); THE KINGDOM (Universal); PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: AT WORLD¹S END (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series: 24 (FOX)
HEROES (NBC); LOST (ABC); ROME (HBO); THE UNIT (CBS).

Veteran Actor Charles Durning will receive the Screen Actors Guild Awards’ 44th Annual Life Achievement Award.

Screen Actors Guild will honor its own and celebrate the 75th anniversary of its founding at the 14th Annual Actors® ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center, simulcast live nationally on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, and 6 p.m. MT. Recipients of the stunt ensemble honors will be announced from the SAG Awards red carpet during the TNT.TV and TBS.COM live pre-show webcasts.

The complete list of nominations for the 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild
Awards® can be browsed at www.sag.org.



12.24.07