Another award season is kicking into gear and with the SAG award nominees announced, I have my favorites to win.  Take a look at the nominees here to see if your favorite films, TV series, actors and actresses are in the running.  As for those I hope will win, here they are:

  • Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture – “The Help” or “The Artist”
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role – Leonardo DiCaprio, “J. Edgar”
  • Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role – Michelle Williams, “My Week with Marilyn” or Meryl Streep, “The Iron Lady”
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role – Kenneth Branagh, “My Week with Marilyn”
  • Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role – Berenice Bejo, “The Artist”
  • Outstanding Performance (Ensemble, Drama Series) – “Game of Thrones”
  • Outstanding Performance (Ensemble, Comedy Series) – “The Office”
  • Outstanding Performance (Male Actor, Drama Series) – Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad”
  • Outstanding Performance (Female Actor, Drama Series) – Glenn Close, “Damages”
  • Outstanding Performance (Male Actor, Comedy Series) – Steve Carell, “The Office”
  • Outstanding Performance (Female Actor, Comedy Series) – Betty White, “Hot in Cleveland”
  • Outstanding Performance (Male Actor, TV Movie or Miniseries) – Paul Giamatti or James Woods, “Too Big to Fail” or Greg Kinnear, “The Kennedys”
  • Outstanding Performance (Female Actor, TV Movie or Miniseries) – Kate Winslet, “Mildred Pierce”
  • Outstanding Performance (Stunt Ensemble, Motion Picture) – “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2”
  • Outstanding Performance (Stunt Ensemble, TV Series) – “Game of Thrones”

Any thoughts on these or your favorite nominees?