SAG-AFTRA President Fran Drescher, SAG Awards committee members Jason George & Elizabeth McLaughlin to kick-off nominations
√ Nominations to be announced live on Wednesday, Jan. 12
Rosario Dawson (“Dopesick,” “Go-Big Show,” “Ahsoka Tano”) and Vanessa Hudgens (“tick, tick...BOOM!,” “The Princess Switch,” “High School Musical”) will announce the nominees for the 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Wednesday, Jan. 12, on Instagram Live. The nominations will be announced exclusively via Instagram Live with Dawson on @sagawards and Vanessa Hudgens on @vanessahudgens beginning at 10 a.m. ET.
SAG Awards Nominations will kick off at 9:50 a.m. on @sagawards’ Instagram Stories with an introduction by SAG-AFTRA President Fran Drescher. Nominations for the Outstanding Action Performances by Television and Film ensembles will follow, with announcements made by SAG Awards committee members Jason George and Elizabeth McLaughlin.
A press release stated, “This marks the second year that SAG Awards nominations will be presented exclusively via Instagram Live. The SAG Awards aims to utilize the innovation of social media channels to create an authentic connection with their audience by reimagining the nominations announcement as a seamless, virtual experience for both nominees and fans.”
The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be simulcast live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Feb. 27 (8 p.m.), from The Barker Hangar in Santa Monica.