The Screen Actors Guild Awards presented its coveted Actor statuettes for the outstanding motion picture and television performances of 2022 at the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, held Sunday, Feb. 26 at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles. The ceremony was broadcast live on YouTube, Twitter and Facebook, with several media partners including Netflix.
As previously announced, the multiyear deal between Netflix and the SAG Awards officially begins with the 2024 ceremony, which will stream live on the Netflix service globally.
Honored with individual awards were Brendan Fraser, Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy Quan and Jamie Lee Curtis for performances in motion pictures, and Sam Elliott, Jessica Chastain, Jason Bateman, Jennifer Coolidge, Jeremy Allen White and Jean Smart for performances in television. The Actor for a motion picture cast performance this year went to “Everything Everywhere All At Once” and the Actors for television drama and comedy ensemble performances went to “The White Lotus” and “Abbott Elementary.”
The Screen Actors Guild Awards originated awards for motion picture cast and by television drama and comedy ensembles.
This year’s SAG Awards Ambassadors Antonia Gentry and Haley Lu Richardson revealed the honorees for outstanding action performances during the official live preshow “PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly Red Carpet Live: 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.” The stunt ensemble from “Top Gun: Maverick” was honored for motion picture, and the stunt ensemble from “Stranger Things” was honored for television.
Andrew Garfield presented Sally Field with the 58th SAG Life Achievement Award.
The SAG Awards continued its traditions of presenting a montage saluting the work of SAG-AFTRA members and a filmed “In Memoriam” tribute honoring the union’s members lost during the past year.
Nominees chosen by their respective SAG Awards film and television nominating committees were announced on Jan. 11, 2023. The two nominating panels – one for television and one for motion picture – were each composed of 2,500 randomly selected SAG-AFTRA members from across the United States. Final voting opened to 122,600 SAG-AFTRA members in good standing on Jan. 18 and balloting closed at noon on Friday, Feb. 24. Integrity Voting Systems, the Awards' official election firm, sealed the results until they were announced live during the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
The SAG Awards Eligibility Period was Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2022.
The 29th ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS RECIPIENTS
The Motion Picture Winners are:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
BRENDAN FRASER / Charlie - "THE WHALE"
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
MICHELLE YEOH / Evelyn Wang - "EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE"
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
KE HUY QUAN / Waymond Wang - "EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE"
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
JAMIE LEE CURTIS / Deirdre Beaubeirdra - "EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE"
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE
JAMIE LEE CURTIS / Deirdre Beaubeirdra
JAMES HONG / Gong Gong
STEPHANIE HSU / Joy Wang/Jobu Tupaki
KE HUY QUAN / Waymond Wang
HARRY SHUM JR. / Chad
JENNY SLATE / Big Nose
MICHELLE YEOH / Evelyn Wang
The Television Program Winners are:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series
SAM ELLIOTT / Shea Brennan - "1883"
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series
JESSICA CHASTAIN / Tammy Wynette - "GEORGE & TAMMY"
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
JASON BATEMAN / Marty Byrde - "OZARK"
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
JENNIFER COOLIDGE / Tanya McQuoid-Hunt - "THE WHITE LOTUS"
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
JEREMY ALLEN WHITE / Carmen "Carmy" Berzatto - "THE BEAR"
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
JEAN SMART / Deborah Vance - "HACKS"
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
THE WHITE LOTUS
F. Murray Abraham / Bert Di Grasso
Paolo Camilli / Hugo
Jennifer Coolidge / Tanya McQuoid-Hunt
Adam DiMarco / Albie Di Grasso
Meghann Fahy / Daphne Sullivan
Federico Ferrante / Rocco
Bruno Gouery / Didier
Beatrice Grannò / Mia
Jon Gries / Greg Hunt
Tom Hollander / Quentin
Sabrina Impacciatore / Valentina
Michael Imperioli / Dominic Di Grasso
Theo James / Cameron Sullivan
Aubrey Plaza / Harper Spiller
Haley Lu Richardson / Portia
Eleonora Romandini / Isabella
Federico Scribani / Giuseppe
Will Sharpe / Ethan Spiller
Simona Tabasco / Lucia
Leo Woodall / Jack
Francesco Zecca / Matteo
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Quinta Brunson / Janine Teagues
William Stanford Davis / Mr. Johnson
Janelle James / Ava Coleman
Chris Perfetti / Jacob Hill
Sheryl Lee Ralph / Barbara Howard
Lisa Ann Walter / Melissa Schemmenti
Tyler James Williams / Gregory Eddie
The Stunt Ensemble Winners are:
Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture
TOP GUN: MAVERICK
Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series
The 58th SAG Life Achievement Award
About the 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
The 29th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards was presented by SAG-AFTRA with Screen Actors Guild Awards LLC and executive produced by Jon Brockett and produced by Avalon Harbor Entertainment Inc. The ceremony was broadcast live on Netflix’s YouTube channel on Sunday and was also available on several partner social channels across Twitter and Facebook.
As previously announced, the multiyear deal between Netflix and the SAG Awards officially begins with the 2024 ceremony, which will stream live on the Netflix service.
One of awards season’s premier events, the SAG Awards annually celebrates the outstanding motion picture and television performances from the previous calendar year.
Of the top industry honors presented to actors, only the SAG Awards are selected entirely by performers’ peers in SAG-AFTRA with 122,600 eligible voters.