‘Slumdog’ takes nod at 2009 SAG Awards

Slumdog Millionaire,” the awards season’s favorite, received the top prize at the 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, winning the award for best ensemble cast.

Meryl Streep of “Doubt” and Sean Penn of “Milk” took the lead actor honors. As for the supporting roles, Heath Ledger won the best supporting actor award for his role as the Joker in “The Dark Knight” while Kate Winslet was honored for her role as a former concentration camp guard who has a lusty affair with a teenager in “The Reader”.

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Here’s the complete list of winners from the 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.

FILM

Cast in a Motion Picture: Slumdog Millionaire

Male Actor in a Leading Role: Sean Penn, Milk

Female Actor in a Leading Role: Meryl Streep, Doubt

Male Actor in a Supporting Role: Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight

Female Actor in a Supporting Role: Kate Winslet, The Reader

Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture: The Dark Knight

TELEVISION

Ensemble in a Drama Series: Mad Men

Ensemble in a Comedy Series: 30 Rock

Male Actor in a Drama Series: Hugh Laurie, House

Female Actor in a Drama Series: Sally Field, Brothers & Sisters

Male Actor in a Comedy Series: Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock

Female Actor in a Comedy Series: Tina Fey, 30 Rock

Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries: Paul Giamatti, John Adams

Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries: Laura Linney, John Adams

Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series: Heroes

Life Achievement Award: James Earl Jones