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