Screen Actors Guild Awards 2016: ‘Spotlight’ Cast Takes Top Prize

Journalism drama “Spotlight” won the SAG ensemble cast award in a night that was dominated by a diverse roster of winners.

“Spotlight” won the cast award over “Beasts of No Nation,” “The Big Short,” “Straight Outta Compton” and “Trumbo.”

Solidifying his front-runner status, Leonardo DiCaprio has won the SAG Award for Best Actor for “The Revenant” for his role as a fur trapper bent on revenge. Brie Larson won Best Actress for her role as a tormented mother in “Room.”

Here are the winners for the 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards:


Female Actor TV Movie or Miniseries

Nicole Kidman – Grace of Monaco
WINNER: Queen Latifah – Bessie
Christina Ricci – The Lizzie Borden Chronicles
Susan Sarandon – The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe
Kristen Wiig – The Spoils Before Dying
Male Actor TV Movie or Miniseries

WINNER: Idris Elba – Luther
Ben Kingsley – Tut
Ray Liotta – Texas Rising
Bill Murray – A Very Murray Christmas
Mark Ryalnce – Wolf Hall
Outstanding Female in Comedy Series

WINNER: Uzo Aduba – Orange is the New Black
Edie Falco – Nurse Jackie
Ellie Kemper – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Veep
Amy Poehler – Parks and Recreation
Outstanding Male Comedy Series

Ty Burrell – Modern Family
Louis C.K. – Louie
William H Macy – Shameless
Jim Parsons – Big Bang Theory
WINNER: Jeffrey Tambor – Transparent
Ensemble Comedy Series

Big Bang Theory
Key & Peele
Modern Family
WINNER: Orange is the New Black
Outstanding Male Actor Drama

Peter Dinklage – Game of Thrones
Jon Hamm – Mad Men
Rami Malek – Mr. Robot
Bob Odenkirk – Better Call Saul
WINNER: Kevin Spacey – House of Cards
Outstanding Female Actor Drama

Claire Danes – Homeland
WINNER: Viola Davis – How to Get Away With Murder
Julianna Margulies – The Good Wife
Maggie Smith – Downton Abbey
Robin Wright – House of Cards
Ensemble Drama

WINNER: Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
House of Cards
Mad Men

Outstanding Female Actor Supporting

Rooney Mara – Carol
Rachel McAdams – Spotlight
Helen Mirren – Trumbo
WINNER: Alicia Vikander – The Danish Girl
Kate Winslet – Steve Jobs
Outstanding Male Actor Supporting

Christian Bale – The Big Short
WINNER: Idris Elba – Beasts of No Nation
Mark Rylance – Bridge of Spies
Michael Shannon – 99 Homes
Jacob Tremblay – Room
Female Leading Role

Cate Blanchett – Carol
WINNER: Brie Larson – Room
Helen Mirren – Woman in Gold
Saoirse Ronan – Brooklyn
Sarah Silverman – I Smile Back
Male Leading Role

Bryan Cranston – Trumbo
Johnny Depp – Black Mass
WINNER: Leonardo DiCaprio – The Revenant
Michael Fassbender – Steve Jobs
Eddie Redmayne – The Danish Girl
Cast in a Movie

Beasts of No Nation
The Big Short
WINNER: Spotlight
Straight Outta Compton