2021 SAG Predictions: Best Actress

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2022 SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS PREDICTIONS:
BEST PERFORMANCE BY A MALE ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

UPDATED: Nov 25, 2021

AWARDS PREDICTION COMMENTARY: More to come…

Oscar nominations voting begins on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2022, and will end on Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022. The official Academy Awards nominations will be announced on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022, with the ceremony taking place on Sunday, Mar. 27, 2022.

Awards Season Calendar (2021-2022)


ALL AWARDS CONTENDERS AND RANKINGS:

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AND THE PREDICTED NOMINEES ARE:
RANKACTORFILMROLESTUDIO
1Kristen Stewart“Spencer”Diana SpencerNeon/Topic Studios
2Nicole Kidman“Being the Ricardos”Lucielle BallAmazon Studios
3Lady Gaga“House of Gucci”Patrizia ReggianiMGM/United Artists Releasing
4Olivia Colman“The Lost Daughter”Leda CarusoNetflix
5Halle Berry“Bruised”jackie JusticeNetflix
NEXT IN LINE
6Penélope Cruz“Parallel Mothers”JanisSony Pictures Classics
7Jennifer Hudson“Respect”Aretha FranklinMGM/United Artists Releasing
8Jessica Chastain“The Eyes of Tammy Faye”Tammy FayeSearchlight Pictures
9Frances McDormand“The Tragedy of Macbeth”Lady MacbethApple Original Films/A24
10Jodie Comer“The Last Duel”Marguerite de Carrouges20th Century Studios
OTHER TOP-TIER CONTENDERS
11Tessa Thompson“Passing”Irene “Reenie” RedfieldNetflix
12Alana Haim“Licorice Pizza”Alana KaneMGM/United Artists Releasing
13Rachel Zegler“West Side Story”Maria20th Century Studios
14Jennifer Lawrence“Don’t Look Up”Kate DibiaskyNetflix
15Rooney Mara“Nightmare Alley”Molly CahillSearchlight Pictures
16Emilia Jones“CODA”Ruby RossiApple Original Films
17Rachel Sennott“Shiva Baby”DanielleUtopia
18Vicky Krieps“Bergman Island”Chris SandersIFC Films
19Helen Mirren“The Duke”Dorothy BuntonSony Pictures Classics
20Scarlett Johansson“Black Widow”Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow:Marvel Studios
UNRANKED LISTING
Agatha Rousselle“Titane”Neon
Chanté Adams“A Journal for Jordan”Sony Pictures
Emma Stone“Cruella”Walt Disney Pictures
Marion Cotillard“Annette”Amazon Studios
Melissa McCarthy“The Starling”Netflix
Natalie Morales“Language Lessons”Shout! Factory
Odessa Young“Mothering Sunday”Sony Pictures Classics
Renate Reinsve“The Worst Person in the World”Neon
Sandra Bullock“The Unforgivable”Netflix
Taylour Paige“Zola”A24
Thomasin McKenzie“Last Night in Soho”Focus Features
Zazie Beetz“The Harder They Fall”Netflix

2022 SAG Awards Predictions (Film)

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About the SAG Awards

The Screen Actors Guild Awards, hosted by SAG-AFTRA, is an annual award show that has become one of the most important and key indicators for the Oscars. Four films have won the most SAG awards with three: 1999’s “American Beauty,” 2002’s “Chicago,” 2011’s “The Help” and 2017’s “Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri.” Three movies have been nominated for the most SAG awards with five: 1998’s “Shakespeare in Love,” “Chicago” and 2008’s “Doubt.”

  • The 28th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®, presented by SAG-AFTRA with Screen Actors Guild Awards, LLC will be simulcast live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022, at 8 PM ET / 5 PM.