08 January 2006

Awards Night Round-Up

Screen Actors' Guild Awards

And the nominees are....

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Kenneth Branagh / WARM SPRINGS – Franklin Delano Roosevelt (HBO)
Ted Danson / KNIGHTS OF THE SOUTH BRONX – David MacEnulty (A&E)
Ed Harris / EMPIRE FALLS – Miles Roby (HBO)
Paul Newman / EMPIRE FALLS – Max Roby (HBO)
Christopher Plummer / OUR FATHERS – Cardinal Bernard Law (Showtime)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Tonantzin Carmelo / INTO THE WEST – Thunder Heart Woman (TNT)
S. Epatha Merkerson / LACKAWANNA BLUES – Rachel “Nanny” Crosby (HBO)
Cynthia Nixon / WARM SPRINGS – Eleanor Roosevelt (HBO)
Joanne Woodward / EMPIRE FALLS – Francine Whiting (HBO)
Robin Wright Penn / EMPIRE FALLS – Grace Roby (HBO)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Alan Alda / THE WEST WING – Arnold Vinick (NBC)
Patrick Dempsey / GREY’S ANATOMY – Dr. Derek Shepherd (ABC)
* Hugh Laurie / HOUSE – Dr. Gregory House (FOX)
Ian McShane / DEADWOOD – Al Swearengen (HBO)
Kiefer Sutherland / 24 – Jack Bauer (FOX)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Patricia Arquette / MEDIUM – Allison Dubois (NBC)
Geena Davis / COMMANDER IN CHIEF – Mackenzie Allen (ABC)
Mariska Hargitay / LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT – Det. Olivia Benson (NBC)
* Sandra Oh / GREY’S ANATOMY – Dr. Cristina Yang (ABC)
Kyra Sedgwick / THE CLOSER – Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson (TNT)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Larry David / CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM – Himself (HBO)
Sean Hayes / WILL & GRACE – Jack McFarland (NBC)
* Jason Lee / MY NAME IS EARL – Earl Hickey (NBC)
William Shatner / BOSTON LEGAL – Denny Crane (ABC)
James Spader / BOSTON LEGAL – Alan Shore (ABC)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Candice Bergen / BOSTON LEGAL – Shirley Schmidt (ABC)
Patricia Heaton / EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND – Debra Barone (CBS)
* Felicity Huffman / DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES – Lynette Scavo (ABC)
Megan Mullally / WILL & GRACE – Karen Walker (NBC)
* Mary-Louise Parker / WEEDS – Nancy Botwin (Showtime)

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series

Screen Actors Guild ceremonies airing Jan 29, 2006.

Golden Globe Awards

And the nominees are....

Drama Series
Commander in Chief, ABC
* Grey's Anatomy, ABC
* Lost, ABC
* Prison Break, Fox
Rome, HBO

Actress, Drama Series
Patricia Arquette, Medium
* Glenn Close, The Shield
Geena Davis, Commander in Chief
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer
Polly Walker, Rome

Actor, Drama Series
Patrick Dempsey, Grey's Anatomy
Matthew Fox, Lost
* Hugh Laurie, House
* Wentworth Miller, Prison Break
Kiefer Sutherland, 24

Series, Musical or Comedy
Curb Your Enthusiasm, HBO
Desperate Housewives, ABC
* Entourage, HBO
Everybody Hates Chris, UPN
My Name Is Earl, NBC
* Weeds, Showtime

Actress, Musical or Comedy
Marcia Cross, Desperate Housewives
Teri Hatcher, Desperate Housewives
* Felicity Huffman, Desperate Housewives
Eva Longoria, Desperate Housewives
* Mary Louise Parker, Weeds

Actor, Musical or Comedy
* Zach Braff, Scrubs
* Steve Carell, The Office
Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm
Jason Lee, My Name Is Earl
Charlie Sheen, Two and a Half Men

Miniseries or Movie
Empire Falls, HBO
Into the West, TNT
Lackawanna Blues, HBO
Sleeper Cell, Showtime
Viva Blackpool, BBC America
Warm Springs, HBO

Actress, Miniseries or Movie
Halle Berry, Their Eyes Were Watching God
Kelly MacDonald, The Girl in the Cafe
S. Epatha Merkerson, Lackawanna Blues
Cynthia Nixon, Warm Springs
Mira Sorvino, Human Trafficking

Actor, Miniseries or Movie
Kenneth Branagh, Warm Springs
Ed Harris, Empire Falls
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Elvis
Bill Nighy, The Girl in the Cafe
Donald Sutherland, Human Trafficking

Supporting Actress, Miniseries, Movie or Series
Candice Bergen, Boston Legal
Camryn Manheim, Elvis
* Sandra Oh, Grey's Anatomy
Elizabeth Perkins, Weeds
Joanne Woodward, Empire Falls

Supporting Actor, Miniseries, Movie or Series
Naveen Andrews, Lost
Paul Newman, Empire Falls
* Jeremy Piven, Entourage
Randy Quaid, Elvis
Donald Sutherland, Commander in Chief

Golden Globes ceremonies airing Jan 16, 2006.