Since 1995, the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards have recognized outstanding achievements in films and television. And the 28th annual ceremony promises to be as controversial and star-studded as ever. The SAG Awards 2022 is already claiming headlines for its controversial selections in the acting categories. But one of the funniest categories pits Marvel Studios against Matrix ResurrectionMILF James Bond Adventure no time to die, and a surprising competitor.
The SAG Awards 2022 offered some surprising choices
The SAG Awards are considered by many in Hollywood to be one of the main predictors of which actors will be nominated for Academy Awards. If that’s the case, fans and industry insiders alike may have some big surprises on Oscar night. After all, the SAG Awards reportedly overlooked Oscar pioneers, such as story of the west, Licorice Pizza, And Tick, tick… BOOM!, all of which received only one nomination.
In the case of some categories, even the stars considered to be the leading contenders were completely omitted. For example, Kristen Stewart seemed destined – according to some – to win an Academy Award for her role as Princess Diana. wig, But while Stewart misses out on a SAG Award nomination, her Oscar gold chances seem slim.
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Marvel Studios faces tough competition in the first category
Because only members of the labor union SAG-AFTRA vote on the SAG awards, the film side has only six categories. These include performances by male and female actors as well as cast, leading and supporting roles for SAG’s Best Picture. But one of the most crowd-pleasing races will be in the final category, Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture.
The category debuted at the 14th Annual SAG Awards in 2008, when The Bourne Ultimatum Won. Two-time winner Marvel Studios has been nominated in 2022. But when Marvel faces Dune, Matrix Resurrection, And no time to dieOf course, its biggest competition actually comes from Marvel itself. The company is nominated for both Kali Mai And Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, This presents the possibility that the two superhero epics cancel each other out.
Superhero movies have good luck at the SAG Awards
On the one hand, Marvel Studios has reason to think that a SAG win is very much in its future. The last four winners in this category were all for superhero movies. In addition to Marvel’s own victory black Panther And avengers: endgame, Warner Bros. and DC Films won for both 2017 amazing lady and 2020 Wonder Woman 1984,
Of course, none of Marvel’s double nominations could lead to Kali Mai and not shang chi To get enough votes to win the day. But how black Panther conquered both Ant-Man and the Wasp And Avengers: Infinity WarMaybe Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige has nothing to worry about.
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