Today the Screen Actors Guild announced their nominees for the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild awards and AMC has garnered five nominations. Breaking Bad received nods for outstanding performances in the television drama category for Anna Gunn, Bryan Cranston, the ensemble cast and the stunt team, while The Walking Dead nabbed a nod for stunt team, as well.
The cast of Breaking Bad‘s competition includes PBS’s Downton Abbey, Showtime’s Homeland and HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and Game of Thrones.
Bryan Cranston faces off with Boardwalk Empire’s Steve Buscemi, The Newsroom’s Jeff Daniels, Game of Throne’s Peter Dinklage and House of Cards’ Kevin Spacey. Anna Gunn, for her part, is up against Downton Abbey’s Maggie Smith, Homeland’s Claire Danes, American Horror Story: Coven’s Jessica Lange and Scandal’s Kerry Washington. Dead share their second nomination and some tough competition: Showtime’s Homeland and HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and Game of Thrones.
In the stunt category, both Breaking Bad and The Walking Dead are in the running. Also nominated are Showtime’s Homeland and HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and Game of Thrones.
The SAG Awards will be held on Sat., Jan. 18.