News Update: '12 Years' and 'Dallas' SAG Awards nominations winners

News Update: '12 Years' and 'Dallas' SAG Awards nominations winners

Analyzing SAG's big day

The Screen Actors Guild announced the nominees for the 2014 SAG Awards and the big winners were "12 Years A Slave," "Dallas Buyers Club" and "Lee Daniels' The Butler." 

HitFix's Daniel Fienberg and I took some time to chat about the nominations and whether they can really have an impact on this year's Oscar race. You can watch our conversation in the video embedded at the top of this post.

2014 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominees - complete list

2014 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominees - complete list

'12 Years A Slave' and 'Breaking Bad' lead with 4 nods each

The Screen Actors Guild announced this year's nominees for the 2014 SAG Awards. The winners will be announced during a live telecast on TNT and TBS on Saturday, Jan. 18. The nominees are as follows...

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Tyler Perry reacts to news of Paul Rudd's 'SNL' Madea

Tyler Perry reacts to news of Paul Rudd's 'SNL' Madea

Um, did Tika Sumpter just forget her role in the movie?

If you happened to watch "Saturday Night Live" last weekend, you might have caught the show's spoof on the recent trend of African-American themed holiday films entitled "White Christmas."  The skit featured Paul Rudd as a Caucasian version of Tyler Perry's signature Madea character as well as also poking fun at the box office smash "The Best Man Holiday."  Conveniently, HitFix spoke to Perry, who was promoting "A Madea Christmas," less than 12 hours after the skit aired and asked him what his reaction was.

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Ranking Tom Hanks' 10 all-time greatest performances

Ranking Tom Hanks' 10 all-time greatest performances

Did 'Captain Phillips' or 'Saving Mr. Banks' make the cut?

It's probably not fair to say Tom Hanks has experienced a comeback over the past year. He's always been here. His side job as a movie and TV producer has just stolen some of his free time over the past decade or so. 2013 is a watershed for Hanks, however, with acclaimed performances in two Oscar contenders, "Captain Phillips" and "Saving Mr. Banks," now on his resume. "Phillips" has already earned over $100 million domestic, "Banks" is expected to be a major holiday hit and he could earn Academy Award nominations for both films. So on second thought, maybe it's a pseudo comeback.

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<p>Chloe Grace Moretz and Keira Knightley in Lynn Shelton's &quot;Laggies.&quot;</p>

Chloe Grace Moretz and Keira Knightley in Lynn Shelton's "Laggies."

2014 Sundance Film Festival Premieres slate includes Michael Fassbender, Ryan Reynolds and 'The Raid 2'

Big stars and impressive directors for premiere slate

The Sundance Institute announced its highly anticipated premieres slate for this year's 2014 Sundance Film Festival today and it features some returning filmmakers, more big stars, a highly anticipated sequel and a Nick Offerman one-man show.

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<p>&quot;Gravity&quot;&nbsp;and &quot;Her&quot;&nbsp;provided Warner Bros. with a surprisingly potent LAFCA haul.</p>

"Gravity" and "Her" provided Warner Bros. with a surprisingly potent LAFCA haul.

Contender Countdown: 'Gravity' and 'Her' rise in the race

Not the best week for '12 Years A Slave'

What a week. We knew that the end of year honors from the nation's preeminent critics groups would send a ripple through the best picture race. We didn't know it would send a shockwave.

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<p>Battle of the divas as Adele goes up against Lana Del Rey in the best song written for visual media category at the 56th Grammy Awards.</p>

Battle of the divas as Adele goes up against Lana Del Rey in the best song written for visual media category at the 56th Grammy Awards.

It's Adele vs. Lana Del Rey at the 2014 Grammys as 'Skyfall' and 'Gatsby' face off

Familiar and not-so familiar players in the film, TV and media categories

Adele won a Golden Globe and an Academy Award for her iconic ballad "Skyfall" from last year's 007 blockbuster, but will Lana Del Rey's "Young and Beautiful" end her winning streak at the 56th Grammy Awards?

Yes, it's unlikely, isn't it? Adele is royalty. She rarely loses.

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Watch the Best Original Song lock 'Let it Go' from 'Frozen' sung by Idina Menzel

Watch the Best Original Song lock 'Let it Go' from 'Frozen' sung by Idina Menzel

Will we ever see the 'Wicked' star sing it live?

The Best Original Song Oscar race was effectively over after "Frozen's" massive box office take this past weekend. The film's critical acclaim and record Thanksgiving animated haul has put Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez's "Let it Go," sung by Tony Award winner Idina Menzel,  in the driver's seat to win the coveted Academy Award. In fact, Menzel's version of the song is actually outselling the Demi Lovato cover version on iTunes at the moment.

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Golden Globes 2014 Contenders: Who is a lock for a nod and who's not?

Golden Globes 2014 Contenders: Who is a lock for a nod and who's not?

Everyone's favorite Foreign Press Association is back

As Amy Poehler succinctly noted last January, it's once again time for the Golden Globes. The one night a year where the beautiful people of film rub shoulders with the rat-faced people of television (we kid).  Of course, that also means some of Hollywood's biggest names need to socialize with the dreaded Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) in order to get that Golden Globes boost.  While the Globes mean little in terms of actual Oscar nominations or final wins, they have been a big help at the box office. And, when it all comes down to it, that's what really matters most in awards season: money.

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Kristen Stewart, Anne Hathaway and Lena Dunham highlight 2014 Sundance Film Festival lineup

Kristen Stewart, Anne Hathaway and Lena Dunham highlight 2014 Sundance Film Festival lineup

A complete look at the U.S., World and Next competition slate

The Sundance Institute announced the initial wave of narrative films and documentaries for the 2014 Sundance Film Festival today and it features one of the more star-studded competition lineups in the film's history.

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