Netflix and Apple lead SAG Award nominations with 'Squid Game' and 'Ted Lasso'

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It's different good twelvemonth for streaming astatine the SAG Awards nominations, but who and what got picked is decidedly antithetic this year. Netflix was inactive the frontrunner with 1 oregon much nominations successful astir each category, including aggregate picks for The Power of the Dog (three) and Squid Game (four) arsenic good arsenic idiosyncratic nods for productions similar Don't Look Up, Passing and Halston. However, Apple besides fared peculiarly good this twelvemonth — Ted Lasso received 5 nominations, portion The Morning Show racked up four. Coda and the not-quite-released The Tragedy of Macbeth besides burnished Apple's image.

Other services besides had their due. Amazon had occurrence with titles similar Being the Ricardos and The Tender Bar, portion Disney's empire made its beingness felt with nominations for The Handmaid's Tale and Disney+ bid similar Loki and The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

Netflix besides broke a taste bound — Squid Game is the first non-English bid to person a SAG nomination, not to notation the archetypal Korean series. This isn't wholly astonishing fixed Netflix's eagerness to nutrient worldwide blockbusters, but it's notable fixed however hard it has been for overseas releases to ace these awards.

Theater- and TV-first worldly inactive has a important beingness successful SAG's nominations. Nonetheless, it's evident the partial instrumentality to normalcy successful amusement lone had a constricted effect — streamed shows are inactive thriving successful the existent awards landscape.

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