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17 / SAG-AFTRA SPECIAL ISSUE 2020 / In March 2019, the SAG Awards randomly selected 2,500 active members to comprise the Film Nominating Committee and another 2,500 members to make up the Television Nominating Committee. Starting in May and continuingthrough early December, these two committees reviewed film and television projects submitted for consideration and voted for their favorites, resulting in the nominees listed on your ballot. Actor ® nominations for the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards were announced on Dec. 11 at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood by America Ferrera and Danai Gurira, an event that was carried live on, and Nominees for outstanding action performances by TV and film stunt ensembles were announced by SAG Awards Committee Chair JoBeth Williams and SAG Awards Committee member Elizabeth McLaughlin. Final Voting Voting opened Dec. 17. All active SAG-AFTRA members who paid their November 2019 dues by Monday, Dec. 2, are eligible to vote for the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards recipients. You must be an eligible voter to receive the voting instructions postcard and For Your Consideration offers from the studios and networks. For the latest information on voting, visit Also, make sure your SAG Awards emails do not go to spam. Add and the internet domains, and to your safe or approved senders list. Questions? If you have questions about the voting process, how to access digital screeners, receiving DVDs or anything else that has to do with viewing the nominated performances and casting your vote for the Screen Actors Guild Awards, simply email or call (323) 549-6598. Key Voting Dates FRIDAY, JAN. 3 This is the last day to request paper final ballots in lieu of online voting. If you want a paper final ballot, call (800) 961-8287. Have your SAG-AFTRA member ID ready when calling. FRIDAY, JAN. 17 AT NOON This is the voting deadline. Your votes for the year's outstanding performances must be received by the elections firm by noon PT no matter whether you vote online or by paper ballot. SUNDAY, JAN. 19 Today is the day! Watch the Red Carpet Pre-Show, presented by PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly, in partnership with TNT, live at 2:30 p.m. PT / 5:30 p.m. ET, including the announcement of the Stunt Ensemble recipients at 2:45 p.m. PT / 5:45 p.m. ET. The pre-show will livestream on PeopleTV, the streaming network from PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly, on,, and Then stay tuned for the SAG Awards ceremony, live on TNT and TBS at 5 p.m. PT / 8 p.m. ET. If you miss any part of the show, there will be a special encore showing on TNT at 7:45 p.m. PT / 10:45 p.m. ET.

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