Thursday, January 26, 2012

SAG Winner Predictions: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

The competition: Kenneth Branagh’s Laurence Olivier (My Week with Marilyn), Armie Hammer’s number two man (J. Edgar), Jonah Hill’s numbers geek (Moneyball), Nick Nolte’s alcoholic father (Warrior), and Christopher Plummer’s newly out senior citizen (Beginners).

For your information: Branagh was nominated once before for TV and once for film, for “Othello” in 1995. Nolte was nominated in 1998 for his performance in “Affliction.” Plummer was nominated in this category two years ago for “The Last Station” and for the TV movie “Our Fathers” in 2005. None of these men are nominated in the ensemble category.

Who should win: Plummer

Who will win: Plummer

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