SAG HONORS OUTSTANDING FILM AND TELEVISION PERFORMANCES
The Screen Actors Guild presented its coveted Actor statuette for outstanding motion picture and primetime television performances of 2009 at the 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony at the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center.
Sandra Bullock presented Betty White with SAG’s highest honor, the 46th Annual Life Achievement Award. Other individual awards went to Jeff Bridges, Sandra Bullock, Mo’Nique and Christoph Waltz for performances in motion pictures, and Kevin Bacon, Alec Baldwin, Drew Barrymore, Tina Fey, Michael C. Hall and Julianna Margulies for performances in television. The Actor for a motion picture cast performance went to “Inglourious Basterds” this year, while the Actors for television comedy and drama ensemble performances went this year to “Glee” and “Mad Men.” SAG’s honors for outstanding performances by a stunt ensemble in film and television were awarded to “Star Trek” and “24.”
PEOPLE magazine and the Entertainment Industry Foundation hosted the SAG Post-Awards Gala for the 14th year. This exclusive event, immediately following the SAG Awards on the back lot of the Shrine Exposition Center, honors the philanthropic causes and good works of SAG members. The gala benefits the SAG Foundation, which is currently celebrating its 25th year. Photos courtesy of SAG