Stunt Performers from “Lone Survivor” and “Game of Thrones” are Recipients of the Honors for Outstanding Action Performances by Film and Television Stunt Ensembles
LOS ANGELES (Jan. 18, 2014) — The stunt performers and coordinators from “Lone Survivor” and “Game of Thrones” are recipients of this year’s Honors for Outstanding Action Performances by Film and Television Stunt Ensembles, it was announced today from the “20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®” red carpet by Screen Actors Guild Awards Committee members Scott Bakula and Shelley Fabares. The announcement was made on the live “20th Annual SAG Awards Red Carpet Show,” webcast on sagawards.tntdrama.com, tbs.com and PEOPLE.com which streams until 8:00 p.m. (ET) / 5:00 p.m. (PT).
The Stunt Ensemble Honors commend work within the stunt community during 2013 and recognize stunt performers and coordinators. Nominees that were chosen by their respective SAG Awards® film and television nominating committees — each consisting of 2,200 SAG-AFTRA members from around the country, randomly selected anew each year — were announced on Dec. 11, 2013. Balloting procedures to choose the final recipients were sent to more than 100,000 eligible voting members of SAG-AFTRA on Dec. 16. Voting closed on Friday, Jan. 17 at noon (PT). Results were sealed by the Guild’s official election teller until Bakula and Fabares announced them on the SAG Awards red carpet. The recipients are:
Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture
LONE SURVIVOR (universal pictures)
Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series
Game of Thrones (HBO)
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