Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
The Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role is an award given by the Screen Actors Guild to honor the finest acting achievements in film.
|SAG Award for Best Supporting Actress|
|Awarded for||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role|
|Location||Los Angeles, California|
|Currently held by||Allison Janney for I, Tonya (2017)|
Winners and nomineesEdit
- indicates the winner.
- † indicates the winner of the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
- ‡ indicates a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
- †† indicates the winner of the Academy Award for Best Actress for the same performance.
- ‡‡ indicates a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress for the same performance.
Occasions over the past 23 years did the winner of the SAG Award for Best Supporting Actress not win the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. This happened in:
- 1995: Kate Winslet (Sense and Sensibility) lost to Mira Sorvino (Mighty Aphrodite)
- 1996: Lauren Bacall (The Mirror Has Two Faces) lost to Juliette Binoche (The English Patient)
- 1998: Kathy Bates (Primary Colors) lost to Judi Dench (Shakespeare in Love)
- 2000: Judi Dench (Chocolat) lost to Marcia Gay Harden (Pollock). This is the first time in SAG Award history that the category's eventual Oscar winner went un-nominated by the SAG.
- 2001: Helen Mirren (Gosford Park) lost to Jennifer Connelly (A Beautiful Mind)
- 2007: Ruby Dee (American Gangster) lost to Tilda Swinton (Michael Clayton)
- 2008: Kate Winslet (The Reader) won Best Actress. Penélope Cruz (Vicky Cristina Barcelona) won Best Supporting Actress.
- 2 wins
- Kate Winslet (Sense and Sensibility (1995), The Reader (2008))
Note: Winners are indicated in bold type.
- 2 nominations
- Kathy Bates (Primary Colors (1998), About Schmidt (2002))
- Penélope Cruz (Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008), Nine (2009))
- Viola Davis (Doubt (2008), Fences (2016))
- Cameron Diaz (Being John Malkovich (1999), Vanilla Sky (2001))
- Sally Field (Forrest Gump (1994), Lincoln (2012))
- Holly Hunter (Thirteen (2003), The Big Sick (2017))
- Nicole Kidman (The Paperboy (2012), Lion (2016))
- Frances McDormand (Almost Famous (2000), North Country (2005))
- Helen Mirren (Gosford Park (2001), Trumbo (2015))
- Octavia Spencer (The Help (2011), Hidden Figures (2016))
- Michelle Williams (Brokeback Mountain (2005), Manchester by the Sea (2016))
- Renée Zellweger (Jerry Maguire (1996), Cold Mountain (2003))
- 3 nominations
- Amy Adams (Junebug (2005), Doubt (2008), The Fighter (2010))
- Judi Dench (Shakespeare in Love (1998), Chocolat (2000), The Shipping News (2001))
- Catherine Keener (Being John Malkovich (1999), Capote (2005), Into the Wild (2007))
- Julianne Moore (Boogie Nights (1997), Magnolia (1999), The Hours (2002))
- 4 nominations