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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ensemble nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards highlight diversity in both film and television, including nods for “Beasts of No Nation,” ”Straight Outta Compton,” and “Orange is the New Black.” Yet, individual nominations, especially for movies, remained largely white — only adding to concerns this will be yet another monochromatic […]

TV & Film

Wednesday morning in Los Angeles the Screen Actors Guild announced the nominations for the upcoming SAG Awards. Among the nominees are actors Alfre Woodard and Denzel Washington for their performances on television and in film. Woodard’s nomination came for her role in the TV movie version of “Steel Magnolias,” in which she played Ouiser, a […]