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The 2022 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations were announced Wednesday. Here are a few nominee statements of gratitude and "holy f---ing s---"!

Stars react to their 2022 SAG nominations

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Male Actor in a Comedy Series, Comedy Ensemble

Michael Douglas,
The Kominsky Method

"Great way to start off the New Year. Thank you to all my peers who voted. Kominsky Method was a career highlight from start to finish."


Male Actor in a Leading Role Motion Picture

Benedict Cumberbatch,
the power of the dog

"I'm truly humbled and honored to be nominated by my peers... to be recognized by those who know and understand this wonderful craft we get to practice is just fantastic.”


Female Actor in a Supporting Role Motion Picture

kirsten dunst,
the power of the dog

“The fact that I got to play Rose in The Power of The Dog along with a great ensemble of actors and the genius that is Jane Campion has far exceeded any dream I could have.”

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Male Actor in a Motion Picture

javier bardem,
being the ricardos

"Just woke up to the news and overjoyed!!!... Lucille Ball may have never had a chance to be nominated for a SAG Award... but I'll happily accept this nomination in her honor. “


Female Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series

Margaret Qualley,

"This is so cool! All I hope for when I'm making something is that the people I look up to see me and think I'm alright. I'm so flattered and I really love being a part of this community!"

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Male Actor In a Drama Series, Drama Ensemble

Lee Jung-jae,
squid game

 "I am speechless and beyond excited to be nominated, not just individually but for our entire Squid Game team! I vividly remember the precious moments we shared together...”


Female Actor In a Drama Series, Drama Ensemble

Jung Ho-yeon,
squid game

“I was truly taken by surprise that I was nominated. I'm just happy knowing that my photo is going to appear alongside that of Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Elizabeth Moss, and Sarah Snook."

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Male Actor in a Comedy Series

Brett Goldstein,
ted lasso

"Holy fxxxing sxxt! It means the world to be recognized by my peers and SAG. I am so pleased to be nominated with my phenomenal cast.” 

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