Mark Ruffalo, Kaley Cuoco And More React To 2021 SAG Award Nominations

The 27th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations are in, and as per usual the nominated stars were incredibly thankful for the honour.

Lily Collins and Daveed Diggs announced this year’s nominations on Instagram Live on Thursday morning, with the likes of “The Crown”, “Ozark” and “Schitt’s Creek” being among the many television shows honoured.

“Da 5 Bloods”, “One Night in Miami” and “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” were among the movies nabbing nods.

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Josh O’Connor was one of the first stars to react to his nomination, posting of his Male Actor in a Drama Series recognition for his role in “The Crown”: “Blimey. Thank you SAG Awards.”

Mark Ruffalo then posted of his “I Know This Much Is True” nod: “Thank you brothers and sisters of my Union for the nominations. No one knows acting better than you. Honoured to be nominated with the rest of our category. I admire them all.”

Kaley Cuoco added on her Instagram Story: “There are no words. Thank you SAG Awards. And our peers who recognized this phenomenal ensemble.”

Credit: Instagram/Kaley Cuoco
Credit: Instagram/Kaley Cuoco

She also shared in an Instagram Story video: “I’m alone in my house with no one to scream with, I’m crying. I am stunned.”

Dan Levy said how “proud” he was once again of the “Schitt’s Creek” team, posting:

Riz Ahmed then said in a statement to ET Canada of his Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role nom for “Sound of Metal”: “It means the world to be recognized by my peers and SAG with this nomination. I share this with the rest of the incredible cast Olivia Cooke, Paul Raci, Lauren Ridloff, Chelsea Lee, Shaheim, Dominico Toledo, Jeremy Lee Stone, and especially our Deaf actors who taught me what it truly means to listen and communicate.

“I hope Ruben’s story can inspire and give us all some strength in these challenging times. Thank you to Darius Marder, Amazon and Caviar.”

Daveed Diggs shared of his Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series nomination for “Hamilton”: “I’m honoured to be nominated by my peers for this award. It really is a special feeling. And all the love in the world to Lin, Tommy, Lac, and Andy, and all of my incredible cast mates for creating a space for me that so many people continue to find their way to and see something special in.

“‘Hamilton’ truly keeps on giving. And huge congratulations to Ethan Hawke for being recognized for ‘The Good Lord Bird!’ It is one of the projects I am most proud to have worked on and I watched him make one of the most incredible transformations I’ve ever seen every day. He deserves every bit of this. Love y’all.”

Ramy Youssef then said of being up for the Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series award for his role in “Ramy”: “Thank you for this awesome recognition. If you had told me in acting school that I was going to be a SAG nominee, I would have dropped out sooner.”

See more reactions below.

The winners at the 27th SAG Awards will be revealed during a live telecast on Sunday, April 4 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on Global.

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