Miramax’s religious drama Doubt dominated the Screen Actors Guild nominations with five, followed by Milk and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button with three each — showing yet again that this year is a wide open awards race with the 5 top films for ensemble casts being Doubt, Frost/Nixon, Milk, Slumdog Millionaire, Benjamin Button:

Screen Actors Guild awards nominations

Richard Jenkins – The Visitor
Frank Langella – Frost/Nixon
Sean Penn – Milk
Brad Pitt – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Mickey Rourke – The Wrestler

Anne Hathaway – Rachel Getting Married
Angelina Jolie – Changeling
Melissa Leo – Frozen River
Meryl Streep – Doubt
Kate Winslet – Revolutionary Road

Supporting Actor
Josh Brolin – Milk
Robert Downey, Jr. – Tropic Thunder
Philip Seymour Hoffman – Doubt
Heath Ledger – The Dark Knight
Dev Patel – Slumdog Millionaire

Supporting Actress
Amy Adams – Doubt
Penelope Cruz – Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Viola Davis – Doubt
Taraji P. Henson – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Kate Winslet – The Reader

Ensemble Cast
Slumdog Millionaire
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Stunt Ensemble
The Dark Knight
Hellboy II: The Golden Army
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Iron Man

Actor in a television movie or miniseries
Ralph Fiennes – Bernard and Doris
Paul Giamatti – John Adams
Kevin Spacey – Recount
Kiefer Sutherland – 24: Redemption
Tom Wilkinson – John Adams

Actress in a television movie or miniseries
Laura Dern – Recount
Laura Linney – John Adams
Shirley Maclaine – Coco Chanel
Phylicia Rashad – A Raisin in the Sun
Susan Sarandon – Bernard And Doris

Actor in a drama series
Michael C. Hall – Dexter
Jon Hamm – Mad Men
Hugh Laurie – House
William Shatner – Boston Legal
James Spader – Boston Legal

Actress in a drama series
Sally Field – Brothers & Sisters
Mariska Hargitay – Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Holly Hunter – Saving Grace
Elisabeth Moss – Mad Men
Kyra Sedgwick – The Closer

Actor in a comedy series
Alec Baldwin – 30 Rock
Steve Carell – The Office
David Duchovny – Californication
Jeremy Piven – Entourage
Tony Shalhoub – Monk

Actress in a comedy series
Christina Applegate – Samantha Who?
America Ferrera – Ugly Betty
Tina Fey – 30 Rock
Mary-Louise Parker – Weeds
Tracey Ullman – Tracey Ullman’s State of the Union

Ensemble in a drama Series
Boston Legal
Mad Men
The Closer

Ensemble in a comedy series
30 Rock
Desperate Housewives
The Office

Stunt ensemble
Friday Night Lights
Prison Break
The Unit
The Closer

Life achievement award
James Earl Jones