Screen Actors Guild Awards® Returns to TNT & TBS
On Sunday, April 4, 2021
LOS ANGELES (January 13, 2021) – The 27th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® will be simulcast on TNT and TBS on Sunday, April 4, 2021, at 9 p.m. (ET) / 6 p.m. (PT). An encore will air on TNT at 11 p.m. (ET) / 8 p.m. (PT). The SAG Awards season will kick off with a new take on the traditional nominations announcement, honoring the outstanding film and television performances of 2020*, on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 8 a.m. (PT).
Throughout these challenging times, our industry and our union members have proven their creativity and resilience in discovering new methods of storytelling while adapting to new safety protocols and procedures. We embrace that spirit as we re-imagine the SAG Awards with a one-hour special that highlights and expands on our signature I am an Actor opening and honors the outstanding performances of the past year.
The 27th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards production team will be led by SAG Awards Executive Producer Kathy Connell, with Avalon Harbor Entertainment and Hazy Mills Productions. Connell, Sean Hayes and Todd Milliner will again serve as Executive Producers.
A complete list of SAG Awards Key Dates can be found at: https://www.sagawards.org/awards/calendar
*SAG Awards Eligibility Period: January 1, 2020 - February 28, 2021
About the 27th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®
The 27th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®, presented by SAG-AFTRA with Screen Actors Guild Awards, LLC will be produced by Avalon Harbor Entertainment, Inc. and Hazy Mills Productions and will be simulcast live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, April 4, 2021, at 9 p.m. (ET) / 6 p.m. (PT). For more information about the SAG Awards®, SAG-AFTRA, TNT and TBS, visit sagawards.org/about.
About Avalon Harbor Entertainment
Avalon Harbor Entertainment, led by SAG Awards producers--Gloria Fujita O’Brien and five-time EMMY® Award nominee Benn Fleishman--has been producing the Screen Actors Guild Awards since the 21st annual telecast.
About Hazy Mills
Formed in 2004 by EMMY Award winners Sean Hayes and Todd Milliner, Hazy Mills Productions (HMP) has produced award-winning and critically-acclaimed content in television, film, branded content, theater, and books.
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