Heath Ledger (left) and Kate Winslet
Lisa Rose/JPI; Tsuni/Gamma USA
12/18/2008 at 09:45 AM EST
scored two chances to take home a SAG Award when the nominations were announced Thursday morning.
The actress was recognized by her peers in the Screen Actors Guild as both a lead and supporting actress for her current holiday releases, Revolutionary Road
and The Reader
"To be recognized in this manner, by our peers, is a great honor," Winslet said in a statement.
Meanwhile, writer-director John Patrick Shanley's Doubt
– starring the nominated Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams and Viloa Davis – led the movie pack, with five nods.
The late Heath Ledger
, recently nominated
for a Golden Globe for his Joker in The Dark Knight
, also joins the SAG best supporting actor category for the role.
got a special 45th birthday present Thursday: a leading actor nod for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
. Angelina Jolie
was also recognized, for Changeling
Sean Penn racked up two nominations for Milk
On the TV side, Christina Applegate
and Tina Fey will square off for the lead actress in a TV comedy category (for Samantha Who?
and 30 Rock
, respectively), while Mad Men, 30 Rock, John Adams
and The Closer
and their stars generated three nods each.
For a complete list of nominations, click here
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