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Jacob Tremblay Hits the Dance Floor (Again!) and Has a Twinning Moment with Idris Elba After the SAG Awards

Originally posted 01/31/2016 11:00AM

This weekend's Screen Actors Guild Awards meant another another really charming awards show appearance by 9-year-old Room star Jacob Tremblay and his awesome dance moves.

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SAG Awards: What You Didn't See on TV and at the After-Party!

UpdatePosted 01/30/2016 11:10PM

SAG Awards: What You Didn't See on TV and at the After-Party!

Originally posted 01/31/2016 01:45AM

The Screen Actors Guild Awards was another one for the books with actors graciously taking to the stage to accept their awards during the televised event.

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Idris Elba Is Having the Best Night Ever at the SAG Awards

Originally posted 01/30/2016 10:00PM

Sure, you might think you're having a great Saturday night – maybe you're even at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, rubbing elbows with the stars of your favorite movies and TV shows – but there's no way that you're having a better night than Idris Elba.

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'Welcome to Diverse TV': Actors of Color Dominate Screen Actors Guild Awards Amid Oscars Controversy

'Welcome to Diverse TV': Actors of Color Dominate Screen Actors Guild Awards Amid Oscars Controversy

Originally posted 01/30/2016 09:35PM

Actors of color won big at the Screen Actors Guild Awards Saturday night, a counterpoint to the controversy surrounding the Oscars nominating zero non-white stars for the second year in a row.

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UpdatePosted 01/30/2016 09:30PM

Idris Elba Talks Diversity – and Reveals the Very Different Role He Wants to Tackle

Originally posted 01/30/2016 08:05PM

Idris Elba is weighing in on one of the most controversial topics this awards season – diversity in Hollywood.

He took the stage with his Beasts of No Nations costar Abraham Attah, telling the audience "welcome to diverse TV."

The issue has come to the forefront after no actors or actresses of color were nominated for Academy Awards for the second year in a row.


During PEOPLE's preshow for the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Awards, Elba spoke out for greater diversity in movies and TV, noting some people have said " 'Forget diversity, just diverse TV.' "

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Luther's Idris Elba Wins the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries

Originally posted 01/30/2016 09:15PM

It's been a huge night for Idris Elba!

The actor took home the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by a male actor in a television movie or miniseries for his role in Luther on Saturday night.

The award was presented by Brie Larson and Elba's 9-year-old fellow nominee Jacob Tremblay, who adorably remembered his first nomination for this year's Room.

"Two wins in one night, that's incredible" said Elba, 43, in his acceptance speech, referencing his earlier win for best actor in Beasts of No Nation. "I want to shout out my beautiful children. When dad goes away, I think about you so much."

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Our SAG Red Carpet Crushes: Cute Dude SuperlativesĀ 

Our SAG Red Carpet Crushes: Cute Dude SuperlativesĀ 

Originally posted 01/30/2016 09:05PM

Valentine's Day is fast approaching, and the Screen Actors Guild Awards red carpet was teaming with dapper gentleman for whom we couldn't help but yearn (and swoon, and squeal).

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Beasts of No Nation's Idris Elba Wins the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Originally posted 01/30/2016 08:55PM

The Screen Actors Guild made it clear that Idris Elba's supporting role in Beast of No Nation was worthy of a leading turn at the podium on Saturday night – even if Elba was not nominated for an Oscar.

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Will Idris Elba and Helen Mirren Each Take Home Two SAG Awards? Here's What the Odds Say

Originally posted 01/30/2016 06:25PM

We are doubly blessed to have both Idris Elba and Helen Mirren in our lives, so it seems fair that both of these actors received two individual Screen Actors Guild Award nominations this year.

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Inside the Oscars' Controversial History of Recognizing (and Overlooking) Minorities & Women

Inside the Oscars' Controversial History of Recognizing (and Overlooking) Minorities & Women

Originally posted 01/19/2016 05:10PM

The Oscars' history of recognizing – and overlooking – minorities and women has led to milestone wins and headline-making controversies.

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