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"12 Years a Slave," "August: Osage County" top SAG nominations

Clark Gregg and SAG Awards Social Media Ambassador /Actress Sasha Alexander announce the nominees for the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Pacific Design Center on Wednesday December 11, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)
December 11, 2013 - 6:52 AM

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Steve McQueen's historic saga "12 Years a Slave," Jon Wells' dysfunctional family adaptation "August: Osage County," Jean-Marc Vallee's AIDS drama "Dallas Buyers Club," the White House servant tale "Lee Daniel's The Butler" top the list of outstanding performances for the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards with three nominations each.

Each film was nominated Wednesday for overall performance by their casts. Also nominated for best ensemble cast was David O. Russell's 1970s con artist romp "American Hustle."

"12 Years a Slave" also attained individual acting nominations for Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and Lupita Nyong'o. "August: Osage County" had individual nominations for Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts. "Dallas Buyers Club" also had nominations for Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto.

The SAG Awards will be presented Jan. 18.

News from © The Associated Press, 2013
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