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Apple bags 12 SAG Award nominations for 'CODA,' 'Ted Lasso,' and 'The Morning Show'

Apple "The Morning Show"
Apple "The Morning Show" (Image credit: Apple TV+)

What you need to know

  • Apple TV+ has landed 12 SAG Award nominations.
  • The nominations include two recurring TV shows and a movie.
  • The winners will be announced on February 27.

Some of the biggest names on Apple TV+ have been nominated for SAG Awards, with CODA, Ted Lasso, and The Morning Show all involved. The winners will be announced during a live simulcast at the 28th Annual SAG Awards on TNT and TBS on Sunday, February 27, 2022.

CODA has picked up two SAG Award nominations with Troy Kotsur picking up a nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role while also becoming the first solo Deaf actor to receive a SAG Award nomination. The Tragedy of Macbeth isn't even available to stream yet, but Denzel Washington has been nominated for the Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role award, too. Shakespeare fans will be able to take in his performance from this Friday, January 14.

Other nominations include both Jennifer Anniston and Reese Witherspoon duking it out for the same award — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series — as well as five nominations for Ted Lasso and its stars. Four of those are across two categories, making for an interesting awards night.

The full rundown of nominations (opens in new tab) reads:

Motion Pictures (3)

  • Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - "CODA"
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role - Denzel Washington, "The Tragedy of Macbeth"
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role - Troy Kotsur, "CODA"

"The Morning Show" (4)

  • Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Billy Crudup
  • Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series - Jennifer Aniston
  • Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series - Reese Witherspoon

"Ted Lasso" (5)

  • Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Jason Sudeikis
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Brett Goldstein
  • Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series - Hannah Waddingham
  • Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series - Juno Temple

Apple TV+ continues to earn recognition for some of the best content on streaming TV right now — a bargain at just $4.99 per month. It's even better value if you take advantage of the Apple One subscription bundle, too.

Oliver Haslam
Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.