The ever-popular 'Ted Lasso' wins two SAG Awards for Apple TV+

Apple TV Plus' Ted Lasso
Apple TV Plus' Ted Lasso (Image credit: iMore / Apple)

What you need to know

  • Apple TV+ show Ted Lasso has won two SAG Awards.
  • The show picked up the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series award.
  • Star Jason Sudeikis won the Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series award.

The show that just can't stop winning awards was at it again during the SAG Awards ceremony yesterday with Apple TV's Ted Lasso picking up both personal and collective awards.

The hugely popular Apple TV+ show was able to match CODA in winning two awards.

  • Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - "Ted Lasso"
  • Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Jason Sudeikis in "Ted Lasso"

These are far from the only awards that Ted Lasso and Sudeikis have picked up, something Apple alluded to in its press release.

After garnering a record-breaking 20 nominations, freshman comedy "Ted Lasso" was recently honored with seven Emmy Awards, including Best Comedy Series. The series was also honored in 2021 with an esteemed Peabody Award for excellence in storytelling, and star Jason Sudeikis won Best Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series Award at the 2021 Screen Actors Guild Awards. Additionally, the hit show received three Critics Choice Awards last year.

Ted Lasso tells the story of "a small-time college football coach from Kansas hired to coach a professional soccer team in England, despite having no experience coaching soccer" and has proven massively popular among critics and viewers alike. If you aren't yet an Apple TV+ subscriber some would argue the show is worth paying for alone.

If you want to enjoy Ted Lasso in style, be sure to check out our list of the best Apple TV deals on the market today. You can of course watch Apple TV+ on just about anything that connects to the internet including iPhones, iPads, Macs, and of course Apple TV boxes.

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.