‘Big Little Lies’ Big SAG Awards Winner

HBO’s Big Little Lies remained hot on the TV awards front, sweeping the acting SAG Awards in the best television movie or limited series category.

Nicole Kidman won the SAG Award for outstanding performance by a female actor in a television movies or limited series, while Alexander Skarsgard took home the trophy in the outstanding performance by a male actor in a television movie or limited series.

Kidman adds a SAG Award to her Emmy and Golden Globe award wins for her portrayal of Celeste Wright in the HBO limited drama series. Skarsgard also completes the three-peat with Emmy, Globe and SAG wins for the role of Perry Wright in the HBO series.

R. Thomas Umstead

R. Thomas Umstead serves as senior content producer, programming for Multichannel News, Broadcasting + Cable and Next TV. During his more than 30-year career as a print and online journalist, Umstead has written articles on a variety of subjects ranging from TV technology, marketing and sports production to content distribution and development. He has provided expert commentary on television issues and trends for such TV, print, radio and streaming outlets as Fox News, CNBC, the Today show, USA Today, The New York Times and National Public Radio. Umstead has also filmed, produced and edited more than 100 original video interviews, profiles and news reports featuring key cable television executives as well as entertainers and celebrity personalities.