This morning, Marissa Tomei and Ted Danson announced the nominees for the 8th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. The nominees are selected by two randomly selected panels totaling 4200 SAG members in the United States.

...And the nominees in the feature film category are:

Best Actor in a Lead Role

Russell Crowe, A Beautiful Mind

Kevin Klein, Life As A House

Sean Penn, I Am Sam

Denzel Washington, Training Day

Tom Wilkinson, In The Bedroom

Best Actress in a Lead Role

Halle Berry, Monsters Ball

Jennifer Connolly, A Beautiful Mind

Judy Dench, Iris

Sissy Spacek, In The Bedroom

Renee Zellweger, Bridget Jones' Diary

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Jim Broadbent, Iris

Hayden Christensen, Life As A House

Ethan Hawke, Training Day

Ben Kingsley, Sexy Beast

Ian McKellen, Lord of the Rings:The Fellowship Of The Rings

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Cate Blanchett, Bandits

Judy Dench, The Shipping News

Cameron Diaz, Vanilla Sky

Dakota Fanning, I Am Sam

Helen Mirren, Gosford Park

Best Performance By An Ensemble

A Beautiful Mind

Gosford Park

In The Bedroom

Moulin Rouge

Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring

Some of the nominees come as quite a surprise. Will Smith, Nicole Kidman, Billy Bob Thornton, and Kate Winslet were thought to be heavy contenders, but now, the Oscars could be a lot more up in the air than anyone previously thought.

~Jane Doe