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La La Land's Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling both receive SAG Awards nods

The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards have been announced.

La La Land co-stars Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling are both in the running for top honours at the 2017 Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards.

The duo, who star opposite each other in Damien Chazelle's critically acclaimed musical are both nominated in the female and male acting categories which honour outstanding performances in leading roles, it was announced on Wednesday (14Dec16).

Emma will face a fierce battle for the prize as she's up against Jackie star Natalie Portman (Jackie), Arrival's Amy Adams, Emily Blunt (Girl on the Train) and acting doyenne Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins).

Ryan meanwhile is set to compete with Denzel Washington who is nominated for his role in Fences, a film he also directed, Manchester by the Sea's Casey Affleck, Andrew Garfield (Hacksaw Ridge) and Viggo Mortensen (Captain Fantastic).

The nominations ceremony was hosted by actress Sophia Bush and the rapper Common at Los Angeles' Pacific Design Center.

The battle in the supporting acting categories look equally competitive, with Fences star Viola Davis taking on Moonlight's Naomie Harris, Nicole Kidman (Lion), Michelle Williams (Manchester by the Sea) and Octavia Spencer (Hidden Figures).

Moonlight's Mahershala Ali, Hell or High Water's Jeff Bridges, Florence Foster Jenkins' Hugh Grant, Dev Patel (Lion) and Aaron Taylor-Johnson will compete for the male supporting acting honours.

The Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture category includes nominations for Fences, Moonlight, Captain Fantastic, Hidden Figures and Manchester by the Sea.

Stars of TV were not forgotten during the nominations, with one notable battle taking place in the best male actor in a drama category, in which Game of Thrones' Peter Dinklage will face off against The Crown's John Lithgow, Mr Robot's Rami Malek, House of Cards' Kevin Spacey and This is Us star Sterling K. Brown.

Stranger Things' young star Millie Bobby Brown is set to face a number of more experienced actresses in the shape of her Stranger Things co-star Winona Ryder Westworld's Thandie Newton, House of Cards' Robin Wright, Claire Foy (The Crown).

The 23rd SAG Awards will be held on 29 January 2017.

A full list of acting nominees is below:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Casey Affleck - Manchester by the Sea

Andrew Garfield - Hacksaw Ridge

Ryan Gosling - La La Land

Viggo Mortensen - Captain Fantastic

Denzel Washington – Fences

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Amy Adams - Arrival

Emily Blunt - The Girl on the Train

Natalie Portman - Jackie

Emma Stone - La La Land

Meryl Streep - Florence Foster Jenkins

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Captain Fantastic

Fences

Hidden Figures

Manchester by the Sea

Moonlight

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Mahershala Ali - Moonlight

Jeff Bridges - Hell or High Water

Hugh Grant - Florence Foster Jenkins

Lucas Hedges - Manchester by the Sea

Dev Patel – Lion

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

Viola Davis - Fences

Naomie Harris - Moonlight

Nicole Kidman - Lion

Octavia Spencer - Hidden Figures

Michelle Williams - Manchester by the Sea

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

The Crown

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

Stranger Things

Westworld

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory

Blackish

Modern Family

Orange is the New Black

Veep

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series

Sterling K. Brown – This Is Us

Peter Dinklage - Game of Thrones

John Lithgow – The Crown

Rami Malek – Mr. Robot

Kevin Spacey – House of Cards

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series

Millie Bobby Brown – Stranger Things

Claire Foy – The Crown

Thandie Newton – Westworld

Winona Ryder – Stranger Things

Robin Wright – House of Cards

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson - Black-ish

Titus Burgess - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Ty Burrell - Modern Family

William H. Macy - Shameless

Jeffrey Tambor – Transparent

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series

Uzo Aduba - Orange is the New Black

Jane Fonda - Grace and Frankie

Ellie Kemper - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Julia Louis Dreyfus - Veep

Lily Tomlin - Grace and Frankie

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie

Riz Ahmed - The Night Of

Sterling K. Brown - People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime

Bryan Cranston - All the Way

John Turturro - The Night Of

Courtney B. Vance - People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie

Bryce Dallas Howard - Black Mirror

Felicity Huffman - American Crime

Audra MacDonald - Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill

Sarah Paulson - The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Kerry Washington - Confirmation

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