Jeremy Irons has been nominated for a 2014 Screen Actors Guild Award for his role as King Henry IV in The Hollow Crown.
In a statement Jeremy Irons said:
“It was a real pleasure to play Henry IV on film surrounded by such a strong cast; and for Richard Eyre’s production to touch so many, reinforces Shakespeare’s relevance to today’s audience. For my performance to be included among those nominated by my peers in the Actors Guild is a great honour.”
The 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards presentation will be held on January 18, 2014 at the Shrine Auditorium & Exposition Center in Los Angeles. The awards will air live, in the USA, on TNT and TBS at 8:00pm EST.
Jeremy is nominated in the category of Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries.
Here are the nominees in his category:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Matt Damon as Scott Thorson – “Behind the Candelabra”
Michael Douglas as Liberace – “Behind the Candelabra”
Jeremy Irons as King Henry IV – “The Hollow Crown”
Rob Lowe as John F. Kennedy – “Killing Kennedy”
Al Pacino as Phil Spector – “Phil Spector”