SAG Awards nominations come from two panels — one for film, one for TV — comprising roughly 2,200 randomly chosen voters from within the membership. But every SAG-AFTRA member in good standing — 116,741, per the group's count — chooses the winners. That kind of volume usually results in safe choices, particularly on the television side. Here are my predictions for the Jan. 30 ceremony:
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The nominees: "Beasts of No Nation," "The Big Short," "Spotlight," "Straight Outta Compton," "Trumbo"
And the winner is: "Spotlight." The actors in this...