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'12 Years A Slave' Tops Hollywood's SAG Nominees

'12 Years a Slave' tops Hollywood's SAG nominees as the first awards show of the season is now underway.
'12 Years A Slave' Tops Hollywood's SAG Nominees

Via AFP:

Historical drama "12 Years a Slave" topped nominations for the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards announced Wednesday, as Hollywood's annual prize-giving season gets into gear.

The movie directed by Steve McQueen scored four nominations, followed by three each for "August: Osage County," "Dallas Buyers Club" and "Lee Daniels' The Butler."

On the TV front, cult series "Breaking Bad" leads the race.

"12 Years a Slave" tells the story of Solomon Northup, a black man in 19th century New York state who is abducted and sold into slavery to work in the cotton fields.

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