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''Rocketman'' Actor Nabs Another Nomination

Written by Chief Editor.

As previously reported, Taron Egerton has received a Golden Globe nomination for playng Elton in Rocketman.

Now he's up for the Screen Actors Guild's award for 'Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role.'

Sharing a photograph of himself and Egerton on Instagram, Elton wrote: “So that’s the second nomination for @taron.egerton this week. And I couldn’t be prouder or more grateful to the @sagawards for recognising Taron’s fantastic performance in @rocketmanmovie

 “Taron showed extraordinary courage to not only act the part, but sing the part as well
“His transformation took my breath away and I felt like I was watching myself on the big screen.

“Congratulations once again dear Taron. And massive thanks to everyone at the #HFPA and @sagaftra giving him the honour. It’s been one helluva week!”

The ceremony, to be broadcast on TNT and TBS, will be held on Sunday, January 19, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. The show will begin at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, with red carpet coverage running beforehand.

If you prefer to stream the awards show, TNT and TBS subscribers can use their cable log-in to access the feed on the networks' Web sites, apps, and device apps like Roku, Apple TV,  and Amazon Fire TV Stick.