Matthew McConaughey wins at SAG Awards

Jan 19 2014, 5:54am CST | by

Matthew McConaughey wins at SAG Awards

Matthew McConaughey helped 'Dallas Buyers Club' win big at the 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards last night (01.18.14).

The star picked up the prize for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for his role as AIDs patient Ron Woodroof in the biographical drama, and he told people to "just keep living" in his acceptance speech.

He said: "There's a man I met 20 years ago. He escaped Russia. He was not even a carpenter, built a 17-foot boat and sailed across the Atlantic for decades he held the world record for smallest vessel single-man sailed across the Atlantic.

"He told me this, he said, 'A genius can be anybody he wants to, but a genius is always one person at a time.' So to that I say, that's what we get to do, isn't it?

"One man, one woman, one human. At a time. When we do it well. Just keep doing that. Just keep living."

Matthew's co-star Jared Leto also picked up an award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role thanks to his performance in the movie.

20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards:

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role - Matthew McConaughey, 'Dallas Buyers Club'

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role - Cate Blanchett, 'Blue Jasmine'

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role - Jared Leto, 'Dallas Buyers Club'

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role - Lupita Nyong'o, '12 Years A Slave'

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - 'American Hustle'

Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture - 'Lone Survivor'

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series - Bryan Cranston, 'Breaking Bad'

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series - Maggie Smith, 'Downton Abbey'

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series - Ty Burrell, 'Modern Family'

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series - Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, 'Veep'

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - 'Breaking Bad'

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series - 'Modern Family'

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries - Michael Douglas, 'Behind the Candelabra'

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries - Helen Mirren, 'Phil Spector'

Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series - 'Game Of Thrones'

Source: Bang Showbiz

 
 
 

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