“Argo” went back-to-back this weekend, winning the Screen Actors Guild ensemble award Sunday, a day after taking the Producers Guild of America Award for top feature.

Helmer-star Ben Affleck told the aud at the Shrine Auditorium, “We had more than 150 actors. They spoke in English; they spoke in Farsi; and the one thing that they had in common was that they came to work every single day, whether they had a line or a look to somebody, or two lines or 10 lines, or a bunch of stuff I couldn’t understand in Farsi, and they wanted to “kill” it to make the movie better.”

The winner of the SAG ensemble trophy has matched the best pic Oscar winner in eight of the last 17 years. However, last year SAG voters selected “The Help” while the Oscar went to “The Artist.”

In other film categories, “Lincoln” took a pair of trophies for Daniel Day-Lewis as lead actor and Tommy Lee Jones for supporting actor. Jennifer Lawrence won the actress trophy for “Silver Linings Playbook” and Anne Hathaway won in the motion picture supporting category for “Les Miserables.”

Affleck said backstage that he had not expected to win so he hadn’t prepared an acceptance speech. “You have great films like ‘Lincoln,’ ‘Les Mis,’ ‘Silver Linings,’ so I was OK with it (not winning),” he said. “I feel like I’m lucky to have a job.”

On the TV side, it was a big night for laffer “30 Rock,” which is in its final season.

Alec Baldwin won an unprecedented seventh straight actor in a comedy series trophy while co-star Tina Fey won for female actress, ending Betty White’s two-year streak for “Hot in Cleveland.”

However the comedy ensemble kudo went to “Modern Family” for the third consecutive time. It topped “30 Rock,” “Glee,” “The Big Bang Theory” and “Nurse Jackie.”

Baldwin started his acceptance by saying, “Oh my God. This is ridiculous.”

He then thanked castmate Fey and the writers, adding, “It’s the end of our show, everybody’s sad about that. Greatest experience I’ve ever had.”

Claire Danes won the female actor award for TV drama series for “Homeland” and Bryan Cranston took the male actor trophy for “Breaking Bad.” “It’s good to be bad,” Cranston quipped upon arriving onstage.

“Downton Abbey” copped the drama series trophy over “Boardwalk Empire,” which had won the past two years. Phyllis Logan accepted the award for the ensemble. “We were so not expecting this. Oh! Shut the French windows, honestly.”

Day-Lewis, who won his third SAG award, had been widely viewed as a favorite to win. “Have no doubt that this was an ensemble award,” Day-Lewis said in his acceptance.

Lawrence took the stage with a big thank-you to MTV. “I earned my SAG card when I was 14. I did an MTV promo for ‘My Super Sweet 16.’ And I remember getting it in the mail and it being the best day of my entire life, because it officially made me a professional actor, which put me in the category with all of you.”

Julianne Moore won the actress award in the movie/miniseries category for “Game Change” and Kevin Costner took the male actor kudo for “Hatfields & McCoys.”

SAG-AFTRA co-presidents Ken Howard and Roberta Rearson gave a joint address, noting that this was the first awards show since SAG and AFTRA members approved merging in March.

“Hello Mr. President,” Howard said to Day-Lewis. “I couldn’t resist.”

Reardon said,” “This is the newest strongest union for entertainment and media.”

Also during the ceremondy, SAG honored Dick Van Dyke with the lifetime achievement award.

Earlier in the evening, SAG award stunt ensemble trophies to the film “Skyfall” and the series “Game of Thrones.”

The entire SAG-AFTRA membership of about 150,000 was eligible to cast ballots. Actors constitute the largest branch of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences with 1,289 out of 6,663 active members, or about 20%.

Complete list of nominees and winners:


Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Leading Role
Bradley Cooper / Pat – “Silver Linings Playbook” (The Weinstein Company)
WINNER: Daniel Day-Lewis / Abraham Lincoln – “Lincoln” (Touchstone Pictures)
John Hawkes / Mark – “The Sessions” (Fox Searchlight)
Hugh Jackman / Jean Valjean – “Les Misérables” (Universal Pictures)
Denzel Washington / Whip Whitaker – “Flight” (Paramount Pictures)

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Leading Role
Jessica Chastain / Maya – “Zero Dark Thirty” (Columbia Pictures)
Marion Cotillard / Stephanie – “Rust And Bone” (Sony Pictures Classics)
WINNER: Jennifer Lawrence / Tiffany – “Silver Linings Playbook” (The Weinstein Company)
Helen Mirren / Alma Reville – “Hitchcock” (Fox Searchlight)
Naomi Watts / Maria – “The Impossible” (Summit Entertainment)

Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Supporting Role
Alan Arkin / Lester Siegel – “Argo” (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Javier Bardem / Silva – “Skyfall” (Columbia Pictures)
Robert De Niro / Pat, Sr. – “Silver Linings Playbook” (The Weinstein Company)
Philip Seymour Hoffman / Lancaster Dodd – “The Master” (The Weinstein Company)
WINNER: Tommy Lee Jones / Thaddeus Stevens – “Lincoln” (Touchstone Pictures)

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Supporting Role
Sally Field / Mary Todd Lincoln – “Lincoln” (Touchstone Pictures)
WINNER: Anne Hathaway / Fantine – “Les Misérables” (Universal Pictures)
Helen Hunt / Cheryl – “The Sessions” (Fox Searchlight)
Nicole Kidman / Charlotte Bless – “The Paperboy” (Millennium Entertainment)
Maggie Smith / Muriel Donnelly – “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” (Fox Searchlight)

Outstanding Performance By A Cast In A Motion Picture

WINNER: “Argo” (Warner Bros. Pictures)
Ben Affleck / Tony Mendez
Alan Arkin / Lester Siegel
Kerry Bishé / Kathy Stafford
Kyle Chandler / Hamilton Jordan
Rory Cochrane / Lee Schatz
Bryan Cranston / Jack O’Donnell
Christopher Denham / Mark Lijek
Tate Donovan / Bob Anders
Clea Duvall / Cora Lijek
Victor Garber / Ken Taylor
John Goodman / John Chambers
Scoot Mcnairy / Joe Stafford
Chris Messina / Malinov

“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” (Fox Searchlight)
Judi Dench / Evelyn Greenslade
Celia Imrie / Madge Hardcastle
Bill Nighy / Douglas Ainslie
Dev Patel / Sonny Kapoor
Ronald Pickup / Norman Cousins
Maggie Smith / Muriel Donnelly
Tom Wilkinson / Graham Dashwood
Penelope Wilton / Jean Ainslie

“Les Misérables” (Universal Pictures)
Isabelle Allen / Young Cosette
Samantha Barks / Eponine
Sacha Baron Cohen / Thénardier
Helena Bonham Carter / Madame Thénardier
Russell Crowe / Javert
Anne Hathaway / Fantine
Daniel Huttlestone / Gavroche
Hugh Jackman / Jean Valjean
Eddie Redmayne / Marius
Amanda Seyfried / Cosette
Aaron Tveit / Enjolras
Colm Wilkinson / Bishop

“Lincoln” (Touchstone Pictures)
Daniel Day-Lewis / Abraham Lincoln
Sally Field / Mary Todd Lincoln
Joseph Gordon-Levitt / Robert Todd Lincoln
Hal Holbrook / Preston Blair
Tommy Lee Jones / Thaddeus Stevens
James Spader / W.N. Bilbo
David Strathairn / William Seward

“Silver Linings Playbook” (The Weinstein Company)
Bradley Cooper / Pat
Robert De Niro / Pat, Sr.
Anupam Kher / Dr. Cliff Patel
Jennifer Lawrence / Tiffany
Chris Tucker / Danny
Jacki Weaver / Dolores


Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
WINNER: Kevin Costner / “Devil Anse” Hatfield – “Hatfields & Mccoys” (History)
Woody Harrelson / Steve Schmidt – “Game Change” (HBO)
Ed Harris / John Mccain – “Game Change” (HBO)
Clive Owen / Ernest Hemingway – “Hemingway & Gellhorn” (HBO)
Bill Paxton / Randall Mccoy – “Hatfields & Mccoys” (History)

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Television Movie Or Miniseries
Nicole Kidman / Martha Gellhorn – “Hemingway & Gellhorn” (HBO)
WINNER: Julianne Moore / Sarah Palin – “Game Change” (HBO)
Charlotte Rampling / Eva Delectorskaya – “Restless” (Sundance Channel)
Sigourney Weaver / Elaine Barrish Hammond – “Political Animals” (Usa)
Alfre Woodard / Ouiser – “Steel Magnolias” (Lifetime)

Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Drama Series
Steve Buscemi / Enoch “Nucky” Thompson – “Boardwalk Empire” (HBO)
WINNER: Bryan Cranston / Walter White – “Breaking Bad” (AMC)
Jeff Daniels / Will Mcavoy – “The Newsroom” (HBO)
Jon Hamm / Don Draper – “Mad Men” (AMC)
Damian Lewis / Nicholas Brody – “Homeland” (Showtime)

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Drama Series
WINNER: Claire Danes / Carrie Mathison – “Homeland” (Showtime)
Michelle Dockery / Lady Mary Crawley – “Downton Abbey” (PBS)
Jessica Lange / Sister Jude – “American Horror Story: Asylum” (FX)
Julianna Margulies / Alicia Florrick – “The Good Wife” (CBS)
Maggie Smith / Violet, Dowager Countess Of Grantham – “Downton Abbey” (PBS)

Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Comedy Series
WINNER: Alec Baldwin / Jack Donaghy – “30 Rock” (NBC)
Ty Burrell / Phil Dunphy – “Modern Family” (ABC)
Louis C.K. / Louie – “Louie” (FX)
Jim Parsons / Sheldon Cooper – “The Big Bang Theory” (CBS)
Eric Stonestreet / Cameron Tucker – “Modern Family” (ABC)

Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Comedy Series
Edie Falco / Jackie Peyton – “Nurse Jackie” (Showtime)
WINNER: Tina Fey / Liz Lemon – “30 Rock” (NBC)
Amy Poehler / Leslie Knope – “Parks And Recreation” (NBC)
Sofia Vergara / Gloria Delgado-Pritchett – “Modern Family” (ABC)
Betty White / Elka Ostrovsky – “Hot In Cleveland” (TV Land)

Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Drama Series
“Boardwalk Empire” (HBO)
Steve Buscemi / Enoch “Nucky” Thompson
Chris Caldovino / Tonino Sandrelli
Bobby Cannavale / Gyp Rosetti
Meg Chambers Steedle / Billie Kent
Charlie Cox / Owen Sleater
Jack Huston / Richard Harrow
Patrick Kennedy / Dr. Douglas Mason
Anthony Laciura / Eddie Kessler
Kelly Macdonald / Margaret Thompson
Gretchen Mol / Gillian Darmody
Vincent Piazza / Lucky Luciano
Paul Sparks / Mickey Doyle
Michael Stuhlbarg / Arnold Rothstein
Shea Whigham / Elias “Eli” Thompson
Anatol Yusef / Meyer Lansky

“Breaking Bad” (AMC)
Jonathan Banks / Mike Ehrmantraut
Betsy Brandt / Marie Schrader
Bryan Cranston / Walter White
Laura Fraser / Lydia Rodart-Quayle
Anna Gunn / Skyler White
Rj Mitte / Walter White, Jr.
Dean Norris / Hank Schrader
Bob Odenkirk / Saul Goodman
Aaron Paul / Jesse Pinkman
Jesse Plemons / Todd
Steven Michael Quezada / Gomez

WINNER: “Downton Abbey” (PBS)
Hugh Bonneville / Robert, Earl Of Grantham
Zoe Boyle / Lavinia Swire
Laura Carmichael / Lady Edith Crawley
Jim Carter / Mr. Carson
Brendan Coyle / John Bates
Michelle Dockery / Lady Mary Crawley
Jessica Brown Findlay / Lady Sybil Crawley
Siobhan Finneran / O’Brien
Joanne Froggatt / Anna
Iain Glen / Sir Richard Carlisle
Thomas Howes / William
Rob James-Collier / Thomas
Allen Leech / Tom Branson
Phyllis Logan / Mrs. Hughes
Elizabeth Mcgovern / Cora, Countess Of Grantham
Sophie Mcshera / Daisy
Lesley Nicol / Mrs. Patmore
Amy Nuttall / Ethel
David Robb / Dr. Clarkson
Maggie Smith / Violet, Dowager Countess Of Grantham
Dan Stevens / Matthew Crawley
Penelope Wilton / Isobel Crawley

“Homeland” (Showtime)
Morena Baccarin / Jessica Brody
Timothée Chalamet / Finn Walden
Claire Danes / Carrie Mathison
Rupert Friend / Peter Quinn
David Harewood / David Estes
Diego Klattenhoff / Mike Faber
Damian Lewis / Nicholas Brody
David Marciano / Virgil
Navid Negahban / Abu Nazir
Jackson Pace / Chris Brody
Mandy Patinkin / Saul Berenson
Zuleikha Robinson / Roya Hammad
Morgan Saylor / Dana Brody
Jamey Sheridan / Vice President Walden

“Mad Men” (AMC)
Ben Feldman / Michael Ginsberg
Jay R. Ferguson / Stan Rizzo
Jon Hamm / Don Draper
Jared Harris / Lane Pryce
Christina Hendricks / Joan Harris
Vincent Kartheiser / Pete Campbell
Robert Morse / Bertram Cooper
Elisabeth Moss / Peggy Olson
Jessica Paré / Megan Calvet Draper
Teyonah Parris / Dawn Chambers
Kiernan Shipka / Sally Draper
John Slattery / Roger Sterling
Rich Sommer / Harry Crane
Aaron Staton / Kenneth Cosgrove

Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Comedy Series

“30 Rock” (NBC)
Scott Adsit / Pete Hornberger
Alec Baldwin / Jack Donaghy
Tina Fey / Liz Lemon
Judah Friedlander / Frank Rossitano
Jane Krakowski / Jenna Maroney
Jack Mcbrayer / Kenneth Parcell
Tracy Morgan / Tracy Jordan

“The Big Bang Theory” (CBS)
Mayim Bialik / Amy Farrah Fowler
Kaley Cuoco / Penny
Johnny Galecki / Leonard Hofstadter
Simon Helberg / Howard Wolowitz
Kunal Nayyar / Rajesh Koothrappali
Jim Parsons / Sheldon Cooper
Melissa Rauch / Bernadette Rostenkowski

“Glee” (Fox)
Dianna Agron / Quinn Fabray
Chris Colfer / Kurt Hummel
Darren Criss / Blaine Anderson
Samuel Larsen / Joe Hart
Vanessa Lengies / Sugar Motta
Jane Lynch / Sue Sylvester
Jayma Mays / Emma Pillsbury
Kevin Mchale / Artie Abrams
Lea Michele / Rachel Berry
Cory Monteith / Finn Hudson
Heather Morris / Brittany Pierce
Matthew Morrison / Will Schuester
Alex Newell / Wade Adams/Unique
Chord Overstreet / Sam Evans
Amber Riley / Mercedes Jones
Naya Rivera / Santana Lopez
Mark Salling / Noah “Puck” Puckerman
Harry Shum, Jr. / Mike Chang
Jenna Ushkowitz / Tina Cohen-Chang

WINNER: “Modern Family” (ABC)
Aubrey Anderson-Emmons / Lily Tucker-Pritchett
Julie Bowen / Claire Dunphy
Ty Burrell / Phil Dunphy
Jesse Tyler Ferguson / Mitchell Pritchett
Nolan Gould / Luke Dunphy
Sarah Hyland / Haley Dunphy
Ed O’Neill / Jay Pritchett
Rico Rodriguez / Manny Delgado
Eric Stonestreet / Cameron Tucker
Sofia Vergara / Gloria Delgado-Pritchett
Ariel Winter / Alex Dunphy

“Nurse Jackie” (Showtime)
Mackenzie Aladjem / Fiona Peyton
Eve Best / Dr. Ellie O’Hara
Bobby Cannavale / Dr. Mike Cruz
Jake Cannavale / Charlie Cruz
Peter Facinelli / Dr. Fitch Cooper
Edie Falco / Jackie Peyton
Dominic Fumusa / Kevin Peyton
Arjun Gupta / Sam
Lenny Jacobson / Lenny
Ruby Jerins / Grace Peyton
Paul Schulze / Eddie Walzer
Anna Deavere Smith / Gloria Akalitus
Stephen Wallem / Thor Lundgren
Merritt Wever / Zoey Barkow

“The Office” (NBC)
Leslie David Baker / Stanley Hudson
Brian Baumgartner / Kevin Malone
Creed Bratton / Creed Bratton
Clarke Duke / Clark
Jenna Fischer / Pam Halpert
Kate Flannery / Meredith Palmer
Ed Helms / Andy Bernard
Mindy Kaling / Kelly Kapoor
Ellie Kemper / Erin Hannon
Angela Kinsey / Angela Martin
John Krasinski / Jim Halpert
Jake Lacey / Peter
Paul Lieberstein / Toby Flenderson
B.J. Novak / Ryan Howard
Oscar Nuñez / Oscar Martinez
Craig Robinson / Darryl Philbin
Phyllis Smith / Phyllis Vance
Catherine Tate / Nellie Bertram
Rainn Wilson / Dwight Schrute


Outstanding Action Performance By A Stunt Ensemble In A Motion Picture
“The Amazing Spider-Man” (Columbia Pictures)
“The Bourne Legacy” (Universal Pictures)
“The Dark Knight Rises” (Warner Bros. Pictures)
“Les Misérables” (Universal Pictures)
WINNER: “Skyfall” (Columbia Pictures)

Outstanding Action Performance By A Stunt Ensemble In A Television Series
“Boardwalk Empire” (HBO)
“Breaking Bad” (AMC)
WINNER: “Game Of Thrones” (HBO)
“Sons Of Anarchy” (FX)
“The Walking Dead” (AMC)

Screen Actors Guild 49th Annual Life Achievement Award
Dick Van Dyke