Screen Actors Guild Awards Fast Facts

(CNN)Here is some background information about the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Facts:.
The nominees and winners are chosen by the members of the Screen Actors Guild.

Two panels (film and television), each comprised of 2,200 randomly chosen members, select the nominees. All active members of the SAG-AFTRA may vote for winners in all categories.

    The winners receive The Actor, the statuette for outstanding performance.

    2016 Winners:
    Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

    Brie Larson ("Room")

    Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
    Leonardo DiCaprio ("The Revenant")

    Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
    Alicia Vikander ("The Danish Girl")

    Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
    Idris Elba ("Beasts of No Nation")

    Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
    "Spotlight"

    Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
    Viola Davis ("How to Get Away with Murder")

    Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
    Kevin Spacey ("House of Cards")

    Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
    Uzo Aduba ("Orange is the New Black")

    Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
    Jeffrey Tambor ("Transparent")

    Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
    "Downton Abbey"

    Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
    "Orange is the New Black"

    Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
    Queen Latifah ("Bessie")

    Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
    Idris Elba ("Luther")

    Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Motion Picture
    "Mad Max: Fury Road"

    Outstanding Action Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Comedy or Drama Series
    "Game of Thrones"

    Screen Actors Guild 52nd Annual Life Achievement Award
    Carol Burnett