'VEEP,' 'House of Cards' get nods from SAG

Baltimore-more made "Veep" and "House of Cards" scored more award nominations Wednesday as the Screen Actors Guild announced its 2014 nominees.

"Veep," the HBO political satire starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Vice President Selina Meyer, was nominated in the category of "Best Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Series." And Louis-Dreyfus, an Emmy winner in the role, was nominated as best comedy actress.

Earlier this month, "Veep" was also nominated as "Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television: Comedy" by the Producer's Guild.

Kevin Spacey, star of "House of Cards," was nominated Wednesday by SAG as best lead actor in a drama series for his work in the Netflix production.

"House of Cards," which was not nominated as best drama by SAG, was given a nomination as "Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television: Drama" by the Producers Guild.

David Zurawik

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