A total of 66 interpreters, including Penelope Cruz, Belén Rueda, Óscar Jaenada or Paco León, are among the nominees for their work in film, theater and television of the 28th edition of the Awards of the Union of Actors and Actresses, to be held next March 11th at Teatro Circo Price of Madrid.
These actors have been chosen from over 1800 candidates, with the actors and actresses themselves choosing the winners. By number of nominated interpreters, The kingdom, the film by Rodrigo Sorogoyen, is the favorite in cinema.
The awards ceremony will be held on March 11 at the Teatro Circo Price in Madrid
Arde Madrid, Fariña Y The paper house occupy most nominations on television, while Billy Elliot, Talk to talk, The car of the innocents' and '1984' are the favorites in theater.
This year, as a novelty, the awards of the Union of Actors and Actresses have a new award for Best Actor and Actress in International Production, for which they are nominated in the male category Alberto Ammann for Narcos, Oscar Jaenada by Luis Miguel and Paco León for The house of flowers; and in the nominees are Penelope Cruz for American Crime Story: Versace and Belén Rueda and Natalia de Molina for You will not sleep.
This year, as a novelty, the awards of the Union of Actors and Actresses have a new award for Best Actor and Actress in International Production
In addition, at the ceremony that will take place on March 11 at the Teatro Circo Price, the other three special awards will be presented: the 'Lifetime Award', a recognition of the professional career of actors and actresses who already host his palmares Juan Margallo, José Sacristán or Concha Velasco, among others.
The "Special Award of the Union", granted by the Governing Board of the Union of Actors and Actresses, which recognizes the work and social commitment of a person or entity; and the 'Women in Union Award', awarded by the Union's Equality Secretariat for its commitment to equality.