SAG Award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series
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Awarded forOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
LocationLos Angeles, California
Presented bySAG-AFTRA
Currently held byJason Sudeikis for Ted Lasso (2021)
Websitesagawards.org

The Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series is an award given by the Screen Actors Guild to honor the finest acting achievements by a male actor on a comedy television series. The award is for both lead and supporting characters.

Winners and nominees

  indicates the winner.

1990s

Year Nominee Serie Role(s) Network
1994

(1st)

Jason Alexander Seinfeld George Costanza NBC
John Goodman Roseanne Dan Conner ABC
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane NBC
David Hyde Pierce Niles Crane
Paul Reiser Mad About You Paul Buchman
1995

(2nd)

David Hyde Pierce Frasier Niles Crane NBC
Jason Alexander Seinfeld George Costanza
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane
Paul Reiser Mad About You Paul Buchman
Michael Richards Seinfeld Cosmo Kramer
1996

(3rd)

John Lithgow 3rd Rock from the Sun Dick Solomon NBC
Jason Alexander Seinfeld George Costanza
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane
David Hyde Pierce Niles Crane
Michael Richards Seinfeld Cosmo Kramer
1997

(4th)

John Lithgow 3rd Rock from the Sun Dick Solomon NBC
Jason Alexander Seinfeld George Costanza
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane
David Hyde Pierce Niles Crane
Michael Richards Seinfeld Cosmo Kramer
1998

(5th)

Michael J. Fox Spin City Mike Flaherty ABC
Jason Alexander Seinfeld George Costanza NBC
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane
Peter MacNicol Ally McBeal John Cage Fox
David Hyde Pierce Frasier Niles Crane NBC
1999

(6th)

Michael J. Fox Spin City Mike Flaherty ABC
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane NBC
Peter MacNicol Ally McBeal John Cage Fox
David Hyde Pierce Frasier Niles Crane NBC
Ray Romano Everybody Loves Raymond Ray Barone CBS

2000s

Year Nominee Serie Role(s) Network
2000

(7th)

Robert Downey Jr. Ally McBeal Larry Paul Fox
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane NBC
Sean Hayes Will & Grace Jack McFarland NBC
Peter MacNicol Ally McBeal John Cage Fox
David Hyde Pierce Frasier Niles Crane NBC
2001

(8th)

Sean Hayes Will & Grace Jack McFarland NBC
Peter Boyle Everybody Loves Raymond Frank Barone CBS
Kelsey Grammer Frasier Frasier Crane NBC
David Hyde Pierce Niles Crane
Ray Romano Everybody Loves Raymond Ray Barone CBS
2002

(9th)

Sean Hayes Will & Grace Jack McFarland NBC
Matt LeBlanc Friends Joey Tribbiani
Bernie Mac The Bernie Mac Show Bernie McCullough Fox
Ray Romano Everybody Loves Raymond Ray Barone CBS
Tony Shalhoub Monk Adrian Monk USA
2003

(10th)

Tony Shalhoub Monk Adrian Monk USA
Peter Boyle Everybody Loves Raymond Frank Barone CBS
Brad Garrett Robert Barone
Sean Hayes Will & Grace Jack McFarland NBC
Ray Romano Everybody Loves Raymond Ray Barone CBS
2004

(11th)

Tony Shalhoub Monk Adrian Monk USA
Jason Bateman Arrested Development Michael Bluth Fox
Sean Hayes Will & Grace Jack McFarland NBC
Ray Romano Everybody Loves Raymond Ray Barone CBS
Charlie Sheen Two and a Half Men Charlie Harper
2005

(12th)

Sean Hayes Will & Grace Jack McFarland NBC
Larry David Curb Your Enthusiasm Himself HBO
Jason Lee My Name Is Earl Earl Hickey NBC
William Shatner Boston Legal Denny Crane ABC
James Spader Alan Shore
2006

(13th)

Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Steve Carell The Office Michael Scott
Jason Lee My Name Is Earl Earl Hickey
Jeremy Piven Entourage Ari Gold HBO
Tony Shalhoub Monk Adrian Monk USA
2007

(14th)

Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Steve Carell The Office Michael Scott
Ricky Gervais Extras Andy Millman HBO
Jeremy Piven Entourage Ari Gold
Tony Shalhoub Monk Adrian Monk USA
2008

(15th)

Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Steve Carell The Office Michael Scott
David Duchovny Californication Hank Moody Showtime
Jeremy Piven Entourage Ari Gold HBO
Tony Shalhoub Monk Adrian Monk USA
2009

(16th)

Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Steve Carell The Office Michael Scott
Larry David Curb Your Enthusiasm Himself HBO
Tony Shalhoub Monk Adrian Monk USA
Charlie Sheen Two and a Half Men Charlie Harper CBS

2010s

Year Nominee Serie Role(s) Network
2010

(17th)

Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Ty Burrell Modern Family Phil Dunphy ABC
Steve Carell The Office Michael Scott NBC
Chris Colfer Glee Kurt Hummel Fox
Ed O'Neill Modern Family Jay Pritchett ABC
2011

(18th)

Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Ty Burrell Modern Family Phil Dunphy ABC
Steve Carell The Office Michael Scott NBC
Jon Cryer Two and a Half Men Alan Harper CBS
Eric Stonestreet Modern Family Cameron Tucker ABC
2012

(19th)

Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Ty Burrell Modern Family Phil Dunphy ABC
Louis C.K. Louie Louie FX
Jim Parsons The Big Bang Theory Dr. Sheldon Cooper CBS
Eric Stonestreet Modern Family Cameron Tucker ABC
2013

(20th)

Ty Burrell Modern Family Phil Dunphy ABC
Alec Baldwin 30 Rock Jack Donaghy NBC
Jason Bateman Arrested Development Michael Bluth Netflix
Don Cheadle House of Lies Marty Kaan Showtime
Jim Parsons The Big Bang Theory Dr. Sheldon Cooper CBS
2014

(21st)

William H. Macy Shameless Frank Gallagher Showtime
Ty Burrell Modern Family Phil Dunphy ABC
Louis C.K. Louie Louie FX
Jim Parsons The Big Bang Theory Dr. Sheldon Cooper CBS
Eric Stonestreet Modern Family Cameron Tucker ABC
2015

(22nd)

Jeffrey Tambor Transparent Maura Pfefferman Prime Video
Ty Burrell Modern Family Phil Dunphy ABC
Louis C.K. Louie Louie FX
William H. Macy Shameless Frank Gallagher Showtime
Jim Parsons The Big Bang Theory Dr. Sheldon Cooper CBS
2016

(23rd)

William H. Macy Shameless Frank Gallagher Showtime
Anthony Anderson Black-ish Andre "Dre" Johnson Sr. ABC
Tituss Burgess Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Titus Andromedon Netflix
Ty Burrell Modern Family Phil Dunphy ABC
Jeffrey Tambor Transparent Maura Pfefferman Prime Video
2017

(24th)

William H. Macy Shameless Frank Gallagher Showtime
Anthony Anderson Black-ish Andre "Dre" Johnson Sr. ABC
Aziz Ansari Master of None Dev Shah Netflix
Larry David Curb Your Enthusiasm Himself HBO
Sean Hayes Will & Grace Jack McFarland NBC
Marc Maron GLOW Sam Sylvia Netflix
2018

(25th)

Tony Shalhoub The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Abe Weissman Prime Video
Alan Arkin The Kominsky Method Norman Newlander Netflix
Michael Douglas Sandy Kominsky
Bill Hader Barry Barry Berkman / Barry Block HBO
Henry Winkler Gene Cousineau
2019

(25th)

Tony Shalhoub The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Abe Weissman Prime Video
Alan Arkin The Kominsky Method Norman Newlander Netflix
Michael Douglas Sandy Kominsky
Bill Hader Barry Barry Berkman / Barry Block HBO
Andrew Scott Fleabag The Priest Prime Video

2020s

Year Nominee Serie Role(s) Network
2020

(27th)

Jason Sudeikis Ted Lasso Ted Lasso Apple TV+
Nicholas Hoult The Great Peter III of Russia Hulu
Dan Levy Schitt's Creek David Rose Pop TV
Eugene Levy Johnny Rose
Ramy Youssef Ramy Ramy Hassan Hulu
2021

(28th)

Jason Sudeikis Ted Lasso Ted Lasso Apple TV+
Michael Douglas The Kominsky Method Sandy Kominsky Netflix
Brett Goldstein Ted Lasso Roy Kent Apple TV+
Steve Martin Only Murders in the Building Charles Haden-Savage Hulu
Martin Short Oliver Putnam

Superlatives

Superlative Male Actor - Drama Series Male Actor - Comedy Series Overall
Actor with most awards James Gandolfini 3 Alec Baldwin 7 Alec Baldwin 7
Actor with most nominations Dennis Franz 8 Tony Shalhoub 9 Tony Shalhoub 9
Actor with most nominations
without ever winning
Jon Hamm 6 Kelsey Grammer 8 Kelsey Grammer 8
Television program with most wins The Sopranos 3 30 Rock 7 30 Rock 7
Television program with most nominations NYPD Blue 13 Frasier 16 Frasier 16

Trivia

Multiple wins

7 wins
4 wins
3 wins
2 wins

Single wins

1 win

Multiple nominees

See also