Since the creation of the SAG Awards in 1995, only white men had been named the winner of this race that combines both lead and supporting performances from TV dramas. The four non-white actors previously nominated here were Brown, Hector Elizondo (“Chicago Hope”), Jimmy Smits (“NYPD Blue”) and Rami Malek (“Mr. Robot”).
See 2018 SAG Awards: Complete winners list in the 6 film and 9 TV categories
At the SAG podium, Brown singled out his real-life wife Ryan Michelle Bathe as