SAG Awards Honor David Bowie, Alan Rickman and Other Late Stars in Emotional In Memoriam
The 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards remembered actors and actresses who died in the past year
The 2016 Screen Actors Guild Awards said goodbye to stars we’ve lost during the past year during its annual In Memoriam segment.
“My dear friend David Bowie once said, ‘All cliches are true. The years really do speed by. Life really is as short as they tell you it is,’ ” said Susan Sarandon while introducing the segment Saturday night. “Those words resonate when we’ve lost someone who made a special impact on us.” The emotional tribute acknowledged some of the most beloved onscreen talent.
Some of the iconic actors and actresses who died in 2015 and were recognized included Bowie, Alan Rickman, Leonard Nimoy, Omar Sharif, Christopher Lee, Maureen O’Hara , Marjorie Lord, Law & Order‘s Fred Thompson The Love Bug‘s Dean Jones, Happy Days‘ Al Molinaro, The Six Million Dollar Man‘s Martin E. Brooks and The Birds‘ Rod Taylor.
The 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards are airing live on TNT and TBS.