‘Harry Potter,’ ‘Thrones’ win SAG stunt honors



LOS ANGELES (AP) — The “Harry Potter” finale has earned some love from Hollywood’s top acting union, winning the Screen Actors Guild Award for best big-screen stunt ensemble Sunday.

The win for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2” was a final triumph for the fantasy franchise that concluded last summer after a run of eight blockbusters.

Winning the TV stunt ensemble prize was “Game of Thrones.” The stunt awards were announced on the arrivals red carpet before the show began.

For the main event, the 18th annual guild ceremony is heavy on actors playing illustrious real-life figures.

Among them: Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in “The Iron Lady”; Leonardo DiCaprio as J. Edgar Hoover in “J. Edgar”; and Michelle Williams as Marilyn Monroe and Kenneth Branagh as Laurence Olivier in “My Week with Marilyn.”