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'Spotlight' and diversity winners at SAG Awards

Most notable was the number of black actors honoured in backlash over lack of diversity in Oscar nominations

Spotlight took the prize for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture.

Idris Elba scooped two awards - best supporting actor for Netflix's Beasts of No Nation, and best actor in a TV series for Luther.

Los Angeles

A DRAMA about sexual abuse in the Catholic church, Spotlight, landed the top prize last Saturday at the 22nd Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards that also saw black actors score major wins.

The awards, seen as a bellwether of the all-important Academy Awards, were being...