Paula Wagner to produce PGA Awards
Ceremony set for Jan. 22 in Century City
"Paula is an innovative and dynamic producer with some of the most impressive credits in the business," said PGA presidents Mark Gordon and Hawk Koch. "She has tremendous respect and passion for the producing craft. We're confident that with her energy, efforts and vision the Producers Guild Awards will be better than ever."
Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal, Nicolas Chartier and Greg Shapiro were awarded the Darryl F. Zanuck Producer of the Year Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures for "The Hurt Locker" last year. The producers of "Slumdog Millionaire," "No Country for Old Men" and "Little Miss Sunshine" also won the Zanuck award in recent years.
A veteran of the business, Wagner currently runs Chestnut Ridge Productions, after stints at United Artists, C/W Prods. ("Shattered Glass," "The Last Samurai") and CAA.
Nominations for the 2011 PGA awards will be announced January 4.
The awards schedule and submission deadlines follow on the next page:
September 23, 2010 -- Television series and non-fiction television notice of credits form deadline
September 30, 2010 -- Television series and non-fiction television eligibility form deadline
October 1, 2010 -- Documentary screener submission deadline
October 8, 2010 -- Documentary theatrical motion picture notice of credits and elligibility form deadline
October 11, 2010 -- Television series and non-fiction television nomination polls open
October 29, 2010 -- Theatrical motion picture and animated theatrical motion picture notice of credits and eligibility form deadline
November 8, 2010 -- Television series and non-fiction television nomination polls close
December 3, 2010 -- Long-form television notice of credits and eligibility form deadline
December 6, 2010 -- Theatrical motion picture, animated theatrical motion picture and long-form television nomination polls open
January 3, 2011 -- Theatrical motion picture, animated theatrical motion picture and long-form television nomination polls close
January 4, 2011 -- Producers guild awards nominees are announced; Final polls open
January 21, 2011 -- Final polls close
January 22, 2011 -- Producers Guild of America Awards ceremony