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DGA Awards: Jane Campion and ‘The Power of the Dog’ Take Top Honor

The 2022 Directors Guild Awards were presented at the Beverly Hilton on Saturday night, with Jane Campion taking the top prize for The Power of the Dog. At a ceremony hosted by Judd Apatow, Campion prevailed in the theatrical feature film category over Paul Thomas Anderson (Licorice Pizza), Kenneth Branagh (Belfast), Steven Spielberg (West Side Story) […]

Judd Apatow to Return as Host for 2022 DGA Awards

Judd Apatow will return to host the 2022 DGA Awards, Directors Guild of America president Lesli Linka Glatter announced on Thursday. Additionally, it was announced that Beth McCarthy-Miller has been appointed as awards chair for the event which will take place on March 12 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. “What makes the […]

Analysis: Oscar Race Clarified as Directors, Producers, Writers and Editors Weigh In

On Thursday, the same day Oscar nomination voting opened, a quartet of Hollywood’s highest-profile guilds (the Directors Guild of America and the Writers Guild of America), trade associations (the Producers Guild of America) and honorary professional societies (the American Cinema Editors) weighed in with their own nominations, which could offer hints of what’s to come […]

Directors Guild Reveals 2022 Feature Film Award Nominees

The Directors Guild of America has revealed the nominees for its 2022 awards in the theatrical feature film and first-time feature film categories. Paul Thomas Anderson (Licorice Pizza), Kenneth Branagh (Belfast), Jane Campion (The Power of the Dog), Steven Spielberg (West Side Story) and Denis Villeneuve (Dune) were nominated in the outstanding directorial achievement in […]

DGA Awards: ‘Succession’ Dominates Drama Series Nominees; ‘Summer of Soul’ and ‘The Rescue’ Up for Documentary Prize

The Directors Guild of America has revealed the nominees for its 2022 awards in the TV, commercial and documentary categories. HBO’s Succession swept the drama race, earning all five slots in the dramatic series category. HBO Max’s Hacks and HBO’s The White Lotus received one nomination each in the comedic series category, with Apple TV+’s […]

DGA Awards: Spike Lee Tapped for Lifetime Achievement Honor

Spike Lee, the veteran Oscar-winning filmmaker behind masterpieces including Do the Right Thing, Malcolm X and BlacKkKlansman, will receive the Directors Guild of America’s highest honor — the Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Motion Picture Direction, which “recognizes extraordinary efforts in the art of cinema” — at the 74th DGA Awards ceremony, the […]

DGA Awards: Theatrical Requirement Reinstated for Top Prize

In a sign that the pandemic is moving into the rearview mirror, at least in the eyes of Hollywood, the Directors Guild of America will no longer consider movies for the top DGA Award unless they have had “an exclusive theatrical run of at least 7 days prior to any other exhibition.” Last awards season, […]

DGA Awards: Chloe Zhao and ‘Nomadland’ Take Top Honor

Lesli Linka Glatter and Susanna Fogel won in the dramatic and comedy series categories during the virtual ceremony on Saturday.

DGA Awards Noms Analysis: The Presumptive Frontrunners Hold

The Hollywood Reporter's awards columnist reacts to Tuesday's announcement.

DGA Awards: Chloe Zhao, Emerald Fennell Among Feature-Film Director Nominees

Other nominees for the directors guild's top prize include Aaron Sorkin, David Fincher and Lee Isaac Chung.

DGA Awards: ‘Ted Lasso,’ ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Score Two TV Nominations Apiece

The Directors Guild also revealed its documentary and commercial nominees.

DGA Awards: Directors Guild Announces Key Dates for 2020-2021

It was previously announced that the 73rd DGA Awards will take place on Saturday, April 10, 2021.