2019 DGA Award Nominees Recognize Bradley Cooper, Adam McKay, Alfonso Cuaron, And More
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The Directors Guild of America hands out their annual awards to recognize the best in directing achievements. Often times they will tell us who will be nominated or even win the Academy Award for Best Director. As such, many of the big names that were highly praised for their efforts are being rewarded with nominations.

Some first timers like Bradley Cooper and Bo Burnham earned nominations, while other well-seasoned directors like Alfonso Cuaron and Adam McKay earned nominations of their own. Check out the full list below.

The nominees were announced on the DGA’s official website.


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film

Bradley Cooper – A Star Is Born
Alfonso Cuarón – Roma
Peter Farrelly – Green Book
Spike Lee – BlacKkKlansman
Adam McKay – Vice

Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film Director

Bo Burnham – Eighth Grade
Bradley Cooper – A Star Is Born
Carlos López Estrada – Blindspotting
Matthew Heineman – A Private War
Boots Riley – Sorry to Bother You

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

Morgan Neville – Won’t Your Be My Neighbor
Ramell Ross – Hale County This Morning, This Evening
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhely & Jimmy Chin – Free Solo
Tim Wardle – Three Identical Strangers
Betsy West & Julie Cohen – RBG


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series

Jason Bateman – Ozark, “Reparations”
Leslie Linka Glatter – Homeland, “Paean to the People”
Chris Long – The Americans, “START”
Adam McKay – Succession, “Celebration”
Daina Reid – The Handmaid’s Tale, “Holly”

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series

Donald Glover – Atlanta, “FUBU”
Bill Hader – Barry, “Chapter One: Make Your Mark”
Hiro Murai – Atlanta, “Teddy Perkins”
Daniel Palladino – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, “We’re Going to the Catskills”
Amy Sherman-Palladino – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, “All Alone”

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Limited Series

Cary Joji Fukunaga – Maniac
David Leveaux & Alex Rudzinski – Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert
Barry Levinson – Paterno
Ben Stiller – Escape at Dannemora
Jean-Marc Val̩e РSharp Objects

The winners of the 2019 DGA awards will be announced on February 2, 2019.

[Source: DGA.org]

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