Tonight the Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced this year's winning motion picture and television productions at the 24th Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.
In addition to the competitive awards, the PGA recognized several producers with honorary awards including Bob Weinstein and Bob Weinstein (Milestone Award), Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner (David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures), J.J. Abrams (Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television), Russell Simmons (Visionary Award) and Bully (Stanley Kramer Award). The 2013 Producers Guild Awards were chaired by Michael De Luca.
The 2013 Producers Guild nominated films and television programs are listed below in alphabetical order by category, along with producers. The producers' names for each nominated production are listed in alphabetical order and may not reflect the order of screen credits.
The theatrical motion picture nominees and winners are:
The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures:
The Award for Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures:
The Award for Outstanding Producer of Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures:
- A People Uncounted (Urbinder Films) - Producers: Marc Swenker, Aaron Yeger
The television nominees and winners are:
The David L. Wolper Award for Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television:
- - Game Change (HBO) - Producers: Gary Goetzman, Tom Hanks, Jay Roach, Amy Sayres, Steve Shareshian, Danny Strong
- The Dust Bowl (PBS) - Producers: Producer Eligibility Pending
The Norman Felton Award for Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama:
- - Homeland (Showtime) - Producers: Henry Bromell, Alexander Cary, Michael Cuesta, Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon, Chip Johannessen, Michael Klick, Meredith Stiehm
- Breaking Bad (AMC) - Producers: Melissa Bernstein, Sam Catlin, Bryan Cranston, Vince Gilligan, Peter Gould, Mark Johnson, Stewart Lyons, Michelle Maxwell MacLaren, George Mastras, Diane Mercer, Thomas Schnauz, Moira Walley-Beckett
The Danny Thomas Award for Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy:
- - Modern Family (ABC) - Producers: Cindy Chupack, Paul Corrigan, Abraham Higginbotham, Ben Karlin, Steven Levitan, Christopher Lloyd, Jeffrey Morton, Dan O'Shannon, Jeffrey Richman, Chris Smirnoff, Brad Walsh, Bill Wrubel, Danny Zuker
- 30 Rock (NBC) - Producers: Irene Burns, Kay Cannon, Robert Carlock, Vali Chandrasekaran, Luke Del Tredici, Tina Fey, Matt Hubbard, Marci Klein, Jerry Kupfer, Lorne Michaels, David Miner, Dylan Morgan, Jeff Richmond, John Riggi, Josh Siegal, Ron Weiner
The Award for Outstanding Producer of Non-Fiction Television:
The Award for Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television:
- - The Colbert Report (Comedy Central) - Producers: Meredith Bennett, Stephen Colbert, Rich Dahm, Paul Dinello, Barry Julien, Matt Lappin, Emily Lazar, Tanya Michnevich, Tom Purcell, Jon Stewart
The Award for Outstanding Producer of Competition Television:
- - The Amazing Race (CBS) - Producers: Jerry Bruckheimer, Elise Doganieri, Jonathan Littman, Bert Van Munster, Mark A. Vertullo
The following programs were not vetted for producer eligibility this year:
The Award for Outstanding Sports Program:
The Award for Outstanding Children's Program:
- - Sesame Street (PBS)
- Good Luck Charlie (Disney Channel)
- iCarly (Nickelodeon)
- Phineas and Ferb (Disney Channel)
The Award for Outstanding Digital Series:
In 1990, the Producers Guild held the first-ever Golden Laurel Awards, which were renamed the Producers Guild Awards in 2002. Richard D. Zanuck and Lili Fini Zanuck took home the award for Best Produced Motion Picture for Driving Miss Daisy, establishing the Guild's awards as a bellwether for the Oscars. Last year, the PGA awarded The Artist with its Darryl F. Zanuck Producer of the Year Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures, marking the fifth consecutive year the Producers Guild has presaged the Motion Picture Academy's choice.
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