News

Directors Guild Awards 2016 Winners

by | February 6, 2016 | Comments

The winners of the Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards for 2015 were announced tonight during the 68th Annual DGA Awards dinner at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles. Read through for the full list of winners.


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film

Alejandro G, Iñárritu

The Revenant
78%

Tom McCarthy

Spotlight
97%

Adam McKay

The Big Short
88%

George Miller

Mad Max: Fury Road
97%

Ridley Scott

The Martian
91%

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Documentary Film

Jimmy Chin & Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Meru
89%

Matthew Heineman

Cartel Land
90%

Asif Kapadia

Amy
95%

Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film

Joel Edgerton

The Gift
92%

Alex Garland

Ex Machina
92%

Laszlo Nemes

Son of Saul
95%

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Dramatic Series

Michael Engler, “Episode 8”

Downton Abbey: Season 5
80%

Lesli Linka Glatter, “The Tradition of Hospitality”

Homeland: Season 5
88%

David Nutter, “Mother’s Mercy”

Game of Thrones: Season 5
93%

Steven Soderbergh, “Williams and Walker”

The Knick: Season 2
97%

Matthew Weiner, “Person to Person”

Mad Men: Season 7
89%

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Comedy Series

Chris Addison, “Election Night”

Veep: Season 4
100%

Louis C.K., “Sleepover”

Louie: Season 5
92%

Mike Judge, “Binding Arbitration”

Silicon Valley: Season 2
96%

Gail Mancuso, “White Christmas”

Modern Family: Season 7
67%

Jill Soloway, “Kina Hora”

Transparent: Season 2
98%

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Television Movie or Mini-Series

Angela Bassett

Whitney
47%

Kenny Leon, Matthew Diamond

The Wiz Live!
91%

Dee Rees

Bessie
89%

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Reality Programs

  • BRADY CONNELL, The Great Christmas Light Fight, “Episode 304”
  • KEN FUCHS, Shark Tank, “702”
  • STEVE HRYNIEWICZ, Cutthroat Kitchen, “Superstar Sabotage Finale: It’s Raining Ramen”
  • BERTRAM VAN MUNSTER, The Amazing Race, “Bring the Fun, Baby!”
  • ADAM VETRI, Steve Austin’s Broken Skull Challenge, “God of War”

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children’s Programs


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Regular


Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Specials

  • MontyCircus

    Inarritu has won back-to-back Feature Film Directors Guild awards, the first time in history that’s been done. And now only Steven Spielberg has won more (3). What’s more, “Birdman” and “The Revenant” were both enjoyable films!

  • MaxJohnson1971

    Miller deserved it.

    • ArielVronsky

      Just because he used practical effects doesn’t mean he created the new “Lawrence of Arabia”. I love MAD MAX but it’s not…a Masterpiece, Stop.

      • MaxJohnson1971

        I don’t think he deserves it because he used practical effects. I genuinely think it was a better directed film than the others.

Tag Cloud

USA Acorn TV DC streaming service DC Universe Tumblr Horror casting APB Podcast Oscars 2016 Bravo Election Disney DC Comics 20th Century Fox Heroines Song of Ice and Fire biography Rock adaptation BET Mystery Holidays dceu crime thriller FOX vampires Apple Spectrum Originals what to watch psychological thriller Tarantino First Look LGBT Martial Arts TBS Opinion Walt Disney Pictures politics spinoff Musical Mudbound spider-man TCA Freeform PaleyFest Trivia finale Countdown game show Summer Comic Book space aliens cults Emmys Starz doctor who Chernobyl Music mutant Crackle historical drama harry potter Spring TV Vudu Shondaland National Geographic Elton John docudrama Sundance period drama Box Office Columbia Pictures Netflix psycho witnail jamie lee curtis 2017 CBS All Access anthology San Diego Comic-Con Lifetime Mary Tyler Moore Shudder Super Bowl facebook The Witch Comedy Central Cannes Star Trek dragons Awards Tour Showtime Universal SundanceTV travel CW Seed theme song toy story spy thriller GLAAD sitcom anime composers Lionsgate Nominations mockumentary Warner Bros. Fox News Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Captain marvel Sci-Fi cats elevated horror Epix Pirates A&E Valentine's Day crime drama richard e. Grant Britbox transformers Superheroes Paramount 21st Century Fox Stephen King zero dark thirty BBC Action VICE Mindy Kaling supernatural BBC America 007 Drama Anna Paquin Writers Guild of America festivals Spike Watching Series YA Marathons golden globes technology Amazon Prime Logo WGN true crime RT21 binge Calendar PBS Nat Geo Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Mary Poppins Returns Esquire DirecTV talk show MSNBC zombies X-Men war Extras police drama sports cooking Superheroe Food Network See It Skip It TCA 2017 disaster Syfy E! Interview Comics on TV Masterpiece cops robots OWN Creative Arts Emmys sequel Rocketman diversity Western Certified Fresh Amazon Hulu Fantasy Emmy Nominations Set visit ratings Reality Competition Dark Horse Comics Teen Paramount Network Schedule Quiz TV Christmas strong female leads dc Winter TV romance animated television YouTube Premium Sneak Peek teaser CNN Film Festival Winners Mary poppins ABC Women's History Month GIFs Lucasfilm USA Network Photos comic Trailer Pop crossover 2018 Nickelodeon TIFF Cartoon Network Toys 24 frames ESPN Pet Sematary TLC ITV Red Carpet Rocky Infographic blaxploitation Character Guide President TCM IFC Films natural history science fiction cinemax Star Wars Pixar Tomatazos social media GoT comiccon miniseries El Rey Sony Pictures TruTV adventure Year in Review based on movie DGA justice league MCU Animation dramedy ABC Family unscripted The CW Biopics crime Adult Swim 45 VH1 Pride Month Ovation Kids & Family green book Reality thriller HBO Rom-Com Brie Larson Comedy Grammys TNT Trophy Talk NYCC MTV Fall TV FX zombie IFC RT History Sundance Now Polls and Games Premiere Dates Best and Worst History award winner New York Comic Con 2015 Cosplay Marvel Ghostbusters CBS SDCC streaming medical drama American Society of Cinematographers LGBTQ Black Mirror Country E3 FXX 2019 Thanksgiving hist The Arrangement AMC nature Disney Channel serial killer Awards Musicals TV Land NBC boxoffice Video Games Ellie Kemper discovery political drama SXSW singing competition CMT YouTube Red