Slumdog's Danny Boyle Wins DGA Award

Does Boyle's win predict Oscar gold?

by | February 1, 2009 | Comments

Danny Boyle takes home another win for Best Director from the Director’s Guild of America — could this mean Oscar gold is just around the corner? Read on for full list of winners!

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film

Danny Boyle

Slumdog Millionaire




The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button


Ron Howard

Frost Nixon



Christopher Nolan

The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight


Gus Van Sant




Full DGA winners:

TV drama series: Dan Attias for “The Wire” (HBO)

TV movie: Jay Roach for Recount (HBO)

TV comedy series: Paul Feig for “The Office” (NBC)

Musical variety: Brent “Bucky” Gunts for the Opening Ceremony Beijing 2008, Olympic Summer Games (NBC)

Daytime serials: Larry Carpenter for “One Life to Live” (ABC)

Reality TV: Tony Croll for “America’s Next Top Model” (CW)

Documentary: Ari Folman for Waltz With Bashir

Children’s programming: Amy Schatz for “Classical Baby (I’m Grown Up Now): ‘The Poetry Show’ ” (HBO)

Commercials: Peter Thwaites

Source: Directors Guild of America

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