‘Homeland,’ ‘Breaking Bad,’ ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘Modern Family’ Among Nominees for DGA Awards

Jan 11, 2012  •  Post A Comment

The Directors Guild of America has announced the nominations in television categories for outstanding directing during 2011. The winners will be announced at the 64th Annual DGA Awards Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland.

Here are the nominees in the main TV categories:

Dramatic Series: Michael Cuesta, "Homeland"; Vince Gilligan, "Breaking Bad"; Patty Jenkins, "The Killing"; Tim Van Patten, "Game of Thrones"; Michael Waxman, "Friday Night Lights"

Comedy Series: Fred Savage, "Modern Family"; Don Scardino, "30 Rock"; Michael Spiller, "Modern Family" David Steinberg, "Curb Your Enthusiasm"; Robert B. Weide, "Curb Your Enthusiasm"

Television Movie or Miniseries: Jeff Bleckner, “Hallmark Hall of Fame,” “Beyond the Blackboard” (CBS); Jon Cassar, “The Kennedys” (Reelz Channel); Stephen Gyllenhaal, “Girl Fight” (Lifetime); Demi Moore, Jennifer Aniston, Penelope Spheeris, Alicia Keys, Patty Jenkins, “Five” (Lifetime; Michael Stevens, “Thurgood” (HBO)

Musical Variety: Louis J. Horvitz, "The Kennedy Center Honors"; Don Roy King, "Saturday Night Live"; Don Mischer, "83rd Annual Academy Awards"; Chuck O’Neil, "The Daily Show"; Glenn Weiss, "65th Annual Tony Awards"

Reality Program: Neil P. Degroot, "The Biggest Loser"; Eytan Keller, "The Next Iron Chef"; Brian Smith, "Master Chef"; J. Rupert Thompson, "Fear Factor 2.0"; Bertram Van Munster, "The Amazing Race"

Daytime Serial: Larry Carpenter, "One Life to Live"; Casey Childs, "All My Children"; William Ludel, "General Hospital"; Mike Denney, "The Young and the Restless"; Scott McKinsey, "General Hospital"; Cynthia J. Popp, "The Bold and the Beautiful"; Angela Tessinari, "All My Children"

The Directors Guild announced its nominations in feature films separately, as previously reported.

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