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The Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Awards are issued annually by the Directors Guild of America. The first DGA Award was an “Honorary Life Member” award issued in 1938 to D. W. Griffith. The statues are made by New York firm, Society Awards.

Contents

1 Categories

1.1 Film 1.2 Television 1.3 Historic Awards 1.4 Service and Achievement

2 Winners – Motion Picture

2.1 Lifetime Achievement Award 2.2 Outstanding Achievement in Feature Film 2.3 Outstanding Achievement in Documentary 2.4 Outstanding Achievement in First-Time Feature Film

3 Winners – Television

3.1 Lifetime Achievement Award 3.2 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials 3.3 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series 3.4 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series 3.5 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs 3.6 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Daytime Serials (1991–2012) 3.7 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Reality Programs (2005–present) 3.8 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Miniseries 3.9 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Variety/Talk/News/Sports Series (2013–present) 3.10 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Variety/Talk/News/Sports Special
Special
(2013–present)

4 External links

Categories[edit] Film[edit]

Feature Film Documentary First-Time Feature Film

Television[edit]

Children's Programs Comedy Series Commercials Daytime Serials Drama Series Musical Variety Reality Programs Television Film

Historic Awards[edit]

Actuality (1977–1980) Documentary / Actuality (1982–1990) Documentary / News (1971–1981) Documentary Television (1977–1981) Drama Show Day (1983–1994) Golden Jubilee Special
Special
Award (1986) News Outstanding Television Director (1971–1975) Preston Sturges
Preston Sturges
Award (1990, 1991, 1993) Specials / Movies for TV / Actuality (1976–81) Sports (1984–1990) Television (1953–1970)

Service and Achievement[edit]

Robert B. Aldrich Award Honorary Life Member Award Frank Capra
Frank Capra
Achievement Award Franklin J. Schaffner
Franklin J. Schaffner
Achievement Award

Winners – Motion Picture[edit] Lifetime Achievement Award[edit] (formerly the D. W. Griffith
D. W. Griffith
Lifetime Achievement Award)

1953: Cecil B. DeMille 1954: John Ford 1955: No award 1956: Henry King 1957: King Vidor 1958: No award 1959: Frank Capra 1960: George Stevens 1961: Frank Borzage 1962–1965: No award 1966: William Wyler 1967: No award 1968: Alfred Hitchcock 1969: No award 1970: Fred Zinnemann 1971–1972: No award 1973: William A. Wellman
William A. Wellman
and David Lean 1974–1980: No award 1981: George Cukor 1982: Rouben Mamoulian 1983: John Huston 1984: Orson Welles 1985: Billy Wilder 1986: Joseph L. Mankiewicz 1987: Elia Kazan 1988: Robert Wise 1989: No award 1990: Ingmar Bergman 1991: No award 1992: Akira Kurosawa 1993: Sidney Lumet 1994: Robert Altman 1995: James Ivory 1996: Woody Allen 1997: Stanley Kubrick 1998: Francis Ford Coppola 1999: No award 2000: Steven Spielberg 2001: No award 2002: Martin Scorsese 2003: No award 2004: Mike Nichols 2005: No award 2006: Clint Eastwood 2007–2009: No award 2010: Norman Jewison 2011: No award 2012: Miloš Forman 2013–2015: No award 2016: Ridley Scott

Outstanding Achievement in Feature Film[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Feature Film

1948: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Joseph L. Mankiewicz
A Letter to Three Wives
A Letter to Three Wives
¿ 1949: Robert Rossen
Robert Rossen
– All the King's Men ¿ ** 1950: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Joseph L. Mankiewicz
All About Eve
All About Eve
† ** 1951: George Stevens
George Stevens
– A Place in the Sun † 1952: John Ford
John Ford
The Quiet Man
The Quiet Man
† 1953: Fred Zinnemann
Fred Zinnemann
From Here to Eternity
From Here to Eternity
† ** 1954: Elia Kazan
Elia Kazan
On the Waterfront
On the Waterfront
† ** 1955: Delbert Mann
Delbert Mann
– Marty † ** 1956: George Stevens
George Stevens
– Giant † 1957: David Lean
David Lean
The Bridge on the River Kwai
The Bridge on the River Kwai
† ** 1958: Vincente Minnelli
Vincente Minnelli
– Gigi † ** 1959: William Wyler
William Wyler
– Ben-Hur † ** 1960: Billy Wilder
Billy Wilder
The Apartment
The Apartment
† ** 1961: Robert Wise
Robert Wise
– West Side Story † ** 1962: David Lean
David Lean
– Lawrence of Arabia † ** 1963: Tony Richardson
Tony Richardson
– Tom Jones † ** 1964: George Cukor
George Cukor
– My Fair Lady † ** 1965: Robert Wise
Robert Wise
– The Sound of Music † ** 1966: Fred Zinnemann
Fred Zinnemann
– A Man for All Seasons † ** 1967: Mike Nichols
Mike Nichols
The Graduate † 1968: Anthony Harvey – The Lion in Winter ‡ 1969: John Schlesinger
John Schlesinger
Midnight Cowboy
Midnight Cowboy
† ** 1970: Franklin Schaffner
Franklin Schaffner
– Patton † ** 1971: William Friedkin
William Friedkin
– The French Connection † ** 1972: Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola
The Godfather
The Godfather
‡ ** 1973: George Roy Hill The Sting
The Sting
† ** 1974: Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola
The Godfather
The Godfather
Part II † ** 1975: Miloš Forman
Miloš Forman
– One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest † ** 1976: John G. Avildsen
John G. Avildsen
Rocky
Rocky
† ** 1977: Woody Allen
Woody Allen
Annie Hall
Annie Hall
† ** 1978: Michael Cimino
Michael Cimino
The Deer Hunter
The Deer Hunter
† ** 1979: Robert Benton Kramer vs. Kramer
Kramer vs. Kramer
† ** 1980: Robert Redford
Robert Redford
Ordinary People
Ordinary People
† ** 1981: Warren Beatty
Warren Beatty
– Reds † 1982: Richard Attenborough
Richard Attenborough
– Gandhi † ** 1983: James L. Brooks
James L. Brooks
Terms of Endearment
Terms of Endearment
† ** 1984: Miloš Forman
Miloš Forman
– Amadeus † ** 1985: Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg
– The Color Purple § 1986: Oliver Stone
Oliver Stone
– Platoon † ** 1987: Bernardo Bertolucci
Bernardo Bertolucci
The Last Emperor
The Last Emperor
† ** 1988: Barry Levinson
Barry Levinson
Rain Man
Rain Man
† ** 1989: Oliver Stone
Oliver Stone
– Born on the Fourth of July † 1990: Kevin Costner
Kevin Costner
Dances with Wolves
Dances with Wolves
† ** 1991: Jonathan Demme
Jonathan Demme
– The Silence of the Lambs † ** 1992: Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood
Unforgiven
Unforgiven
† ** 1993: Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg
Schindler's List
Schindler's List
† ** 1994: Robert Zemeckis
Robert Zemeckis
Forrest Gump
Forrest Gump
† ** 1995: Ron Howard
Ron Howard
– Apollo 13 § 1996: Anthony Minghella
Anthony Minghella
– The English Patient † ** 1997: James Cameron
James Cameron
– Titanic † ** 1998: Steven Spielberg
Steven Spielberg
Saving Private Ryan
Saving Private Ryan
† 1999: Sam Mendes
Sam Mendes
– American Beauty † ** 2000: Ang Lee
Ang Lee
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
‡ 2001: Ron Howard
Ron Howard
– A Beautiful Mind † ** 2002: Rob Marshall
Rob Marshall
– Chicago ‡ ** 2003: Peter Jackson
Peter Jackson
– The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King † ** 2004: Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood
Million Dollar Baby † ** 2005: Ang Lee
Ang Lee
Brokeback Mountain
Brokeback Mountain
† 2006: Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese
The Departed † ** 2007: Joel and Ethan Coen – No Country for Old Men † ** 2008: Danny Boyle
Danny Boyle
Slumdog Millionaire
Slumdog Millionaire
† ** 2009: Kathryn Bigelow
Kathryn Bigelow
The Hurt Locker
The Hurt Locker
† ** 2010: Tom Hooper
Tom Hooper
The King's Speech
The King's Speech
† ** 2011: Michel Hazanavicius
Michel Hazanavicius
– The Artist † ** 2012: Ben Affleck
Ben Affleck
– Argo § ** 2013: Alfonso Cuarón
Alfonso Cuarón
– Gravity † 2014: Alejandro G. Iñárritu – Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) † ** 2015: Alejandro G. Iñárritu – The Revenant † 2016: Damien Chazelle
Damien Chazelle
– La La Land † 2017: Guillermo del Toro
Guillermo del Toro
The Shape of Water
The Shape of Water
† **

† – Director won the Academy Award. ‡ – Director did not win the Academy Award. § – Director was not nominated for Academy Award that year. ** - Film also won the Academy Award for Best Picture. ¿ – Originally, the DGA used a non-calendar year for its award. Both films competed in the 22nd Academy Awards
Academy Awards
for 1949, and both directors were nominated for Best Director; Mankiewicz won. All the King's Men won Best Picture; Rossen's DGA was not awarded until after the Oscars. (Beginning with the 1951 award in 1952, the DGA has been always awarded before the Oscars.)

Outstanding Achievement in Documentary[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Documentaries

1991: Barbara Kopple
Barbara Kopple
– American Dream 1992: Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky – Brother's Keeper 1993: Terry Zwigoff
Terry Zwigoff
– Crumb 1994: Steve James – Hoop Dreams 1995: No award 1996: Al Pacino
Al Pacino
– Looking for Richard 1997: Michael Uys and Lexy Lovell – Riding the Rails 1998: Jerry Blumenthal, Peter Gilbert, and Gordon Quinn – Vietnam, Long Time Coming 1999: Nanette Burstein and Brett Morgen – On the Ropes 2000: Chuck Braverman – High School Boot Camp 2001: Chris Hegedus and Jehane Noujaim – Startup.com 2002: Tasha Oldham – The Smith Family 2003: Nathaniel Kahn
Nathaniel Kahn
– My Architect 2004: Byambasuren Davaa and Luigi Falorni – The Story of the Weeping Camel 2005: Werner Herzog
Werner Herzog
– Grizzly Man 2006: Arūnas Matelis – Before Flying Back to Earth 2007: Asger Leth – Ghosts of Cité Soleil 2008: Ari Folman
Ari Folman
– Waltz with Bashir 2009: Louie Psihoyos – The Cove 2010: Charles Ferguson – Inside Job 2011: James Marsh – Project Nim 2012: Malik Bendjelloul
Malik Bendjelloul
– Searching for Sugar Man 2013: Jehane Noujaim – The Square 2014: Laura Poitras
Laura Poitras
– Citizenfour 2015: Matthew Heineman – Cartel Land 2016: Ezra Edelman
Ezra Edelman
– O.J.: Made in America 2017: Matthew Heineman – City of Ghosts

Outstanding Achievement in First-Time Feature Film[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – First-Time Feature Film

2015: Alex Garland – Ex Machina 2016: Garth Davis
Garth Davis
– Lion 2017: Jordan Peele
Jordan Peele
– Get Out

Winners – Television[edit] Lifetime Achievement Award[edit]

2014: James Burrows and Robert Butler 2015: Joe Pytka

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials[edit]

2012: Alejandro González Iñárritu
Alejandro González Iñárritu
(Procter & Gamble, "Best Job")

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Comedy Series

1990: James Burrows Cheers
Cheers
("Woody Interruptus") 1991: Peter Bonerz
Peter Bonerz
Murphy Brown
Murphy Brown
("Uh-Oh: Part 2") 1992: Tom Cherones Seinfeld
Seinfeld
("The Contest") 1993: James Burrows Frasier
Frasier
("The Good Son") 1994: David Lee – Frasier
Frasier
("The Matchmaker") 1995: Gordon Hunt – Mad About You
Mad About You
("The Alan Brady Show") 1996: Andy Ackerman Seinfeld
Seinfeld
("The Rye") 1997: Andy Ackerman Seinfeld
Seinfeld
("The Betrayal") 1998: Thomas Schlamme Sports Night
Sports Night
("Pilot") 1999: Thomas Schlamme Sports Night
Sports Night
("Small Town") 2000: James Burrows – Will & Grace ("Lows in the Mid-Eighties") 2001: Todd Holland Malcolm in the Middle
Malcolm in the Middle
("Bowling") 2002: Bryan Gordon Curb Your Enthusiasm
Curb Your Enthusiasm
("The Special
Special
Section") 2003: Tim Van Patten Sex and the City
Sex and the City
("Boy, Interrupted") 2004: Tim Van Patten Sex and the City
Sex and the City
("An American Girl in Paris: Part Deux") 2005: Marc Buckland My Name Is Earl
My Name Is Earl
("Pilot") 2006: Richard Shepard Ugly Betty
Ugly Betty
("Pilot") 2007: Barry Sonnenfeld
Barry Sonnenfeld
Pushing Daisies
Pushing Daisies
("Pie-lette") 2008: Paul Feig – The Office ("Dinner Party") 2009: Jason Winer
Jason Winer
Modern Family
Modern Family
("Pilot") 2010: Michael Spiller Modern Family
Modern Family
("Halloween") 2011: Robert B. Weide Curb Your Enthusiasm
Curb Your Enthusiasm
("Palestinian Chicken") 2012: Lena Dunham
Lena Dunham
– Girls ("Pilot") 2013: Beth McCarthy-Miller 30 Rock
30 Rock
("Hogcock!" / "Last Lunch") 2014: Jill Soloway
Jill Soloway
– Transparent ("Best New Girl") 2015: Chris Addison
Chris Addison
Veep
Veep
("Election Night") 2016: Becky Martin Veep
Veep
("Inauguration") 2017: Beth McCarthy-Miller Veep
Veep
("Chicklet")

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Drama Series

1971: Daniel Petrie
Daniel Petrie
The Man and the City
The Man and the City
("Hands of Love") 1972: Robert Butler – The Waltons
The Waltons
("Dust Bowl Cousins") 1973: Charles S. Dubin Kojak
Kojak
("Knockover") 1974: David Friedkin – Kojak
Kojak
("Cross Your Heart, Hope to Die") 1975: James Cellan Jones – Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill 1976: Glenn Jordan – Family ("Rites of Friendship") 1977: John Erman – Roots ("Part II") 1978: Gene Reynolds
Gene Reynolds
– Lou Grant ("Prisoner") 1979: Roger Young – Lou Grant ("Cop") 1980: Roger Young – Lou Grant ("Lou") 1981: Robert Butler – Hill Street Blues
Hill Street Blues
("Hill Street Station") 1982: David Anspaugh Hill Street Blues
Hill Street Blues
("Personal Foul") 1983: Jeff Bleckner Hill Street Blues
Hill Street Blues
("Life in the Minors") 1984: Thomas Carter – Hill Street Blues
Hill Street Blues
("The Rise and Fall of Paul the Wall") 1985: Will Mackenzie
Will Mackenzie
– Moonlighting ("My Fair David") 1986: Will Mackenzie
Will Mackenzie
– Moonlighting ("Atomic Shakespeare") 1987: Marshall Herskovitz
Marshall Herskovitz
– thirtysomething ("Pilot") 1988: Marshall Herskovitz
Marshall Herskovitz
– thirtysomething ("Therapy") 1989: Eric Laneuville
Eric Laneuville
L.A. Law
L.A. Law
("I'm in the Nude for Love") 1990: Michael Zinberg Quantum Leap
Quantum Leap
("The Leap Home" – Part II) 1991: Eric Laneuville
Eric Laneuville
– I'll Fly Away ("All God's Children") 1992: Rob Thompson – Northern Exposure
Northern Exposure
("Cicely") 1993: Gregory Hoblit NYPD Blue
NYPD Blue
("Pilot") 1994: Charles Haid
Charles Haid
– ER ("Into That Good Night") 1995: Christopher Chulack – ER ("Hell and High Water") 1996: Christopher Chulack – ER ("Fear of Flying") 1997: Barbara Kopple
Barbara Kopple
– Homicide: Life on the Street ("The Documentary") 1998: Paris Barclay
Paris Barclay
NYPD Blue
NYPD Blue
("Hearts and Souls") 1999: David Chase
David Chase
The Sopranos
The Sopranos
("The Sopranos") 2000: Thomas Schlamme The West Wing
The West Wing
("Noël") 2001: Alan Ball – Six Feet Under ("Pilot") 2002: John Patterson – The Sopranos
The Sopranos
("Whitecaps") 2003: Christopher Misiano The West Wing
The West Wing
("Twenty Five") 2004: Walter Hill – Deadwood ("Deadwood") 2005: Michael Apted
Michael Apted
– Rome ("The Stolen Eagle") 2006: Jon Cassar
Jon Cassar
– 24 ("Day 5: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.") 2007: Alan Taylor – Mad Men
Mad Men
("Smoke Gets in Your Eyes") 2008: Dan Attias
Dan Attias
The Wire
The Wire
("Transitions") 2009: Lesli Linka Glatter
Lesli Linka Glatter
Mad Men
Mad Men
("Guy Walks Into an Advertising Agency") 2010: Martin Scorsese
Martin Scorsese
Boardwalk Empire
Boardwalk Empire
("Boardwalk Empire") 2011: Patty Jenkins
Patty Jenkins
– The Killing ("Pilot") 2012: Rian Johnson
Rian Johnson
Breaking Bad
Breaking Bad
("Fifty-One") 2013: Vince Gilligan
Vince Gilligan
Breaking Bad
Breaking Bad
("Felina") 2014: Lesli Linka Glatter
Lesli Linka Glatter
– Homeland ("From A to B and Back Again") 2015: David Nutter
David Nutter
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
("Mother's Mercy") 2016: Miguel Sapochnik
Miguel Sapochnik
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
("Battle of the Bastards") 2017: Reed Morano – The Handmaid's Tale ("Offred")

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Children's Programs

1984: Sharron Miller – The Woman Who Willed a Miracle 1996: Stuart Margolin – Salt Water Moose 1997: Brian Robbins Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon
Sports Theater ("First Time") 1998: Mitchell Kriegman Bear in the Big Blue House
Bear in the Big Blue House
("Love Is All You Need") 1999: Amy Schatz – Goodnight Moon and Other Sleepy Time Tales 2000: Greg Beeman – Miracle in Lane 2 2001: Amy Schatz – 'Twas the Night: A Holiday Celebration 2002: Guy Ferland – Bang Bang You're Dead 2003: Kevin Lima – Eloise at Christmastime 2004: Stuart Gillard – Going to the Mat 2005: Chris Eyre – Edge of America 2006: Kenny Ortega
Kenny Ortega
– High School Musical 2007: Paul Hoen – Jump In! 2008: Amy Schatz Classical Baby
Classical Baby
("The Poetry Show") 2009: Allison Liddi-Brown – Princess Protection Program 2010: Eric Bross – The Boy Who Cried Werewolf 2011: Amy Schatz – A Child's Garden of Poetry 2012: Paul Hoen – Let It Shine 2013: Amy Schatz – An Apology to Elephants 2014: Jonathan Judge 100 Things To Do Before High School ("Pilot") 2015: Kenny Ortega
Kenny Ortega
– Descendants 2016: Tina Mabry – An American Girl Story – Melody 1963: Love Has to Win 2017: Niki Caro
Niki Caro
– Anne with an E ("Your Will Shall Decide Your Destiny")

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Daytime Serials (1991–2012)[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Daytime Serials

1991: Michael Stich
Michael Stich
The Bold and the Beautiful
The Bold and the Beautiful
("Episode #1103") 1992: Susan Strickler – Another World ("Episode 7022") 1993: Jill Mitwell One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Episode 6356") 1994: Michael Stich
Michael Stich
The Bold and the Beautiful
The Bold and the Beautiful
("Episode 1884") 1995: William Ludel and Alan Pultz – General Hospital
General Hospital
("Episode 8248") 1996: Kathyrn Foster and Mike Denney – The Young and the Restless ("Episode 5875") 1997: Scott McKinsey General Hospital
General Hospital
("Episode #8883") 1998: James Sayegh – One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Episode #7572") 1999: Herb D. Stein and Roger W. Inman – Days of Our Lives
Days of Our Lives
("Episode #8557") 2000: Jill Mitwell One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Episode #8205") 2001: William Ludel General Hospital
General Hospital
("Episode #9801") 2002: Scott McKinsey Port Charles
Port Charles
("Episode #1433") 2003: Larry Carpenter
Larry Carpenter
One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Episode #8849") 2004: Bruce S. Barry Guiding Light
Guiding Light
("Episode #14,321") 2005: Owen Renfroe General Hospital
General Hospital
("Episode #10914") 2006: Jill Mitwell One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Episode #9779") 2007: Larry Carpenter
Larry Carpenter
One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Episode #9947") 2008: Larry Carpenter
Larry Carpenter
One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Episode #10281") 2009: Christopher Goutman As the World Turns
As the World Turns
("Once Upon a Time") 2010: Larry Carpenter
Larry Carpenter
One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Starr X'd Lovers: The Musical – Part II") 2011: William Ludel General Hospital
General Hospital
("Intervention") 2012: Jill Mitwell One Life to Live
One Life to Live
("Between Heaven and Hell")

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Reality Programs (2005–present)[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Reality Programs

2005: Tony Croll – Three Wishes ("Pilot") & J. Rupert Thompson – Fear Factor
Fear Factor
("Heist Fear Factor") (TIE) 2006: Tony Sacco – Treasure Hunters ("Episode #101") 2007: Bertram van Munster – The Amazing Race ("Episode #1110") 2008: Tony Croll – America's Next Top Model
America's Next Top Model
("Episode 1002") 2009: Craig Borders – Extreme Engineering
Extreme Engineering
("Hong Kong Bridge") 2010: Eytan Keller – The Next Iron Chef
The Next Iron Chef
("Episode #301") 2011: Neil P. DeGroot – The Biggest Loser ("Episode #1115") 2012: Brian Smith – MasterChef ("Episode #305") 2013: Neil P. DeGroot – 72 Hours ("The Lost Coast") 2014: Anthony B. Sacco – The Chair ("The Test") 2015: Adam Vetri – Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge
Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge
("Gods of War") 2016: J. Rupert Thompson American Grit ("Over the Falls") 2017: Brian Smith – MasterChef ("Vegas Deluxe & Oyster Schucks")

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Miniseries[edit] Main article: Directors Guild of America
Directors Guild of America
Award for Outstanding Directing – Miniseries or TV Film

2000: Jeff Bleckner – The Beach Boys: An American Family 2001: Frank Pierson
Frank Pierson
– Conspiracy 2002: Mick Jackson – Live from Baghdad 2003: Mike Nichols
Mike Nichols
– Angels in America 2004: Joseph Sargent
Joseph Sargent
– Something the Lord Made 2005: George C. Wolfe
George C. Wolfe
– Lackawanna Blues 2006: Walter Hill – Broken Trail 2007: Yves Simoneau – Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee 2008: Jay Roach
Jay Roach
– Recount 2009: Ross Katz
Ross Katz
– Taking Chance 2010: Mick Jackson – Temple Grandin 2011: Jon Cassar
Jon Cassar
– The Kennedys 2012: Jay Roach
Jay Roach
– Game Change 2013: Steven Soderbergh
Steven Soderbergh
– Behind the Candelabra 2014: Lisa Cholodenko – Olive Kitteridge 2015: Dee Rees
Dee Rees
– Bessie 2016: Steve Zaillian The Night Of
The Night Of
("The Beach") 2017: Jean-Marc Vallée
Jean-Marc Vallée
– Big Little Lies

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Variety/Talk/News/Sports Series (2013–present)[edit]

Note: This award is for regular programming.

2013: Don Roy King
Don Roy King
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
("Justin Timberlake") 2014: Dave Diomedi – The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ("Episode #1") 2015: Dave Diomedi – The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon ("Episode #325") 2016: Don Roy King
Don Roy King
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
("Dave Chappelle") 2017: Don Roy King
Don Roy King
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
("Jimmy Fallon")

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Variety/Talk/News/Sports Special
Special
(2013–present)[edit]

Note: This award is for special programs.

2013: Glenn Weiss – 67th Tony Awards 2014: Glenn Weiss – 68th Tony Awards 2015: Don Roy King
Don Roy King
Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live
40th Anniversary Special 2016: Glenn Weiss – 70th Tony Awards 2017: Glenn Weiss – 89th Academy Awards

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