Directors Guild of America Announces 2013 Nominees
Between 2003 to 2011, the DGA Award winner also took home the Best Director Oscar in February, until 2012, when Argo's Ben Affleck got the DGA and ultimately was not nominated for the Academy Award.
12 Years a Slave
David O. Russell
The Wolf of Wall Street
- Zachary Heinzerling - Cutie and the Boxer
- Jehane Noujaim - The Square
- Joshua Oppenheimer - The Act of Killing
- Sarah Polley - Stories We Tell
- Lucy Walker - The Crash Reel
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
- Stephen Frears - Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight
- David Mamet - Phil Spector
- Beth McCarthy-Miller (Directed By),Rob Ashford (Theatrical Direction By) - The Sound of Music Live!
- Nelson McCormick - Killing Kennedy
- Steven Soderbergh - Behind the Candelabra
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series
- Bryan Cranston - Breaking Bad, "Blood Money"
- David Fincher - House of Cards, "Chapter 1"
- Vince Gilligan - Breaking Bad, "Felina"
- Lesli Linka Glatter - Homeland, "The Star"
- David Nutter - Game of Thrones, "The Rains of Castamere"
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series
- Mark Cendrowski - The Big Bang Theory, "The Hofstadter Insufficiency"
- Bryan Cranston - Modern Family, "The Old Man & The Tree"
- Gail Mancuso - Modern Family, "My Hero"
- Beth McCarthy-Miller - 30 Rock, "Hogcock!/Last Lunch"
- Anthony Rich - The Big Bang Theory, "The Love Spell Potential"
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series
- Dave Diomedi - Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, "#799"
- Andy Fisher - Jimmy Kimmel Live, "#13-1810"
- Jim Hoskinson - The Colbert Report, "#10004"
- Don Roy King - Saturday Night Live, "Saturday Night Live with Host Justin Timberlake"
- Chuck O'Neil - The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, "#19018"