DGA Announces Presenters for 72nd Annual DGA Awards

72nd DGA Awards

January 22, 2020

Los Angeles – The DGA today announced the presenters for the 72nd Annual DGA Awards.  The ceremony will take place on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, and will be hosted by Judd Apatow.

Confirmed presenters to date for the DGA Awards include (in alphabetical order):

  • Diane Amos
  • Todd Arnow
  • Dean-Charles Chapman
  • Terry Crews
  • Alfonso Cuarón*
  • Leonardo DiCaprio
  • Lee Jung Eun
  • Catherine Hardwicke
  • Norman Jewison*
  • George MacKay
  • Chrissy Metz
  • Don Mischer*
  • Al Pacino*
  • Joe Pesci
  • Sam Rockwell
  • Katheryn Winnick
  • Constance Zimmer

* Previous DGA Award winner

The nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Theatrical Feature Film are:

  • Bong Joon Ho (Parasite)
  • Sam Mendes (1917)
  • Martin Scorsese (The Irishman)
  • Quentin Tarantino (Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood)
  • Taika Waititi (Jojo Rabbit)

Special Service Awards:

  • Duncan S. Henderson will receive the DGA’s 2020 Frank Capra Achievement Award in recognition of career achievement in the industry and service to the Guild.
  • Arthur E. Lewis will receive the DGA’s 2020 Franklin J. Schaffner Achievement Award in recognition of career achievement in the industry and service to the Guild.

For a complete list of nominations in all categories, click here to visit the Awards section.  The winners will be announced at the 72nd Annual DGA Awards celebration on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.

Contact
Lily Bedrossian -
Director of Media Relations
(310) 289-5334
lbedrossian@dga.org