Ava DuVernay, Get Out to receive special honours at Producers Guild of America awards
Los Angeles: The horror film Get Out and industry multitasker Ava DuVernay will receive special honors at the Producers Guild of America awards, the group announced on Friday.
The movie co-produced by Jordan Peele is also among 11 film nominees. It was picked for the guild's Stanley Kramer Award. DuVernay, a producer, director and screenwriter, will receive the Visionary Award, according to a guild statement.
Other nominees for the top film producer category: The Big Sick; Call Me by Your Name; Dunkirk; I, Tonya; Lady Bird; Molly's Game; The Post; The Shape of Water; Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri; and Wonder Woman.
Nominees for dramatic TV series are Big Little Lies, Season 1; The Crown, Season 2; Game of Thrones, Season 7; The Handmaid's Tale, Season 1; and Stranger Things, Season 2.
Animated film nominees are: The Boss Baby; Coco; Despicable Me 3; Ferdinand; and The Lego Batman Movie.
In the TV comedy series category, nominees are: Curb Your Enthusiasm, Season 9; The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Season 1; Master of None, Season 2; Silicon Valley, Season 4; and Veep, Season 6.
Updated Date: Jan 06, 2018 15:57 PM