The Directors Guild Of America TV Award Nominations Announced!

dga-awards__120129023306The DGA’s get in on the TV act too with their  nominations for the 2012 season. My tips in bold.

MOVIES FOR TELEVISION AND MINI-SERIES

Greg Berlanti
“Political Animals,” “Pilot” (USA Network)

Philip Kaufman
“Hemingway & Gellhorn” (HBO)

Kevin Reynolds
“Hatfields & McCoys” (History Channel)

Jay Roach
“Game Change” (HBO)

Michael Rymer
“American Horror Story: Asylum,” “Dark Cousin” (FX)

DRAMATIC SERIES

Michael Cuesta
“Homeland,” “The Choice” (Showtime)

Jennifer Getzinger
“Mad Men,” “A Little Kiss” (AMC)

Lesli Linka Glatter
“Homeland,” “Q & A” (Showtime)

 Rian Johnson
“Breaking Bad,” “Fifty-One” (AMC)

Greg Mottola
“The Newsroom,” “We Just Decided To” (HBO)

COMEDY SERIES

Louis C.K.
“Louie,” “New Year’s Eve” (FX)

Mark Cendrowski
“The Big Bang Theory,” “The Date Night Variable” (CBS)

Bryan Cranston
“Modern Family,” “Election Day” (ABC)

Lena Dunham
“Girls,” “Pilot” (HBO)

Beth McCarthy-Miller
“30 Rock,” “Live From Studio 6H” (NBC)

MUSICAL VARIETY

Michael Dempsey
“12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief” (Multiple Networks/Cable Outlets)

Don Roy King
“Saturday Night Live With Host Mick Jagger” (NBC)

Don Mischer
“84th Annual Academy Awards” (ABC)

Chuck O’Neil
“The Daily Show With Jon Stewart,” “#17153” (Comedy Central)

Glenn Weiss
“66th Annual Tony Awards” (CBS)

REALITY PROGRAMS

Tony Croll
“America’s Next Top Model,” “The Girl Who Becomes America’s Next Top Model” (CW)

Peter Ney
“Face Off,” “Scene of the Crime” (Syfy)

Brian Smith
“Master Chef,” “Episode #305” (Fox)