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Study: White Men Get Most Entry-Level TV Directing Jobs

Women and minority directors are losing out on crucial entry-level jobs, according to a Directors Guild of America study released Friday.


Director Alfonso Cuaron accepts the Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2013 award for “"Gravity"” from actress Sandra Bullock onstage at the 66th Annual Directors Guild Of America Awards held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on January 25, 2014 in Century City, California. (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for DGA)

Alfonso Cuaron Wins DGA For ‘Gravity,’ Gains Oscar Edge

Alfonso Cuaron was awarded the top film honor from the Directors Guild of America for “Gravity” on Saturday night, giving the lost-in-space saga an edge on the journey to the Academy Awards.


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‘Jeffersons’ Director, DGA President Jack Shea Dies At 84

Jack Shea, who directed “The Jeffersons” and other TV hits and was a three-time president of the Directors Guild of America, has died at age 84.


(L-R) Directors Kathryn Bigelow, Michael Mann and Ben Affleck attend the 65th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards President's Breakfast held at the DGA on February 2, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for DGA)

DGA: Another Big Night For Affleck’s ‘Argo’?

Hollywood’s strange awards season continues with another ceremony that could firm up a big Oscar win for Ben Affleck’s “Argo.”


US actor Justin Timberlake (L) poses with US director David Fincher prior to attend the Premiere of Fincher's film, "The Social Network" on October 3, 2010 in Paris. (credit: THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Fincher, Hooper Vie For Top Directors Guild Prize

The makers of Academy Awards favorites “The Social Network” and “The King’s Speech” are among those competing for top honors from the Directors Guild of America, one of Hollywood’s last prize shows before the Oscars.