Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Future Of Film
The 100 Greatest Video Games
Robin Williams: The Big Interview
Kevin Feige:
My Movie Life

The Marvel supremo's pick of the flicks
Want To Be An Empire Journalist?
Find out how here
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
Colin Farrell And Vince Vaughn Confirmed For True Detective
Justin Lin also set to direct the first two episodes
Exclusive: Two Brand New Taken 3 Images
Prepare yourself for yet more Mills and boom
Aaron Paul Joins The 9th Life Of Louis Drax
He's on for the supernatural thriller
Damien Chazelle In Talks For First Man
Whiplash director takes one small step towards Neil Armstrong biopic
Empire's Interstellar Cover Has Arrived
Feast your eyes on our November issue
New Trailer For Kingsman: The Secret Service
Mankind is a virus. And Samuel L. Jackson is the cure
George Sluizer 1932 - 2014
The Vanishing director dies aged 82
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
07 May 2014
Gravity Floats Among The Relentless Kerrang! Awards
Dallas Buyer's Club and Metallica: Through The Never also figure
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
12 Years A Slave (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Gravity (2013)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

12 Years & Gravity Split Producers Guid Best Picture
A surprise tie hits the awards

21 January 2014  |  Written by James White  |  Source: PGA

submit to reddit

12-Years-And-Gravity-Split-Producers-Guild-Best-Picture

For all the attention that the likes of the Golden Globes and (to a lesser extent) the Critics’ Choice Awards receive, the Producers Guild has routinely been the most accurate Best Picture Academy Award prognosticator, with most main winners in the guild’s top categories going on to score at the Academy Awards. So when there is a tie for the top prize – as this year, with 12 Years A Slave and Gravity - it makes the race that much more interesting.

The big loser in this case was American Hustle, which had been picking up statuettes from all sorts of other groups, but didn’t get any love from the PGA. In other categories, Frozen continued its triumphant run in animation, Behind The Candelabra topped Long-Form Television, and Breaking Bad was the not-so-shocking victor in the drama section.

Here is the full list of winners:

The Darryl F. Zanuck Award For Outstanding Producer Of Theatrical Motion Pictures
12 Years A Slave
Gravity

American Hustle
Blue Jasmine
Captain Phillips
Dallas Buyers Club
Her
Nebraska
Saving Mr. Banks
The Wolf Of Wall Street

The Award For Outstanding Producer Of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures
Frozen
The Croods
Despicable Me 2
Epic
Monsters University

The Award For Outstanding Producer Of Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures
We Steal Secrets: The Story Of Wikileaks
A Place At The Table
Far Out Isn’t Far Enough: The Tom Ungerer Story
Life According To Sam
Which Way Is The Front Line From Here? The Life And Time Of Tim Hetherington

The David L. Wolper Award For Outstanding Producer Of Long-Form Television
Behind The Candelabra
American Horror Story
Killing Kennedy
Phil Spector
Top Of The Lake

The Norman Felton Award For Outstanding Producer Of Episodic Television, Drama
Breaking Bad
Downton Abbey
Game Of Thrones
Homeland
House Of Cards

The Danny Thomas Award For Outstanding Producer Of Episodic Television, Comedy
Modern Family
30 Rock
Arrested Development
The Big Bang Theory
Veep

The Award For Outstanding Non-Fiction Television
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
30 For 30
Duck Dynasty
Inside The Actors Studio
Shark Tank

The Award For Outstanding Producer Of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
The Colbert Report
Jimmy Kimmel Live
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
Real Time With Bill Maher
Saturday Night Live

The Award For Outstanding Producer Of Competition Television
The Voice
The Amazing Race
Dancing With The Stars
Project Runway
Top Chef

The Award For Outstanding Sports Program
SportsCenter
24/7
Hard Knocks
Monday Night Football
Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel

The Award For Outstanding Children’s Program
Sesame Street
Dora The Explorer
iCarly
Phineas And Ferb
SpongeBob Squarepants

The Award For Outstanding Digital Series
Wired: What’s Inside
Burning Love
Epic Rap Battles Of History
Lizzie Bennet Diaries
Video Game High School


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Mick Jagger Wants A 20 Feet From Stardom TV Series
And a Broadway show...
Disney Re-Scales Pete's Dragon
UPDATE: David Lowery in talks to direct his script

SPECIAL FEATURE
The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time EMPIRE READERS' POLL: THE 301 GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME
You turned out in your hundreds and thousands, and here are the results... Browse the full list


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Empire's Interstellar Newsstand Cover Has Arrived
Plus a full preview of what you'll find inside our brand new issue

The Future Of Film: British Film Will Thrive (If Tax Breaks Allow)
Or how Harry Potter saved the British film industry, and could again

The Making Of The Lost Pilot: An Oral History
The cast and crew look back at the epic season opener…

Empire's Gone Girl Review
Our official verdict on David Fincher's adaptation of the best-selling novel

The Future Of Film: The Streaming Services Will Be Major Studios
(Or how Hollywood will have to start worrying about Netflix)

The Empire Podcast #129: Liam Neeson Interview
Plus Max Irons, Sam Claflin, Douglas Booth, Holliday Grainger and Jessica Brown Findlay drop by to talk The Riot Club

The Future Of Film: We'll Be Watching Films In Virtual Reality
Immerse cinema aims to become the must-have experience for the filmgoers of the future

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 6 Issues Of Empire For Only £15!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 6 issues of Empire for just £15!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)