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 Big 2015 Movie Preview
The 50 Best Films Of 2014
Review Of The Year 2014
Subscribe To Empire!
Get 12 issues from just £25
Must-Have Movie Collectibles
Bid on some classic memorabilia
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
TODAY
Exclusive Clip From Xavier Dolan's Mommy
The Cannes-acclaimed drama shares a dance-off
New Trailer For Avengers: Age Of Ultron Smashes In
And our first (brief) look at The Vision
Dan Stevens In Talks For Beauty And The Beast
And Luke Evans will be Gaston
Ridley Scott Wants To Bring Flashman Back To Screens
Adapting George MacDonald Fraser's books
Lionsgate Creating Movie From Dust
Dodgeball's Rawson Marshall Thurber To Direct
Diablo Cody Writing The Barbie Movie
Plus possible first glimpse of He-Man's Battle Cat
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


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Showrunner Beau Willimon Reveals 8 House Of Cards Secrets
On Kevin Spacey’s dog-dispatching and more…

21 Great Movie Cons
Fleece your friends with these duplicitous devices...

Empire Podcast 150: Margot Robbie
The Focus (and Wolf Of Wall Street) star from the Top Gear track...

Empire's New Spectre Issue Covers
First look at Bond 24 in Empire's April issue

Vote For The Jameson Empire Awards 2015!
Your mission is clear...

Sleeping Beauties: The Story Behind 12 Of Cinema's Unlikeliest Hits
They came, they saw, they surprisingly conquered

Writer / Director Dan Gilroy Reveals 8 Nightcrawler Secrets
On Jake Gyllenhaal's hand-slicing mirror smash and more...

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

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 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month 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)