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1917 Takes Top Honors At Producers Guild Awards, Races Towards Oscar Glory

Check out the full list of Producers Guild Awards winners, from Sam Mendes' WWI flick to Fleabag, Chernobyl, and Succession.

by | January 19, 2020 | Comments

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WWI “single-shot” thriller 1917 won top prize at the 31st annual Producers Guild Awards last night and in doing so punched its ticket as the official Oscar frontrunner for the 2020 season. Eight of the last 10 winners of the coveted PGA prize – Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures – have gone on to win Best Picture at the Academy Awards, including last year’s winner Green Book. 1917 will not be able to couple its big PGA win with a Screen Actors Guild win for Best Ensemble, as it failed to gain a nomination, so one of the PGA also-rans – Jojo Rabbit, Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, The Irishman, or Parasite – still has a shot to equal the war film’s momentum heading into the final weeks of awards season.

On the TV front, Chernobyl continued its awards streak, taking home the big prize for a limited series, while Fleabag took out Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television – Comedy, and Succession won in the drama category.

Read below for the full list of winners of the 2020 Producers Guild Awards.

Don’t agree with the PGA’s picks? Let us know what films and TV shows you think should have won in the comments. 


Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures


Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures


Outstanding Producer of Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures


Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama


Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy


Outstanding Producer of Limited Series Television


Outstanding Producer of Televised or Streamed Motion Pictures


Outstanding Producer of Non-Fiction Television


Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television


Outstanding Producer of Game & Competition Television


Outstanding Children’s Program


Outstanding Sports Program

  • What’s My Name | Muhammad Ali (WINNER)
  • Hard Knocks: Training Camp With the Oakland Raiders
  • Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season
  • Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel
  • SportsCenter With Scott Van Pelt

Outstanding Digital Series

  • Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (WINNER)
  • Billy on the Street With Billy Eichner
  • Born This Way
  • Creating Saturday Night Live 
  • Under a Rock With Tig Notaro

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