PGA Awards

Known as a strong prognosticator for the Best Picture in the race for Oscar®, this year’s announcement of the Guild’s Darryl F. Zanuck Producer of the Year Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures has a number of contenders vying for more than one win in the award ceremonies this year.

The Producers Guild Awards nominations celebrate the best producing work of the year and give the Guild an opportunity to honor some of the living legends who have shaped the producing profession.

The 29th Annual Producers Guild Awards will be held at The Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles on January 20, 2018

Here are this year’s nominees:

The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

  • “The Big Sick” Producers: Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel
  • “Call Me By Your Name” Producers: Peter Spears, Luca Guadagnino, Emilie Georges, Marco Morabito
  • “Dunkirk” Producers: Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan
  • “Get Out” Producers: Sean McKittrick & Edward H. Hamm, Jr., Jason Blum, Jordan Peele
  • “I, Tonya” Producers: Bryan Unkeless, Steven Rogers, Margot Robbie, Tom Ackerley
  • “Lady Bird” Producers: Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, Evelyn O’Neill
  • “Molly’s Game” Producers: Mark Gordon, Amy Pascal, Matt Jackson
  • “The Post” Producers: Amy Pascal, Steven Spielberg, Kristie Macosko Krieger
  • “The Shape Of Water” Producers: Guillermo del Toro, J. Miles Dale
  • “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” Producers: Graham Broadbent & Pete Czernin, Martin McDonagh
  • “Wonder Woman” Producers: Charles Roven & Richard Suckle, Zack Snyder & Deborah Snyder

The Award for Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures

  • “The Boss Baby” Producer: Ramsey Naito
  • “Coco” Producer: Darla K. Anderson
  • “Despicable Me 3” Producers: Chris Meledandri, Janet Healy
  • “Ferdinand” Producers: Lori Forte, Bruce Anderson
  • “The Lego Batman Movie” Producers: Dan Lin, Phil Lord & Christopher Miller

About the PGA Awards

The Producers Guild of America is the non-profit trade group that represents, protects and promotes the interests of all members of the producing team in film, television and new media. The PGA has over 7,500 members who work together to protect and improve their careers, the industry and community by facilitating members health benefits, encouraging enforcement of workplace labor laws, the creation of fair and impartial standards for the awarding of producing credits, as well as other education and advocacy efforts. The PGA hosts important industry events including the annual PGA Awards and the Produced By Conference. For more info, please visit