The Directors Guild of America announced its nominations for outstanding work in television, and the list included all of the heavy hitters of 2017.



"Game of Thrones" dominated the drama category, with three nominations for directors Jeremy Podeswa ("The Dragon and the Wolf"), Matt Shakman ("The Spoils of War"), and Alan Taylor ("Beyond the Wall").



In the comedy category, "Master of None" came out on top with two nominations for creator Aziz Ansari and Melina Matsoukas.



Here's the full list of DGA TV nominees:





DRAMATIC SERIES





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):





THE DUFFER BROTHERS



Stranger Things, "Chapter Nine: The Gate"

(Netflix)



The Duffer Brothers' Directorial Team:



Unit Production Manager: Timothy Lonsdale



First Assistant Director: Richard Denault



Second Assistant Director: John R. Bonaccorse



Second Second Assistant Directors: David Champion, Robert S. Hoffman



Additional Second Assistant Directors: Clayton Thompson, Tyler Smith



This is Mr. Matt Duffer's and Mr. Ross Duffer's second DGA Award nomination. They were previously nominated in this same category in 2016 for Stranger Things, "Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers."





REED MORANO



The Handmaid's Tale, "Offred"



(Hulu)





Ms. Morano's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Manager: Joe Boccia





This is Ms. Morano's first DGA Award nomination.





JEREMY PODESWA



Game of Thrones, "The Dragon and the Wolf"



(HBO)





This is Mr. Podeswa's second DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in the Movies for Television and Mini-Series category in 2010 for The Pacific, "Home."





MATT SHAKMAN



Game of Thrones, "The Spoils of War"



(HBO)





This is Mr. Shakman's first DGA Award nomination.





ALAN TAYLOR



Game of Thrones, "Beyond the Wall"



(HBO)





Mr. Taylor's Directorial Team:



First Assistant Director: Toby Ford





This is Mr. Taylor's third DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this same category in 2008 for Mad Men, "The Mountain King." He won the DGA Award in this category in 2007 for his Mad Men pilot "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes."







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COMEDY SERIES





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):







AZIZ ANSARI



Master of None, "The Thief"



(Netflix)





Mr. Ansari's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Managers: Gwen Bialic, Igor Srubshchik



First Assistant Director: Christo Morse



Second Assistant Director: Ellen Parnett





This is Mr. Ansari's first DGA Award nomination.





MIKE JUDGE



Silicon Valley, "Server Error"



(HBO)





Mr. Judge's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Manager: Tyler Romary



First Assistant Director: Nick Mastandrea



Second Assistant Director: Heather Wagner‑Wang



Second Second Assistant Director: Chris Riddle



Additional Second Assistant Director: Gordon Freeman





This is Mr. Judge's fourth DGA Award nomination – all in this category for episodes of Silicon Valley. He was previously nominated in 2016 for "Founder Friendly," in 2015 for "Binding Arbitration" and in 2014 for "Minimum Viable Product."



MELINA MATSOUKAS



Master of None, "Thanksgiving"



(Netflix)



Ms. Matsoukas's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Managers: Gwen Bialic, Igor Srubshchik



First Assistant Director: Christo Morse



Second Assistant Director: Ellen Parnett



Second Second Assistant Director: Dustin Bewley



Location Manager: Julie Sage



This is Ms. Matsoukas's first DGA Award nomination.



BETH McCARTHY‑MILLER



Veep, "Chicklet"



(HBO)



Ms. McCarthy‑Miller's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Manager: David Hyman



First Assistant Director: Dale Stern



Second Assistant Director: Jeff Rosenberg



Second Second Assistant Director: Yarden Levo



Additional Second Assistant Director: Chalis Romero



This is Ms. McCarthy-Miller's twelfth DGA Award nomination. She won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series in 2013 for the 30 Rock episode "Hogcock!/Last Lunch." She was also nominated that year, together with Rob Ashford, in the Movies for Television and Mini-Series category for The Sound of Music Live! She was previously nominated in the Comedy Series category for 30 Rock episodes "Live from Studio 6H" in 2012, "Live Show" in 2010, "The Reunion Episode #304" in 2008 and "Somebody to Love" in 2007. She won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical Variety twice, in 2001 for America: A Tribute to Heroes (co-directed with Joel Gallen) and in 2000 for the "Val Kilmer and U2" episode of Saturday Night Live. She was also twice nominated in that category for Saturday Night Live episodes "Christopher Walken and The Foo Fighters" in 2003 and the 25th Anniversary episode in 1999. She was also nominated in 2015 in the Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Specials category for Adele Live in New York City.



AMY SHERMAN‑PALLADINO



The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"



(Amazon)



Ms. Sherman‑Palladino's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Managers: Frank Covino, Dhana Rivera Gilbert



First Assistant Director: Mariela Comitini



Second Assistant Director: Soren Miltich



Second Second Assistant Director: Kyle Burstein



Location Manager: Michael Buonanno



This is Ms. Sherman‑Palladino's first DGA Award nomination.



MOVIES FOR TELEVISION AND MINI‑SERIES





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini‑Series for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):





SCOTT FRANK



Godless



(Netflix)





Mr. Frank's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Managers: Alton Walpole, Michael Malone



First Assistant Directors: Aldric La'auli Porter, Eric Henriquez



Second Assistant Directors: Eric Glasser, Kevin O'Neil



Second Second Assistant Directors: Jai James, C.J. Neels, Ronan O'Connor



Additional Second Assistant Directors: Kathryn Olguin, Jessica Richey, Joe Bufalino





This is Mr. Frank's first DGA Award nomination.





BARRY LEVINSON



The Wizard of Lies



(HBO)





Mr. Levinson's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Managers: Amy Herman, Joseph E. Iberti



First Assistant Director: Michele Ziegler



Second Assistant Director: Xanthus Valan



Second Second Assistant Director: Jakub Porembski



Location Manager: Andrew D. Cooke





This is Mr. Levinson's sixth DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this same category in 2010 for You Don't Know Jack. He won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film in 1988 for Rain Man, and was previously nominated in that category in 1990 for Avalon and in 1991 for Bugsy. He was also nominated in the Dramatic Series category in 1993 for his Homicide: Life onthe Street episode "Gone for Goode."





KYRA SEDGWICK



Story of a Girl



(Lifetime)





This is Ms. Sedgwick's first DGA Award nomination.





JEAN‑MARC VALLÉE



Big Little Lies



(HBO)





Mr. Vallée's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Managers: Barbara A. Hall, G.D. Fienberg



First Assistant Director: David Ticotin



Second Assistant Director: Christine Danahy



Second Second Assistant Director: Bob Riley



Additional Second Assistant Directors: Bryan Landrine, Rob Burgess, Allison Rushton, Mallory Squeo





This is Mr. Vallée's first DGA Award nomination.





GEORGE C. WOLFE



The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks



(HBO)





Mr. Wolfe's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Managers: Kathryn Dean, Patricia Doherty Hess



First Assistant Director: Chris Surgent



Second Assistant Director: Takahide Kawakami



Second Second Assistant Director: Kevin Breen





This is Mr. Wolfe's second DGA Award nomination. He won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini‑Series in 2005 for Lackawanna Blues (in a tie with Joseph Sargent for Warm Springs).







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VARIETY/TALK/NEWS/SPORTS – REGULARLY SCHEDULED PROGRAMMING





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Regularly Scheduled Programming for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):





ANDRE ALLEN



Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, "#2061"



(TBS)





Mr. Allen's Directorial Team:



Associate Directors: Jeremy Hardwick, Pat King



Stage Manager: Laura Mack





This is Mr. Allen's first DGA Award nomination.





PAUL G. CASEY



Real Time with Bill Maher, "#1527"



(HBO)





Mr. Casey's Directorial Team:



Associate Director: Stacy Talbot



Stage Managers: Patrick Whitney, Brian Anderson





This is Mr. Casey's fourth DGA Award nomination. He previously was nominated in this category in 2016, 2015 and 2014 for Real Time with Bill Maher, "Show #1437," "Show #1334" and "Show #1226."





JIM HOSKINSON



The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, "Joe Biden/Elton John"



(CBS)





Mr. Hoskinson's Directorial Team:



Associate Directors: Yvonne De Mare, Karen Yaeger



Stage Manager: Mark McKenna, Jeff Leib, Susan Schroer





This is Mr. Hoskinson's fifth DGA Award nomination. He previously was nominated in this category in 2016 for The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, "Episode #0179" and in 2015, 2013 and 2007 for The Colbert Report episodes "11040, " "10004" and "3052."





DON ROY KING



Saturday Night Live, "Host: Jimmy Fallon"



(NBC)





Mr. King's Directorial Team:



Associate Directors: Michael Mancini, Michael Poole, Bob Caminiti



Stage Managers: Gena Rositano, Chris Kelly





This is Mr. King's twelfth DGA Award nomination. He previously won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in this category for Saturday Night Live, "Host: Dave Chappelle" in 2016, and for Saturday Night Live, "Host: Justin Timberlake" in 2013. Mr. King also won the DGA Award for Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Specials for Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special in 2015. He was previously nominated for Saturday Night Live episodes in 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014, and in 2015 in the Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Regularly Scheduled Programming category for the Saturday Night Live episode, "Host: Tracy Morgan/Musical Guest: Demi Lovato."





PAUL PENNOLINO



Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, "French Elections"



(HBO)





Mr. Pennolino's Directorial Team:



Associate Director: Elliot Mendelson



Stage Managers: Mark McKenna, Susan Schroer





This is Mr. Pennolino's third DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category in 2016 for Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. He is also nominated this year in the Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Specials category for Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Presents Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner.







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VARIETY/TALK/NEWS/SPORTS – SPECIALS





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Specials for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):





STAN LATHAN



Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin



(Netflix)





Mr. Lathan's Directorial Team:



Associate Director: Sara Niimi



Stage Manager: Rob Sellers





This is Mr. Lathan's first DGA Award nomination.





LINDA MENDOZA



Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Honoring David Letterman



(PBS)





Ms. Mendoza's Directorial Team:



Associate Directors: Dora Mendoza, Kelly Hernacki



Stage Managers: Arthur Lewis, Mark McKenna, Lou Moore





This is Ms. Mendoza's third DGA Award nomination. She was previously nominated in this same category in 2016 for Smithsonian Salutes Ray Charles: In Performance at the White House. She was also nominated in the Musical Variety category in 2010 for Paul McCartney: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song in Performance at The White House.





PAUL PENNOLINO



Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Presents Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner



(TBS)





Mr. Pennolino's Directorial Team:



Associate Directors: Jeremy Hardwick, Mike Walker, Libby Minarek, Jonathan Harris



Stage Managers: Laura Mack, April Smith, Kenyon Noble





This is Mr. Pennolino's third DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category in 2016 for Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. He is also nominated this year in the Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Regularly Scheduled Programming category for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, "French Elections."





AMY SCHUMER



Amy Schumer: The Leather Special



(Netflix)





This is Ms. Schumer's second DGA Award nomination. She was previously nominated in the Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Regularly Scheduled Programming category in 2015 for Inside Amy Schumer, "12 Angry Men" with Director Ryan McFaul





GLENN WEISS



The 89th Annual Academy Awards



(ABC)





Mr. Weiss's Directorial Team:



Associate Directors: Ken Diego, Eve Adair, Susan Kopensky, Lori Margules, Robin Mishkin Abrams, Michael Polito



Stage Managers: Gary Natoli, Rita Cossette, Dave Cove, John Esposito, Valdez Flagg, Chris Hines, Alissa Levisohn Hoyo, Arthur Lewis, Roxanne Lozano, Ron Paul, Tammy Raab, Jason Seligman, Jackie Stathis, Cheryl Teetzel‑Moore, Debbie Williams, Ari Woog





This is Mr. Weiss's fourteenth DGA Award nomination. He previously won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety/Talk/News/Sports – Specials in 2013, 2014 and 2016 for the 67th, 68th and 70thAnnual Tony Awardsand in the Musical Variety category in 2007, 2010, 2011 and 2012 for the 61st, 64th,65th, and 66thAnnual Tony Awards. He was also nominated in the Musical Variety category in 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006 and 2008 for the 55th, 56th, 59th, 60th, and 62nd Annual Tony Awards. Additionally, Mr. Weiss was nominated in 2015 for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series, together with Rob Ashford, for Peter Pan Live!







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REALITY PROGRAMS





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Reality Programs for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):





HISHAM ABED



Encore!, "Pilot"



(ABC)





This is Mr. Abed's second DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category for The Hills.





JOHN GONZALEZ



Live PD, "Episode 50"



(A&E)





Mr. Gonzalez's Directorial Team:



Associate Director: Janine Devito



Stage Manager: Jeff Buda





This is Mr. Gonzalez's second DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category in 2016 for Live PD.





BRIAN SMITH



MasterChef, "Vegas Deluxe & Oyster Shucks"



(FOX)





Mr. Smith's Directorial Team:



Associate Director: Anna Moulaison



Stage Managers: Drew Lewandowski, Brady Hess





This is Mr. Smith's fifth DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category for MasterChef in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 – and in 2016 for S.T.R.O.N.G.





ADAM VETRI



Dare to Live, "Chainsmokers"



(MTV)





Mr. Vetri's Directorial Team:



Associate Director: Ian Blankenship





This is Mr. Vetri's third DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category in 2014, and won in 2015, for Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge.





KENT WEED



Spartan: The Ultimate Team Challenge, "Season Premiere"



(NBC)





Mr. Weed's Directorial Team:



Associate Director: Ben Simms



Stage Manager: Dave Massey





This is Mr. Weed's second DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category in 2008 for I Survived a Japanese Game Show.







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CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):





NIKI CARO



Anne with an E, "Your Will Shall Decide Your Destiny"



(Netflix)





This is Ms. Caro's first DGA Award nomination.







BENJAMIN LEHMANN



The Magical Wand Chase: A Sesame Street Special



(HBO)





Mr. Lehmann's Directorial Team:



Associate Directors: Yori Tondrowski, Frank Campagna



Stage Managers: Anne Marie Dentici Gammon, Shawn Havens, Theresa Anderson



Location Managers: Steven Carbajal, Jillian Stricker





This is Mr. Lehmann's first DGA Award nomination.





LILY MARIYE



Just Add Magic, "Just Add Meddling"



(Amazon)





Ms. Mariye's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Manager: Pixie Wespiser



First Assistant Director: Gregory Guzik



Second Assistant Director: Darrell Woodard



Second Second Assistant Director: Tara Nicole Tjahjadi





This is Ms. Mariye's first DGA Award nomination.





ALISON McDONALD



An American Girl Story: Summer Camp, Friends for Life



(Amazon)





Ms. McDonald's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Manager: Richard G. King



First Assistant Director: Otto Penzato



Second Assistant Director: David Berke



Second Second Assistant Director: Yarden Levo





This is Ms. McDonald's first DGA Award nomination.





MATTHEW O'NEILL AND THALIA SODI



15: A Quinceañera Story: Zoey



(HBO)









This is Mr. O'Neill's first DGA Award nomination.





This is Ms. Sodi's first DGA Award nomination.







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COMMERCIALS





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):





MARTIN de THURAH



(Epoch Films)





Festival, StubHub – Goodby Silverstein



First Assistant Director: Charles Conner





Machines, StubHub – Goodby Silverstein



First Assistant Director: Charles Conner





Mad World, WealthSimple – WealthSimple In House



First Assistant Director: Jey Wada



Second Assistant Director: Curtis Smith





This is Mr. de Thurah's second DGA Award nomination. He previously won in this category in 2013 for The Man Who Couldn't Slow Down (Hennessy VS) and Human Race (Acura MDX 2014).





ALMA HAR'EL



(Epoch Films)





Love Without Bias, P&G – Wieden + Kennedy



First Assistant Director: George Miles Johnstone





This is Ms. Har'el's first DGA Award nomination.





HOFFMAN/METOYER



(MJZ)





Anthem, KitchenAid – DigitasLBi



Second Assistant Director: Frankie Pagnotta



Second Second Assistant Director: Matt Ross





Go Further, Ford – GTB



First Assistant Director: David Webb



Second Assistant Director: David Marnell



Second Second Assistant Director: Jeff Tavani





This is the first DGA nomination for Mr. Will Hoffman and Mr. Julius Metoyer.







MILES JAY



(SMUGGLER)





Alive, Bose QuietComfort 35 Headphones – Grey



First Assistant Director: Gareth Moses





Calling JohnMalkovich.com, Squarespace – John X Hannes





Who is JohnMalkovich.com?, Squarespace – John X Hannes





This is Mr. Jay's second DGA Award nomination. He was previously nominated in this category in 2015 for It Can Wait (ESPN).





ISAIAH SERET



(Biscuit Filmworks)





Growing Up, Samsung Galaxy – Wieden + Kennedy Portland



First Assistant Director: Howell Caldwell



Second Assistant Director: Ben Randolph



Second Second Assistant Director: Shauna Frontera





I Love You, Samsung Great – Wieden + Kennedy Portland



First Assistant Director: Brian Stevens



Second Assistant Director: Steve Bagnara





Never Too Composed, Kohler – DDB Chicago



First Assistant Director: Eric Topp



Second Assistant Director: Rob Nia





This is Mr. Seret's first DGA Award nomination.







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DOCUMENTARY





The nominees for the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary for 2017 are (in alphabetical order):







KEN BURNS & LYNN NOVICK



The Vietnam War



(PBS)





This is Mr. Burns' and Ms. Novick's second DGA Award nomination. They were previously nominated in this category in 2007 for The War.





BRYAN FOGEL



Icarus



(Netflix)





This is Mr. Fogel's first DGA Award nomination.





MATTHEW HEINEMAN



City of Ghosts



(Amazon Studios)







This is Mr. Heineman's second DGA Award nomination. He won in this category in 2015 for Cartel Land





STEVE JAMES



Abacus: Small Enough to Jail



(PBS)





This is Mr. James's fourth DGA Award nomination. He won in this category in 1994 for Hoop Dreams, and was also nominated in this category in 2008 and 2011 for At The Death House Door and Frontline: The Interrupters.





ERROL MORRIS



Wormwood



(Netflix)



Mr. Morris's Directorial Team:



Unit Production Manager: Caroline Baron



Assistant Unit Production Manager: Sean Fogel



Stage Managers: Kamen Velkovsky, Keith Marlin



Location Manager: David Velasco