WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 16th COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD AWARDS WITH PRESENTING SPONSOR LACOSTE

The winners of the 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards were announced on Saturday, February 22.  The Guild handed out competitive awards for costume design excellence in seven categories for in film, television and commercial work. 

Four honorary awards also were presented at the Awards Gala. This year, the Guild honored five-time Academy Award nominee Amy Adams with the LACOSTE Spotlight Award, which was presented to her by Jeremy Renner, her co-star in the film “American Hustle.”

The Distinguished Collaborator Awardwas presented to acclaimed writer, producer and director, Judd Apatow by Bill Hader and Jonah Hill in recognition of his support of Costume Design and creative partnerships with Costume Designers.

Actors Debra Winger and Ciarán Hinds presented Emmy Award-winning Costume Designer April Ferry with this year’s Honorary Career Achievement Award for her outstanding work in film and television. 

The 2014 Costume Designers Guild Distinguished Service Award was presented to Sharon Day, a longtime member of the Costume Designers Guild Local 892, for her dedication and tireless efforts on behalf of the Guild.

Actor Joshua Malina, known for his roles in “The West Wing” and “Scandal,” hosted the Awards Gala.  Presenters also included Kerry Washington, Tony Goldwyn, Olivia Munn, Tony Hale, Mindy Kaling, Ike Barinholtz, Kiernan Shipka, James Wolk, Kathleen Robertson, Geoff Stults, Elisabeth Röhm, Raquel Welch, J. August Richards, June Squibb and Will Forte.

Presenters, nominees and honorees were escorted to the Beverly Hilton Hotel in stylish and luxurious Audi sedans.  Additional celebrity attendees included:  Steve Coogan, Scott Foley, Joe Morton, Bellamy Young, Darby Stanchfeld, Katie Lowes, Dan Bukatinsky, Guillermo Díaz, Amandla Stenberg, Angelique Cabral, Meredith Monroe, Jacqueline Mazarella and Parker Young.

16th COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD AWARD WINNERS

EXCELLENCE IN CONTEMPORARY FILM

Blue Jasmine – Suzy Benzinger

EXCELLENCE IN PERIOD FILM

12 Years a Slave – Patricia Norris

EXCELLENCE IN FANTASY FILM


The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Trish Summerville

OUTSTANDING CONTEMPORARY TELEVISION SERIES

House of Cards – Tom Broecker

OUTSTANDING PERIOD/FANTASY TELEVISION SERIES

Downton Abbey – Caroline McCall

OUTSTANDING MADE FOR TV MOVIE OR MINI SERIES

Behind the Candelabra – Ellen Mirojnick

EXCELLENCE IN COMMERCIAL COSTUME DESIGN

Call of Duty: Ghosts Masked Warriors – Nancy Steiner

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AMY ADAMS TO RECEIVE THE LACOSTE SPOTLIGHT AWARD AT THE 16th COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD AWARDS

LACOSTE Returns for the Fourth Year as Presenting Sponsor

 

 

LOS ANGELES – January 22, 2014LACOSTE, a long‐time supporter of the Costume Designers Guild Awards (CDGA), returns for the fourth year in a row as Presenting Sponsor.  The 16th star-studded Awards gala will take place on the evening of Saturday, February 22, 2014 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

Whether on playing fields or in everyday life, LACOSTE’s story is rooted in a quest for authenticity, performance and elegance. Each Crocodile-branded product is designed to allow men and women to feel free in their mind and body, with clothes and accessories that enable confidence and ease by adapting to an ever-changing life. It’s this vision of optimism and courage that is promoted by the new brand campaign: “Life is a Beautiful Sport.” In keeping true to that philosophy, the LACOSTE SPOTLIGHT AWARD honors an actor whose talent and career personifies an enduring commitment to excellence, including a special awareness of the role and importance of costume design.  

This year’s LACOSTE SPOTLIGHT AWARD will be presented to five-time Academy Award® nominated actress, Amy Adams. Adams has built an impressive body of work including Spike Jonze’s Her opposite Joaquin Phoenix and Paul Thomas Anderson’s 2012 film, The Master. Adams’ role in The Master garnered her a Golden Globe and BAFTA nomination in addition to her fourth Academy Award® nomination.

Adams recently won a Golden Globe for “Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy” and a Critics’ Choice Award for “Best Actress in a Comedy”for her performance in David O. Russell’s American Hustle. She and her fellow castmates including Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner and Jennifer Lawrence, took home the award for “Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture” at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Adams’ role has also garnered her an Academy Award® and BAFTA nomination for “Best Actress in a Leading Role.” Michael Wilkinson, Adams’ Costume Designer for American Hustle, has also received an Academy Award®, BAFTA and CDGA nomination for his work on the film. Additionally, Adams’ Costume Designer for Her, Casey Storm, earned his first CDGA film nomination this year.

Adams’ other film credits include The Fighter, Enchanted, Man of Steel, Doubt, Julie & Julia, Robert Lorenz’s Trouble with the Curve opposite Clint Eastwood; Walter Salle’s adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s seminal beat generation novel, On The Road; Disney’s The Muppets opposite Jason Segel; Shawn Levy’s Night At The Museum: Battle of The Smithsonian opposite Ben Stiller; Christine Jeffs and Karen Moncrieff’s critically acclaimed film Sunshine Cleaning opposite Emily Blunt and Alan Arkin; Mike Nichols’ Charlie Wilson’s War opposite Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts and Phillip Seymour Hoffman; Bharat Nalluri’s Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day opposite Frances McDormand; and Steven Spielberg’s Catch Me If You Can with Leonardo DiCaprio.

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16th Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominations

EXCELLENCE IN CONTEMPORARY FILM
Blue Jasmine – Suzy Benzinger
Her – Casey Storm
Nebraska – Wendy Chuck
Philomena – Consolata Boyle
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty – Sarah Edwards

EXCELLENCE IN PERIOD FILM
12 Years a Slave – Patricia Norris
American Hustle – Michael Wilkinson
Dallas Buyers Club – Kurt & Bart
The Great Gatsby – Catherine Martin
Saving Mr. Banks – Daniel Orlandi

EXCELLENCE IN FANTASY FILM
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Ann Maskrey, Richard Taylor, Bob Buck
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Trish Summerville
Oz: The Great and Powerful – Gary Jones, Michael Kutsche

OUTSTANDING CONTEMPORARY TELEVISION SERIES
Breaking Bad – Jennifer Bryan
House of Cards – Tom Broecker
Nashville – Susie DeSanto
Scandal – Lyn Paolo
Saturday Night Live – Tom Broecker, Eric Justian

OUTSTANDING PERIOD/FANTASY TELEVISION SERIES
Boardwalk Empire – John Dunn, Lisa Padovani
The Borgias – Gabriella Pescucci
Downton Abbey – Caroline McCall
Game of Thrones – Michele Clapton
Mad Men – Janie Bryant

OUTSTANDING MADE FOR TELEVISION MOVIE OR MINI SERIES
American Horror Story: Coven – Lou Eyrich
Behind the Candelabra – Ellen Mirojnick
Bonnie & Clyde – Marilyn Vance
House of Versace – Claire Nadon
Phil Spector – Debra McGuire

EXCELLENCE IN COMMERCIAL COSTUME DESIGN
Call of Duty “Ghosts Masked Warriors” – Nancy Steiner
Dos Equis: “Most Interesting Man in the World Feeds a Bear” – Julie Vogel
Fiat “British Invasion” – Donna Zakowska

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PRODUCER JUDD APATOW, COSTUME DESIGNER APRIL FERRY TO BE HONORED AT THE 16th COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD AWARDS

WITH PRESENTING SPONSOR LACOSTE

Awards Gala to Take Place on February 22, 2014;

Nominations Announced January 9, 2014

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LOS ANGELES—Dec. 17, 2013—Director, writer and producer Judd Apatow and veteran Costume Designer April Ferry will be recognized with honorary awards at the 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards with presenting sponsor LACOSTE on Feb. 22, 2014, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.

Apatow, one of the most sought-after comedy minds in Hollywood, is known for writing, producing and directing blockbuster hits such as “This Is 40,” “Knocked Up,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin,” and the cult classic “Freaks and Geeks.”  He is also the producer behind HBO’s “Girls,” the Oscar-nominated “Bridesmaids,” “Pineapple Express,” “Superbad,” “Forgetting Sarah Marshall,” and fan favorite “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy.” He will receive the Distinguished Collaborator honor at the ceremony in recognition of his support of Costume Design across his many remarkable projects, in particular some of his more recent collaborations with Costume Designers Leesa Evans, Jennifer Rogien and Susan Matheson.  Apatow recently returned to produce the eagerly anticipated sequel, “Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues.”

Ferry will be this year’s recipient of the Career Achievement Award, an honor that recognizes her body of work in film and television.  With a diverse array of costume designing credits, Ferry has earned an Oscar nomination for her work on “Maverick,” starring Mel Gibson and Jodie Foster. For her design work on the HBO television drama “Rome,” Ferry took home an Emmy Award and two consecutive Costume Designers Guild Awards.

With the support of presenting sponsor LACOSTE, the red carpet, black-tie awards gala celebrates outstanding Costume Design in film, television and commercials. The CDGA has become a highlight of the Hollywood awards season, notable for its lively, fun, warm and engaging celebration of Costume Designers and their essential contribution to film and television. The awards presentation will honor the work of Costume Designers in seven categories, including contemporary, period and fantasy film. Nominations for the awards will be announced on January 9.

Previous hosts of the Costume Designers Guild Awards have included Joel McHale, Jane Lynch, Kristin Davis, Debra Messing, Parker Posey and Anjelica Huston, and celebrity attendees such as Christian Bale, Katie Holmes, Ashton Kutcher, Robert Duvall, Helen Mirren, Russell Crowe, Nicole Kidman, Halle Berry and Sandra Bullock testify to the ongoing influence of Costume Design.

Find the Costume Designers Guild Awards on Twitter , Facebook, and Instagram and use #CDGA16.

ABOUT THE COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD

The Costume Designers Guild was founded in 1953 by a group of 30 motion picture costume designers and was created in response to the changing needs of the movie industry. The Costume Designers Guild promotes the artistry, technical expertise and creative vision of its union members in the field of film and television costume design. Today, its membership consists of more than 800 members and includes motion picture, television and commercial costume designers, assistant costume designers and illustrators throughout the world.

The 16th Costume Designers Guild Awards will be produced by JumpLine, with Executive Producer JL Pomeroy and Supervising Producer Sarah Cowperthwaite. 

For more information about the awards, visit http://www.jumpline-group.com/cdga.

For updates and live tweeting during the show @CostumeAwards  #CDGA16.

 

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