dgaLOS ANGELES, CA: The Directors Guild of America today announced the Guild’s nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television and Commercials for the year 2009. “Television directors play a crucial role in eliciting performance, advancing the story and establishing the look and feel in all genres of television,” said DGA President Taylor Hackford. “The DGA Awards highlight the most outstanding examples of excellence in television each year, and our 41 nominees in 8 categories have distinguished themselves with creative, compelling projects that entertained and informed a diverse worldwide audience..” The winners will be announced at the 62nd Annual DGA Awards Dinner on Saturday, January 30, 2010, at the Hyatt Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.

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