Excellence in Period Film
Hidden Figures – Renee Ehrlich
Excellence in Fantasy Film
Doctor Strange – Alexandra Byrne
Excellence in Contemporary Film
La La Land – Mary Zophres
Excellence in Short Form Design
Pepsi: “Momotaro” Episode Four, featuring Jude Law — Ami Goodheart
Outstanding Period Television Series
The Crown – Michele Clapton
Outstanding Fantasy Television Series
Game of Thrones – Michele Clapton, April Ferry
Outstanding Contemporary Television Series
American Horror Story: Roanoke – Lou Eyrich, Helen Huang
Los Angeles, CA (February 21, 2017) – Winners have been announced for the 19th CDGA (Costume Designers Guild Awards) at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. Produced by JumpLine and presented by LACOSTE, the annual CDGA gala celebrated excellence in film, television, and short form Costume Design as voted on by the Guild’s membership, which includes more than 900 Costume Designers and Illustrators working in motion pictures, television, commercials, music videos, and new media programs throughout the world.
Mandy Moore (Actress, singer, and songwriter, This Is Us) hosted the gala which celebrated special honorees Lily Collins (Actress), Lois DeArmond (Illustrator), Jeffrey Kurland (Costume Designer), and Meryl Streep (Actress), as well as winners in the 7 additional categories voted on by the Guild’s membership.
Lily Collins was presented with the LACOSTE Spotlight Award, which honors an actor whose talent and career personify an enduring commitment to excellence, including a special awareness of the role and importance of costume design.
Lois DeArmond was awarded with this year’s Distinguished Service Award for his dedication to the craft and art of design.
Jeffrey Kurland received the Career Achievement Award, presented to leaders who have made a lasting impact on Costume Design.
Meryl Streep was honored with the Distinguished Collaborator Award, which honors individuals who demonstrate unwavering support of Costume Design and creative partnerships with Costume Designers.
A post-event recap will be serviced along with links to download broadcast quality clips, select high-res photos, as well as highlights from the event. In the meantime, please note that Getty Images is the official photographer for the 19th CDGA and photos can be accessed at GettyImages.com.
ABOUT THE COSTUME DESIGNERS GUILD:
The Costume Designers Guild, IATSE local 892, is a proud member of the international alliance of theatrical stage employees. In addition to our union services, we promote the artistry, technical expertise, and creative vision of our members who design authentic fictional characters with accuracy and integrity. The Guild’s membership includes more than 900 Costume Designers and Illustrators working in motion pictures, television, commercials, music videos, and new media programs throughout the world. Find the Guild at Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @CDGlocal892.