The Producers Guild of America have announced the winners of the 2017 Producers Guild Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. Considered amongst the absolute best indicators of Oscar Best Picture glory seeing as many of the voters here also vote for that biggest of film awards.
So it comes as little surprise that Damien Chazelle’s “La La Land” scored the top honor of the PGA’s Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Best Picture. Also scoring honors in other film categories were “Zootopia” for the animated feature, and “O.J.: Made in America” for documentary.
On the TV front, FX’s “The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” scored best long-form television, Netflix’s “Stranger Things” nabbed best episodic television (drama), and FX’s “Atlanta” won for best episodic television (comedy).
Also winning in TV were Netflix’s “Making of a Murderer” for documentary television, “Vice World of Sports” took home outstanding sports program, “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” scored for Live Entertainment & Talk Television, “Sesame Street” won for children’s program, “The Voice” for reality series, and “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” for digital series.