2018 DGA Awards Winners: Guillermo Del Toro And Jordan Peele Are Honored

Last night the Directors Guild of America handed out their awards honoring the best achievements in directing from the previous year. This includes directing for feature films as well as dramatic and comedic television. So who came away with the big prizes?

On the feature film side of things, Guillermo del Toro took the top prize for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for his work on the Best Picture nominated The Shape of Water, putting him on the level with his "Three Amigos" compadres Alfonso Cuaron and Alejandro González Iñárritu. But Get Out director Jordan Peele didn't go home empty-handed since he won Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film Director. As for the rest of the 2018 DGA Awards winners, you'll have to check out the full list below.

Feature Films

Guillermo del Toro – The Shape of Water

Greta Gerwig – Lady Bird

Martin McDonagh – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Christopher Nolan – Dunkirk

Jordan Peele – Get Out

Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film Director

Geremy Jasper – Patti Cake$

William Oldroyd – Lady Macbeth

Jordan Peele – Get Out

Taylor Sheridan – Wind River

Aaron Sorkin – Molly's Game

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

Ken Burns & Lynn Novick – The Vietnam War

Bryan Fogel – Icarus

Matthew Heineman – City of Ghosts

Steve James – Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

Errol Morris – Wormwood

Elisabeth Moss in The Handmaid's Tale

Television

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series

The Duffer Brothers – Stranger Things, "Chapter Nine: The Gate"

Reed Morano – The Handmaid's Tale, "Offred"

Jeremy Podeswa – Game of Thrones, "The Dragon and the Wolf"

Matt Shakman – Game of Thrones, "The Spoils of War"

Alan Taylor – Game of Thrones, "Beyond the Wall"

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series

Aziz Ansari – Master of None, "The Thief"

Mike Judge – Silicon Valley, "Server Error"

Melina Matsoukas – Master of None, "Thanksgiving"

Bethany McCarthy-Miller – Veep, "Chicklet"

Amy Sherman-Palladino – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series

Scott Frank – Godless

Barry Levinson – The Wizard of Lies

Kyra Sedgwick – Story of a Girl

Jean-Marc Valée – Big Little Lies

George C. Wolfe – The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

As you can see, in the TV awards, despite having three nominations in the Dramatic Series category, none of the Game of Thrones nominees walked away with the trophy. Instead, Reed Morano took it home for The Handmaid's Tale. The win for Bethany McCarthy-Miller for Veep seems like a surprise, especially against Golden Globe favorite The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

If you'd like to see the full list of 2018 DGA Award winners, including directing for variety and talk shows, children's programming, commercials and more, head over here.