TV ballots go out Jan. 8

HOLLYWOOD — The Directors Guild of America will mail out feature film nomination ballots today to its 12,000 members with a Jan. 19 deadline for return.

Nominations for the five finalists will be announced Jan. 22, with final ballots going out four days later. Membership screenings will be held Feb. 12-16, with a Feb. 23 deadline for ballots.

The guild will mail television nomination ballots on Jan. 8, with a Jan. 29 deadline and announcement of nominees Feb. 1.

The DGA Awards Dinner has been set for March 10 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.

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