Comedian will host ceremony for the 22nd time
Carl Reiner will return as host for Saturday’s Directors Guild of America Awards at the Century Plaza, marking the 22nd time Reiner will have hosted.Jon Cryer subbed last year as a last-minute replacement for Reiner, who had taken ill from food poisoning. The DGA also announced its presenters list Monday. Jodie Foster, Robert Iger, Anna Kendrick, Lea Michele, Carey Mulligan, Christopher Nolan, Brad Pitt, Jeremy Renner, Zoe Saldana, Gabourey Sidibe, Christoph Waltz and Sam Worthington are included. Danny Boyle, who drew the DGA feature nod last year for “Slumdog Millionaire,” will present that award. Other presenters include DGA president Taylor Hackford, Jane Alexander, Jason Bateman, Julie Bowen, Gil Cates, Christina Hendricks, Cheryl Hines, Matthew Morrison, Paula Patton, Donald Petrie, Jesus Trevino and Robert Zemeckis.