Reiner to host DGA Awards

Ceremony to take place Jan. 29

Carl Reiner will return as host for Saturday’s Directors Guild of America Awards at the Century Plaza, marking the 23rd time Reiner will have emceed.

Jon Cryer subbed two years ago as a last-minute replacement for Reiner, who had taken ill from food poisoning. That broke a string of 21 consecutive hosting gigs.

Awards ceremony takes place at the Grand Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland.

The DGA also released its presenters list Tuesday, including Michael Apted, Kathryn Bigelow, Steve Buscemi, James Cameron, Francis Ford Coppola, Claire Danes, Leonardo DiCaprio, Clint Eastwood, Colin Firth, Jenna Fischer, Andrew Garfield, Armie Hammer, Taylor Hackford, Jennifer Lawrence, Melissa Leo, Helen Mirren, Jim Parsons, Natalie Portman, John Rich, Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg, Julia Stiles and Sofia Vergara.

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