Costume Designers Guild Awards Announce 2021 Nominations | Film News


The Costume Designers Guild has finally announced the nominations for its 23rd annual Costume Designers Guild Awards (CDGA).


Netflix was honoured with five nominations, followed by Warners Bros. and Universal Pictures with three nominations each, with streaming sensations of the year like The Mandalorian, Bridgerton, The Crown, The Queen’s Gambit making the nomination list.


Apart from these series, cable shows such as Schitt’s Creek, Westworld, Lovecraft Country and broadcast hits Saturday Night Live and The Masked Singer.


Salvador Perez, President of the Guild commented on the announcement saying, “I would like to congratulate all of the nominees of the 23rd Costume Designers Guild Awards We’ve had to come together as a community to support one another during these unprecedented times.


We believe that through our work, we have been supporting our audiences as well. We look forward to honoring costume designers’ achievements and their creativity which has transported and inspired us“.


For the first time in its history, the CDGA annual show will be live streamed for worldwide audience exclusively on Twitter at 8:30 PM ET on April 13, and the winners in all eight categories will be announced during this virtual trophy event.


We send massive congratulations to all the nominees and wish everyone luck in the upcoming ceremony!


The complete list of all the nominees in eight categories can be found below:


Excellence in Sci-Fi / Fantasy Film

DolittleJenny Beavan
Jingle Jangle: A Christmas JourneyMichael Wilkinson
MulanBina Daigeler
PinocchioMassimo Cantini Parrini
Wonder Woman 1984Lindy Hemming


Excellence in Contemporary Film

Barb and Star Go to Vista Del MarTrayce Gigi Field
Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)Erin Benach
Da 5 BloodsDonna Berwick
Promising Young Woman Nancy Steiner
The PromLou Eyrich


Excellence in Period Film

Emma Alexandra Byrne
Judas and the Black Messiah Charlese Antoinette Jones
Ma Rainey’s Black BottomAnn Roth
Mank – Trish Summerville
One Night in MiamiFrancine Jamison-Tanchuck


Excellence in Sci-Fi / Fantasy Television

The Mandalorian: Chapter 13: The JediShawna Trpcic
Snowpiercer: Access Is PowerCynthia Summers
Star Trek: Picard: “Absolute Candor”Christine Bieselin Clark
Westworld: “Parce Domine”Shay Cunliffe
What We Do in the Shadows: “Nouveau Théâtre des Vampires”Amanda Neale


Excellence in Contemporary Television

Emily in Paris: “Faux Amis” Patricia Field & Marilyn Fitoussi
Euphoria: “Part 1: Rue – Trouble Don’t Last Always”Heidi Bivens
I May Destroy You: “Social Media is a Great Way to Connect”Lynsey Moore
Schitt’s Creek: “Happy Ending”Debra Hanson
Unorthodox: “Part 2”Justine Seymour


Excellence in Period Television

Bridgerton: “Diamond of the First Water” Ellen Mirojnick & John W. Glaser III
The Crown: “Terra Nullius”Amy Roberts
Lovecraft Country: “I Am.”Dayna Pink
Mrs. America: “Shirley” Bina Daigeler
The Queen’s Gambit: “End Game” Gabriele Binder


Excellence in Variety, Reality-Competition, Live Television

Dancing with the Stars: Villains NightDaniela Gschwendtner & Steven Norman Lee
HamiltonPaul Tazewell
The Masked Dancer: Premiere – Everybody Mask Now!Gabrielle Letamendi & Candice Rainwater
The Masked Singer: The Semi Finals – The Super Six – Marina Toybina
Saturday Night Live: John Mulaney / The Strokes – Tom Broecker & Eric Justian


Excellence in Short Form Design

Apple: Shot on iPhone by Damien Chazelle – Vertical Cinema The Stunt Double short film – April Napier
The Killers: Caution music video – Samantha Kuester
Selena Gomez: Boyfriend music video – Dawn Ritz & Kenn Law
Tim Burton Themed Halloween Party short film – Dawn Ritz
The Weeknd: Blinding Lights music video – Ami Goodhear



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