Producers Guild Unveils Film Nominations

There was potentially good Oscar news for The Dark Knight today with the film nominated by the Producer’s Guild of America in the category of Producer of the Year Award in Theatrical Motion Pictures.


This prestigious award, like the Golden Globes, has often been covered a guide to where the Oscars will go when it comes to voting.


Competing against The Dark Knight are Frost/Nixon, Milk, Slumdog Millionaire and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.


In the category of Producer of the Year in Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures are Man on Wire, Standard Operating Procedure and Trouble the Water. Finally, for Producer of the Year in animated films, the nominated films are Bolt, WALL-E and Kung Fu Panda.


The PGA Awards ceremony is set for January 24, 2009 at the Hollywood