2014 Costume Designers Guild Awards

by HFPA February 23, 2014

Elaborate designs and fashion were the focuses of the 2014 Costume Designers Guild Awards on February 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel hosted by Scandal’s Joshua Malina.

Veteran costume designers April Ferry and Sharon Day were honored with the career achievement award and the distinguished service award, respectively. Jonah Hill and Bill Hader presented Judd Apatow with the distinguished collaborator award, while American Hustle costume designer Michael Wilkinson and co-star Jeremy Renner presented Amy Adams with this year’s Lacoste spotlight award.


Excellence in Contemporary Film

WINNER Blue Jasmine – Suzy Benzinger
Her – Casey Storm
Nebraska – Wendy Chuck
Philomena – Consolata Boyle
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty – Sarah Edwards

Excellence in Period Film

WINNER 12 Years a Slave – Patricia Norris
American Hustle – Michael Wilkinson
Dallas Buyers Club – Kurt & Bart
The Great Gatsby – Catherine Martin
Saving Mr. Banks – Daniel Orlandi

Excellence in Fantasy Film

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Ann Maskrey, Richard Taylor, Bob Buck
WINNER The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Trish Summerville
Oz: The Great and Powerful – Gary Jones, Michael Kutsche

Outstanding Contemporary Television Series

Breaking Bad – Jennifer Bryan
WINNER House of Cards – Tom Broecker
Nashville – Susie DeSanto
Scandal – Lyn Paolo
Saturday Night Live– Tom Broecker, Eric Justian

Outstanding Period/Fantasy Television Series

Boardwalk Empire – John Dunn, Lisa Padovani
The Borgias– Gabriella Pescucci
WINNER Downton Abbey – Caroline McCall
Game of Thrones – Michele Clapton
Mad Men – Janie Bryant

Outstanding Made for Television Movie or Mini Series

American Horror Story: Coven – Lou Eyrich
WINNER Behind the Candelabra – Ellen Mirojnick
Bonnie & Clyde – Marilyn Vance
House of Versace – Claire Nadon
Phil Spector – Debra McGuire

Excellence in Commercial Costume Design

WINNER Call of Duty Ghosts Masked Warriors – Nancy Steiner
Dos Equis: Most Interesting Man in the World Feeds a Bear – Julie Vogel
Fiat British Invasion – Donna Zakowska