‘The Bear’ Wins Again! Christopher Storer Plates DGA Award

The parade of accolades for Chicago-made series The Bear continues! Christopher Storer has won the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series for The Bear, specifically the episode entitled “Fishes”.

SCREEN shared the news earlier this month that Season Three of the acclaimed series will begin filming in Chicago on February 26th.

Here is a clip from the award-winning episode, featuring Jamie Lee Curtis and Golden Globe winning star of the show, Jeremy Allen White…

The winners of the Directors Guild of America Awards for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in 2023 were announced this past weekend during the 76th Annual DGA Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.

In other highlights from the evening, Christopher Nolan won the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Theatrical Feature Film for Oppenheimer.

Judd Apatow hosted the ceremony before an audience of more than 1,100 guests. Presenters included (in alphabetical order): Matt Bomer, Rose Byrne, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Zooey Deschanel, David Duchovny, Jay Ellis, Carla Gallo, Ilana Glazer, Ryan Gosling, Taylor Hackford, Jonah Hill, Patty Jenkins, Rashida Jones, Daniel Kwan, Eva Longoria, Cillian Murphy, Nasim Pedrad, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel Sennott, Daniel Scheinert, Emma Stone, Glenn Weiss, and Jeffrey Wright.

The 2024 Lifetime Achievement Award for Television Direction was awarded to acclaimed Director of episodic television David Nutter. The 2024 Frank Capra Achievement Award was presented to Unit Production Manager Janet Knutsen for her exceptional work and dedication to the Guild. Gary Natoli was named the 2024 Franklin J. Schaffner Award winner for his exceptional work as a Stage Manager and tireless service to the Guild.

Click here for the full slate of winners.

If you’re late to the feast, don’t sweat it. All episodes from the first two seasons of “The Bear” are now available on Hulu. Click here to enjoy the first and second seasons.

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Photo of Christopher Storer Courtesy of DGA

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