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'Mildred Pierce' and 'Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' Hailed by Art Directors Guild

February 6, 2012 (4:16 am) GMT
'Boardwalk Empire' and 'Modern Family' also grab honors in TV field, while 'Hugo' and 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' are the other movie winners.
'Mildred Pierce' and 'Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' Hailed by Art Directors Guild

"" continued its impressive feat by grabbing an accolade at another award event. After scoring Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or Movie at the 2011 Emmy Awards, the -starring show nabbed a gong for excellence in production design for Television Movie or Miniseries at the 16th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards, beating out "", "" and more.

In a Half Hour Single-Camera Television Series category, "" came out as the winner after competing against the likes of "", "" and "". "", meanwhile, won the title of best production design for One-Hour Single Camera Television Series, edging out other critically-acclaimed shows "" and "".

In the movie field, "" claimed a victory in Contemporary Film category. "" and "" also won a prize each, being named the best production design for Period Film and Fantasy Film respectively.

The winners of ADG Awards were announced on Saturday, February 4 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Hosting the ceremony was Paula Poundstone with Ben Vereen serving as the musical guest.

During the show, the Art Directors Guild also presented production designer Tony Walton with a Lifetime Achievement Award, while the team behind the "Harry Potter" films was honored with Guild's Cinematic Imagery Award. Additionally, production designers Robert Boyle, William Darling and Alfred Junge were inducted into the ADG's Hall of Fame.

Winners for excellence in production design in television in 2011:

Winners for excellence in production design for a feature film in 2011:

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