Meryl Streep, Helen Mirren and Martin Scorsese Are DGA Honors Presenters

News   Meryl Streep, Helen Mirren and Martin Scorsese Are DGA Honors Presenters Meryl Streep, Helen Mirren and Martin Scorsese have been announced to present awards at the eighth annual Directors Guild of America Honors Oct. 13 in New York City.

Streep ("Julie & Julia," "Devil Wears Prada") will present an award to filmmaker-writer Nora Ephron ("Sleepless in Seattle," "When Harry Met Sally," "Julie & Julia," Love, Loss…); while Mirren ("The Queen") and DGA first vice president Paris Barclay will co-present to U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy; DGA president Taylor Hackford and DGA national executive director Jay Roth will present to IATSE international president Matthew Loeb; and DGA national vice president Steven Soderbergh ("Traffic") will present to HBO Documentary Films president Sheila Nevins. Filmmaker Scorsese ("Goodfellas") will present a posthumous directorial award for lifetime achievement to groundbreaking female filmmaker Alice Guy Blaché.

The DGA Honors, which recognize significant contributions to American culture through film and television, will take place at the DGA Theater, located at 110 West 57th Street. Visit DGA.org.

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