‘Coda,’ ‘Succession’ Take Top Prizes at Producers Guild Awards

Apple Studios emerged the big winner of what some say is an important Oscar precursor on Saturday night, as “Coda” took the top film prize at the annual Producers Guild Awards.What began as a Sundance sales sensation directed by Sian Heder — the heart-tugging story following the only hearing family member in a tribe of charismatic New England fishermen — won the Darryl F.

Zanuck award for best motion picture producing.

Other notable film winners at Los Angeles’ Fairmont Hotel were Questlove’s “Summer of Soul” for documentary feature, and the musical juggernaut “Encanto” for best producers of an animated film.“Succession” took home the Norman Felton Award for outstanding episodic drama.

Apple’s “Ted Lasso” continued its trophy collection spree by claiming the Danny Thomas Award for outstanding television comedy.

HBO’s “Mare of Easttown” won the David L.

Wolper award for outstanding producer of a limited series.Power players

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