Star Wars, The Martian, The Revenant nominated by Art Directors Guild |


Star Wars, The Martian, The Revenant nominated by Art Directors Guild

(Aidan Monaghan; Lucasfilm; Kimberley French)

The Art Directors Guild nominated a host of commercial hits, critical darlings, and the current reigning box office champ, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, for the group’s 20th annual awards.

The ADG separates its honors into three film categories — Period Film, Fantasy Film, and Contemporary Film. After belatedly being voted in as the 11th Best Picture contender by the Critics’ Choice Awards and nominated for an ACE Eddie Award, The Force Awakens racked up another awards-season honor with a place among the list of films in the Fantasy categories. Its competition includes Mad Max: Fury Road, Cinderella, Jurassic World, and Tomorrowland.

The Period category includes Bridge of Spies and The Revenant, while the Contemporary competition includes The MartianSpectre, and Sicario.

Check out the full list of film and television production designer nominees below, which also includes plaudits for Game of ThronesBetter Call Saul, and Fargo. Winners will be announced on Jan. 31.

Contemporary Film
Ex Machina — Mark Digby
Joy — Judy Becker 
The Martian — Arthur Max
Sicario — Patrice Vermette
Spectre — Dennis Gassner

Period Film
Bridge of Spies — Adam Stockhausen
Crimson Peak — Thomas E. Sanders
The Danish Girl — Eve Stewart
The Revenant — Jack Fisk
Trumbo — Mark Ricker

Fantasy Film
Cinderella — Dante Ferretti
Jurassic World — Edward Verreaux
Mad Max: Fury Road — Colin Gibson
Star Wars: The Force Awakens — Rick Carter, Darren Gilford
Tomorrowland — Scott Chambliss

One-Hour Period or Fantasy Single-Camera Series
Downton Abbey: “A Moorland Holiday” — Donal Woods
Game of Thrones: “High Sparrow,” “Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken,” “Hardhome” Deborah Riley
Gotham: “Strike Force,” “Dammed If You Do…” Richard Berg
The Knick: “Ten Knots,” “The Best with the Best to Get the Best,” “Wonderful Surprises” Howard Cummings
Mad Men: “Person to Person” — Dan Bishop

One-Hour Contemporary Single-Camera Series
Better Call Saul: “Five-O,” “Rico,” “Marco” Tony Fanning
Empire: “Pilot” — Steve Saklad
Homeland: “The Tradition of Hospitality,” “All about Allison,” “The Litvinov Ruse” — John D. Kretschmer
House of Cards: “Chapter 29,” “Chapter 36” Steve Arnold
True Detective: “The Western Book of the Dead,” “Night Finds You,” “Omega Station” Alex Digerlando

Television Movie or Limited Series
American Horror Story: Hotel: “Checking in” Mark Worthington
Bessie  Clark Hunter
Fargo: “Waiting for Dutch,” “Before the Law,” “Fear and Trembling” Warren Alan Young
Tut: “Power,” “Betrayal,” “Destiny” — Michael Hanan
Wolf Hall: “Three Card Trick” — Pat Campbell

Half Hour Single-Camera Series
The Last Man on Earth: “Alive in Tucson,” “Is Anybody out There?,” “Silent Night” — Bruce Robert Hill
The Muppets: “The Ex-Factor,” “Pig’s in a Blanket” — Denise Pizzini
Silicon Valley: “Sand Hill Shuffle,” “Homicide,” “Adult Content” Richard Toyon
Transparent: “Kina Hora,” “The Book of Life,” “Oscillate”  Cat Smith
Veep: “Joint Session,” “Election Night” James Gloster

Multi-Camera Series
2 Broke Girls: “And the Escape Room,” “And the Maybe Baby,”“and the Coming out Party” Glenda Rovello
The Big Bang Theory: “The Skywalker Incursion,” “The Mystery Date Observation,” “The Platonic Permutation” — John Shaffner
Clipped: “Dreamers,” “Wi-Fi,” “World’s Rudest Barbershop” Greg Grande
Mom: “Mashed Potatoes and a Little Nitrous,” “Six Popes and Red Ferrari,”“Fun Girl Stuff and Eternal Salvation” John Shaffner
Truth Be Told: “Pilot,” “Big Black Coffee,” “Members Only”  Stephan Olson

Awards or Event Special
67th Annual Emmy Awards  Tamlyn Wright, Baz Halpin
The American Music Awards: 2015 Joe Stewart, John Shaffner
The 2015 Oscars  Derek McLane
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special  Keith Ian Raywood, Eugene Lee, Akira Yoshimura, N . Joseph Detullio, Peter Baran
The Wiz Live  Derek Mclane

Short Format: Web Series, Music Video or Commercial
American Horror Story: Hotel: “Hallways” Zach Mathews
Apple Music: “The History of Sound” Jess Gonchor
Duracell - Star Wars: “Battle for Christmas Morning” Tom Meyer
Madonna: “Ghosttown”  Emma Fairley
Victoria’s Secret: “Rome” Jeffrey Beecroft

Variety, Reality or Competition Series
Conan: “At Comic-Con” Christopher Goumas
The Ellen Degeneres Show: “Halloween” Scott Moses Key & Peele: “Ya’ll Ready for This?” “The End” Production Designer: Gary Kordan
Saturday Night Live: “Tracey Morgan/Demi Lovato,” “Scarlett Johansson/Wiz Khalifa,” “Miley Cyrus” Keith Ian Raywood, Eugene Lee, Akira Yoshimura, N. Joseph Detullio
Top Chef: “Stop the Presses” James Pearse Connelly