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Birdman director Alejandro Innaritu took home the top prize at the Directors Guild of America awards Saturday, furthering the film's status as the Best Picture frontrunner for the Academy Awards coming in two weeks. (Birdman also took home prizes at the Screen Actors Guild Awards and the Producers Guild Awards.)

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In addition, the winner of the Directors Guild award has gone on to win the Oscar for Best Director in all but seven years since the DGA Awards have been held.

On the TV side, Transparent's Jill Soloway won the award for Best TV Comedy, and Lesli Linka Glatter won the drama award for an episode of Homeland.

Lisa Cholodenko was also named Best Director of a TV Miniseries or Movie for HBO's Olive Kitteridge.

See a complete list of winners here.

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