Michael Apted Re-Elected As DGA President

The Hollywood Reporter states that Voyage of the Dawn Treader director Michael Apted has been re-elected as President of the Director’s Guild of America. In a speech to the Guild, Apted said, “I am honored to have been re-elected for a third term as president of the DGA. The next few years will be critical to our guild and to the industry. It is my goal as president to lead our guild through upcoming negotiations and ensure that the creative and economic rights of directors and their teams are protected for years to come.”