Celia D. Costas

Celia D. Costas is a film producer. She won two Emmy Awards for the HBO miniseries Angels in America and the television film Warm Springs and was nominated for a third Emmy Award for the television film For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story. She has also received a Producers Guild of America Award for Angels in America. She is a member of the advisory board of the Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema at Brooklyn College.[1]

FilmographyEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1978 Slow Dancing in the Big City Production assistant[2]
1980 No Nukes Production assistant - Madison Square Garden[2]
1981 Nighthawks Production assistant[2]
Rollover Location coordinator[2]
1982 Sophie's Choice Location manager[2]
1984 The Cotton Club Special effects unit location manager[2]
1985 Sweet Liberty Location manager[2]
The Ultimate Solution of Grace Quigley Location manager[2]
1986 Dream Lover New York location manager[2]
1987 Someone to Watch Over Me New York location manager[2]
Wall Street Location manager[2]
Orphans Location manager[2]
1991 Frankie and Johnny New York production manager[2]
Deceived New York unit production manager[2]
1992 Glengarry Glen Ross Unit production manager[2]
Consenting Adults Unit production manager[2]
1993 The Pelican Brief Unit production manager[2]
1995 To Woo Fong Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar Unit production manager[2]
1996 Night Falls on Manhattan Unit production manager[2]
1997 Private Parts Co-producer,[3] Unit production manager[2]
1998 Meet Joe Black Associate producer,[4] Unit production manager[2]
1999 A Lesson Before Dying Co-producer[5] Television film
Sleepy Hollow New York unit line producer[2]
2000 28 Days Co-producer,[6] Unit production manager[2]
For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story Producer[7] Television film
2001 Zoolander Co-producer, Unit production manager[2][8]
2003 Angels in America Producer[7] Miniseries
2004 Closer Executive producer,[9] Unit production manager[2]
2005 Warm Springs Executive producer[7] Television film
2007 Charlie Wilson's War Executive producer[10]
2008 Che New York unit line producer[2]
Doubt Executive producer,[11] Unit production manager[2]
2009 Taking Woodstock Producer, Unit production manager[12]
2010 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Executive producer[2]
2011 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Executive producer[2]
2013 August: Osage County Executive producer[2][13]
2014 Annie Executive producer[2][14]
2015 The Intern Executive producer[2][15]
2016 The Girl on the Train Executive producer[16][17]
2018 A Quiet Place Executive producer

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Result Work Ref.
2001 Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Television Movie Nominated For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story [7]
2004 Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Miniseries or Movie Won Angels in America [7]
2005 Producers Guild of America Award Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television Won [18]
Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Television Movie Won Warm Springs [7]
2006 Producers Guild of America Award Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television Nominated [19]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Frost, Mary (November 28, 2015). "Brooklyn College opening new graduate school of cinema at Steiner Studios". Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af "Celia Costas". British Film Institute. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  3. ^ McCarthy, Todd (March 8, 1997). "Review: 'Private Parts'". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  4. ^ McCarthy, Todd (November 8, 1998). "Review: 'Meet Joe Black'". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  5. ^ Fries, Laura (May 21, 1999). "Review: 'A Lesson Before Dying'". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  6. ^ McCarthy, Todd (June 8, 2000). "Review: '28 Days'". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  7. ^ a b c d e f "Celia Costas". Emmys. Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  8. ^ McCarthy, Todd (September 27, 2001). "Review: 'Zoolander'". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  9. ^ McCarthy, Todd (November 19, 2004). "Review: 'Closer'". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  10. ^ Honeycutt, Kirk (November 26, 2007). "Charlie Wilson's War". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  11. ^ Gans, Andrew (January 4, 2009). ""Doubt" Is Eighth Highest-Grossing Film of Jan. 2-4 Weekend". Playbill. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  12. ^ "Taking Woodstock: Production Notes" (PDF). Cannes Film Festival. Archived from the original (PDF) on September 10, 2016. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  13. ^ Rooney, David (September 10, 2013). "August: Osage County: Toronto Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  14. ^ Gioia, Michael (December 19, 2014). "Grosses in From First Night, Limited Release of "Annie" Movie". Playbill. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  15. ^ Lodge, Guy (September 21, 2015). "Film Review: 'The Intern'". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  16. ^ Geier, Thom (September 21, 2015). "Jared Leto, Chris Evans Circling 'The Girl on the Train' at DreamWorks". The Wrap. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  17. ^ Kroll, Justin (October 28, 2015). "Allison Janney Boards 'Girl on the Train' (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  18. ^ "PGA Award Winners 1990-2010". Producers Guild of America. Archived from the original on November 8, 2012. Retrieved August 29, 2016.
  19. ^ "Brokeback wows movie guilds". Total Film. GamesRadar. January 5, 2006. Retrieved August 29, 2016.

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