Angie Martinez and Tamron Hall were honored during the annual event.
"Issa makes us excited for the future of television," expressed Producers Guild of America Presidents Gail Berman and Lucy Fisher.
The 18th annual list includes women from 30 countries and territories who are CEOs, world leaders, artists, and more.
"Now I feel strongly that the story, which began as a sunrise of a suggestion from Oprah, is ready for its sunset as a dream fully realized," the series creator shared.
"Before they put you on the field, teams poke, prod, and examine you searching for any defect that might affect your performance," said Kaepernick of NFL organizations.
"It was vitally important to me that this wasn't another autobiographical series about a famous person as a child," said DuVernay.
"The depth of my love for this brother, can only be matched by the depth of my pain learning of his loss," wrote actor Wendell Pierce.
"Bob Moses was a hero of mine. His quiet confidence helped shape the civil rights movement, and he inspired generations of young people looking to make a difference."…
"Having started my filmmaking journey by self-funding projects, this is a full-circle moment," said the award-winning filmmaker.