By Kevin Byrne
Updated July 31, 2009 at 04:51 AM EDT

Edward Zwick has been voted to be one of three filmmakers that will represent the directorial branch of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, according to Variety. Zwick (Glory, Blood Diamond) will join fellow directors Martha Coolidge (Real Genius, Rambling Rose) and Curtis Hanson (L.A. Confidential, 8 Mile) on the board, having received the majority of mailed-in runoff ballots.