Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Writers Guild Awards

Monday, Feb. 20, 2017

Barry Jenkins won the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay on the strength of Moonlight (A24), a film he also directed, while Eric Heisserer took the Adapted Screenplay honor for Arrival (Paramount Pictures) based on Ted Chiang’s story titled “Story of...

Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio, and promotional writing during 2016. Winners will be honored at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday, February...

Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016

“Spotlight” is dominating awards season, but the Writers Guild has recognized a diverse slate of films, including “Trainwreck” and “Straight Outta Compton.”

The organization on Wednesday announced its selections for the best in original and adapted...

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015

The Writers Guild of America has announced nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio, and promotional writing during 2015. Winners will be honored at the 2016 Writers Guild Awards on Saturday, February 13, 2016, at simultaneous...

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015

The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in writing for the screen during 2014. Movies recognized in the Original Screenplay category are Boyhood, Foxcatcher...

Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014

The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio, and promotional writing during 2014. Winners will be honored at the 2015 Writers...

Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014

Spike Jonze's "Her" and Billy Ray's "Captain Phillips" have earned top screenplay honors from the Writers Guild of America.

Winning the prize for original screenplay on Saturday was "Her," Jonze's futuristic exploration of a man's relationship with...