The Writers Guild of America held their annual awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles on Sunday, Febrary 19, celebrating the best writing accomplishments of the year across film, television, radio, and new media. Oscar frontrunner Moonlight earned the award for Original Screenplay, while sci-fi drama Arrival took home the trophy for Adapted Screenplay. In television, FX’s The Americans beat Game of Thrones and Stranger Things to win the Drama Series category, while the same network’s Atlanta took home a pair of awards for Comedy Series and New Series. Read on for all the winners.
The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) announced the Screenplay Nominees for the 2017 WGA this morning. Read through for the full list of nominees, including TV, new media, radio and promotional writing, announced in early December. You can find the complete schedule of awards dates for this season here.