WGA Preview, Predictions and Contest

WGA PREDICTION CONTEST It is sometimes the case that scripts that are ineligible for the WGA can go on to win the Oscar.   It depends on whether that film is a Best Picture frontrunner or not, like The King’s Speech for instance.  The general rule of thumb with screenplay,...
Posted On 29 Jan 2014

Writers Guild Awards – Christopher Nolan and Aaron Sorkin!

Best Original Screenplay: Christopher Nolan, Inception Best Adapted Screenplay: Aaron Sorkin, The Social Network Documentary Writing: Inside Job WGA New Media Original Award: Anyone But Me Best Long form Television, adapted: The Pacific Long form Original: The Special...
Posted On 05 Feb 2011

Full List of WGA Winners

SCREEN WINNERS ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY Milk, Written by Dustin Lance Black, Focus Features ADAPTED SCREENPLAY Slumdog Millionaire, Screenplay by Simon Beaufoy, Based on the Novel Q and A by Vikas Swarup, Fox Searchlight Pictures DOCUMENTARY SCREENPLAY Waltz with Bashir, Written by...
Posted On 07 Feb 2009

Liveblogging the WGAs

Slumdog Millionaire wins Best Adapted Screenplay MILK wins Original Screenplay [Carpetbagger] The Carpetbagger is attending the East Coast event of the WGA Awards. And he says he will be liveblogging them like he did last year. So we wait. But while we do, check out his short...
Posted On 07 Feb 2009