Trailblazing Filmmaker Nancy Meyers to Receive WGAW’s 2020 Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement
Trailblazing screenwriter-director-producer Nancy Meyers has been named the recipient of the WGAW's 2020 Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement.
Television Comedy Writer Merrill Markoe to Receive WGAW’S 2020 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television Writing Achievement
TV comedy writer Merrill Markoe (Late Night with David Letterman) has been named the recipient of the WGAW’s 2020 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television Writing Achievement.
2020 Writers Guild Awards: TV, New Media, News, Radio/Audio, and Promotional Writing Nominations Announced
WGAW and WGAE have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio/audio, and promotional writing during 2019.
David N. Weiss will receive the WGAW’s 2019 Animation Writers Caucus Animation Writing Award at tonight’s annual AWC awards ceremony.
The WGAW and WGAE have appointed the members of the WGA’s MBA negotiating committee for upcoming contract negotiations with the AMPTP.
“In 2018, California passed the strongest net neutrality protections in the country. Today’s decision from the DC Circuit Court of Appeals paves the way for more states to follow California’s lead in protecting an open internet..."
“Reports that the Endeavor IPO has been withdrawn show that investors didn’t buy the company’s conflicted business practices.”
The WGAW today announced the results of its 2019 Officers and Board of Directors election.
Acclaimed screenwriter Mardik Martin (Mean Streets, Raging Bull) died on Wednesday, September 11.
The WGA today expanded its litigation against the industry’s major talent agencies by filing claims in U.S. District Court charging that packaging fees violate federal antitrust laws and the RICO Act.