Acclaimed screenwriter-director Adam McKay is set to receive the 2019 Paul Selvin Award in recognition of outstanding achievement in writing for his audacious and subversively comic film Vice.
French Filmmaker Agnès Varda to Receive WGAW’s 2019 Jean Renoir Award for International Screenwriting Achievement
French filmmaker Agnès Varda, whose innovative, unconventional films helped define France’s New Wave cinema, has been named the recipient of the WGAW’s 2019 Jean Renoir Award.
Orange Is the New Black and Weeds Creator Jenji Kohan to Receive WGAW’s 2019 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television Writing Achievement
Television series creator-showrunner Jenji Kohan has been named the recipient of the WGAW’s 2019 Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television Writing Achievement.
In support of the striking members of UTLA, WGAW has adopted Hancock Park Elementary School as its picket line location.
Screenwriters Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel to Receive 2019 Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement
Veteran comedy screenwriting partners Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel have been named the recipients of the 2019 Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement.
The WGAW and the WGAE have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting and videogame writing during 2018.