2017’s WGA Awards Winners Include ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Last Week Tonight,’ and ‘Triumph’s Election Special’
The 2017 Writers Guild Awards were handed out over the weekend, and in addition to Donald Glover’s new FX show Atlanta winning two awards for Comedy Series and New Series, writers from BoJack Horseman, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Saturday Night Live, and ... [Read More]
Steve O’Donnell accepts the Herb Sargent Award at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards, and other winners
Steve O’Donnell remained humble as he accepted the Herb Sargent Award at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards, wondering if perhaps the WGA had confused him for another former head writer of Late Night with David Letterman, or perhaps Saturday Night Live, or even his identical twin, Mark, who co... [Read More]
2017 WGA Award Nominations Include ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Nathan for You,’ and ‘Triumph’s Election Special’
The Writers Guild of America announced its list of 2017 WGA Award nominees today, and among the comedy nominees are some new series, returning series, and series we haven’t seen for quite some time. Donald Glover’s Atlanta racked up nominations for Best Comedy Series, Best New Series, an... [Read More]
Here are your comedy writers nominated for 2017 WGA Awards
Congrats to my friends and all of the other comedy writers nominated today for the 2017 Writers Guild Association (WGA) Awards. Awards will be handed out in separate ceremonies held the same night, Feb. 19, 2017, in New York City (hosted by Lewis Black) and Los Angeles (hosted by Patton Oswalt). COM... [Read More]
‘Inside Amy Schumer,’ ‘Veep,’ and ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Win 2016 WGA Awards
The 2016 Writers Guild Awards were handed out over the weekend, and writers from Veep, Bob’s Burgers, Silicon Valley, Inside Amy Schumer, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and more took home awards for their work this year. Veep won the Comedy Series award over Silicon Valley, Broad City, Transparent, and Un... [Read More]
‘Inside Amy Schumer,’ ‘Veep,’ and ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Win 2016 WGA Awards
The 2016 Writers Guild Awards were handed out over the weekend, and writers from Veep, Bob’s Burgers, Silicon Valley, Inside Amy Schumer, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and more took home awards for their work this year. Veep won the Comedy Series award over Silicon Valley, Broad City, Transparent, and Un... [Read More]
‘Inside Amy Schumer,’ ‘Veep,’ and ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Win 2016 WGA Awards
The 2016 Writers Guild Awards were handed out over the weekend, and writers from Veep, Bob’s Burgers, Silicon Valley, Inside Amy Schumer, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and more took home awards for their work this year. Veep won the Comedy Series award over Silicon Valley, Broad City, Transparent, and Un... [Read More]
‘Inside Amy Schumer,’ ‘Veep,’ and ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Win 2016 WGA Awards
The 2016 Writers Guild Awards were handed out over the weekend, and writers from Veep, Bob’s Burgers, Silicon Valley, Inside Amy Schumer, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and more took home awards for their work this year. Veep won the Comedy Series award over Silicon Valley, Broad City, Transparent, and Un... [Read More]
WGA nominations in comedy for 2015
The Writers Guild Association has announced nominees for 2015 achievements in writing for TV, and there's plenty of praise to go around for broadcast networks, cable, and streaming services. Winners will be announced Feb. 13, 2016, in simultaneous ceremonies held on both coasts for WGA East in New Y... [Read More]