Jones to executive produce WGA West awards

Gala to take place Feb. 5

Spike Jones, Jr. has been tapped again by the Writers Guild of America West to executive produce its awards show on Feb. 5 at the Renaissance Hollywood Hotel.

He exec produced the WGA West’s 2010 awards ceremony in February, as well as this year’s Primetime Creative Arts Emmys telecast.

Jones and his SJ2 Entertainment’s producing credits include the “Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards” for the past 16 years, the 2007 and 2006 “Independent Spirit Awards Red Carpet” pre-shows, Spike TV’s “Video Game Awards After Bash” and directing the Writers Guild Awards’ West Coast ceremonies in 2010, 2004 (broadcast on Starz-Encore), and 2003.

Talent producer Carole Propp also returns as part of SJ2’s creative team for the 2011 WGA show. Guy Nicolucci (“Late Night with Conan O’Brien”) will serve as head writer.

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