Awards show calendar shaping up
Next year’s awards show calendar has firmed up as the Writers Guild of America West has opted for Feb. 5 for its ceremony at the Century Plaza hotel.The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has set Jan. 16 for the Golden Globes, followed by the Directors Guild of America on Jan. 29 and the Screen Actors Guild the following day. The 83rd Academy Awards are set for Feb. 27. The WGA East will hold a simultaneous ceremony in New York City with the WGA West show. The WGA also announced submission deadlines starting with Oct. 15 for TV awards, Nov. 19 for screenplays and Nov. 23 for documentaries and videogames. TV nominees will be announced Dec. 8, followed by screen noms on Jan. 4 and videogame nods two days later.