The UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television will present “National Treasure” screenwriters Cormac and Marianne Wibberley with the 15th Annual Hunter/Zakin award.
The Wibberleys have also penned “National Treasure: Book of Secrets,” “I Spy,” starring Eddie Murphy and Owen Wilson, as well as “Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle,” starring Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu.
The Lew and Pamela Hunter/Jonathan and Janice Zakin Chair Holder in Screenwriting Award was established in 1999 by San Francisco businessman Jonathan Zakin and requires that the recipient teach a 10-week screenwriting seminar at UCLA TFT.
The Wibberleys, who are UCLA alums, will receive the award on May 21 at UCLA TFT’s James Bridges Theater. There will be a screening of “National Treasure,” with a Q&A to follow.