The Writers Guild of America isn't backing down. Despite being the current focus of showbiz anxiety about a possible strike, its leaders are unapologetic about the course they've chosen.
TV is often said to be a writer-driven medium. If that's the case, NBC's nom tally at this year's WGA Awards would suggest the net is well on the road to recovery.
Writers are known as wordsmiths, imagined as devourers of literature, but well into his adulthood, WGA Screen Laurel honoree Robert Benton was anything but.
As a producer, John Wells is associated with two of television's most adored drama series of the recent past: the long-running "ER" and recently departed "The West Wing."
The WGA West's Animation Writers Caucus has tapped Jules Feiffer to receive its Animation Writing Award for lifetime achievement.
The Writers Guild of America East has tapped Joan Didion to receive its Evelyn F. Burkey Award. The kudo, aimed at recognition of contributions that have brought honor and dignity to writers, will be…
The Writers Guild of America has selected "Deliver Us From Evil," "The Heart of the Game," "Once in a Lifetime: The Extraordinary Story of the New York Cosmos," "Who Killed the Electric Car?" and…
The Writers Guild of America has tapped "Babel," "Little Miss Sunshine," "The Queen," "Stranger Than Fiction" and "United 93" for its original screenplay award and "Borat," "The Departed," "The Devil…
The Writers Guild of America East has selected "Saturday Night Live" creator and exec producer Lorne Michaels to receive its Herb Sargent Award for Comedy Excellence.
The Writers Guild of America East has tapped Andrew Bergman to receive this year's Ian McLellan Hunter Award for lifetime achievement in writing.
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped Larry Gelbart to receive this year's Valentine Davies Award. Gelbart will be presented with the nod at the WGA Awards at the Century Plaza on Feb. 11.