Christopher Keyser is running unopposed for a second two-year term as the president of the Writers Guild of America West — though an opponent could emerge via nominating petition. The guild released…
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Opting for two tales of CIA heroics, showbiz scribes have selected "Argo" and "Zero Dark Thirty" for the key screenplay awards from the Writers Guild of America.
T.S. Cook, who co-penned nuclear nightmare thriller "The China Syndrome," sharing an Oscar nomination for original screenplay and winning a WGA Award in 1980, died from cancer in Los Angeles on…
Seventy-four years after Dorothy Arzner became the first female to join the two-year-old Directors Guild of America, women comprise just 13.5%--or around 1,200--of its members who direct. And while…
The Writers Guild of America has reached a tentative agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers on a new master contract.
Showrunners Matthew Weiner of "Mad Men," David Shore of "House" and Christopher Keyser of "Lonestar" are among 18 nominations for the board of the Writers Guild of America West.
The Writers Guild of America West owes Jay Leno an apology. That was the determination of the WGA West trial committee that cleared the former "Tonight Show" host of charges of violating the guild's…
The Writers Guild of America West has unveiled the candidates running for eight open seats on the guild's board of directors.
In a highly unusual move for a major, 20th Century Fox aims to entice a dozen top screenwriters to bring original spec scripts to the studio in exchange for gross participation if the pics get made.
Leaders of the Writers Guild of America East have reupped longtime exec director Mona Mangan in a new three-year deal.
The WGA West's board has come under fire for refusing to publish a long-planned discussion of guild politics in its monthly magazine Written By. Four of the participants in July's roundtable…