He's already one of only a handful of people to win all four of the major awards, the Oscar, the Emmy, the Tony and the Grammy. But for Mel Brooks, the Writers Guild of America's Screen Laurel Award…
Writers Guild Of America
Hollywood's writers always seem to court controversy, even without a strike threat. One might have expected the Writers Guild of America to assume a lower profile during 2002 and 2003, after giving…
Not many scribes can claim that they've written lines for babies with the gift of speech, a one-eyed space alien, a robot and an insane laboratory mouse, but the WGAW has presented Patric Verrone…
Celebrating the contribution of writers to film, television and radio, the Writers Guild of America's two branches host two 55th annual awards events Saturday night.
It makes me feel old," jokes David E. Kelley about receiving the Television Laurel Award from the WGAW on Saturday. And, indeed, Kelley, 47, seems young to receive a lifetime achievement award.
1912-13 The Authors League of America forms. Some 350 authors, mostly book and magazine writers, but also some dramatists, join. 1921 Screenwriters form the informal Writers Club, the progenitor of…