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.
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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…
The Writers Guild of America West doesn't give out its Edmund H. North kudo often; in the 36 years since first awarding it in 1967, when it was called the Founders Award, the guild's board has used…
The Writers Guild has recognized David Rintels at a dozen award ceremonies over the years for his professional achievement as a writer of television movies and mini-series, such as TNT's "Nuremberg."…