You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

NATAS smiles on Fridrich

NEW YORK — The first Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award has been given to Russia’s Tanya Fridrich for her script “Smile of the King.”

The award, organized by the Intl. Council of NATAS Foundation, aims to tap into the international talent pool of young writers. Applicants must be under 26 and from outside the U.S.

Fridrich, a 22-year-old St. Petersburg-based journalist who covers economics, banking and finance, will be presented with her award — a check for $5,000 —at the 25th anni Intl. Emmy Awards Gala Nov. 24 in New York.

More TV

  • Homecoming

    TV News Roundup: Amazon Releases New Trailer for Julia Roberts' 'Homecoming' (Watch)

    NEW YORK — The first Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award has been given to Russia’s Tanya Fridrich for her script “Smile of the King.” The award, organized by the Intl. Council of NATAS Foundation, aims to tap into the international talent pool of young writers. Applicants must be under 26 and from outside the […]

  • DONNA GIGLIOTTI GLENN WEISS

    Oscars: Donna Gigliotti, Glenn Weiss to Produce Telecast

    NEW YORK — The first Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award has been given to Russia’s Tanya Fridrich for her script “Smile of the King.” The award, organized by the Intl. Council of NATAS Foundation, aims to tap into the international talent pool of young writers. Applicants must be under 26 and from outside the […]

  • Brandon Larracuente, Emily Tosta

    Freeform's 'Party of Five' Reboot Casts Its Leads

    NEW YORK — The first Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award has been given to Russia’s Tanya Fridrich for her script “Smile of the King.” The award, organized by the Intl. Council of NATAS Foundation, aims to tap into the international talent pool of young writers. Applicants must be under 26 and from outside the […]

  • Amazon Studios Names Chris Castallo Head

    Amazon Studios Names Chris Castallo Head of Unscripted TV

    NEW YORK — The first Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award has been given to Russia’s Tanya Fridrich for her script “Smile of the King.” The award, organized by the Intl. Council of NATAS Foundation, aims to tap into the international talent pool of young writers. Applicants must be under 26 and from outside the […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content