Nebraska director Alexander Payne, DP Haskell Wexler and location scout Scott Dewees will be honored by the Location Managers Guild of America on March 29th at the Writers Guild Theater. This is the first year of the awards show. Payne...Show More Summary
Revenues may up 20% at its UK parent company but ITV Studios America today found its relationship with the Writers Guild of America East taking a steep fall. As contract talks grind on between the two parties, the scribe guild claims...Show More Summary
“This is not about advising writers; we’re in search of information,” said Michael Winship, the president of the Writers Guild of America East.
The Writers Guild of America and the major studios and networks are taking a break from the bargaining table after two weeks of negotiations.
The Writers Guild of America, long a fierce opponent of media consolidation, has given a thumbs-down to the proposed merger between Comcast Corp. and Time Warner Cable.
The Writers Guild of America West didn’t leave much room for ambiguity on their feelings about Comcast‘s newly announced $45.2B all-stock deal to purchase Time Warner Cable. “Comcast’s proposed merger with Time Warner Cable is bad for everyone: content creators, programmers, suppliers, and consumers,” said the Guild today in a statement. Show More Summary
Almost three months after 150 writers and producers from Sharp Entertainment filed for a National Labor Relations Board election to join the Writers Guild of America East, they’ve become union members. Ballots for an election held in January were counted on February 3, the WGA East announced today. Show More Summary
Days after Naughty Dog's The Last of Us picked up a writing award from the Writers Guild of America, the game has now sweeped the DICE Awards, grabbing 10 awards in total....
Award Season is in full swing leading up to the 86th annual Academy Awards on March 2nd. Recently, the Writers Guild of America held its own award show honoring outstanding achievement in writing for screen, television and a slew of other media. Show More Summary
It's no secret that Naughty Dog's The Last of Us has taken home a lot of proverbial hardware this year. It can add one more trophy to the case, as Neil Druckmann, the game's writer, won the 2014 Writers Guild of America's Outstanding...Show More Summary
The story of Somali pirates overtaking a cargo ship and a man finding love with a computer operating system took top honors at the Writers Guild of America awards on Saturday night.
Naughty Dog's game beats out the likes of Batman and Assassin's Creed. The Last Of Us has won a Writers Guild of America award for outstanding achievement in video game writing.Click here to read the full article
The Last of Us won this year's Writers Guild of America gong for Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing, in case Naughty Dog wasn't happy with its already creaking trophy cabinet. It's the right outcome out of a nominees list with some notable...
The winners were announced for the Writers Guild of America 2014 awards over the weekend, with top honors going to TV series "Breaking Bad," "Veep" and "House of Cards" and movies "Her," "Captain Phillips" and "Stories We Tell."
We're down to one month to go until the Academy Awards, which means the awards season is starting to wrap up with a number of big ones. This weekend the Writers Guild of America announced their awards, revealing another set of victories that might hint at what's to come with the Oscars in a few weeks. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Spike Jonze's "Her" and Billy Ray's "Captain Phillips" have earned top screenplay honors from the Writers Guild of America. Winning the prize for original screenplay on Saturday was "Her," Jonze's futuristic exploration...Show More Summary
In concurrent ceremonies on the East and West Coast, The Writers Guild of America (WGA) announced the winners of their annual awards for screen, television and other media on Saturday, February 1. As has been the case this awards season,...Show More Summary
On the eve of contract negotiations with the studios, the Writers Guild of America said employers are seeking big cuts in healthcare benefits and pay.
Things are going downhill already just days before the Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture and TV Producers are set to start negotiating a new 3-year contract. In an almost bizarre move, the producers told the...Show More Summary
Looks like not everyone in Hollywood is on the same page when it comes to combating copyright infringement. Specifically, the Writers Guild of America West thinks that the multi-million dollar damages the Motion Picture Association of...Show More Summary