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
A little blue on blue political squabbling to brighten up your weekend. Among many other things, Comcast owns NBC News and MSNBC. Comcast wants to gobble up Time Warner Cable. The Writers Guild of America-East opposes the merger and is now petitioning MSNBC's liberal hosts to openly oppose the merger because Comcast is -- get this -- a union buster. Show More Summary
Did you always wish you could have been a fly on the wall in the "Breaking Bad" writers room? Well, this conversation, filmed as part of The Writer's Guild Foundation series "Inside the Writers Room," is probably the closest you areShow More Summary
When it comes to predicting who will take home Oscars for adapted and original screenplay, don’t look to the recent Writers Guild Awards for any significant clues. Usually the guild will give some indication of which way the winds are...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
Panel at Writers Guild Foundation "Beyond Words" series Photo by Roshin Mathew A foul-mouthed Midwesterner, a 70s suburban diva and a computer program walk into a bar. In this case, the 'bar' is the movie screen and whoa, look out and...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....
Four months after its record-breaking series finale, the accolades for “Breaking Bad” keep rolling in. The latest came Saturday night when the AMC drama took the award for best drama series at the 2014 Writers Guild Awards, which honor outstanding...
When HuffPost Entertainment caught up with Kate Mulgrew on the red carpet at the Writers Guild Awards' East Coast ceremony on Saturday (Feb. 1), she wouldn't spill many details about the second season of "Orange is the New Black." (Fortunately,...Show More Summary
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
This weekend also saw what is often referred to as “the Super Bowl of screenwriting” by exhausted people who drank too much last night, and are becoming rapidly exhausted by the need to recap the year’s endless procession of ceremonies—or as you may know it, the Writers Guild Awards. 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
Julianna Margulies and Stana Katic attended the 2014 Writers Guild Awards on Saturday night. Both actresses chose interesting and well-constructed black dresses with a color accent (L'Wren Scott and Rubin Singer, respectively), but their styling is quite different. 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.
Is Colin Quinn a sociopath? Colin Quinn thinks so. "I'm a comedian!" he told Vulture at the Writers Guild Awards on Saturday. "It said so in the paper last week. There was a big study that said comedians, we feel we have to have [sociopathic tendencies] because we're dealing with... More »