The Writers Guild of America (WGA) announced the first round of award nominations ahead of the 2021 Writers Guild Awards on March 21. The feature film nominations will be announced on February 16. Final voting will runs February 19-March 5, 2021. Los Angeles and New York – Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) and Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio/audio, and promotional writing…"Writers Guild Awards: First Round of WGA Noms"
The Writers Guild Awards took place this evening in NY and LA with big wins going to Can You Ever Forgive Me? and Eighth Grade. The Writers differs from that of the Academy in that they have stricter rules than the Oscars. Put it this way: A screenplay could sweep the boards with critical acclaim and miss out on a Writers Guild nomination. In a perfect world, Bo Burnham would have a a chance to repeat…"2019 Writers Guild Awards Winners: The Writers Have Spoken"