Writers Guild Awards

  • 'Her' and 'Captain Phillips' take top Writers Guild Awards February 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: The writers of 'Her' and 'Captain Phillips' were given top honors by their peers on Saturday at the annual Writers Guild Awards, a strong predictor of success in the screenplay categories at the Oscars in a month's time. Spike Jonze won the best original screenplay award for 'Her,' a...
  • 'American Hustle,' 'Wolf of Wall Street' in race for Writers Guild Awards January 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Screenplays for two films depicting graft and greed in America - 'American Hustle' and 'The Wolf of Wall Street' - were among the nominees on Friday for the Writers Guild Awards, a prognosticator for the film industry's top prizes, the Oscars. Notably missing from the nominees for best adapted...
  • 'Zero Dark Thirty', 'Argo' win top Writers Guild Awards February 18, 2013

    Los Angeles: U.S. film and television writers gave their top two movie awards on Sunday to 'Zero Dark Thirty' and 'Argo' in the final Hollywood guild awards show before next week's Oscars. Writer Mark Boal won the Writers Guild of America award for Best Original Screenplay for 'Zero Dark Thirty,' which...