Awards for 2017

WGA Award (Screen)

Best Original Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES



Loving: Jeff Nichols (written by)

Best Documentary Screenplay

WINNER

Command and Control: Robert Kenner (telescrip), Eric Schlosser (telescrip), Brian Pearle (story), Kim Roberts (story)
Based on the book Command and Control by Eric Schlosser

NOMINEES


Zero Days: Alex Gibney (written by)

Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER

Arrival: Eric Heisserer (screenplay)
Based on the story Story of Your Life by Ted Chiang

NOMINEES

Deadpool: Rhett Reese (written by), Paul Wernick (written by)
Based on the X-Men comic books

Fences: August Wilson (screenplay)
Posthumously. Based on his play

Hidden Figures: Allison Schroeder (screenplay), Theodore Melfi (screenplay)
Based on the book by Margot Lee Shetterly

Nocturnal Animals: Tom Ford (screenplay)
Based on the novel Tony and Susan by Austin Wright

Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series

NOMINEE

WGA Award (TV)

Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing

WINNER

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End: Tom Bissell (additional writing), Ryan M. James (additional writing), Neil Druckmann (written by), Josh Scherr (written by)
Also winners, Neil Druckmann, Josh Scherr, Ryan M James

Comedy/Variety (Music, Awards, Tributes) - Specials

WINNER

NOMINEES



Short Form New Media - Adapted

WINNER

NOMINEE

Documentary Script - Current Events

NOMINEES



Documentary Script - Other Than Current Events

NOMINEES



Children's Script - Long Form or Special

WINNER

NOMINEES


Quiz and Audience Participation

WINNER

NOMINEE

Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Episodic Drama

WINNER

NOMINEES





Episodic Comedy

WINNER

NOMINEES





Comedy/Variety Series

WINNER

NOMINEES



Daytime Drama

WINNER

Long Form - Adaptation

WINNER

NOMINEES




Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series

WINNER

NOMINEES



Dramatic Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Children's Script - Episodic and Specials

NOMINEES




Sesame Street: Belinda Ward
Episode: "Mucko Polo, Grouch Explorer"

New Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Long Form - Original

WINNER

NOMINEES



TV - Animation

WINNER

NOMINEES




Animation Writers Caucus Animation Award

WINNER

Laurel Award for TV Writing Achievement

WINNER

WGA Award

Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing

NOMINEE

Original Short Form New Media

WINNER

NOMINEES


Life Ends at 30: Michael Field
Episode: "Escape the Room"

Thug Passion: Motrya Tomycz
Episode 1 "Itsy Bitsy Spider"

Radio Documentary

WINNER

Andrew Evans
"Chernobyl: 30 Years Later," ABC News Radio

NOMINEE

David Shapiro
"Summer of 2016," CBS News Radio

Radio News Script - Analysis, Feature, or Commentary

WINNER

Gail Lee
Morley Safer: A Journalist's Life," CBS News Radio

NOMINEES

Robert Hawley
"Dishin Digital on WCBS-AM," WCBS-AM Radio

Jerry Edling
"Vin Scully, " KNX

Andrew Evans
"Vin Scully Hangs Up the Mic, " ABC News Radio

News Script - Analysis, Feature, or Commentary

WINNER

CBS News Sunday Morning: Tom Harris
CBS Sunday Morning Almanac" June 12, 2016

News Script - Regularly Scheduled, Bulletin, or Breaking Report

WINNER

NOMINEES


Radio News Script - Regularly Scheduled, Bulletin, or Breaking Report

WINNER

Tara Gimbel Tanis
"World News This Week" August 26, 2016, ABC News Radio

NOMINEES

Philip Pilato
"6:40am News" November 13, 2015, CBS News Radio

Thomas A. Sabella
"Legends of the Game," CBS News Radio

Gail Lee
"Muhammad Ali: A Tribute to Greatness," CBS News Radio

Television Graphic Art and Animation

WINNER

Elisa Solinas
"The Real History of Cinco de Mayo," (Gawker Media Group)

On-Air Promotion (Television, New Media or Radio)

WINNER

Brian Retchless
"CBS On-Air Reel"

NOMINEES

Erial Tompkins
"Big Brother Over The Top Launch & NCIS: Special Agent Tony Dinozzo's Top Moments, " CBS

Jennifer H. Kaas
"The Dollmaker, Halloween, " NBC

Jessica Katzenstein
"Limitless Promos 15/16, " CBS

Dan Greenberger
"Mom," CBS

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