Awards for 2014

WGA Award (Screen)

Best Original Screenplay

WINNER

Her: Spike Jonze (written by)

NOMINEES


Blue Jasmine: Woody Allen (written by)

Dallas Buyers Club: Craig Borten (written by), Melisa Wallack (written by)

Nebraska: Bob Nelson (written by)

Best Documentary Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES

Dirty Wars: Jeremy Scahill (written by), David Riker (written by)


No Place on Earth: Janet Tobias (written by), Paul Laikin (written by)

Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER

Captain Phillips: Billy Ray (screenplay)
Based on the book A Captain's Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALS, and Dangerous Days at Sea by Richard Phillips with Stephan Talty.

NOMINEES

August: Osage County: Tracy Letts (screenplay)
Based on Tracy Letts' play.

Before Midnight: Richard Linklater (written by), Julie Delpy (written by), Ethan Hawke (written by)
Based on characters created by Richard Linklater & Kim Krizan.

Lone Survivor: Peter Berg (written by)
Based on the book by Marcus Lutrell with Patrick Robinson.

The Wolf of Wall Street: Terence Winter (screenplay)
Based on the book by Jordan Belfort

WGA Award (TV)

Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials

WINNER

Short Form New Media - Original

WINNER

Sylvia Plath: Girl Detective: Mike Simses
Episode 4: "The Collected Sylvia"

NOMINEES

Lauren: Jay Rodan
Episode 8 (Season 2)

Husbands: Brad Bell, Jane Espenson
Episode: "I Do Over Part 1"

Husbands: Brad Bell, Jane Espenson
Episode: "I Do Over Part 2"

Documentary - Other than Current Events

WINNERS

Frontline: Michael Kirk (written by)
Episode: "The Choice 2012"

The American Experience: Randall MacLowry (telescript/story by), Michelle Ferrari (telescript)
Episode: "Silicon Valley"

NOMINEES

The American Experience: Rob Rapley (written by)
Episode: "The Abolitionists"

The Dust Bowl: Dayton Duncan (written by)
Episode 1

Documentary - Current Events

WINNER

Frontline: Marcela Gaviria, Martin Smith
Episode: "Egypt in Crisis"

NOMINEE

Frontline: Michael Kirk, Mike Wiser
Episode: "Cliffhanger"

Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Quiz and Audience Participation

WINNER

News - Analysis, Feature or Commentary

WINNER

NOMINEES


"Vinyl Revival" CBS News, Polly Leider

World News Now: Matt Nelko
"Throwback Thursday - Happy Birthday, Michael Jackson

Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Episodic Drama

WINNER

Breaking Bad: Gennifer Hutchison (written by)
Episode: "Confessions"

NOMINEES

Breaking Bad: Thomas Schnauz (written by)
Episode: "Buried"

House of Cards: Beau Willimon (teleplay by)
Episode 101

Breaking Bad: Peter Gould (written by)
Episode: "Granite State"

The Good Wife: Robert King (written by), Michelle King (written by)
Episode: "Hitting the Fan"

Masters of Sex: Michelle Ashford (written by)
Episode: "Pilot"

Episodic Comedy

WINNER

30 Rock: Jack Burditt (written by), Robert Carlock (written by)
Episode: "Hogcock!"

NOMINEES

Modern Family: Paul Corrigan (written by), Brad Walsh (written by)
Episode: "Career Day"

Modern Family: Elaine Ko (written by)
Episode: "Farm Strong"

Orange Is the New Black: Sian Heder (written by)
Episode: "Lesbian Request Denied"

Parks and Recreation: Michael Schur (written by), Alan Yang (written by)
Episode: "Leslie and Ben"

Orange Is the New Black: Liz Friedman (teleplay by), Jenji Kohan (teleplay by)
Episode: "Pilot"

Daytime Drama

WINNER

Days of Our Lives: Lorraine Broderick (written by), David Cherrill (written by), Carolyn Culliton (written by), Richard Culliton (written by), Rick Draughon (written by), Christopher Dunn (written by), Janet Iacobuzio (written by), David A. Levinson (written by), Ryan Quan (written by), Dave Ryan (written by), Melissa Salmons (written by), Christopher Whitesell (written by)

NOMINEES

General Hospital: Shelly Altman (written by), Ron Carlivati (written by), Anna Cascio (written by), Suzanne Flynn (written by), Kate Hall (written by), Elizabeth Korte (written by), Dan O'Connor (written by), Jean Passanante (written by), Elizabeth Page (written by), Katherine Schock (written by), Scott Sickles (written by), Chris Van Etten (written by)

The Young and the Restless: Shelly Altman (associate head writer), Tracey Thomson (associate head writer), Amanda L. Beall (written by), Jeff Beldner (written by), Brent Boyd (written by), Susan Dansby (written by), Janice Ferri (written by), Jay Gibson (written by), Beth Milstein (written by), Lisa Seidman (written by), Natalie Minardi (written by), Anne Schoettle (written by), Linda Schreiber (written by), Teresa Zimmerman (written by)

Long Form - Adapted

WINNER

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight: Shawn Slovo
Based on the book by Howard Bingham and Max Wallace

NOMINEE

Killing Kennedy: Kelly Masterson
Based on the book by Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard

News - Regularly Scheduled, Bulletin or Breaking Report

WINNER

ABC World News Tonight with David Muir: Lisa Ferri, Matt Negrin
"Tragedy at Newtown" Special Edition

NOMINEES



CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley: Jerry Cipriano, Joe Clines
"The Inauguration of the President"

Children's - Episodic & Specials

WINNER

A.N.T. Farm: Vincent Brown
Episode: "influANTces"

NOMINEES

Spooksville: James Krieg
Episode: "The Haunted Cave"

Sesame Street: Christine Ferraro
Episode: "Simon Says"

Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series

WINNER

NOMINEES

Conan: José Arroyo (writer), Andres du Bouchet (writer), Scott Chernoff (writer), Deon Cole (writer), Josh Comers (writer), Dan Cronin (writer), Scott Gairdner (writer), Michael Gordon (writer), Brian Kiley (writer), Laurie Kilmartin (writer), Rob Kutner (writer), Todd Levin (writer), Conan O'Brien (writer), Matt O'Brien (writer), Jesse Popp (writer), Andy Richter (writer), Brian Stack (writer), Mike Sweeney (writer)

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart: Tim Carvell (head writer), Rory Albanese (writer), Steve Bodow (writer), Travon Free (writer), Hallie Haglund (writer), J.R. Havlan (writer), Elliott Kalan (writer), Matt Koff (writer), Dan McCoy (writer), Jo Miller (writer), John Oliver (writer), Zhubin Parang (writer), Daniel Radosh (writer), Jason Ross (writer), Lauren Sarver (writer), Jon Stewart (writer)

Jimmy Kimmel Live!: Tony Barbieri (writer), Jonathan Bines (writer), Joelle Boucai (writer), Gary Greenberg (writer), Josh Halloway (writer), Sal Iacono (writer), Eric Immerman (writer), Bess Kalb (writer), Jimmy Kimmel (writer), Jeff Loveness (writer), Molly McNearney (writer), Bryan Paulk (writer), Danny Ricker (writer), Rick Rosner (writer)

Portlandia: Fred Armisen (writer), Carrie Brownstein (writer), Jonathan Krisel (writer), Bill Oakley (writer)

Saturday Night Live: Seth Meyers (head writer), Colin Jost (head writer), James Anderson (writer), Alex Baze (writer), Neil Casey (writer), James Downey (writer), Steve Higgins (writer), Zach Kanin (writer), Chris Kelly (writer), Joe Kelly (writer), Erik Kenward (writer), Rob Klein (writer), Lorne Michaels (writer), John Mulaney (writer), Michael Patrick O'Brien (writer), Josh Patten (writer), Paula Pell (writer), Marika Sawyer (writer), Sarah Schneider (writer), Pete Schultz (writer), John Solomon (writer), Kent Sublette (writer), Bryan H. Tucker (writer)

Animation

WINNER

NOMINEES





New Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Television Graphic Art and Animation

WINNER

David Rosen
"Brain Injury," "Pills," "Bionic Leg," "Midland Parade," "Concordia Salvage", CBS News

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

WINNER

Erial Tompkins
"The Crazy Ones - Building a Better Comedy"

NOMINEE

48 Hours: Jay Pedinoff
"2013 Fall Preview"

Animation Writers Caucus Animation Award

WINNER

Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement

WINNER

Laurel Award for TV Writing Achievement

WINNER

Valentine Davies Award

WINNER

Morgan Cox Award

WINNER

T.S. Cook
Posthumously.

Paul Selvin Honorary Award

WINNER

WGA Award

Outstanding Achievement in Writing Videogame Writing

WINNER

NOMINEES

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag: Darby McDevitt (story by, lead scriptwriter), Mustapha Mahrach (story by), Jean Guesdon (story by), Jill Murray (scriptwriter), Nicholas Grimwood (aI scriptwriter), Mark Hill (scriptwriter Singapore)

Batman: Arkham Origins: M. Dooma Wendschuh (narrative director), Ryan Galletta (writer and senior narrative designer), Corey May (Writer)

God of War: Ascension: Marianne Krawczyk (written by), Ariel Lawrence (additional writing)

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