Awards for 2016

WGA Award (Screen)

Best Original Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES



Straight Outta Compton: Jonathan Herman (screenplay by), Andrea Berloff (screenplay by/story by), S. Leigh Savidge (story by), Alan Wenkus (story by) (Universal Pictures)

Best Documentary Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES



Prophet's Prey: Amy Berg (written by)

Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER

The Big Short: Charles Randolph (screenplay), Adam McKay (screenplay)
Based on the book by Michael Lewis

NOMINEES

Carol: Phyllis Nagy (screenplay)
Based on the novel The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith

The Martian: Drew Goddard (screenplay)
Based on the novel by Andy Weir

Steve Jobs: Aaron Sorkin (screenplay)
Based on the book by Walter Isaacson

Trumbo: John McNamara (written by)
Based on the biography by Bruce Cook

WGA Award (TV)

Short Form New Media - Original

WINNER

Short Form New Media - Adapted

NOMINEE

Comedy/Variety - Talk Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Children's Long Form

WINNER

Descendants: Josann McGibbon (written by), Sara Parriott (written by) (Disney Channel (network))

Drama Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Children's Script

NOMINEES

Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street: David Anaxagoras, Luke Matheny (Amazon Studios)
For episode "Gortimer vs. The Relentless Rainbow of Joy"

Girl Meets World: Mark Blutman (Disney Channel)
For Girl Meets Farkle

Long Form - Adapted

WINNER

NOMINEES

The Red Tent: Elizabeth Chandler, Anne Meredith (Lifetime Television)
Based on the book The Red Tent by Anita Diamant

Quiz and Audience Participation

WINNER

Hollywood Game Night: Ann Slichter (writer), Grant Taylor (head writer), Michael Agbabian (writer), Dwight D. Smith (writer), Alex Chauvin (writer)

NOMINEE

Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Animation

WINNER

Bob's Burgers: Dan Fybel
For episode "Housetrap"

NOMINEES

BoJack Horseman: Kelly Galuska
For episode "Hank After Dark"

The Simpsons: Carolyn Omine
For episode "Halloween of Horror"

Bob's Burgers: Lizzie Molyneux, Wendy Molyneux
For episode "Gayle Makin' Bob Sled"

The Simpsons: Matt Selman
For episode "Sky Police"

The Simpsons: Michael Price
For episode "Walking Big & Tall"

Children's Episodic & Specials

NOMINEE

Girl Meets World: Mark Blutman
For Girl Meets Farkle

New Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Long Form - Original

WINNER

NOMINEES



Episodic Comedy

NOMINEE

Black-ish: Peter Saji (writer) (ABC Studios (studio))
For episode "Rock, Paper, Scissors, Gun"

Videogame Writing

WINNER

Rise of the Tomb Raider: John Stafford (Lead Narrative Designer), Cameron Suey (Narrative Designer), Rhianna Pratchett (Lead Writer), Philip Gelatt (Additional Writer) (Microsoft (Publisher))

NOMINEE

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: Marcin Blacha (story and screenplay) (lead writer), Jakub Szamalek (story and screenplay) (writer), Arkadiusz Borowik (writer), Aleksandra Motyka (writer), Bartosz Ochman (writer), Karolina Stachyra (writer), Borys Pugacz-Muraszkiewicz (lead English writer), Marcin Batylda (additional writer), Michal Galek (additional writer), Tomasz Marchewka (additional writer), Robert Oglodzinski (additional writer), Rafal Praszalek (additional writer), Artur Sliwinski (additional writer), Stanislaw Swiecicki (additional writer), Pawel Zych (additional writer) (CD Projekt RED (production company))

Animation Writers Caucus Animation Award

WINNER

Paul Selvin Honorary Award

WINNER

WGA Award

Adapted Short Form New Media

WINNER

Heroes Reborn: Dark Matters: Zach Craley
For episode "Chapter Two: Phoebe"

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

WINNER

Erial Tompkins (writer) (CBS Television Network (network))
"The McCarthys and Under the Dome Promos,"

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