Awards for 2012

WGA Award (Screen)

Best Original Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES

50/50: Will Reiser (written by)

Bridesmaids: Annie Mumolo (written by), Kristen Wiig (written by)

Win Win: Thomas McCarthy (story/screenplay), Joe Tiboni (story)

Young Adult: Diablo Cody (written by)

Best Documentary Screenplay

WINNER

Better This World: Katie Galloway (written by), Kelly Duane (written by)

NOMINEES

Senna: Manish Pandey (written by)



Pina: Wim Wenders (screenplay)

Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER

The Descendants: Alexander Payne (screenplay), Nat Faxon (screenplay), Jim Rash (screenplay)
Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemming

NOMINEES

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: Steven Zaillian (screenplay)
Based on the novel by Stieg Larsson, originally published by Norstedts

The Help: Tate Taylor (screenplay)
Based on the novel by Kathryn Stockett

Hugo: John Logan (screenplay)
Based on the book The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick

Moneyball: Steven Zaillian (screenplay), Aaron Sorkin (screenplay), Stan Chervin (story)
Based on the book by Michael Lewis

WGA Award (TV)

Outstanding Achievement in Writing Original New Media

WINNER

Aim High: Heath Corson (writer), Richie Keen (writer)

NOMINEES


Outstanding Achievement in Writing Derivative New Media

WINNER

The Walking Dead Webisodes: John Esposito (teleplay/ story), Greg Nicotero (story) (Generate (production company))

Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials

NOMINEE

Documentary - Other Than Current Events

WINNER

NOMINEES

The American Experience: Mark Davis
For episode "Dinosaur Bone War"

God in America: David Belton
For episode "A New Adam, a New Eden"

The American Experience: Stanley Nelson
For episode "Freedom Riders"

The American Experience: Austin Hoyt
For episode "The Great Famine"

Nova: Daniel McCabe
For episode "Making Stuff Smarter"

Prohibition: Geoffrey C. Ward
For episode "A Nation of Scofflaws"

The American Experience: Mark Zwonitzer
For episode "Triangle Fire"

Documentary - Current Events

WINNER

Frontline: Michael Kirk, Mike Wiser
For episode "Top Secret America"

NOMINEES

Nova: Julia Cort, Michael Bicks
For episode "Smartest Machine on Earth"

Frontline: Marcela Gaviria, Martin Smith
For episode "The Spill"

Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Episodic Drama

WINNERS


NOMINEES




Episodic Comedy

WINNER

NOMINEES





Daytime Drama

WINNER

NOMINEES


Long Form - Adapted

WINNER

NOMINEE

Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series

WINNER

NOMINEES






Children's Episodic & Specials

WINNER

Supah Ninjas: Leo Chu, Eric Garcia
For episode "Hero of the Shadows"

NOMINEES

Sesame Street: Joey Mazzarino
For episode "The Good Birds Club"

iCarly: Dan Schneider, Matt Fleckenstein
For episode "iLost My Mind"

Zeke and Luther: Devin Bunje, Nick Stanton
For episode "Luther Turns 4"

The Troop: Max Burnett
For episode "Oh, Brother"

Animation

WINNER

NOMINEES





Dramatic Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




New Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Long Form - Original

WINNER

NOMINEES





Animation Writers Caucus Animation Award

WINNER

Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement

WINNER

Laurel Award for TV Writing Achievement

WINNER

Morgan Cox Award

WINNER

Paul Selvin Honorary Award

WINNER

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