Awards for 2013

WGA Award (Screen)

Best Original Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES

Flight: John Gatins (written by)

Looper: Rian Johnson (written by)


Moonrise Kingdom: Wes Anderson (written by), Roman Coppola (written by)

Best Documentary Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES

West of Memphis: Amy Berg (written by), Billy McMillin (written by)

The Central Park Five: Sarah Burns (written by), David McMahon (written by), Ken Burns (written by)



Best Adapted Screenplay

WINNER

Argo: Chris Terrio (screenplay)
Based on a selection from The Master of Disguise by Antonio J. Mendez and the Wired Magazine article "The Great Escape" by Joshuah Bearman

NOMINEES

Life of Pi: David Magee (screenplay)
Based on the novel by Yann Martel

Lincoln: Tony Kushner (screenplay)
Based in part on the book Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln by Doris Kearns Goodwin

The Perks of Being a Wallflower: Stephen Chbosky (screenplay)
Based on his book

Silver Linings Playbook: David O. Russell (screenplay)
Based on the novel by Matthew Quick

WGA Award (TV)

Outstanding Achievement in Writing Original New Media

WINNER

Outstanding Achievement in Writing Derivative New Media

WINNER

Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials

WINNER

The 66th Annual Tony Awards: Dave Boone (written by), Paul Greenberg (special material), David Javerbaum (opening and closing songs), Adam Schlesinger (opening and closing songs)

NOMINEES


Joan Meyerson (written by)
National Memorial Day Concert (2012)

Jimmy Kimmel Live!: Gary Greenberg (head writer), Molly McNearney (head writer), Tony Barbieri (writer), Jonathan Bines (writer), Sal Iacono (writer), Eric Immerman (writer), Jimmy Kimmel (writer), Jeff Loveness (writer), Bryan Paulk (writer), Danny Ricker (writer), Rick Rosner (writer)
For episode "After the Academy Awards"

Documentary - Other Than Current Events

WINNER

Nova: Randall MacLowry, Joseph McMaster
For episode "The Fabric of the Cosmos: Illusion of Time"

NOMINEES

The American Experience: David Belton
For episode "The Amish"

The American Experience: Barak Goodman
For episode "Clinton"

The American Experience: Ric Burns
For episode "Death and the Civil War"

Nova: Josh Rosen, Julia Cort, Joseph McMaster
For episode "The Fabric of the Cosmos: Quantum Leap"

American Masters: Peter Jones
For episode "Johnny Carson: King of Late Night"

Documentary - Current Events

WINNER

Frontline: Martin Smith, Marcela Gaviria
For episode "Money, Power and Wall Street: Episode One"

NOMINEES

Frontline: Michael Kirk
For episode "The Anthrax Files"

Frontline: Tom Jennings
For episode "A Perfect Terrorist"

Frontline: Rick Young
For episode "Lost in Detention"

Frontline: Michael Kirk, Mike Wiser
For episode "Money, Power and Wall Street: Episode Three"

Frontline: Marcela Gaviria, Martin Smith
For episode "Money, Power and Wall Street: Episode Four"

Children's - Long Form or Special

WINNER

News - Analysis, Feature or Commentary

WINNER

Moyers & Company: Bill Moyers, Michael Winship
For episode "The Ghost of Joe McCarthy"

NOMINEES


"Making History at Ole Miss" Written by Polly Leider; CBS News

Frontline: Marcela Gaviria
For episode "The Regime Responds"

Comedy Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Episodic Drama

WINNER

NOMINEES





Episodic Comedy

WINNER

NOMINEES





Daytime Drama

WINNER

NOMINEES


Long Form - Adapted

WINNER

Game Change: Danny Strong (written by, based on the book by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann)

NOMINEE

Coma: John J. McLaughlin (teleplay, based on the book by Robin Cook)
For episodes "Part One" and "Part Two"

News - Regularly Scheduled, Bulletin or Breaking Report

WINNER

Lisa Ferri, Joel Siegel
Tragedy in Colorado: The Movie Theatre Massacre

Children's - Episodic & Specials

WINNER

Sesame Street: Christine Ferraro
For episode "The Good Sport"

Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series

WINNER

NOMINEES







Dramatic Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Animation

WINNER

NOMINEES




New Series

WINNER

NOMINEES




Long Form - Original

WINNER

Hatfields & McCoys: Ted Mann (teleplay/story), Ronald Parker (teleplay), Bill Kerby (story)
For episodes #2 and #3

NOMINEES

Hemingway & Gellhorn: Jerry Stahl (written by), Barbara Turner (written by)

Political Animals: Greg Berlanti (written by)
For episode "Pilot"

Television Graphic Animation

WINNER

NOMINEE

David Rosen
"CBS News Animations"

On-Air Promotion (Radio or Television)

WINNER

Dan Greenberger
"Partners"

Animation Writers Caucus Animation Award

WINNER

Paul Selvin Honorary Award

WINNER

WGA Award

Outstanding Achievement in Writing Videogame Writing

WINNER

NOMINEES



Halo 4: Chris Schlerf (narrative design)


Assassin's Creed III: Alex Hutchinson (story by), Corey May (story by/lead scriptwriter), Matt Turner (story by/scriptwriter), Richard Farrese (multiplayer story), Jeffrey Yohalem (multiplayer story), Nicholas Grimwood (scriptwriter), Russell Lees (scriptwriter), Danny Wallace (scriptwriter), Ceri Young (scriptwriter)

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