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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2012 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
Oscar
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Golden Globes, USA

2012 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
The Social Network (2010)
2008 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
1996 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
The American President (1995)
1993 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
A Few Good Men (1992)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2003 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For episode "Twenty Five".
2002 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
Outstanding Special Class Program
The West Wing Documentary Special (2002)
Shared with:
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For episode "Posse Comitatus".
2001 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For episode "In The Shadow Of Two Gunmen", parts I and II.
2000 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
For episode "In Excelsis Deo".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For the pilot.
1999 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Sports Night (1998)
For episode "The Apology".

BAFTA Awards

2012 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay (Adapted)
The Social Network (2010)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2011 Won
EDA Award
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
Tied with Alexander Payne, Jim Rash, and Nat Faxon for The Descendants (2011).
2010 Won
EDA Award
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Austin Film Critics Association

2010 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Australian Film Institute

2012 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2011 Won
BSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
BSFC Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)
2008 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Writer
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2012 2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
COFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Won
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)
1996 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay
The American President (1995)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Denver Film Critics Society

2011 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
DFCS Award
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1993 Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
A Few Good Men (1992)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2010 Won
FFCC Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)

2012 Won
GFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:

Hollywood Film Festival

2010 Won
Hollywood Film Award
Screenwriter of the Year

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Won
HFCS Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Humanitas Prize

2002 Won
Humanitas Prize
60 Minute Category
The West Wing (1999)

For episode "Two Cathedrals". Tied with Lukas Reiter and David E. Kelley for The Practice (1997), ... More

For episode "Two Cathedrals". Tied with Lukas Reiter and David E. Kelley for The Practice (1997), episode "Honor Code".

2000 Won
Humanitas Prize
60 Minute Category
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
For episode "Take This Sabbath Day".
Nominated
Humanitas Prize
60 Minute Category
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
For episode "In Excelsis Deo".
1999 Won
Humanitas Prize
30 Minute Network or Syndicated Television
Sports Night (1998)
Shared with:
Nominated
Humanitas Prize
30 Minute Network or Syndicated Television
Sports Night (1998)
Shared with:

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2011 2nd place
IFJA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
IFJA Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

International Cinephile Society Awards

2012 Nominated
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2011 Won
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2011 Won
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
The Social Network (2010)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

National Board of Review, USA

2010 Won
NBR Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2012 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:

New York Film Critics, Online

2010 Won
NYFCO Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2010 Won
OFCC Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Online Film & Television Association

2012 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
The Social Network (2010)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2012 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
OFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)

PGA Awards

2004 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2002 Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2001 Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2000 Won
Nova Award
Most Promising Producer in Television
Sports Night (1998)
The West Wing (1999)
Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television
Sports Night (1998)
Shared with:

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Won
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay - Adaptation
The Social Network (2010)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2011 Won
SDFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
SDFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2010 Won
SFFCC Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Satellite Awards

2011 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2011 2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Social Network (2010)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2011 2nd place
SLFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
SLFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Television Critics Association Awards

2000 Nominated
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Drama
The West Wing (1999)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Won
TFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
TFCA Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

USC Scripter Award

2012 Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
USC Scripter Award
The Social Network (2010)
Shared with:

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Won
UFCA Award
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
The Social Network (2010)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2012 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
VFCC Award
Best Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)
2007 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2013 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
New Series
The Newsroom (2012)
Shared with:
2012 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moneyball (2011)
Shared with:
Based on the book by Michael Lewis
2011 Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Social Network (2010)
Based on the book The Accidental Billionaires by Ben Mezrich.
2007 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
New Series
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006)
Shared with:
Episodic Drama
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006)
2006 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Dramatic Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2002 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
Episodic Drama
The West Wing (1999)
2001 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
1996 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
The American President (1995)

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