Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2010 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2014 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2013 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2012 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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BAFTA Awards

2013 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Writer: Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)
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2010 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
In the Loop (2009)
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Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Writer
The Thick of It (2005)
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Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
In the Loop (2009)
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BAFTA Awards, Scotland

2009 Winner
BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Writing in Film or Television
In the Loop (2009)
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British Independent Film Awards

2019 Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
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Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best British Independent Film
The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
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2009 Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Broadcasting Press Guild Awards

2010 Winner
Writer's Award
The Thick of It (2005)
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2006 Winner
Writer's Award
The Thick of It (2005)
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Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2011 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Four Lions (2010)
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Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
In the Loop (2009)
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Chlotrudis Awards

2010 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Original Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Evening Standard British Film Awards

2010 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Gold Derby Awards

2010 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Indiewire Critics' Poll

2009 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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2nd place. Tied with Inglourious Basterds (2009).

International Cinephile Society Awards

2010 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Runner-Up.

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2010 Winner
INOCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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London Critics Circle Film Awards

2011 Nominee
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
Four Lions (2010)
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2010 Winner
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
In the Loop (2009)
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London Film Week

2019 Winner
LFW Award
Best Screenplay
The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
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Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2009 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Online Film & Television Association

2014 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Writing in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2012 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Writing in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2010 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
In the Loop (2009)
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Online Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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PGA Awards

2016 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Veep (2012)
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Season 4
2015 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Veep (2012)
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2014 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Veep (2012)
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Royal Television Society, UK

2013 Winner
RTS Television Award
Best Writer - Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)
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Writers Guild of America, USA

2019 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Drama Series
Succession (2018)
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New Series
Succession (2018)
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2016 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2015 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2014 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2013 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
New Series
Veep (2012)
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Writers' Guild of Great Britain

2015 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best TV Situation Comedy
Veep (2012)
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2011 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best Television Comedy
Peep Show (2003)
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2010 Nominee
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Television Comedy/Light Entertainment
Peep Show (2003)
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Television Comedy/Light Entertainment
The Thick of It (2005)
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For Series 3.
Best Original Film Screenplay
Four Lions (2010)
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2009 Nominee
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best Feature Film Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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2007 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Television Comedy/Light Entertainment
The Thick of It (2005)
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For the 2007 Specials.

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