• 2018 Writers Guild Awards Nominees

    See the list of nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio, and promotional writing.

  • Guild Screenings

    Don’t miss Rian Johnson discuss Star Wars: The Last Jedi on Dec. 17.

  • Roman Holiday

    James Ivory on Call Me By Your Name and what’s essential to a great adaptation.

  • 3rd & Fairfax

    Stephen Chbosky on Wonder and his career as a writer and director.

  • 2017 FWAP Honorees

    See the honorees for the 2017 Feature Writer Access Project.

    Photo: Michael Jones

Contact the Guild
Dec 14
Groundbreakers: Get Out + Q&A with Jordan Peele Guild Calendar
2018 Writers Guild Awards TV, New Media, News, Radio/Audio Nominations Press Room
Original and Adapted Screenplay Voting 2018 Awards

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WGA Awards
2018 Writers Guild Awards Show

The 2018 Writers Guild Awards Los Angeles show will be held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018.

Advocating for Writers
Politics and Public Policy

The WGAW advocates on public policy issues of direct concern to writers while the PAC amplifies the WGAW's voice in Washington.

WGAW Member E-Newsletter

News, events and stories that matter to writers. Read the December 2017 issue.

3rd & Fairfax: The WGAW Podcast

Don’t miss an episode of the WGAW’s official podcast.

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Foreign Levies

Foreign levies are fees collected in foreign countries to compensate rights holders.

Is the Guild holding foreign levies for you?

Guild Screenings

  • Saturday Dec 16
    11 AM & 5 PM

    Q&A with co-writer Vanessa Taylor has been cancelled.

  • Saturday Dec 16
    2 PM & 8:30 PM

  • Sunday Dec 17
    10:30 AM, 5 PM & 9 PM

    Q&A with Rian Johnson following the 5pm screening.

  • Sunday Dec 17
    2 PM

CREDITS & CONTRACTS

Credits Forms & Info

Why credits are important and how to protect them

Minimum Basic Agreement

The WGA collective bargaining agreement

Schedule of Minimums

The Guild's schedule of minimum payments

Know Your Rights

What Every Writer Needs to Know

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