• 2018 Writers Guild Awards Nominees

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

  • It Takes Two (+8)

    Written By talks with David Kohan & Max Mutchnick and the originals from 1998 about reviving Will & Grace for 2017.

    Photo: Tom Keller

  • 3rd & Fairfax

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

  • Guild Screenings

    Scott Cooper discusses his edgy new Western, Hostiles on Dec. 8.

  • American Gothic

    Mudbound’s Virgil Williams and Dee Rees on what America’s past says about our present.

  • 2017 FWAP Honorees

    See the honorees for the 2017 Feature Writer Access Project.

    Photo: Michael Jones

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Guild Screenings

  • Friday Dec 08
    7:30 PM

    Q&A with Scott Cooper following this screening.

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    5 PM & 8:30 PM

    Q&A with Alexander Payne & Jim Taylor following the 5pm screening.

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