• Sublime Primetime

    Get tickets now to celebrate with this season’s panel of Emmy-nominated writers.

  • Guild Screenings

    See the full schedule of what’s playing this month at the Guild Screenings.

  • A Fine Mess

    [i]Catastrophe[/i] creators Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney capture family life in all its ferocious glory.

  • To Hell and Back

    Taylor Sheridan on how his acting helped him create the complex characters of [i]Sicario[/i] and the new [i]Hell or High Water[/i].

  • [i]The Jungle Book[/i]’s Justin Marks

    The writer of [i]Jungle Book[/i] talks craft on [i]3rd & Fairfax[/i].

  • Financial Planning for Writers

    Watch this video series about how to plan for a prosperous, creatively satisfying career.

  • Carrying a Lot of Baggage

    The Writers Workbench reviews some travel briefcases made to handle the rigors of the road.

Contact the Guild
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2017 Writers Guild Awards

Submissions are now open in the TV-Radio-New Media, Series, Paul Selvin, and Original, Adapted, and Documentary Screenplay categories.

Shawn Ryan on Showrunning

[i]The Shield[/i] creator Shawn Ryan on the most important thing about running a show.

Art of the Pitch

Tips from showrunners and executives for crafting a killer pitch.

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Foreign Levies

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

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Guild Screenings

  • [i]Friday[/i] [i]Aug[/i] 26
    8 PM

  • [i]Saturday[/i] [i]Aug[/i] 27
    11 AM (3D) & 8 PM

  • [i]Saturday[/i] [i]Aug[/i] 27
    2 PM

  • [i]Saturday[/i] [i]Aug[/i] 27
    5 PM

  • [i]Sunday[/i] [i]Aug[/i] 28
    11 AM & 5 PM

  • [i]Sunday[/i] [i]Aug[/i] 28
    2 PM

  • [i]Sunday[/i] [i]Aug[/i] 28
    8 PM


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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