Writers Guilds of America, West and East and Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers Statement on Contract Negotiations
The WGA and the AMPTP have agreed to resume negotiations on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.
DGA, SAG-AFTRA, WGA West and East, and IATSE Statement on the Administration’s Proposed Cuts to the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities and Corporation for Public Broadcasting
The DGA, SAG-AFTRA, WGA West and East, and IATSE urge our nation’s leaders to preserve funding for the National Endowments for the Arts and Humanities and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
As part of its ongoing efforts to promote diversity and foster inclusiveness in the entertainment industry, the WGAW has announced its 2017 TV Writer Access Project honorees.
Writers Guilds of America, West and East and Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers Set Negotiations Date
The Writers Guilds, West and East and the AMPTP announced today that they will begin formal contract negotiations on Monday, March 13, 2017.
The WGAW and the WGAE tonight announced the winners of the 2017 Writers Guild Awards.
A top talent line-up is scheduled to present honors at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards West Coast ceremony to be hosted on Sunday, February 19, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.
The following is a joint statement from Michael Winship, President, WGAE, and Howard A. Rodman, President, WGAW.
Screenwriter-director Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Love Actually, Bridget Jones’s Diary) has been named the recipient of the WGAW’s 2017 Valentine Davies Award.
Iranian Filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami to Receive WGAW’s 2017 Jean Renoir Award for International Screenwriting Achievement
Iranian screenwriter-director Abbas Kiarostami, whose acclaimed films include Taste of Cherry, The Wind Will Carry Us, Close-Up, and his Koker trilogy, has been named the recipient of the WGAW’s 2017 Jean Renoir Award for International Screenwriting Achievement.
Screenwriter Susannah Grant has been named the recipient of the WGAW’s 2017 Paul Selvin Award in recognition of her script for HBO’s telefilm, Confirmation.