Ladies and Gentlemen, The Writers Guild of America Nominations

Tis the season for nominations across the numerous guilds and organizations to recognize the best in film and television achievement during the past year, and now we have the Writers Guild of America's (WGA) list of nominees.For Drama Series:The Americans Better Call Saul The Crown The Handmaid’s Tale SuccessionFor Comedy Series:Atlanta Barry GLOW The Good Place The Marvelous Mrs[...]

Len Wein

Len Wein To Receive WGA Award With Tributes From Hugh Jackman And Neil Gaiman

The ceremony takes place this evening at the WGA's Los Angeles headquarters The award will be presented by DC Comics co-publisher Dan DiDio and be given to Wein's widow Christine Valada As part of the ceremony, there will be video tributes from actor Hugh Jackman, who has portrayed Wolverine since 2000 appearing in nine films[...]

Rise Of The Tomb Raider Wins Writer's Guild Award

Each year, The Writers Guild of America dip their toes into the world of video games, and awards a winner. It's always been a weird one, only really rewarding huge games and passing over smaller offerings. But hey, it's the mainstream trying to engage, so I encourage it. The award for best writing in a […]

Assassin's Creed, Alien: Isolation And The Last Of Us Up For WGA Award

Did you know that the Writer's Guild of America hand out awards for writing in video games? Well, they do and it is usually an odd affair.This is because in order to be considered, you have to be a part of or have applied to be part of the WGA This means that usually only games[...]

Dwayne McDuffie, Write-In Candidate For Writers Guild Awards

Members of the Writers Guild of America Animation Writers Caucus are being asked to write in the name of Dwayne McDuffie in the Lifetime Achievement section of the Writers Guild Awards. The creator of Static Shock, the revamper of Ben 10 into Ben 10 Alien Force, and writer and producer on cartoons such as All […]

Who Really Wrote X-Men: First Class?

Bryan Singer also has a "Story By" credit, which everybody seems to agree he has earned.This is all in the final decision of the WGA, so it must be fair, right? Well, Matthew Vaughn doesn’t seem to think the Guild are so trustworthy.Here’s an exchange between Vaughn and sometime Bleeding Cool contributor Ben Mortimer, recorded[...]