WGA Awards 2018: nominees

Game of Thrones, Handmaid’s Tale, Stranger Things in the running for top US writers’ awards.

The Writers’ Guild of America has announced nominees for its annual awards.

To be presented on February 10, the nominations are as follows:

Drama Series
The Americans
Better Call Saul
Game of Thrones
The Handmaid’s Tale
Stranger Things

Comedy Series
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Master of None
Silicon Valley

New Series
American Vandal
The Deuce
The Handmaid’s Tale

Longform – Original
American Horror Story: Cult
Feud: Bette and Joan
Manhunt: Unabomber

Longform – Adapted

Big Little Lies
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
The Wizard of Lies

Shortform New Media – Adapted
Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – ‘John Hancock’
The Walking Dead: Red Machete – ‘Chapter 2’
Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD – ‘Justicia’
Zac & Mia – ‘Starboy’

Bob’s Burgers – ‘Brunchsquatch’
The Simpsons – ‘A Father’s Watch’
BoJack Horseman – ‘Ruthie’
The Simpsons – ‘The Serfsons’
BoJack Horseman – ‘Time’s Arrow’

Episodic Drama

The Leftovers – ‘The Book of Nora’
Better Call Saul – ‘Chicanery’
Good Behavior – ‘The Heart Attack is the Best Way’
The OA – ‘Homecoming’
Better Call Saul – ‘Slip’
The Americans – ‘The Soviet Decision’

Episodic Comedy

Grace and Frankie – ‘The Burglary’
The Carmichael Show – ‘Intervention’
Veep – ‘Judge’
Will & Grace – ‘Rosario’s Quinceanera’
Trial & Error – ‘The Verdict’
Comedy/Variety Talk Series
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
Jimmy Kimmel Live
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Late Night with Seth Meyers
Real Time with Bill Maher
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
The Jim Jeffries Show

Comedy/Variety Sketch Series

Nathan For You
Saturday Night Live

Comedy/Variety Specials

39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors
89th Annual Academy Awards
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Diane Keaton
Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy, Valentine’s Day Special
Nathan For You: A Celebration

Quiz and Audience Participation
Hollywood Game Night

Daytime Drama

General Hospital
Days of Our Lives

Leave a Reply

Related Posts