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Awards Season 2015-16 Scoreboard

Carol Keeping a tally of the (wins/nominations) for this year's awards season. Scroll down way below to see which Awards are being...

Jan 7, 2016

Writers Guild of America Award Nominations 2016


The nominations for WGA Awards were just revealed. As you already know about this group, many contenders are deemed ineligible if the writers aren't members so well. Check out the nominations below with Carol, Spotlight, Trumbo, The Martian and more:

Best Original Screenplay:

Andrea Berloff, Jonathan Herman, S. Leigh Savidge and Alan Wenkus (Straight Outta Compton)
Matt Charman, Ethan Coen and Joel Coen (Bridge of Spies)
Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer (Spotlight)
Amy Schumer (Trainwreck)
Taylor Sheridan (Sicario)

Best Adapted Screenplay:

Drew Goddard – based on the novel by Andy Weir (The Martian)
Adam McKay and Charles Randolph – based on the book by Michael Lewis (The Big Short)
John McNamara – based on the biography by Bruce Cook (Trumbo)
Phyllis Nagy – based on the novel ‘The Price of Salt’ by Patricia Highsmith (Carol)
Aaron Sorkin – based on the book by Walter Isaacson (Steve Jobs)