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Posted Thursday 12/06/18 at 8:43PM EST
Writers Guild announces its TV award nominees
Source: The A.V. Club
Shows vying for best writing in a drama series include The Americans, Better Call Saul, The Crown, The Handmaid's Tale and Succession. In the comedy category, shows nominated are Atlanta, Barry, GLOW, The Good Place and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
Posted Monday 2/12/18 at 8:22PM EST
Amber Ruffin: Bill Maher, "go f*ck yourself"
The Late Night writer/performer, in her monologue as host of the Writers Guild Awards last night, praised her boss Seth Meyers as "the first woke late-night host" and called BET host Robin Thede "the most woke late-night host." She also name-dropped Jordan Klepper and John Oliver for also being "woke." As for Bill Maher? He can go "f*ck himself," she said.
Posted Friday 12/08/17 at 1:38PM EST
For the first time, the Writers Guild Awards snubbed broadcast networks in the new series, comedy and drama categories
The Good Wife was the last broadcast drama to be nominated for best drama, in 2014. The last broadcast comedy nominee was in 2013. And the last broadcast best new series nominee was last year with This Is Us.
Posted Thursday 12/07/17 at 1:12PM EST
Writers Guild Awards announces TV nominations
Netflix’s G.L.O.W. is up for best new series and best comedy, while The Handmaid’s Tale, Better Call Saul and The Americans also nabbed multiple nominations.