Sunday, 14 February 2016

WGA AWARDS GO AS PLANNED: SPOTLIGHT AND THE BIG SHORT WIN


Oh, look! The Writers Guild of America held its 2015 awards ceremony yesterday! You didn't notice? You didn't hear the awards season tectonic plates shifting? You didn't hear Hollywood's collective jaw dropping? Funny, that. Anyway, here were their nominations, and there are their awards:

Best Original Screenplay
Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer (Spotlight)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Adam McKay and Charles Randolph - based on the book by Michael Lewis (The Big Short)

Best Documentary Screenplay
Alex Gibney (Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief)