The Writers Guild of America is the joint efforts of two different US labor unions:
The WGAE and WGAW negotiate contracts in unison as well as launch work stoppages simultaneously:
Although each Guild runs independently, they perform some activities in parallel:
Star Wars: The Force Awakens DGA Q&A with J.J. Abrams & Lawrence Kasdan
Director J.J. Abrams discusses the making of Star Wars: The Force Awakens with co-writer Lawrence Kasdan.
2015 Writers Guild Awards New York Ceremony (Full Show)
The 2015 Writers Guild Awards New York Ceremony were held on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at the Edison Ballroom in Manhattan. Comedy Central's new ...
12-Step Screenwriting: Week 9 - Writers Guild of America Registration vs. Copyright
The Bitter Script Reader gets you started in the screenwriting process by explaining the basics principles of protecting your ownership of your writing in the ninth ...
Writers Guild of America Strike Announcement - Nov. 2, 2007
On November 2, 2007, the Writers Guild of America, West and the Writers Guild of America, East held a press conference to announce that as of Monday, ...
Seth MacFarlane on why WGA strike is for the "little guy"
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Writers Guild of America on strike
More at http://therealnews.com As television series close down, writers start to feel like part of the U.S. labor movement Tuesday November 27th, 2007 Talks ...
Why We Fight
A simple explainer as to the issues causing the Writers Strike.
Writers Guild of America Awards 2016 Live Stream 68th WGA Red-Carpet show online HDTV PC cast
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Glen Merzer's Personal Veg History, Talk at Writers Guild of America
Talk given by the screenwriter at the June 9, 2014, reading of his screenplay, Mad Cowboy, at the WGA.
2007 Writers Guild of America Awards highlights
Highlights from the 2007 Writers Guild of America Awards with speeches from Steve Carell (The Office), Robert Towne (Chinatown), Robert Wuhl (Arli$$), Marc ...
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 17:00:44 -0800
“The Big Short” and “Spotlight” won the Writers Guild of America's top screenplay trophies while the fourth season of “Veep” and the last season of “Mad Men” took the top TV series awards. “The Big Short,” a darkly comic look at the 2008 financial ...
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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 16:51:27 -0800
The 68th Annual Writers Guild of America Awards have just concluded with disappointing, though not surprising, results: Spotlight has claimed their award for Original Screenplay, while The Big Short has won Adapted Screenplay (note that there's no ...
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Mon, 08 Feb 2016 08:52:30 -0800
1954 - The Screen Writers Guild joins with the Television Writers of America and the Radio Writers of America to become the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW). The WGAE is headquartered in New York, ...
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:10:38 -0800
The Writers Guild of America West's top elected officer has called on Hollywood to increase the numbers of women and minorities writing scripts to address the industry's diversity problem. “We need to change a broken industry, not simply mirror it ...
Sat, 13 Feb 2016 17:05:51 -0800
The Writers Guild of America West and East handed out the awards at simultaneous ceremonies in Los Angeles and New York, though quirks of timing meant that the awards were rarely handed out at the same time. “Spotlight” came into the awards as a ...
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 16:11:15 -0800
“What constantly amazes us with the Collyer Fellow scripts is the variety and invention of the material we receive,” said Michael Weller, President of the Writers Guild Initiative (fka the Writers Guild of America East Foundation). “Whatever the source ...
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 10:31:48 -0800
May will be honored at the Writers Guild Awards Los Angeles ceremony to be held on Feb. 13 at the Century Plaza. “Elaine May defines the phrase 'smart and funny,'” said WGA West President Howard A. Rodman. “From the Compass Players to Nichols ...
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:41:15 -0800
A long-running labor dispute between ITV and the Writers Guild of America East has resulted in a settlement that will enable the two sides to return to the bargaining table. ITV, which produces “The First 48” and “Four Weddings,” agreed to settle a ...
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