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Nominees Announced for WGA Awards

Nominees Announced for WGA Awards

Nominees for the Writers Guild Awards have been announced by The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE). Nominated for original screenplay are: “Babel,” written by Guillermo Arriaga, “Little Miss Sunshine,” written by Michael Arndt, “The Queen,” written by Peter Morgan, “Stranger Than Fiction,” written by Zach Helm, and “United 93,” written by Paul Greengrass. While in the adapted screenplay category, the nominees are: “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan,” screenplay by Sacha Baron Cohen & Anthony Hines & Peter Baynham & Dan Mazer, story by Sacha Baron Cohen & Peter Baynham & Anthony Hines & Todd Phillips, based on a character created by Sacha Baron Cohen; “The Departed,” screenplay by William Monahan, based on the motion picture “Infernal Affairs,” written by Alan Mak and Felix Chong; “The Devil Wears Prada,” screenplay by Aline Brosh McKenna, based on the novel by Lauren Weisberger; “Little Children,” screenplay by Todd Field & Tom Perrotta, based on the novel by Tom Perrotta; “Thank You for Smoking,” screenplay by Jason Reitman, based on the Novel by Christopher Buckley. The Writers Guild Awards will be held Sunday, February 11, 2007, in Los Angeles at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel and simultaneously in New York at the Hudson Theatre at the Millennium Broadway Hotel. [Eugene Hernandez]

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