The 69th annual WGA Awards are being handed out tonight in dual ceremonies in New York and Los Angeles, and Deadline is live blogging from both venues. We also will be updating the winners list live (see below), so refresh regularly for the latest.
In the running for original screenplay are Hell or High Water (written by Taylor Sheridan), La La Land (Damien Chazelle), Loving (Jeff Nichols), Manchester by the Sea (Kenneth Lonergan) and Moonlight (Barry Jenkins).
BBC America has greenlit Blue Planet II, a new seven-part series presented by Sir David Attenborough that will take a deep dive into the world's oceans. The news comes a day after BBCA premiered Planet Earth II, a follow-up to BBC’s 2006 acclaimed nature docuseries.
Blue Planet II will explore the latest frontiers of scientific discovery, from icy-white polar seas to vibrant blues of the coral atolls, from the storm-tossed green Atlantic coastline to the black depths of…
The most potent acting pair to grace the films nominated for this year's best picture Oscar aren't Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, singing and dancing their way across "La La Land," or even Denzel Washington and Viola Davis powering through August Wilson's stage-to-screen prose in "Fences." That