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Law and Order: Special Victims Unit

The Two Types of TV Stories

I used to lament the fact that so many network series focus on cops, lawyers, and/or doctors. I tried pitching and developing multiple series about other kinds of workplaces. I felt, like many aspiring television writers do, that there are many different kinds of job challenges that could make for compelling television. But in...

Tina Fey And Steve Martin In Conversation To Benefit KPCC And KCET at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on April 19, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images)

True Wit: Steve Martin and A Conversation with Tina Fey

“There are so many people here tonight wearing glasses, in honor of us both.” With that quip, comic legend Steve Martin kicked off his dialogue with multi-hyphenate talent Tina Fey before a sold-out audience at Los Angeles’s Nokia Theater. The event, which brought the two humorists together for a discussion of Fey’s new memoir, Bossypants,...

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The List of the 2011 Writers Guild Award Winners [Full List]

On Saturday, February 5, the 2011 Writers Guild Awards for outstanding achievement in writing for screen, television, radio, news, promotional, videogame, and new media writing were announced. Script Magazine would like to congratulate all the winners and nominees for their great work last year. Kudos to a great year in entertainment! The following is...

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WGA News: 2011 Writers Guild Award Nominations

The Writers Guild of America, West and the Writers Guild of America, East have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in television, news, radio, promotional writing, and graphic animation during the 2010 season to be honored at the 2011 Writers Guild Awards on February 5, 2011, in Los Angeles and New York.