2018 Laurel Awards

SCREEN LAUREL AWARD

James L. Brooks

PADDY CHAYEFSKY LAUREL AWARD FOR TELEVISION

Alison Cross

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“The beauty of [Brooks’] work is that you never hear the writer behind it, his characters talk like real people and his scripts feel like life.” – WGAW President David A. Goodman
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“[Alison Cross’] impressive body of work has at times influenced society at large, and serves as an inspiration to all writers in the field.” – WGAW President David A. Goodman
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THE LAUREL AWARDS

The Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement is given to that member of the Guild who, in the opinion of the current Board of Directors, has advanced the literature of the motion picture through the years, and who has made outstanding contributions to the profession of the screen writer.

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The Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television Writing Achievement is given to that member of the Guild who, in the opinion of the current Board of Directors, has advanced the literature of television through the years, and who has made outstanding contributions to the profession of the television writer.

PREVIOUS RECIPIENTS