Writers Guild Awards nominees announced

13:29   28 January, 2022

The Writers Guild Awards has announced the nominees for its annual award.

The adapted screenplay includes “CODA,” “Dune,” “Nightmare Alley,” “Tick, Tick … Boom!” and “West Side Story.” Missing from the lineup are “C’mon C’mon” from Mike Mills and “The Tragedy of Macbeth” from Joel Coen.

On the adapted screenplay side, notable awards contenders that were ineligible included “Benedetta” (IFC Films), “Cyrano” (MGM/United Artists Releasing), “Drive My Car” (Janus Films/Sideshow), “The Lost Daughter” (Netflix), “Passing” (Netflix), “The Power of the Dog” (Netflix), “Spider-Man: No Way Home” (Sony Pictures) and “Zola” (A24).

The Writers Guild Awards is an annual award presented for excellence in film, television and radio by the Writers Guild of America from 1949 to the present. The awards ceremony is usually held in early February, before the Oscar ceremony.