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    November 30, 2015
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    December 1, 2015
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    December 1, 2015
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    December 2, 2015
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    December 2, 2015
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    December 3, 2015
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    December 5, 2015
  • AFI: Honorees Announced
    December 7, 2015
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    December 7, 2015

Jay Mohr to Host Final Draft Awards

Jay Mohr
Jay Mohr

Lawrence Kasdan will be honored at the eighth annual show, to be held Feb. 7.

Comedian Jay Mohr will host the eighth annual Final Draft Awards on Feb. 7 at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills.

The event will celebrate the craft of writing and honor legendary screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan, known for his films Body Heat, The Big Chill, Silverado, The Accidental Tourist and Grand Canyon. Screenwriter Ted Griffin will present Kasdan, who is being inducted into the Hall of Fame, with the award.

PHOTOS: Oscar Roundtable: 6 Screenwriters on Storytelling, Family Strife and When a Script Goes Too Far

The finalists for Final Draft's Screenwriters Choice Awards are:


Amour -- Michael Haneke 
Django Unchained -- Quentin Tarantino
Looper -- Rian Johnson
Moonrise Kingdom -- Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola
Zero Dark Thirty -- Mark Boal


Argo -- Chris Terrio 
Les Miserables -- William Nicholson
Life of Pi -- David MaGee
Lincoln -- Tony Kushner
Silver Linings Playbook -- David O. Russell


30 Rock

Big Bang Theory

Modern Family


Breaking Bad 
Downtown Abbey
Game of Thrones
The Newsroom

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