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The Black List’s No. 1 Writer on Her Breakthrough: “I Stuck to My Guns”

Kristina Lauren Anderson says of her winning script, "Even as I was doing it, I thought it was impossible"

Hillary Clinton’s Hollywood Backers Mobilize for Expected Presidential Run

She likely will announce a second bid after the November midterms as Howard Gordon and Dana Walden begin to rally: "People have been very 'Let's wait and see' until now. People are starting to get excited," says Gordon

David Frankel to Direct ‘Departure’ for Good Universe

The director of 'The Devil Wears Prada' takes on sci-fi romance

Hot Hollywood Trend: Two Scripts, One Movie

Warner Bros. and Universal double-booked writers to take first passes on separate drafts for "Tarzan" and "The Mummy," respectively.

’12 Years a Slave’ Writers Win USC Scripter Award

Solomon Northup shares the honor with screenwriter John Ridley.

Writers Guild Awards: Hosts Joke About Woody Allen Scandals, ‘Her’ and ‘Captain Phillips’ Take Top Film Prizes

"Breaking Bad," "Veep," "House of Cards," "30 Rock" and "The Colbert Report" win TV trophies while David Simon, James Schamus and "The Simpsons" executive producer Sam Simon are honored.

USC Scripter Award Nominees Unveiled

The award, which honors the screenwriters and original authors of the year's most accomplished cinematic adaptation, will be handed out Feb. 8.

‘Hunger Games’ Writer Taking on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘Last Tycoon’ for HBO

"Captain Phillips" scribe Billy Ray will adapt F. Scott Fitzgerald's unfinished novel about the early days of Hollywood.

New York Film Fest: ‘Captain Phillips’ Writer, Producer Talk About Gripping True Story, Movie’s Gotham Debut

Billy Ray also reveals the title's connections to "Shattered Glass" and "State of Play," and Michael De Luca tries to appease angry "Fifty Shades of Grey" fans.

Black List to Host Inaugural Screenwriters Lab in Las Vegas

Six writers will work alongside screenwriting veterans during the weeklong workshop.