WGA West Announces Winners Of TV Writers Diversity Program

Direct from the WGAW website, the most complete and informative contest winner announcement TVWriter™ has ever seen. (We knew you could do it cuz…pro writers, y’know?)

2014 Writer Access Project

The Diversity Department of the Writers Guild of America, West is pleased to announce the honorees for the 2014 WGAW Writer Access Project, a program designed to identify excellent, diverse writers with television staffing experience.

Qualified WGAW members were invited to submit their work in one of five diversity categories: minority writers; writers with disabilities; women writers; writers age 55 and over; and gay and lesbian writers.

comedywinners (2)

COMEDY
Cynthia Riddle
Geetika Lizardi
Peter Hunziker
Sara Saedi
Gloria Calderón Kellett

dramawinners

DRAMA
Yule Caise
Jared Romero
John Lau
Beth Armogida
Susan Gauthier
Will Berson
Deborah Swisher
Marc Scott Zicree
Adam Rodman
Lana Cho

Click on the writers’ names to access their bios, contacts and scripts.
LINKS TO SAMPLES OF THE 2014 WAP HONOREES CAN BE FOUND HERE

The scripts were read and scored on a blind submission basis by WGAW members with extensive television writing experience, including current and former showrunners and writer/producers.

Read the full article HERE