WGC Awards

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Photo gallery: 2019 WGC awards

Canada’s screenwriters took the spotlight at the 2019 WGC awards on April 29 at Koerner Hall.

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Cardinal, Schitt’s Creek scribes earn top TV prizes at WGC awards

Wynonna Earp creator Emily Andras (pictured) was honoured with showrunner of the year and the guild announced a new bursary in honour of Denis McGrath.

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Kim’s Convenience, Alias Grace scribes up for WGC Awards

On the film side, the writers behind Entanglement and Indian Horse were among those nominated.

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Tony Elliot, Jason Leaver among WGC Award winners

The Orphan Black and Out with Dad writer/creator, respectively, take home honours from the Writers Guild of Canada. (Elliot pictured.)

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Inside the WGC Awards with nominee Barry Stevens

The screenwriter, who is nominated in the Documentary category for his Prosecutor script, talks to Playback about writing for docs and the future of screenwriting.

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Inside the WGC Awards with nominee Mark Farrell

The screenwriter, who is nominated for his Dan for Mayor ep “Ethical Dilemma” script, talks to Playback about his craft and the future of screenwriting.

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Inside the WGC Awards with nominee Patrick Tarr

The screenwriter, who is nominated in the shorts and web series category for the Murdoch Mysteries: The Curse of the Lost Pharaohs ep “The Vanished Corpse,” talks to Playback about his craft and the future of screenwriting.