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'Inception', 'Black Swan' Nominated for Producers and Writers Guild Awards

January 05, 2011 03:22:25 GMT

To get the Darryl F. Zanuck Award, both films will compete with '127 Hours' and 'The Social Network' which are named among best adapted screenplay nominees by WGA.


'Inception', 'Black Swan' Nominated for Producers and Writers Guild Awards
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The Producers Guild of America and Writers Guild of America have announced the nominees for their own 2011 awards. It comes out as no surprise anymore that such movies as "Inception" and "Black Swan", which have received a lot of praises during 2010, land nods at both prize-giving events.

The two films along with "The Fighter" and "The Kids Are All Right" are mentioned at The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures category. All of them will also compete for Best Original Screenplay at Writers Guild Awards.

Meanwhile, Adapted Screenplay category at Writers Guild Awards has the likes of "127 Hours", "The Social Network", "The Town" and "True Grit" as contenders. These four films are up against each other and a bunch of other films for the coveted Darryl F. Zanuck Award.

"Toy Story 3", in the meantime, gets two honors at Producers Guild Awards, being named the nominee for The Darryl F. Zanuck Award as well as for The Award for Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures.

The 2011 Producers Guild Awards, which will also present prizes for TV producers, is going to have its gala night held on Saturday, January 22 and hosted by Judd Apatow.

As for the 2011 Writers Guild Awards, they will announce the winners on Saturday, February 5 at simultaneous ceremonies in Los Angeles and New York.

NOMINATIONS LIST OF 2011 PRODUCERS GUILD AWARDS:

The Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures:

The Award for Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures: The Award for Outstanding Producer of Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures: (announced in December 2010)
  • "Client 9: The Rise and Fall of Eliot Spitzer" - Producer(s): Awaiting final credit determination
  • "Earth Made of Glass" - Producers: Reid Carolin, Deborah Scranton
  • "Inside Job" - Producers: Charles Ferguson, Audrey Marrs
  • "Smash His Camera" - Producers: Linda Saffire, Adam Schlesinger
  • "The Tillman Story" - Producer: John Battsek
  • "Waiting for "Superman" " - Producer: Lesley Chilcott


NOMINATIONS LIST OF 2011 WRITERS GUILD AWARDS:

Original Screenplay: Adapted Screenplay: Documentary Screenplay:
  • "Enemies of the People", Written by Rob Lemkin and Thet Sambath
  • "Freedom Riders", Written by Stanley Nelson
  • "Gasland", Written by Josh Fox
  • "Inside Job", Written by Charles Ferguson; Co-written by Chad Beck, Adam Bolt
  • "The Two Escobars", Written by Michael Zimbalist, Jeff Zimbalist

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