'The Americans', 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' and 'American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace', in the meantime, land the top prize in TV category at the 71st Writers Guild of America Awards.
Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty picked up the Best Adapted Screenplay prize for "Can You Ever Forgive Me?", based on Lee Israel's memoir, while Bo Burnham's grabbed the honours for Best Original Screenplay for the acclaimed "Eighth Grade".
TV drama "The Americans" landed the Best Drama Series prize and "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" picked up the Comedy Series gong, while "American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace" was named Best Adapted Longform Series, and the Stephen King-inspired thriller "Castle Rock" scored the Original Longform Series award.
The awards were handed out in bi-coastal ceremonies. The WGA East held its ceremony at the Edison Ballroom in New York, while the WGA West staged its bash at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills.