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WGAE Members Nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards in Writing 2010

July 14, 2010

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Glee Pilot - Director's Cut • FOX •
Ian Brennan, Writer

30 Rock Lee Marvin Vs. Derek Jeter • NBC
Tina Fey, Writer
Kay Cannon, Writer

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

Friday Night Lights
• The Son •
DirecTV
Rolin Jones, Writer

Outstanding Writing For A Variety, Music Or Comedy Series

The Colbert Report #5076 (in Iraq) • Comedy Central
Barry Julien, Head Writer
Stephen Colbert, Writer
Allison Silverman, Writer
Tom Purcell, Writer
Rich Dahm, Writer
Michael Brumm, Writer
Rob Dubbin, Writer
Peter Gwinn, Writer
Jay Katsir, Writer
Frank Lesser, Writer
Glenn Eichler, Writer
Peter Grosz, Writer
Meredith Scardino, Writer
Max Werner, Writer
Eric Drysdale, Writer


The Daily Show With Jon Stewart • Episode #15040 • Comedy Central
Steve Bodow, Head Writer
Rory Albanese, Writer
Kevin Bleyer, Writer
Rich Blomquist, Writer
Tim Carvell, Writer
Hallie Haglund, Writer
JR Havlan, Writer
David Javerbaum, Writer
Elliott Kalan, Writer
Sam Means, Writer
Jo Miller, Writer
John Oliver, Writer
Daniel Radosh, Writer
Jason Ross, Writer
Jon Stewart, Writer

Real Time With Bill Maher • 721- With Rachel Maddow, Niall Ferguson, Joe
Queenan And Michael Ware
• HBO
Chris Kelly, Writer

Saturday Night Live • Host: Betty White • NBC
Doug Abeles, Writer
James Anderson, Writer
Alex Baze, Writer
Jillian Bell, Writer
Hannibal Buress, Writer
Jessica Conrad, Writer
James Downey, Writer
Steve Higgins, Writer
Colin Jost, Writer
Erik Kenward, Writer
Jessi Klein, Writer
Rob Klein, Writer
John Lutz, Writer
Seth Meyers, Writer
Lorne Michaels, Writer
John Mulaney, Writer
Christine Nangle, Writer
Michael Patrick O'Brien, Writer
Paula Pell, Writer
Ryan Perez, Writer
Simon Rich, Writer
Marika Sawyer, Writer
Kent Sublette, Writer
Bryan Tucker, Writer

The Tonight Show With Conan O'Brien • #146 • NBC
Chris Albers, Writer
Deon Cole, Writer
Dan Cronin, Writer
Kevin Dorff, Writer
Berkley Johnson, Writer
Rob Kutner, Writer
Brian McCann, Writer
Andy Richter, Writer
Brian Stack, Writer
Andrew Weinberg, Writer

Outstanding Writing For A Variety, Music Or Comedy Special

82nd Annual Academy Awards
• ABC
Marc Shaiman, Special Material Written by
Colleen Werthmann, Special Material Written by

The Kennedy Center Honors • CBS
Sara Lukinson, Writer
Lewis Friedman, Writer


Wanda Sykes: I'ma Be Me • HBO
Wanda Sykes, Writer


Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming

The Buddha • The Buddha • PBS
David Grubin, Writer


The National Parks: America's Best Idea
The Last Refuge • PBS
Dayton Duncan, Writer