Writers Guild Members Rule Emmy® Nominations For Primetime, News and Documentaries

Writers Guild Members Rule Primetime Emmy Nominations

Congratulations to the 76 members of the Writers Guild of America, East who have been nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards for writing. That’s right, seventy-six. In fact, all of the shows nominated in the Variety, Music, or Comedy category are WGAE shows – Conan, Letterman, SNL, Colbert, and the Daily Show. These nominations confirm that our members are the best in the business.

Late Night With Conan O’Brien – NBC- Conaco, Broadway Video, in association with Universal Media Studio

Mike Sweeney

Chris Albers

Jose Arroyo

Dan Cronin

Kevin Dorff

Daniel J. Goor

Berkley Johnson

Brian Kiley

Brian McCann

Guy Nicolucci

Matt O’Brien

Brian Stack

Andrew Weinberg 

Late Show With David Letterman – CBS – Worldwide Pants, Inc.

Eric Stangel

Justin Stangel

Steve Young

Tom Ruprecht

Lee Ellenberg

Matt Roberts

Jeremy Weiner

Joe Grossman

Bill Scheft

Bob Borden

Saturday Night Live – NBC – SNL Studios in association with NBC Studios and Broadway Video

Seth Meyers

Andrew Steele

Paula Pell

Doug Abeles

James Anderson

Alex Baze

James Downey

Charlie Grandy

Steve Higgins

Colin Jost

Erik Kenward

Rob Klein

Jon Lutz

Lorne Michaels

Simon Rich

Marika Sawyer

Robert Smigel

Kent Sublette

Bryan Tucker

Robert Carlock

Lauren Pomerantz

The Colbert Report – Comedy Central – Hello Doggie, Inc. with Busboy Productions and Spartina Productions

Tom Purcell

Stephen Colbert

Allison Silverman

Richard Dahm

Michael Brumm

Rob Dubbin

Eric Drysdale

Peter Gwinn

Jay Katsir

Laura Krafft

Frank Lesser

Glenn Eichler

Peter Grosz

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart – Comedy Central – Hello Doggie, Inc.

Steve Bodow

Rory Albanese

Rachel Axler

Rich Blomquist

Tim Carvell

J.R. Havlan

Scott Jacobson

David Javerbaum

Rob Kutner

Sam Means

John Oliver

Jason Ross

Jon Stewart

Drama Series

The Wire

David Simons

Ed Burns

Comedy Series

Tina Fey

Nonfiction Programming

Walt Whitman (American Experience)

Mark Zwonitzer

The War

Geoffrey C. Ward

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Writing

Doug Shultz – Silence of the Bees (Nature)