Writers Guild Awards Begin with a “Sensible Opening Number”

Host Kristen Schaal gave the 2011 Writers Guild Awards a musical kick-off. Watch Kristen, presenters including Kathleen Turner, Wyatt Cenek, John Waters and Gretchen Mol and winners including 30 Rock‘s Robert Carlock take the stage on our YouTube playlist. You can also see photos from our reception and show . Announcer George Flowers was off camera, so we’re thanking him here.

The writers of The Colbert Report accept their award for best Comedy/Variety Series.

Judah Friedlander walks the red carpet.

WGAE member screenwriter Jenny Lumet spoke in support of the Writers Guild East Foundation.