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    Writers Guild Awards 2022: The Complete List of Winners

    It was a successful night for HBO at the 74th Writers Guild of America Awards on Sunday night, as comedy-drama Hacks and satirical drama Succession walked away with two trophies each.

    The virtual ceremony, which honored the best writing in film, television, and radio of 2021, also saw wins for HBO crime drama Mare of Easttown for Original Long Form, Hulu’s comedy-drama The Great for Episodic Comedy, and the final season of TBS’ late-night show Conan for Comedy/Variety Talk Series.

    In film, Adam McKay’s Netflix satire Don’t Look Up took home the trophy for Original Screenplay while Siân Heder’s CODA snapped up the Adapted Screenplay award.

    Check out the full list of winners below.

    FILM

    ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

    Don’t Look Up – WINNER
    Being the Ricardos
    The French Dispatch of the Liberty Kansas Evening Sun
    King Richard
    Licorice Pizza

    ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

    CODA – WINNER
    Dune
    Nightmare Alley
    Tick, Tick … Boom!
    West Side Story

    DOCUMENTARY SCREENPLAY

    Exposing Muybridge – WINNER
    Being Cousteau
    Like a Rolling Stone: The Life & Times of Ben Fong-Torres

    TELEVISION

    DRAMA SERIES

    Succession – WINNER
    The Handmaid’s Tale
    Loki
    The Morning Show
    Yellowjackets

    COMEDY SERIES

    Hacks – WINNER
    Curb Your Enthusiasm
    Only Murders in the Building
    Ted Lasso
    What We Do in the Shadows

    NEW SERIES

    Hacks – WINNER
    Loki
    Only Murders in the Building
    Reservation Dogs
    Yellowjackets

    Hacks Season 1 Hannah Einbinder Jean Smart

    (Credit: HBO Max)

    ORIGINAL LONGFORM

    Mare of Easttown – WINNER
    American Horror Story: Double Feature
    Midnight Mass
    Them: Covenant
    The White Lotus

    ADAPTED LONGFORM

    Maid – WINNER
    Halston
    Impeachment: American Crime Story
    The Underground Railroad
    WandaVision

    ADAPTED SHORTFORM NEW MEDIA

    Debunking Borat – WINNER
    Calls
    The Expanse: One Ship

    ANIMATION

    “Planteau” (Tuca & Bertie) – WINNER
    “An Incon-Wheelie-ent Truth” (Bob’s Burgers)
    “Loft in Bedslation” (Bob’s Burgers)
    “Must Love Dogs” (Family Guy)
    “Portrait of a Lackey on Fire” (The Simpsons)
    “The Star of the Backstage” (The Simpsons)

    EPISODIC DRAMA

    “Retired Janitors of Idaho” (Succession) – WINNER
    “1883” (1883)
    “Birth Mother” (This Is Us)
    “La Amara Vita” (The Morning Show)
    “The New Normal” (New Amsterdam)
    “Testimony” (The Handmaid’s Tale)

    (Credit: Hulu)

    EPISODIC COMEDY

    “Alone at Last” (The Great) – WINNER
    “All Sales Final” (Superstore)
    “Enlightened Dave” (Dave)
    “Episode One: True Crime” (Only Murders in the Building)
    “F*ckin’ Rez Dogs” (Pilot) (Reservation Dogs)
    “Pilot” (The Wonder Years)

    COMEDY/VARIETY TALK SERIES

    Conan – WINNER
    Desus & Mero
    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
    The Problem With Jon Stewart

    COMEDY/VARIETY SKETCH SERIES

    I Think You Should Leave With Tim Robinson – WINNER
    How To With John Wilson
    Pause With Sam Jay
    Saturday Night Live
    That Damn Michael Che

    COMEDY/VARIETY SPECIALS

    Full Frontal Wants to Take Your Guns – WINNER
    43rd Annual Kennedy Center Honors
    Drew Michael: Red Blue Green
    The Tony Awards Presents: Broadway’s Back!
    Yearly Departed

    QUIZ AND AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION

    Baking It – WINNER
    Capital One College Bowl
    The Chase
    Jeopardy!

    Succession Season 3 Kieran Culkin and Sarah Snook

    (Credit: HBO)

    DAYTIME DRAMA

    Days of Our Lives – WINNER
    General Hospital
    The Young and the Restless

    CHILDREN’S EPISODIC, LONGFORM AND SPECIALS

    “The Tale of the Midnight Magic” (Are You Afraid of the Dark?) – WINNER
    “A Big Favor for Grampy/A Fair Way to Bounce” (Donkey Hodie)
    “Park Ranger Percy / Lizard Lizzy” (Helpsters)
    “Rice” (Waffles + Mochi)
    “Which Witch?” (Just Beyond)

    DOCUMENTARY SCRIPT – CURRENT EVENTS

    “The Healthcare Divide” (Frontline) – WINNER
    “The Jihadist” (Frontline)

    DOCUMENTARY SCRIPT – OTHER THAN CURRENT EVENTS

    “Citizen Hearst, Part One” (American Experience) – WINNER
    “A Writer” (Hemingway)
    “Citizen” (Amend: The Fight for America)
    “Round One” (Muhammad Ali)

    NEWS SCRIPT – REGULARLY SCHEDULED, BULLETIN OR BREAKING REPORT

    “The Unequal Recession” (60 Minutes) – WINNER
    “Against All Enemies” (60 Minutes)
    “Democracy Lost” (60 Minutes)

    NEWS SCRIPT – ANALYSIS, FEATURE, OR COMMENTARY

    “Handcuffed to the Truth” (60 Minutes) – WINNER
    “The Fall of Kandahar” (Vice News Tonight)
    “Unpacking How Child Welfare and Foster Care Fails Black Children” (Unpack That)
    “The Unstudied Link Between the COVID Vaccine and Periods” (Vice News Tonight)
    “Woman in Motion: Star Trek’s Nichelle Nichols and The Transformation of NASA” (CBS Sunday Morning)

    RADIO/AUDIO

    RADIO/AUDIO DOCUMENTARY

    “One Year: 1977 ‘The Miracle Cure’”, Slate Podcast – WINNER
    “Our Year” (What Next), Slate Podcast
    “That Seattle Muzak Sound” (Decoder Ring), Slate Podcast
    “Who Killed the Segway?” (Decoder Ring), Slate Podcast

    RADIO/AUDIO NEWS SCRIPT — REGULARLY SCHEDULED, BULLETIN OR BREAKING REPORT

    “Surfside Condo Collapse” (CBS World News Roundup Late Edition), CBS News Radio – WINNER
    “Silence the Mics: Tributes to Some Famous Broadcasters,” CBS Radio
    “World News This Week — Week of August 16, 2021,” ABC Audio
    “World News This Week — Week of January 8, 2021,” ABC Audio
    “World News This Week – Week of September 3, 2021,” ABC Audio

    RADIO/AUDIO NEWS SCRIPT — ANALYSIS, FEATURE, OR COMMENTARY

    “The Tasmanian Devil Tattoo” (Decoder Ring), Slate Podcast – WINNER
    “When the Culture War Comes for Your Job” (What Next), Slate Podcast

    ON-AIR PROMOTION

    “Celebrating Powerful Female Leads: Trailers for The Equalizer & Why Women Kill,” CBS – WINNER
    “CSI: Vegas Trailers,” CBS

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