On April 23rd in Toronto, the WGC hosted the 16th annual WGC Screenwriting Awards.
And the 2012 winners are...
Scaredy Squirrel “Nothing But the Tooth”
Written By Darrin Rose
CHILDREN AND YOUTH
My Babysitter’s a Vampire “ReVamped”
Written by Alice Prodanou
Waking the Green Tiger, A Green Movement Rises in China
Written by Gary Marcuse
MOVIES AND MINISERIES
John A: Birth of a Country
Written By Bruce M. Smith
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil “A Farewell to Curtis’ Arm”
Written By Craig David Wallace
Written By Larry Bambrick
SHORTS AND WEBSERIES
Murdoch Mysteries: The Curse of the Lost Pharaohs “The Vanished Corpse”
Written By Patrick Tarr
WGC SPECIAL AWARDS
The WGC Showrunner Award – Mark McKinney
Writers Block Award – Charles (Chuck) Lazer
The Alex Barris Mentorship Award – Barbara Samuels
Special thanks to our host, Ryan Belleville, to Bob Kerr who wrote the show, and to our guest presenters who helped dish out the awards, including Kris Holden-Ried, David Paetkau, Tommie-Amber Pirie, Bob Martin, Daegan Fryklind and Jennifer Whalen. Special thanks too to Awards Chair Anne-Marie Perrotta.
The WGC gratefully acknowledges our generous sponsors, without whom these Awards would not be possible.
9 Story Entertainment
Corus Entertainment Inc.
Shaw Rocket Fund
Accent Entertainment Corporation
Bell Broadcast and New Media Fund/Cogeco Program Development Fund/Independent Production Fund
Epitome Productions Inc.
the Jennifer Hollyer Agency inc.
Marinucci & Company, Chartered Accountants
Matteau Poirier, avocats
MUSE ENTERTAINMENT ENTERPRISES INC.
Nerd Corps Entertainment
Temple Street Productions
Toronto Film & Television Office