Updated on February 20:
"General Hospital's" writing team took home the award at last night's ceremony. Congratulations to Meg Bennett, Nathan Fissell, David Goldschmid, Robert Guza, Jr., Karen Harris, Elizabeth Korte, Mary Sue Price, Michele Val Jean, Susan Wald, and Tracey Thomson.
Previously Reported on December 7:
The nominees for the 2012 Writers Guild of America Awards have just been announced.
The Daytime Serial nominees are:
"All My Children:" Writers Jeff Beldner, Lorraine Broderick, Joanna Cohen, Lisa K. Connor, Chris Dunn, Lucky Gold, Kate Hall, Chip Hayes, David Kreizman, Dave Ryan, Donna Swajeski, Rebecca Taylor, and Addie Walsh.
"General Hospital:" Writers Meg Bennett, Nathan Fissell, David Goldschmid, Robert Guza, Jr., Karen Harris, Elizabeth Korte, Mary Sue Price, Michele Val Jean, Susan Wald, and Tracey Thomson.
"The Young and the Restless:" Writers Amanda L. Beall, Tom Casiello, Susan Dansby, Janice Ferri Esser, Jay Gibson, Scott Hamner, Marla Kanelos, Natalie Minardi Slater, Beth Milstein, Michael Montgomery, Anne Schoettle, Linda Schreiber, Sarah Smith, Sandra Weintraub, Chris Whitesell, and Teresa Zimmerman.
Please keep in mind that all nominees were selected based on the 2011 season for outstanding achievement in television, news, radio, promotional writing, and graphic animation. The awards will be presented at simultaneous ceremonies on Sunday February 19 in Los Angeles and New York. Soaps.com will bring readers the winners then!
Find out who won the 2011 Writers Guild Of America Daytime Award.
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