Nine CFC Alumni Nominated for 2020 WGC Screenwriting Awards

Posted: Mar 6, 2020

They’ve got the write stuff! We’re thrilled to share that nine talented CFC alumni have been nominated for WGC Screenwriting Awards this year, having been acknowledged for their stellar work on “Canadian-made” series and films.

The 2020 WGC Screenwriting Awards are set to take place on April 27 in Toronto. Please see below for a full list of alumni nominees.

Animated man stands at a messy kitchen counter


Corner Gas Animated (“Tag You’re I.T.”)
Written by Diana Frances

JANN (“The Big House”)
Written by Mike McPhaden

A woman kisses a pug dog's face


Assholes: A Theory
Co-Written by John Walker

Pugly: A Pug’s Life
Written by Michael McNamara

Two detectives stand and talk to another detective


Murdoch Mysteries (“Sins of the Father”)
Written by Simon McNabb

Two punk girls stand together


Written by Jane Maggs

Riot Girls
Written by Katherine Collins

A young woman holds a guitar


Creeped Out (“The Takedown”)
Written by Emma Campbell

Holly Hobbie (“The Salty Songstress”)
Written by Sarah Glinski

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