Film News Roundup: ‘Bombshell’ Writer Charles Randolph Tapped for Writers Guild Honor

Published on Jan 16, 2020

Film News Roundup: ‘Bombshell’ Writer Charles Randolph Tapped for Writers Guild Honor

In today’s film news roundup, “Bombshell” writer Charles Randolph and production designers William J. Creber and Roland Anderson are set for honors and Abrams Agency opens a London office.

Award Winners

Charles Randolph has been named the recipient of the Writers Guild of America West’s 2020 Paul Selvin Award in recognition of his script for “Bombshell.”

Randolph will be honored at the 2020 Writers Guild Awards West Coast ceremony on Feb. 1 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

“Charles Randolph’s masterful screenplay has turned a challenging and significant cultural moment into a deeply captivating human drama,” said WGA West President David A. Goodman. “His work illustrates that the experience of standing up to abuse transcends the barriers of partisanship and political affiliation. The Wgaw is proud to honor him for this outstanding script.”

Bombshell” recaps the sexual harassment scandals at Fox News that led to the departure of Roger Ailes.

Read full article at: Variety - Film News

Author: Dave McNary