- Argo- Joshuah Bearman, author of the article "The Great Escape," Tony Mendez, author of The Master of Disguise, and screenwriter Chris Terrio
- Beasts of the Southern Wild- Lucy Alibar, dramatist of the play, Juicy & Delicious, and screenwriters Alibar and Benh Zeitlin.
- Life of Pi- Yann Martel, author of the novel, and screenwriter Chris Magee
- Lincoln- Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, and screenwriter Tony Kushner.
- The Perks of Being a Wallflower- Stephen Chbosky, author and screenwriter.
- Silver Linings Playbook- Matthew Quick, author of the novel and screenwriter David O. Russell.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
USC Scripter Nominations
The Scripters celebrate adapted screenplays by honoring both the screenwriters and the original authors of the source material. The 2012 nominees are: