tick, tick…BOOM! has garnered quite the run this award season, with nominations and wins by the cast/film at the Golden Globes and more. The film has just garnered another nomination, this time in the Adapted Screenplay category at the 2022 Writers Guild Awards!
tick, tick…BOOM!‘s competition in the category can be found below.
CODA, Screenplay by Siân Heder, Based on the Original Motion Picture La Famille Belier Directed by Eric Lartigau, Written by Victoria Bedos, Stanislas Carree de Malberg, Eric Lartigau and Thomas Bidegain; Apple
Dune, Screenplay by Jon Spaihts and Denis Villeneuve and Eric Roth, Based on the novel Dune Written by Frank Herbert; Warner Bros. Pictures
Nightmare Alley, Screenplay by Guillermo del Toro & Kim Morgan, Based on the Novel by William Lindsay Gresham; Searchlight Pictures
tick…tick…BOOM!, Screenplay by Steven Levenson, Based on the play by Jonathan Larson; Netflix
West Side Story, Screenplay by Tony Kushner, Based on the Stage Play, Book by Arthur Laurents, Music by Leonard Bernstein, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Play Conceived, Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins; 20th Century Studios
Starring Andrew Garfield and directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Steven Levenson’s screen adaptation of Jonathan Larson’s semi-autobiographical play by the same name follows theater composer Jon (Garfield) who, on the cusp of his 30th birthday, is racing against the clock to achieve his dream of writing the next big American musical. As pressure grows and the clock ticks away, Jon faces challenges and tries to figure out what he should do with the limited time he feels he has left.
The WGA awards for this year are to be virtual once more, with the ceremony’s date set for March 20. Stay tuned for more updates.