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Breaking Bad Receives Four WGA Nominations

BB-S5B-Jesse-Walt-560The Writers Guild of America has announced the TV nominees for the 2014 Writer’s Guild Awards and Breaking Bad was honored with a nomination in the Drama Series category, as well as three of the six nominations for individual drama episodes.

Breaking Bad writers Sam Catlin, Vince Gilligan, Peter Gould, Gennifer Hutchison, George Mastras, Thomas Schnauz and Moira Walley-Beckett will face stiff competition for the Drama Series award: The writers of AMC’s Mad Men, CBS’s The Good WifeNetflix’s House of Cards and Showtime’s Homeland are also in the running for the award.

In the individual Episodic Drama category, the three Breaking Bad episodes nominated were Season 5, Episode 10, “Buried” (written by Thomas Schnauz), Season 5, Episode 11, “Confessions” (written by Gennifer Hutchison) and Season 5, Episode 15, “Granite State” (written by Peter Gould). The other nominees in the category are episodes from The Good WifeHouse of Cards, and Showtime’s Masters of Sex.

The winners will be announced during a ceremony on Sat., Feb. 1 at the JW Marriott Los Angeles.

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