Best Writing for a Drama

  • David Hudgins – “Hello, Goodbye” (Friday Night Lights)
  • Elizabeth Sarnoff & Kyle Pennington- “LaFleur” (Lost)
  • Jane Espenson- “Briar Rose” (Dollhouse)
  • Michael Green- “Goliath” (Kings)
  • Melanie Marnich- “Come, Ye Saints” (Big Love)
  • Oscar Balderrama & Lindsey Allen- “Flight Path” (Eli Stone)

Best Writing for a Comedy

  • Carter Bays & Craig Thomas- “Definitions” (How I Met Your Mother)
  • Marc Cherry & Bob Daily- “The Best Thing That Ever Could Have Happened” (Desperate Housewives)
  • Diablo Cody- “Miracle” (United States of Tara)
  • Michael Glouberman- “Racial Sensitivity” (Better Off Ted)
  • John Riggi- “Stone Mountain” (30 Rock)
  • Jon Pollack & Tim Hobert- “Introduction to Statistics” (Community)


  • Tyce Diorio- “The Woman’s Work” (SYTYCDUSA Season 5)
  • Tabitha & Napoleon D’Umo- “Mad” (SYTYCD USA Season 5)
  • Sho Tyme- “When Love Takes Over” (SYTYCD Canada Season 2)
  • Desmond Richardson & Dwight Rhoden- “At This Moment” (SYTYCD US Season 6)
  • Kym Johnson- “Back in Business” (Dancing with the Stars)
  • Zach Woodlee- “Proud Mary” (Glee)