By Matt Neglia
The 2017 USC Scripter Nominations honoring the best in Adapted Screenplays and their source material for 2017 have been announced.
Click below to see the nominations.
The finalist writers for film adaptation are, in alphabetical order by film title:
Author André Aciman and screenwriter James Ivory for “Call Me by Your Name“
Screenwriters Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber for “The Disaster Artist“, and authors Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell for their nonfiction book The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside ‘The Room,’ the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
Screenwriters Scott Frank, Michael Green, and James Mangold, and authors Roy Thomas, Len Wein and John Romita Sr., for “Logan“
Screenwriter James Gray and author David Grann for “The Lost City of Z“
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and author Molly Bloom for “Molly’s Game“
Screenwriters Virgil Williams and Dee Rees and author Hillary Jordan for “Mudbound“
Screenwriter Allan Heinberg and author William Moulton Marston for “Wonder Woman“
For the full list including television click here. They pretty much picked every single Adapted Screenplay contender and did not help us with trying to narrow down our own predictions which you can read here. Oscar Nominations are coming a week from today. What do you think will be the final five nominees for Best Adapted Screenplay and which film do you think will win the USC Scripter Award? Let us know in the comments below.
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