Past Scripter Awards

Past Winners

Scripter 28 \ Film \ The Big Short \ 2016
Michael Lewis, author
Adam McKay and Charles Randolph, screenwriters

Scripter 28 \ TV \ Show Me a Hero \ 2016
Lisa Belkin, author
William F. Zorzi and David Simon, screenwriters

Scripter 27 \ The Imitation Game \ 2015
Andrew Hodges, author
Graham Moore, screenwriter

Scripter 27 \ Literary Achievement Award
Walter Mosley

Scripter 27 \ Ex Libris Award
Dr. Elaine Leventhal

Scripter 26 \ 12 Years a Slave \ 2014 
Solomon Northup, author
John Ridley, screenwriter

Scripter 26 \ Literary Achievement Award 
Robert Towne

Scripter 25 \ Argo \ 2013 
Joshuah Bearman and Antonio J. MendezJ, authors
Chris Terrio, screenwriter

Scripter 25 \ Literary Achievement Award 
Diana Ossana and Larry McMurtry

Scripter 24 \ The Descendants \ 2012 
Kaui Hart Hemmings, author
Alexander Payne, Jim Rash, Nat Faxon, screenwriters

Scripter 24 \ Literary Achievement Award 
Paul Haggis

Scripter 23 \ The Social Network \ 2011 
Ben Mezrich, author
Aaron Sorkin, screenwriter

Scripter 23 \ Literary Achievement Award 
Dennis Lehane

Scripter 22 \ Up in the Air \ 2010 
Walter Kirn, author
Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner, screenwriters

Scripter 22 \ Literary Achievement Award 
Eric Roth

Scripter 21 \ Slumdog Millionaire \ 2009 
Vikas Swarup, author
Simon Beaufoy, screenwriters

Scripter 21 \ Literary Achievement Award 
Michael Chabon

Scripter 20 \ No Country for Old Men \ 2008 
Cormac McCarthy, author
Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, screenwriters

Scripter 20 \ Literary Achievement Award 
Steven Zaillian

Scripter 19 \ Children of Men \ 2007 
P.D. James, author
Alfonso Cuaron, Timothy J. Sexton, David Arata, Mark Fergus, and Hawk Ostby, screenwriters
Scripter 18 \ Capote \ 2006 
Gerald Clarke, author
Dan Futterman, screenwriter
Scripter 17 \ Million Dollar Baby \ 2005 
F.X. Toole, author
Paul Haggis, screenwriter
Scripter 16 \ Mystic River and Seabiscuit \ 2004
Dennis Lehane, author; Laura Hillenbrand, author
Brian Helgeland, screenwriter; Gary Ross, screenwriter
Scripter 15 \ The Hours \ 2003
Michael Cunningham, author
David Hare, screenwriter
Scripter 14 \ A Beautiful Mind \ 2002
Sylvia Nasar, author
Akiva Goldsman, screenwriter
Scripter 13 \ Wonder Boys \ 2001 
Michael Chabon, author
Steve Kloves, screenwriter
Scripter 12 \ The Hurricane \ 2000 
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, Sam Chaiton and Terry Swinton, authors
Armyan Bernstein and Dan Gordon, screenwriters
Scripter 11 \ A Civil Action \ 1999 
Jonathan Harr, author
Steven Zaillian, screenwriter
Scripter 10 \ L.A. Confidential \ 1998 
James Ellroy, author
Brian Helgeland and Curtis Hanson, screenwriters
Scripter 09 \ The English Patient \ 1997
Michael Ondaatje, author
Anthony Minghella, screenwriter
Scripter 08 \ Sense and Sensibility \ 1996
Jane Austen, author
Emma Thompson, screenwriter
Scripter 07 \ The Shawshank Redemption \ 1995 
Stephen King, author
Frank Darabont, screenwriter
Scripter 06 \ Schindler's List \ 1994 
Thomas Keneally, author
Steven Zaillian, screenwriter
Scripter 05 \ A River Runs Through It \ 1993 
Norman Maclean, author
Richard Friedenberg, screenwriter
Scripter 04 \ Fried Green Tomatoes \ 1992 
Fannie Flagg, author
Fannie Flagg and Carol Sobieski, screenwriters
Scripter 03 \ Awakenings \ 1991 
Oliver Sacks, author
Steven Zaillian, screenwriter
Scripter 02 \ The Accidental Tourist \ 1990 
Anne Tyler, author
Frank Galati and Lawrence Kasdan, screenwriters
Scripter 01 \ 84 Charing Cross Road \ 1988 
Helene Hanff, author
Hugh Whitemore, screenwriter