The 70th annual Writers Guild Awards are being presented at concurrent ceremonies tonight, in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton and in New York City at the Edison Ballroom. Patton Oswalt returned for the third year in a row to host the Los Angeles show. In the television categories, "Veep" won the award for comedy series and "The Handmaid's Tale" won for drama series.
James Ivory, at 89, is the screenwriter of "Call Me by Your Name." (Myung J. Chun / Los Angeles Times)
David Mandel and "Veep" winning the Emmy for comedy series. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
John Oliver on "Last Week Tonight." (Eric Liebowitz / Associated Press)
Noah Hawley, executive producer and showrunner of FX's "Fargo," is photographed at a motel in Hollywood during a mid-February day of filming, (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)
Scott Frank and Michelle Dockery on the New Mexico set of "Godless." (Ursula Coyote / Netflix)
Ann Dowd and Elisabeth Moss star in a clip from Hulu's drama "The Handmaid's Tale."
Jordan Peele explains 'the sunken place'.