The Valentine Davies Award

The Valentine Davies Award is given to the Writers Guild of America, West member whose contributions to the entertainment industry and the community-at-large have brought dignity and honor to writers everywhere.

PREVIOUS VALENTINE DAVIES AWARD RECIPIENTS:

2014 - Sam Simon
2013 - Phil Rosenthal
2011 - Seth Freeman and Susannah Grant
2009 - Carl Reiner and Victoria Riskin
2008 - Tom Schulman
2007 - Larry Gelbart
2005 - Irma Kalish
2004 - Neal Baer
2003 - Aaron Ruben
2002 - David Angell (postumously)
2001 - Paul Haggis
2000 - Alan Alda
1999 - Barry Kemp
1998 - Gary David Goldberg
1997 - Jonathan Estrin and Shelley List (postumously)
1996 - Mike Farrell
1995 - Garry Marshall
1994 - Phil Alden Robinson
1993 - True Boardman
1992 - Allan Burns
1991 - Frank Pierson
1990 - John Furia Jr.
1989 - Michael Kanin & Garson Kanin
1988 - Lois Peyser
1987 - Willima Froug
1986 - Ronald Austin
1985 - Charles Champlin
1984 - Jerome Lawrence & Robert E. Lee
1983 - Hal Kanter
1982 - Mort R. Lewis
1981 - Arthur Orloff
1980 - David W.Rintels
1979 - Melville Shavelson
1978 - Norman Lear
1977 - Carl Forman
1976 - Winston Miller
1975 - Fay Kanin
1974 - Ray Bradbury & Philip Dunne
1973 - William Ludwig
1972 - Michael Blankfort & Norman Corwin
1971 - Dan Taradash
1970 - Richard Murphy
1969 - Dore Schary
1968 - George Seaton
1967 - Edmund H. North
1966 - Leonard Spigelgass
1965 - James R. Webb
1964 - Morgan Cox
1963 - Allen Rivkin
1962 - Mary McCall Jr.