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Writers Guild Announces TV Nominations

Dec 15, 2005 | 11:39am EST

The writing teams behind The Office and My Name Is Earl led nominations for the 2006 Writers Guild of America awards with two nods apiece.

The Office, Earl, Grey's Anatomy and  Six Feet Under  figured prominently in the three new categories recognizing the teams behind the best dramatic series, comedy series and new series.

The WGA will announce its feature film nominees on Jan. 4, with all of the winners being announced at the WGA West ceremony at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles and the WGA East's event at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York on Feb. 4.

Some of the highlights from the nominations include:

Dramatic Series:

Deadwood, HBO

Grey's Anatomy, ABC

Lost, ABC

Six Feet Under, HBO

The West Wing, NBC

Comedy Series:

Arrested Development, FOX

Curb Your Enthusiasm, HBO

Entourage, HBO

My Name Is Earl, NBC

The Office, NBC

New Series:

Everybody Hates Chris, UPN

Grey's Anatomy, ABC

My Name Is Earl, NBC

The Office, NBC

Rome, HBO

Episodic Drama:

"Autopsy," House, FOX

"A Good Day," The West Wing, NBC

"Grave Danger," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CBS

"Normal is the Watchword," Veronica Mars, UPN

"Rhea Reynold," Nip/Tuck, FX

"Singing for Our Lives," Six Feet Under, HBO

Episodic Comedy:

"Diversity Day," The Office, NBC

"Exile on Main Street" pilot, Kitchen Confidential, Fox

"Motivational Speaker," Malcolm in the Middle, Fox

"Next," Desperate Housewives, ABC

"My Name is Earl" pilot, My Name is Earl, NBC

"You Can't Miss the Bear" pilot, Weeds, Showtime

Long Form, Original:

Dirt, Showtime

The Librarian: Quest for the Spear, TNT

The Reading Room, Hallmark

Warm Springs, HBO

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