Special winners[ edit ] Woody Allen has the most nominations in this category with 16, and the most awards with 3, though Paddy Chayefsky won the Best Adapted Screenplay in for his adaptation of his teleplay, Marty, and also won for Original Screenplay for The Hospital and Network.
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His first book deal actually featured a fantasy trilogy, which, nearly two decades later, he is still under contract to finish. What does genre fiction bring to Oscar Wao? Anyone who speaks more than one language knows there are words and phrases that cannot be translated without some level of loss, or mutation, of meaning.
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