2015

The ZeBBie Awards are annual awards created by the WGI — named in honour of O. Z. Whitehead — to acknowledge the best script(s) written by Irish playwrights and screenwriters during the previous year.


2015 ZeBBie Award Winners

Best Television Script Stuart Carolan for Love/Hate – Series 5, Episode 4
Best Radio Script Louise Lewis & Simon Manahan for The Churching of Happy Cullen
Best Theatre Script Mark O’Rowe for Our Few And Evil Days
Best Feature Film Script John Michael McDonagh for Calvary
Best Short Film Script Ronan Blaney for Boogaloo and Graham
Best Game Script Llaura McGee for Curtain
Honorary Services
to Writers Award
Michael Judge & James Douglas (co-founders of the Society of Irish Playwrights)


2015 ZeBBie Awards Short-list

Best Television Script
Colin Bateman for Scúp - Series 2, Episode 1
Oliver Callan & James Cotter for Callan Kicks the Year
Stuart Carolan for Love/Hate - Series 5, Episode 4
Best Radio Script
Shay Healy & Austin Kenny for Quarks, Quavers and a Pea in the Gods
Louise Lewis & Simon Manahan for The Churching of Happy Cullen
Daithí McMahon & Fred O'Connor for William Melville: The Queen's Detective
Best Theatre Script
Mark O'Rowe for Our Few And Evil Days
Noni Stapleton for Charolais
Michael West for Conservatory
Best Feature Film Script
Brendan Heery & Niall Heery for Gold
John Michael McDonagh for Calvary
Terry McMahon for Patrick’s Day
Best Short Film Script
Ronan Blaney for Boogaloo and Graham
James Fitzgerald for Skunky Dog
John Kennedy & Ruairí O'Brien for Cutting Grass
Best Game Script
Kevin Beimers for Schrödinger’s Cat And The Raiders Of The Lost Quark
Eoghan Dalton & Stephen Kelly for Ship Antics
Llaura McGee for Curtain



2015 ZeBBie Awards Ceremeony from Writers Guild of Ireland on Vimeo.