2019

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.

The 2019 winners are highlighted in red.

Scroll down to watch the highlights from the Awards Ceremony.

THEATRE

Northern Lights by Stephen Jones
Furniture by Sonya Kelly
The Man Who Fell To Piecesby Patrick J. O’Reilly

RADIO

Good Night Ireneby Jennifer Johnston
Wild Westby Emmet Kirwan
Maby Elaine Murphy

FEATURE FILM

The Digby Stuart Drennan
The Ranger (produced as Black ‘47)by PJ Dillon, Pierce Ryan and Eugene O’Brien
Float Like A Butterflyby Carmel Winters

SHORT FILM

Five Letters to the Stranger Who Will Dissect My Brainby Oonagh Kearney
I Didn’t…I Wasn’t…I Amn’tby Laoisa Sexton
Boy Saintby Tom Speers

TELEVISION

Young Offenders Ep.6by Peter Foott
Women on the Verge Ep.1by Sharon Horgan (and Lorna Martin)
Derry Girls Ep.6by Lisa McGee

ANIMATION

Peek Zoo – Cheeky Monkeysby Emma Hogan
Claude – Twinkle Toes Terryby Maria O’Loughlin
Space Chickens in Space – Blibli-sittingby Shane Perez

CONTINUING DRAMA

Ros na Run S.22 Ep.54by Gemma Breathnach
Fair City S.29 Ep.59by Clare Dowling
Red Rock Ep.187by Paul Walker

The 2019 Writers Guild of Ireland ZeBBie Awards Ceremony from Writers Guild of Ireland on Vimeo.