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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2010 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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For episode "Election Night"
Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
For episode "Testimony"
2014 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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For episode "Special Relationship"
Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2013 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2012 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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BAFTA Awards

2018 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay (Adapted)
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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Outstanding British Film of the Year
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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2013 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Writer: Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)
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Best Situation Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)
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2010 Winner
BAFTA TV Award
Best Situation Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)
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Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
In the Loop (2009)
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Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Writer
The Thick of It (2005)
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Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
In the Loop (2009)
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1998 Winner
BAFTA TV Award
Best Comedy (Programme or Series)
I'm Alan Partridge (1997)
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1995 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Light Entertainment (Programme or Series)
Knowing Me, Knowing You with Alan Partridge (1994)
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Austin Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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BAFTA Awards, Scotland

2018 Winner
BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Director (Fiction)
The Death of Stalin (2017)
Best Writer - Film/Television
The Death of Stalin (2017)
2017 Winner
Outstanding Contribution To Film & Television
2009 Winner
BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Directing in Film or Television
In the Loop (2009)
Best Writing in Film or Television
In the Loop (2009)
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British Comedy Awards

2011 Winner
Writer's Guild of Great Britain Award
2010 Nominee
British Comedy Award
Best TV Sitcom
The Thick of It (2005)
2009 Winner
British Comedy Award
Best Comedy Film
In the Loop (2009)
2006 Nominee
British Comedy Award
Best TV Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)
2005 Winner
British Comedy Award
Best New TV Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)

British Independent Film Awards

2017 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
The Death of Stalin (2017)
Best Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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2009 Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
In the Loop (2009)
Nominee
Douglas Hickox Award
In the Loop (2009)

Broadcasting Press Guild Awards

2013 Nominee
Broadcasting Press Guild Award
Best Comedy/Entertainment
The Thick of It (2005)
2010 Winner
Writer's Award
The Thick of It (2005)
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Winner
Broadcasting Press Guild Award
Best Comedy/Entertainment
The Thick of It (2005)
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2006 Winner
Writer's Award
The Thick of It (2005)
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Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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2009 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
In the Loop (2009)
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Chlotrudis Awards

2010 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Original Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Empire Awards, UK

2018 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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European Film Awards

2018 Winner
European Film Award
European Comedy
The Death of Stalin (2017)
Nominee
Audience Award
The Death of Stalin (2017)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

2010 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Film Club's The Lost Weekend

2018 Winner
Lost Weekend Award
Best Ensemble Cast
The Death of Stalin (2017)   ( (feature film))

Gold Derby Awards

2019 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Adapted Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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2015 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Episode of the Year
Veep (2012)
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for "Convention"
2014 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Episode of the Year
Veep (2012)
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for "Debate"
Comedy Episode of the Year
Veep (2012)
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for "Alicia"
2013 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Episode of the Year
Veep (2012)
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for "Hostages"
2010 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Göteborg Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Dragon Award
International Competition
The Death of Stalin (2017)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2009 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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2nd place. Tied with Inglourious Basterds (2009).
Best First Feature
In the Loop (2009)
2nd place.

International Cinephile Society Awards

2019 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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2010 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Runner-Up.

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2010 Winner
INOCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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London Critics Circle Film Awards

2010 Winner
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
In the Loop (2009)
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Nominee
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
In the Loop (2009)
Breakthrough British Filmmaker
In the Loop (2009)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Monte-Carlo Comedy Film Festival

2018 Winner
Jury Prize
Best Director
The Death of Stalin (2017)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2019 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2009 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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Online Film & Television Association

2014 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Writing in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2013 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2012 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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Best Writing in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2010 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
In the Loop (2009)
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Online Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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PGA Awards

2016 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Veep (2012)
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Season 4
2015 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Veep (2012)
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2014 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Veep (2012)
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Rose d'Or Light Entertainment Festival

2006 Nominee
Golden Rose
Sitcom
The Thick of It (2005)

Royal Television Society, UK

2013 Winner
RTS Television Award
Best Writer - Comedy
The Thick of It (2005)
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San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2018 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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Satellite Awards

2019 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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Screenwriters Choice Awards, Online

2014 Nominee
Screenplay Competition
Best Television Comedy
Veep (2012)

Torino Film Festival

2017 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
The Death of Stalin (2017)
Nominee
Prize of the City of Torino
Best Feature Film
The Death of Stalin (2017)

Toronto International Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Platform Prize
The Death of Stalin (2017)

USC Scripter Award

2019 Nominee
USC Scripter Award
Film
The Death of Stalin (2017)
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Based on the graphic novel by Fabien Nury and Thierry Robin.

Writers Guild of America, USA

2016 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2015 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2014 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
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2013 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
New Series
Veep (2012)
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Writers' Guild of Great Britain

2015 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best TV Situation Comedy
Veep (2012)
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2010 Nominee
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Television Comedy/Light Entertainment
The Thick of It (2005)
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For Series 3.
2009 Nominee
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best Feature Film Screenplay
In the Loop (2009)
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2007 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Television Comedy/Light Entertainment
The Thick of It (2005)
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For the 2007 Specials.

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