THE FINAL DRAFT AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED VIRTUALLY ON TUESDAY, MARCH 2ND
2021 FINAL DRAFT AWARD RECIPIENTS
- Aaron Sorkin ("The Trial of the Chicago 7") – The Zeitgeist Award
- Sofia Coppola ("On The Rocks") – Storyteller Award: Film
- Steve McQueen ("Small Axe") – Storyteller Award: TV
- Radha Blank ("The Forty-Year-Old Version") – New Voice Award: Film
- Ramy Youssef ("Ramy") – New Voice Award: TV
The event's presenters include Actor/Writer/Producer Sacha Baron Cohen ("The Trial of the Chicago 7" and "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm"), Academy Award®-nominee Paul Schrader ("First Reformed"), Actor/Producer John Boyega ("Small Axe: Red, White and Blue"), Director/Writer/Producer Mary Harron ("I Shot Andy Warhol" and "American Psycho") and Actor/Producer Laith Nakli ("Ramy"). Newly appointed Final Draft president Shelly Mellott, the first female president in the company's 30-year history, will host the ceremony.
The 16th Annual Final Draft Awards, recognizing outstanding screenwriting, will honor five exceptional storytellers at their March 2nd event: Aaron Sorkin, Sofia Coppola, Steve McQueen, Radha Blank and Ramy Youssef. Final Draft, a Cast & Crew Company, has published Final Draft® software – the number-one selling screenwriting application in the world – for over 30 years.
Due to the pandemic, the Final Draft Awards will be held virtually this year. A viewing link will be provided upon RSVP.