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While the actors and actresses in our favorite shows are most often the ones to get attention, the annual Writers Guild Awards sets out to honor the people behind the scenes — the writers.

This year, writers from Breaking Bad, Orange Is the New Black, and Modern Family swept the nominations that were released yesterday, December 5.

Here’s a look at the full list of nominations for the 2014 Writers Guild Awards:

Drama Series

Breaking Bad

The Good Wife


House of Cards

Mad Men

Comedy Series

30 Rock

Modern Family

Parks and Recreation

Orange Is the New Black


New Series

The Americans

House of Cards

Masters of Sex

Orange Is the New Black

Ray Donovan

Episodic Drama

“Buried,” Breaking Bad

“Confessions,” Breaking Bad

“Episode 101,” House of Cards

“Granite State,” Breaking Bad

“Hitting the Fan,” The Good Wife

“Pilot,” Masters of Sex

Episodic Comedy

“Career Day,” Modern Family

“Farm Strong,” Modern Family

“Hogcock!” 30 Rock

“Lesbian Request Denied,” Orange Is the New Black

“Leslie and Ben,” Parks and Recreation

“Pilot,” Orange Is the New Black


“A Test Before Trying,” The Simpsons

“Game of Tones,” Futurama

“Hardly Kirk-ing,” The Simpsons

“Murder on the Planet Express,” Futurama

“Saturday Morning Fun Pit,” Futurama

“Yolo,” The Simpsons

Comedy/Variety Series

The Colbert Report


The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Jimmy Kimmel Live


Saturday Night Live.

The winners will be announced during simultaneous ceremonies in both New York City and Los Angeles on Saturday, February 1, 2014.

SourceTVGuideE! News