by Erin Cardiff (@EC1979) “People love to touch it!” There is a loud laugh in the audience at the Toronto Screenwriting Conference as Charles Randolph recounts one of the stranger moments of his career. He was approached by Taylor Swift at a post-Oscar party. She wanted to hold his Oscar. Randolph was awarded the best... Continue Reading →
Ben Hecht won the first ever Oscar given for screenwriting (at the time the category was called "Best Original Story") in 1927.