Five scripts in all will compete in the animation category at the guild’s bicoastal Feb. 11 awards ceremony.
Scripts for two episodes each of The Simpsons and BoJack Horseman will square off against a single entry from Bob’s Burgers in the animation category for the 2018 Writers Guild Awards.
The nominees in the animation category are:
- “Brunchsquatch” (Bob’s Burgers), Written by Lizzie Molyneux & Wendy Molyneux; Fox
- “A Father’s Watch” (The Simpsons), Written by Simon Rich; Fox
- “Ruthie” (BoJack Horseman), Written by Joanna Calo; Netflix
- “The Serfsons” (The Simpsons), Written by Brian Kelley; Fox
- “Time’s Arrow” (BoJack Horseman), Written by Kate Purdy; Netflix
Winners will be announced Feb. 11 at concurrent ceremonies in Los Angeles and New York City.