Worked With:

Dolly Parton


Bill Paxton


Sean Penn

Dustin Lance Black Awards




YearResultAward Category/Recipient(s)
2009Winner Independent Spirit AwardBest First Screenplay For: Milk
2009Winner Writers Guild of America AwardOriginal Screenplay For: Milk
2008Winner San Francisco Film Critics Circle AwardBest Original Screenplay      For: Milk
2008Winner Boston Society of Film Critics AwardBest Screenplay For: Milk
2008Nominee Critics' Choice AwardBest Writer (Original or Adapted Screenplay) For: Milk
2008Nominee BAFTA AwardOriginal Screenplay For: Milk
2008Winner Academy AwardWriting (Original Screenplay) For: Milk