|Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Screenplay (Original / Adapted)|
|Awarded for||Best Screenwriting of a Motion Picture|
|Location||Los Angeles, California|
|Presented by||Critics Choice Association|
|First awarded||Emma Thompson for Sense and Sensibility (1995)|
|Currently held by||Original: Emerald Fennell for Promising Young Woman (2020) |
Adapted: Chloé Zhao for Nomadland (2020)
The Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Original and Adapted Screenplay (previously known as Critics' Choice Award for Best Writer) is one of the awards presented by the Critics Choice Association at the annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards.
List of winners and nominees
1995–1996 (Best Screenplay)
|1995||Emma Thompson||Sense and Sensibility|
|1996||Anthony Minghella||The English Patient|
1997–2000 (Best Screenplay – Original / Adaptation)
|1997||Matt Damon and Ben Affleck||Good Will Hunting||Brian Helgeland and Curtis Hanson||L.A. Confidential|
|1998||Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard||Shakespeare in Love||Scott Smith||A Simple Plan|
|1999||Alan Ball||American Beauty||Frank Darabont||The Green Mile|
|2000||Cameron Crowe||Almost Famous||Stephen Gaghan||Traffic|
2001–2008 (Best Writer)
2009–present (Best Original Screenplay / Best Adapted Screenplay)
- Academy Award for Best Story
- Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay
- BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay
- BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay
- Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay
- Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay
- Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay
- AACTA International Award for Best Screenplay
- Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay
- Writers Guild of America Award for Best Adapted Screenplay
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