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Alan Wenkus

Best known as a Story Creator based on credits in that role in 2 films, with $202,199,342 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #531)
Best-Known Technical Roles: Straight Outta Compton (Story Creator), Straight Outta Compton (Co-Executive Producer), Private Resort (Story Creator)
Most productive collaborators: F. Gary Gray, O'Shea Jackson, Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jonathan Herman, Jason Mitchell

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In Technical RolesStory Creator2$161,390,501$40,808,841$202,199,342
Co-Executive Producer1$161,058,685$40,808,841$201,867,526
Executive Producer1$0$0$0

2015 Awards Season: Oscar Preview

February 28th, 2016

The Revenant

It’s Oscar day and, if all goes to plan, I will be live-blogging the ceremony tonight. Here is the list of nominees marked according to predictions from our readers, and my personal wishes. Nominees in Bold are the ones predicted to win by our readers (we’ll have a full rundown of the predictions at noon, after the contest ends). If I am predicting a different film, those are in Italics. Meanwhile, the nominees I want to win, but don’t think will win, are Underlined. There are a few categories where the film I really think deserves the award was not even nominated, plus a few I don’t have a real opinion on.

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2015 Awards Season: Oscar Highlight: Best Original Screenplay

February 20th, 2016


With our annual Oscar Prediction contest underway, now is the best time to look at the nominees and try and figure out who the favorites are and which films should just feel honored to be nominated. The Best Original Screenplay category isn't the most lop-sided category we will highlight, but it is also not very competitive. More...

2015 Awards Season: Oscars - Nominations

January 15th, 2016

The Revenant

The Oscar nominations were announced at 5:30 am Pacific time. Nothing is good that early in the morning. Worse still, this was a terrible year for snubs, especially when it comes to diversity of the nominees. The voters for the Oscars are 94% white and 77% male... but that's still more diverse than the list of nominees. The Revenant led the way with 12 nominations and it is expected to win a few of those, while it is a serious contender in most of the categories it was nominated in. More...

2015 - Awards Season: WGA - Nominations

January 6th, 2016


The Writers Guild of America nominees were announced and there are only a few surprises here. Additionally, one of these three races seems too close to call at this point. More...

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12/31/2016 Code Name Johnny Walker Screenwriter $0 $0 $0
12/31/2016 No Show Jones Executive Producer,
$0 $0 $0
8/14/2015 Straight Outta Compton Co-Executive Producer,
Story Creator 
$161,058,685 $40,808,841 $201,867,526
5/3/1985 Private Resort Story Creator $331,816 $0 $331,816
Movies: 4Totals:$161,390,501$40,808,841$202,199,342