Cort Casady, who for the past decade has been supervising producer of the American Film Institute’s Life Achievement Award telecasts, returns as executive producer of the WGA West’s 2013 awards show set for February 17 at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE. Dave Boone (Dancing With The Stars) returns as head writer, having penned past ceremonies in 2005, 2006, and 2009 with Casady. Directing the 2013 show will be Joe DeMaio, whose credits include helming the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards in 2011. Talent producer Carole Propp also returns. The 2013 WGA Awards will be held at simultaneous ceremonies in LA and the B.B. King Blues Club in New York City.
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