Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (2016)

Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2020)

Outstanding Comedy Series

The Good Place (2016)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2019)

Outstanding Comedy Series

The Good Place (2016)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2008)

Outstanding Drama Series

Lost (2004)

AACTA International Awards

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2019)

Best Writing

Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Writing

The Martian (2015)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Writing

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

ACCA [Nominee] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

BFCC Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Black Reel Awards for Television

Black Reel [Nominee] (2018)

Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series

The Defenders (2017)

Bram Stoker Awards

Bram Stoker Award [Winner] (2012)

Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Original Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Most Promising Filmmaker

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Denver Film Critics Society

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Detroit Film Critics Society Awards

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Dragon Awards

Dragon Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Movie

The Martian (2015)

Dragon Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy TV Series

Daredevil (2015)

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

Chainsaw Award [Winner] (2013)

Best Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Fright Meter Awards

Fright Meter Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Director

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Fright Meter Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

GAFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

GAFCA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Original Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby TV Award [Nominee] (2018)

Comedy Episode
For "Dance Dance Resolution"

The Good Place (2016)

Golden Schmoes Awards

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay of the Year

The Martian (2015)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2012)

Best Screenplay of the Year

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Huading Award

Huading Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Global Writing for a Motion Picture

The Martian (2015)

Hugo Awards

Hugo [Winner] (2016)

Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form

The Martian (2015)

Hugo [Nominee] (2013)

Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Hugo [Winner] (2003)


Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

ICP Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best First Feature
5th place. Tied with Only the Young (2012).

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

KCFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

Sierra Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

The Martian (2015)

National Board of Review, USA

NBR Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Nevada Film Critics Society

NFCS Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Tied with Emma Donoghue for Room (2015).

The Martian (2015)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

NCFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

NCFCA Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Original Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

The Martian (2015)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Feature Debut

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Original Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

PGA Awards

PGA Award [Nominee] (2019)

Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Season 3

The Good Place (2016)

PGA Award [Nominee] (2009)

Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama

Lost (2004)

PGA Award [Nominee] (2008)

Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama

Lost (2004)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay Adapted from Other Material

The Martian (2015)

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

Rondo Statuette [Winner] (2012)

Best Film

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Original Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

SFFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

The Martian (2015)

Satellite Awards

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

The Martian (2015)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

Bradbury Award [Nominee] (2013)


The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Screenwriters Choice Awards, Online

Screenplay Competition [Winner] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

The Martian (2015)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

SLFCA Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Original Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

TFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best First Feature

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

USC Scripter Award

USC Scripter Award [Nominee] (2016)

Film

The Martian (2015)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

UFCA Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

UFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Original Screenplay

The Cabin in the Woods (2011)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Martian (2015)

Writers Guild of America, USA

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (2016)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Based on the novel by Andy Weir

The Martian (2015)

WGA Award (TV) [Nominee] (2009)

Dramatic Series

Lost (2004)

WGA Award (TV) [Nominee] (2008)

Episodic Drama

Lost (2004)

WGA Award (TV) [Nominee] (2007)

Dramatic Series

Lost (2004)

WGA Award (TV) [Winner] (2006)

Dramatic Series

Lost (2004)