Writers Guild Awards nominees include Orange is the New Black, Modern Family and Husbands

The nominees were announced this morning for the 2014 Writers Guild Awards and they include several LGBT-inclusive series. The 2014 Writers Guild Awards will be held Saturday, February 1 at the JW Marriott at L.A. Live.

Netflix's hit original series Orange is the New Black picked up nominations in the Comedy Series, New Series and Episodic Comedy categories. House of Cards, another Netflix original, also received multiple nominations including Drama Series, New Series and Episodic Drama. The CW Seed series Husbands, which got its start on YouTube before moving to the CW's digital network, is nominated in Short Form New Media Original.

Representing broadcast television, ABC's Modern Family scored three nominations in the Comedy Series and Episodic Comedy categories, while CBS' The Good Wife netted nominations in Drama Series and Episodic Drama. The soap Days of Our Lives took home a nomination in the Daytime Drama category. On the cable side, the Showtime series Masters of Sex is nominated for both New Series and Episodic Drama, and IFC's Portlandia was nominated for Comedy/Variety Series.

Congratulations to the nominees!

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