But I am active and don’t want to wait calmly for them. I want to rule my destiny by myself and to fulfill my wishes. He beat Damien Chazelle's musical La La Land - which is widely tipped for Oscar success later this month - as well Manchester By The Sea, Loving and Hell Or High Water.Accepting his award at the ceremony in Los Angeles, Jenkins said: "I can't say writing will get you on this stage but it will bring you close to the wo rld. Creative people often work as a model, I like to spend time getting to meet new people.
Fresh from her Oscar win where she scooped the Academy Award for ‘Best Actress’ in a Leading Role for her part in La La Land, her fresh- faced beauty, fiery red hair (she’s actually a natural blond), and girl next- door charm make it easy to see why audiences around the world have fallen for Emma.
Instead, Jenkins is nominated for the Oscar for best adapted screenplay at the ceremony on February 26.
Sci-fi drama Arrival won best adapted screenplay at the WGA Awards, beating Deadpool, Fences, Hidden Figures and Nocturnal Animals.
The Judd Apatow comedy was a hit with audiences, and while Stone’s role was not leading, she still shone.
While she has received critical acclaim in the past (she received her first Academy Award nomination for her supporting actress role in 2015 for Birdman), it is 2017’s La La Land that has sent critics and movie-fans alike ecstatic for Emma.