Emmy Awards


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Interviewees discuss their Emmy-winning/nominated roles and memorable moments from the Awards Ceremonies.

Highlights
Hector Elizondo on the Chicago Hope  episode "Bridge Over Troubled Watters" for which he won an Emmy
02:56
Aaron Spelling on winning an Emmy for the HBO movie And the Band Played On
00:45
Melissa Gilbert on being nominated for an Emmy for The Miracle Worker
01:31
Rita Moreno on her Emmy-winning guest appearances as "Rita Capkovic" on The Rockford Files
02:06
Steven Bochco on his 1971 Emmy nomination for Columbo -- complete with denim tux
02:38
Gail Parent on winning an Emmy for writing The Carol Burnett Show
03:01
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Berle Adams

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Berle Adams on the controversy over Fred Astaire winning the Emmy for Best Actor for An Evening With Fred Astaire
00:48
Berle Adams on distributing the Emmys internationally
02:58

Robert Adler

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Robert Adler on getting an Emmy Award for his invention
00:36

Ray Aghayan

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Ray Aghayan on getting an Emmy category for costume designers and winning the first Emmy for costume design with Bob Mackie in 1967
01:58

Chris Albrecht

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Chris Albrecht on The Sopranos  getting Emmy Awards
02:15

Alan Alda

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Alan Alda on doing a handspring down the aisle to accept the Emmy Award for writing
00:39

Jason Alexander

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Jason Alexander on being nominated for Emmy Awards
03:34

Debbie Allen

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Debbie Allen on being nominated for several Emmy Awards for the TV show Fame
00:38
Debbie Allen on the Emmy winning "Othello" episode of Fame
01:41
Debbie Allen on her Emmy win for Motown 30, What's Going On? for choreographing "African American Odyssey"
01:23

Charlie Andrews

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Charlie Andrews on producing the 1969 Emmy Awards show
03:10

Janet Ashikaga

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Editor Janet Ashikaga on winning the Emmy for cutting "The Subway" episode of Seinfeld
02:34
Editor Janet Ashikaga on winning an Emmy for the "Small Town" episode of Sports Night
00:48

Dick Askin

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Dick Askin on the Television Academy's mission to honor excellence 
03:34
Dick Askin on the importance of the Emmy brand
01:19

Hank Azaria

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Hank Azaria on winning Emmy awards for his work in The Simpsons
02:06

Alan Ball

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Alan Ball on his Emmy win for directing Six Feet Under
01:42

George Balzer

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George Balzer on being nominated for Emmy Awards and winning an Emmy
01:40

Bob Banner

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Bob Banner on winning an Emmy for The Dinah Shore Chevy Show and a number of other awards over the years
01:37

Paris Barclay

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Paris Barclay on winning an Emmy for directing an episode of NYPD Blue
05:33

Bob Barker

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Bob Barker on his multiple Emmy wins
02:15

William Bell

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William Bell on winning an Emmy for The Young and the Restless
01:06

Donald Bellisario

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Donald Bellisario on Magnum, P.I.'s multiple Emmy nominations
00:46

Tom Bergeron

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Tom Bergeron on his Emmy nominations
05:21
Tom Bergeron on co-hosting The Emmy Awards
11:18

Shelley Berman

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Shelley Berman on finding out he was nominated for an Emmy Award for his work on Curb Your Enthusiasm; on Larry David's reaction to the news
02:42

Bruce Bilson

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Bruce Bilson on the popularity of Get Smart and winning an Emmy for directing it
03:00

Robert Blackman

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 Robert Blackman on winning Emmys for Star Trek: The Next Generation
02:02

Steven Bochco

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Steven Bochco on his 1971 Emmy nomination for Columbo -- complete with denim tux
02:38
Steven Bochco on NBC president Fred Silverman's prediction that Hill Street Blues would win the Emmy Award
01:01

Paul Bogart

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Paul Bogart on The Defenders' "700 Year Old Gang" and winning an Emmy for it
02:15

Haskell Boggs

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Haskell Boggs on winning various awards including the Emmy Award and highlight of his career
02:01

Mili Lerner Bonsignori

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Mili Lerner Bonsignori on how video tape affected documentary editing; on her Emmy nominations
03:09
Mili Lerner Bonsignori on winning her first Emmy for editing ...But What About the Children?
03:20
Mili Lerner Bonsignori on winning her second Emmy for editing CBS Reports: The Defense of the United States: A Call to Arms
01:40

Anthony Bourdain

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Anthony Bourdain on his various awards and Emmy nominations
01:30

Peter Boyle

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Peter Boyle on wining an Emmy for his role as "Clyde Bruckman" on The X-Files
00:55

Ed Bradley

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Ed Bradley on his attitude toward winning awards
00:34

Kevin Bright

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Kevin Bright on winning an Emmy for his work on the pilot of In Living Color
01:39
Kevin Bright on Friends' Emmy wins, and the fact that it didn't win any until the show's eighth season
02:27

James L. Brooks

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James L. Brooks on Room 222 beating Sesame Street as best new show
00:22
Show co-creator/writer James L. Brooks on Grant Tinker supporting taping of an episode of  The Mary Tyler Moore Show that the network was against, and winning an Emmy for it
01:16
James L. Brooks on the two part episode of Taxi: "Scenskees From a Marriage" - Latka's affair, for which Carol Kane won an Emmy
03:08
James L. Brooks on winning Emmys for multiple genres
00:34

Janie Bryant

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Janie Bryant on winning an Emmy for her costume design on Deadwood  and what made the costumes stand out; on being at the ceremony

Allan Burns

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Allan Burns on winning an Emmy for He & She 
01:11
Allan Burns on a memorable moment from the night he and Chris Hayward won an Emmy for He & She
01:02
Allan Burns on a photo of an Emmy win for The Mary Tyler Moore Show
00:18

James Burrows

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James Burrows on Cheers  winning Emmys and feeling like the show was a hit
02:17
James Burrows on Cheers winning Emmys
01:35

Sid Caesar

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Sid Caesar on winning the Emmy Award in 1952 on the same day his son was born— learning he'd won at the hospital
00:56

Dann Cahn

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Dann Cahn on Lucky Strike Showtime winning one of the first Emmy awards
00:26
Dann Cahn on, "The Necklace," the Emmy Award winning episode of Your Show Time (misquoted as part of Lucky Strike Showtime)
00:33
Editor Dann Cahn on editing the pilot of DEA and being nominated for an Emmy and winning the American Cinema Editors Eddie Award
00:52

David Canary

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David Canary on his Daytime Emmy wins for All My Children
00:17

Glenn Gordon Caron

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Glenn Gordon Caron on the 16 Emmy nominations Moonlighting received, a record at the time; on his reaction to not winning any Emmys
03:28
Glenn Gordon Caron on Patricia Arquette winning an Emmy for Medium
01:42

Thomas Carter

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Thomas Carter on winning an Emmy for directing Equal Justice
01:20

Nancy Cartwright

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Nancy Cartwright on winning an Emmy in 1992 for Outstanding Voiceover artist
01:35

Gilbert Cates

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Gilbert Cates on winning an Emmy for producing the Oscars
00:24

Dick Cavett

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Dick Cavett on writing for Johnny Carson for the Emmys
00:52

Tucker Cawley

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Tucker Cawley on the Everybody Loves Raymond episode "Baggage" for which he won an Emmy Award
05:56
Tucker Cawley on winning the Emmy Award for writing for Everybody Loves Raymond
08:03

Leo Chaloukian

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Leo Chaloukian on Ryder Sound being nominated for 6 Emmys in 1977, and for 14 in 1981 and on winning and Oscar and Emmy in 1986
02:14

Marge Champion

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Marge Champion on choreographing Queen of the Stardust Ballroom  for which she won an Emmy
03:36

Les Charles

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Glen and Les Charles on Cheers' early Emmy wins
01:02

Glen Charles

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Glen and Les Charles on Cheers' early Emmy wins
01:02

Tony Charmoli

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Tony Charmoli on receiving an Emmy Award and a Dance Magazine Award for his choreography on Your Hit Parade
03:55
Tony Charmoli on winning an Emmy for choreographing and directing for a Mitzi Gaynor special
04:40
Tony Charmoli on winning and Emmy for directing and choreographing the special Gypsy In My Soul for Shirley MacLaine
04:29
Tony Charmoli on highlights of his career, including his Emmy wins
01:50

David Chase

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David Chase on how winning an Emmy for writing Off the Minnesota Strip affected his career; on his opinion about how awards can have a negative impact as well

Michael Chiklis

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Michael Chiklis on his Emmy and Golden Globe wins for The Shield
01:35

Dick Clark

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Dick Clark on producing The Emmys
01:19

Alf Clausen

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Alf Clausen on winning Emmys for his involvement in The Simpsons
00:26

Tim Conway

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Tim Conway and Harvey Korman on being inducted into the TV Hall of Fame and winning Emmys
03:55

Joan Ganz Cooney

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Joan Ganz Cooney on her documentary, Poverty, Anti-Poverty and the Poor and winning an area Emmy for the program
02:58
Joan Ganz Cooney on Emmy awards for Sesame Street
00:55

Anderson Cooper

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Anderson Cooper on winning an Emmy for his coverage of Princess Diana, and his feelings about awards in general
03:01

Jeanne Cooper

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Jeanne Cooper on her first Emmy nominated role on Ben Casey for "But Linda Only Smiled"
04:50
Jeanne Cooper on her and son Corbin Bernsen's Emmy nominations for their work on L.A. Law and her Daytime Emmy Award
02:28

Ken Corday

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Ken Corday on primetime specials before the Emmys
00:46
Ken Corday on the daytime Emmys
01:38

Fred de Cordova

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Fred de Cordova on his many Emmy Awards
01:25

David Crane

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David Crane and Marta Kauffman on being nominated for an Emmy for Dream On; on attending the Emmys
03:54

Judy Crown

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Judy Crown on her work on the Television Academy Board of Governors
03:05
Judy Crown on styling hair for The Great Houdini, and on winning an Emmy for it
06:29

Jane Curtin

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Jane Curtin on winning Emmy awards for Kate & Allie
01:11

Tyne Daly

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Tyne Daly on winning her first Emmy for Cagney & Lacey
Tyne Daly on being the most-nominated actress for Emmys
Tyne Daly on winning her sixth Emmy for Judging Amy for her character "Maxine Gray"

Ann B. Davis

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Ann B. Davis on winning two Emmys for The Bob Cummings Show, aka Love That Bob
01:03

Madelyn Pugh Davis

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Bob Carroll, Jr. & Madelyn Pugh Davis on producer I Love Lucy and the Emmy Awards
01:38

Sam Denoff

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Sam Denoff on winning his first Emmy (for The Dick Van Dyke Show) from a hospital bed
02:23
Sam Denoff on winning his second Emmy (for The Dick Van Dyke Show) from a hospital bed
01:20
Sam Denoff on winning an Emmy for his work on the Sid Caesar Reunion special
01:31

Dixon Dern

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Dixon Dern on the lawsuit over the Emmy Awards settling by the creation of two separate academys: NATAS in New York and ATAS in Hollywood; the "divorce" of the Emmys into primetime and daytime awards how the Emmy award itself was divvied up in the negotiation between NATAS and ATAS; unusual for a trademark

George Spiro Dibie

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George Spiro Dibie on the technique for which he won his first Emmy 
00:51
George Spiro Dibie on winning his first Emmy 
03:03
George Spiro Dibie on winning 2 Emmys for Growing Pains - largely for lighting night scenes
01:41
George Spiro Dibie on winning his 5th Emmy for Sister, Sister
01:09

Robert Dickinson

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Robert Dickinson on his first Emmy win for lighting on Solid Gold
01:36
Robert Dickinson on how winning an Emmy changed his career
00:52

Kelley Dixon

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Kelley Dixon on being nominated for, and winning Emmys for her work on Breaking Bad
17:25

Phil Donahue

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Phil Donahue on winning his first Emmy
01:17

Elinor Donahue

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Elinor Donahue on being asked to be a judge for the Miss Emmy contest
00:38

Patty Duke

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Patty Duke on winning an Emmy for her role in the 1970 TV movie My Sweet Charlie
02:34

Dick Van Dyke

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Dick Van Dyke on winning an Emmy award in 1963

Dick Ebersol

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Dick Ebersol on Saturday Night Live  winning 4 Emmys at the end of the first season
02:29

Stephanie Edwards

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Stephanie Edwards on being nominated for a daytime Emmy for Everyday with John Bennett Perry 
02:30

Hector Elizondo

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Hector Elizondo on the Chicago Hope  episode "Bridge Over Troubled Watters" for which he won an Emmy
02:56

Diane English

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Diane English on winning her first Emmy Award
00:54

Danny Epstein

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Danny Epstein on winning Emmys for Music Direction for Sesame Street
01:05

Jeff Fager

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Jeff Fager on his feelings about awards and his Emmys, in particular
00:56

Edie Falco

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Edie Falco on winning and being nominated for Emmys and other awards for The Sopranos
01:51
Edie Falco on the tribute to James Gandolfini that she presented at the Emmys in 2013
01:21
Edie Falco on winning an Emmy for Nurse Jackie in 2010 and her feelings about the series being classified as a comedy
01:31

Elma Farnsworth

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Elma Farnsworth on her husband Philo T. Farnsworth's colleagues, and Harry Lubcke naming the Emmy Awards after the image orthicon tube
01:43

Jamie Farr

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Jamie Farr on Loretta Swit's Emmy win for an episode of M*A*S*H
01:22

Irving Fein

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Irving Fein on being surprised and unprepared for his Emmy win for producing The Jack Benny Program
01:24

Norman Felton

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Director Norman Felton on Robert Montgomery Presents winning its first Emmy
01:29

Patricia Field

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Patricia Field on winning an Emmy for Costume Design for Mother Goose Rock 'n Rhyme; but she missed getting her award because she got lost
02:40

Bob Finkel

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Bob Finkel on directing the first televised Emmy Awards broadcast
03:44
Bob Finkel on The Andy Williams Show winning Emmy Awards
00:46
Bob Finkel on producing and directing Emmy broadcasts, and winning an Emmy while producing the Emmys
06:11
Bob Finkel on what he learned from producing and directing Emmy broadcasts, and applying it to other Awards broadcasts
00:51

Tom Fontana

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Tom Fontana on the St. Elsewhere  episode "The Women" and winning an Emmy Award
03:44
Tom Fontana on the Homicide: Life on the Street  episode "Three Men and Adena" and winning an Emmy Award for it
03:16

John Forsythe

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John Forsythe on the quality of the live shows in the '50s and his first Emmy nomination 
02:48

Sonny Fox

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Sonny Fox on the Television Academy serving the purposes of the Emmy
00:45

Michael J. Fox

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Michael J. Fox on winning an Emmy Award for his role of "Alex P. Keaton" on Family Ties
02:34

Richard Frank

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Richard Frank on his time as the President of The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
04:34

John Frankenheimer

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John Frankenheimer on winning an Emmy with Martin Manulis for Rod Serling's "Portrait in Celluloid" episode of Climax!  
00:29
John Frankenheimer on directing the Emmy-winnig episode of Playhouse 90 "The Comedian"
06:44

Dennis Franz

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Dennis Franz on his Emmy nominations and Emmy awards
01:47

Ian Fraser

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Ian Fraser on conducting The Emmy Awards
05:52

Gerald Fried

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Gerald Fried on winning an Emmy for the main theme for Roots
00:19

Ron Friedman

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Ron Friedman on being nominated for an Emmy Award for his work writing for The Danny Kaye Show, and on leaving the show
01:24

Harry Friedman

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Harry Friedman on winning Emmy Awards for Wheel of Fortune  and Jeopardy!
01:24

William Froug

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William Froug on "Eddie" for Alcoa-Goodyear Theatre and Mickey Rooney not winning and Emmy for his performance
00:14

Eileen Fulton

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Eileen Fulton on winning a Lifetime Achievement Emmy for her work on As the World Turns
01:45

Arthur Gardner

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Arthur Gardner on the experience of winning The Rifleman winning an Emmy Award
01:20

Brad Garrett

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Brad Garrett on winning Emmys for Everybody Loves Raymond
01:59

Frank Gifford

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Frank Gifford on the Emmy winning telecast covering Franz Klammer's run at Innsbruck for the Olympics
03:18

Melissa Gilbert

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Melissa Gilbert on being nominated for an Emmy for The Miracle Worker
01:31

Paul Michael Glaser

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Paul Michael Glaser on directing Miami Vice  and being nominated for an Emmy and DGA award
02:21

Sharon Gless

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Sharon Gless and Barney Rosenzweig on Gless "finally" winning an Emmy for Cagney & Lacey
02:22

Jerry Goldsmith

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Jerry Goldsmith on composing for Jericho and being nominated for Emmy Awards for composing for Thriller  and The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
01:38
Jerry Goldsmith on composing for the made-for-television movie The Red Pony for which he won an Emmy Award
01:17

Curt Gowdy

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Curt Gowdy on his Emmy wins and being the first sportscaster to win a Peabody
00:58

Herb Granath

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Herb Granath on a meeting of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences board with actors regarding the Daytime Emmy Awards
00:42

Lee Grant

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Lee Grant on winning an Emmy for her performance on Peyton Place
01:37

Robert Guillaume

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Robert Guillaume on winning two Emmy awards
00:16

Donald Hall

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Donald Hall on his father receiving a special Emmy in 1961 for Hallmark Hall of Fame
01:08

Earl Hamner, Jr.

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Earl Hamner on The Waltons multiple Emmy wins and its resonance with viewers
00:58

Patricia Heaton

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Patricia Heaton on winning an Emmy for the "Bad Moon Rising" episode of Everybody Loves Raymond  
01:14
Patricia Heaton on winning her first and second Emmy for Everybody Loves Raymond
01:49

Dwight Hemion

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Dwight Hemion on winning Emmy Awards
02:25
Dwight Hemion and Gary Smith on dealing with performers like Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis, Jr. and on winning Emmy Awards
05:39

Danette Herman

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Danette Herman on The Sopranos  reunion at the Emmy Awards
03:36

Winifred Hervey

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Winifred Hervey on winning her first Emmy for The Golden Girls
02:28

Arthur Hiller

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Arthur Hiller on his Emmy Award nomination for Naked City
01:44

Martin Hoade

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Martin Hoade on winning an Emmy for his work in religious programming on NBC
01:41

Silvio Horta

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Silvio Horta on Ugly Betty's  Emmy nomination
01:03

Louis J. Horvitz

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Louis J. Horvitz on the 2002 Academy Awards  - the first after 9/11 (cont.)
03:27
Louis J. Horvitz on the 2002 Academy Awards  - the first after 9/11
03:59

Ron Howard

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Ron Howard on Arrested Development's Emmy win for Outstanding Comedy Series
01:20

Felicity Huffman

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Felicity Huffman on winning the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Desperate Housewives in 2005
01:53

Roy Huggins

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Roy Huggins on Maverick  winning an Emmy
00:48

Kim Hunter

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Kim Hunter on receiving various Emmy nominations
02:38

David Isaacs

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Ken Levine and David Isaacs on being nominated for an Emmy for the M*A*S*H episode, "Point of View"
00:27
Ken Levine and David Isaacs on winning an Emmy for Cheers
04:12

Allison Janney

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Allison Janney on her Emmy wins for The West Wing
02:07

Al Jean

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Al Jean on The Simpsons ancillary products and Emmy Awards
04:15

Geri Jewell

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Geri Jewell on why there was an expectation she would be nominated for Emmys for her work on The Facts of Life, and why she thinks she never was
01:40

Lamont Johnson

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Lamont Johnson on his winning an Emmy for Wallenberg: A Hero's Story
03:33
Lamont Johnson on directing The Kennedys of Massachusetts, for which he won an Emmy Award
03:25

Kathryn Joosten

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Kathryn Joosten on her Emmy wins for Desperate Housewives
02:32

Sidney M. Katz

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Sidney M. Katz on winning a Emmy for editing The Defenders
02:02

Asaad Kelada

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Asaad Kelada on directing "The Dinner Party," an Emmy-winning episode of The Office
02:51

David E. Kelley

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David E. Kelley on Picket Fences' Emmy wins
02:08
David E. Kelley on being the only producer in history to win Emmys for drama and comedy series in one year (The Practice and Ally McBeal)
04:12

H. Wesley Kenney

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H. Wesley Kenney on directing ABC Afternoon Playbreak: Miss Kline We Love You, for which he won an Emmy
09:19

Michael Patrick King

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Michael Patrick King on realizing Sex and the City was popular after its first Emmy nominations
01:00
Michael Patrick King on Sex and the City being the first cable series to win Best Comedy Show at the Emmy Awards
01:09

Ernest Kinoy

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Ernest Kinoy on winning an Emmy for The Defenders
00:48

William Klages

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William Klages on his Emmy nominations and wins
02:17

Jack Klugman

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Jack Klugman on "The Blacklist" episode of The Defenders and winning an Emmy for the role
02:33

Harvey Korman

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Tim Conway and Harvey Korman on being inducted into the TV Hall of Fame and winning Emmys
03:55

Angela Lansbury

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Angela Lansbury on her many nominations, but no wins, of the Emmy Award
00:41

Vicki Lawrence

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Vicki Lawrence on the episode of The Carol Burnett Show which won her an Emmy Award
01:26

Norman Lear

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Norman Lear on All in the Family winning Emmy Awards
02:47
Norman Lear on All in the Family winning multiple Emmys during its run
01:11

David Lee

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David Lee on returning to The Jeffersons after his first Emmy nomination for Cheers
02:40
David Lee on the Emmy-winning Frasier  episode "The Matchmaker" and various farcical episodes
05:59
David Lee on Frasier's  unprecedented number of Emmy wins
01:38

Ken Levine

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Ken Levine and David Isaacs on being nominated for an Emmy for the M*A*S*H  episode, "Point of View" 
00:27
Ken Levine and David Isaacs on winning an Emmy for Cheers
04:12

Steve Levitan

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Steve Levitan on winning multiple Emmys for Modern Family
04:47

Judith Light

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Judith Light on winning two Daytime Emmys for playing "Karen Wolek" on One Life to Live
01:22

Hal Linden

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Hal Linden on being nominated for and winning Emmy Awards
01:56

Art Linkletter

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Art Linkletter on winning an Emmy in 1954 and on the tragic death of his daughter Diane Linkletter
01:55

Charles Lisanby

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Charles Lisanby on his multiple Emmy wins for production design
01:15

Christopher Lloyd

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Christopher Lloyd on winning an Emmy for Frasier for Best Series

James L. Loper

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James L. Loper on moving the Emmy Awards to FOX and the license fee for the Emmys
00:43
James L. Loper on a 1993 boycott involving the Emmy Awards
01:40

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus on winning an Emmy for her Seinfeld character "Elaine Benes" 
01:08
Julia Louis-Dreyfus on winning an Emmy for her role as "Selina Meyer" on Veep  

Susan Lucci

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Susan Lucci on her All My Children  fans and their reaction to her Emmy experiences
03:26
Susan Lucci on her notorious Emmy losing streak
05:47
Susan Lucci on breaking her Emmy losing streak in 1999
04:09

Will Mackenzie

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Will Mackenzie on directing Scrubs starring Zach Braff, and on winning an Emmy Award for his work on that show
06:49

Bob Mackie

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Bob Mackie on working with producer Alan Handley on Alice Through the Looking Glass - first show to win an Emmy for costume design
01:45
Bob Mackie on winning an Emmy for Alice Through The Looking Glass
00:25

William H. Macy

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William H. Macy on his 1997 Emmy nomination for ER
00:21

Martin Manulis

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Martin Manulis on receiving numerous Emmy Awards
01:34

Bob Markell

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Bob Markell on breaking a design rule that won him an Emmy award in 1954 for art direction of a live show
02:22
Bob Markell on the Emmy winning episode of The Defenders, "The Madman"
01:27
Bob Markell on The Defenders winning further Emmy Awards
01:45
Bob Markell on the Emmy winning Bicentennial Minutes
03:09

Peter Marshall

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Peter Marshall on his Emmy Awards for Hollywood Squares
01:58

E. G. Marshall

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E.G. Marshall on the fame that resulted from his starring on The Defenders, and on winning Emmy Awards for his work on the show
02:29

John A. Martinelli

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John Martinelli on how Emmy Awards affected his career
01:46
John Martinelli on his Emmy Awards and being the President of ACE (American Cinema Editors)
02:49

Leslie H. Martinson

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Leslie H. Martinson on directing Maverick and winning an Emmy
12:48

Jerry Mathers

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Jerry Mathers on Leave It To Beaver being nominated for an Emmy Award
00:37
Jerry Mathers on events that lead to the rumor that he had been killed in action
04:32

Beth McCarthy-Miller

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Beth McCarthy-Miller on being nominated for multiple Emmy Awards
01:43

Lee Mendelson

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Lee Mendelson on producing The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant, Cathy, and Garfield, and on being nominated for and winning several Emmy Awards
03:43

S. Epatha Merkerson

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S. Epatha Merkerson on winning a Golden Globe and an Emmy for her role in Lackawanna Blues
02:55

David Milch

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David Milch on winning Emmys and other awards for NYPD Blue
03:15

Don Mischer

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Don Mischer on winning his first Emmy for directing Donahue and Kids 
01:14
Don Mischer on producing the Emmy Awards
20:19

John Moffitt

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John Moffitt on Van Dyke and Company  winning an Emmy and Bob Einstein's acceptance comment
00:37
John Moffitt on his long association with the Primetime Emmy Awards and the Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards
13:45

Ricardo Montalban

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Ricardo Montalban on his Emmy-winning performance as an American Indian in How the West was Won
03:54

Rita Moreno

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Rita Moreno on her Emmy-winning guest appearances as "Rita Capkovic" on The Rockford Files
02:06

Harry Morgan

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On winning an Emmy for M*A*S*H
01:03

Thad Mumford

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Thad Mumford on winning an Emmy for The Electric Company
01:29

Bill Mumy

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Bill Mumy on writing music for Adventures in Wonderland  and his Emmy nomination
04:42

Jonathan Murray

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Jonathan Murray on winning his first Emmy for Starting Over
00:36

Hal Needham

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Hal Needham on his Emmy Award
01:55

Bob Newhart

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Bob Newhart on his big break at the local Chicago Emmy Awards and recording his first comedy album
06:07

Bill Nye

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Bill Nye on Bill Nye, The Science Guy's Emmy wins and accolades
00:28
Bill Nye on Bill Nye, The Science Gu y's Emmy wins
02:49

Ed O'Neill

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Ed O'Neill on taking himself out of the lead actor category for an Emmy for his work on Modern Family
03:04

Don Ohlmeyer

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Don Ohlmeyer on winning an Emmy in 1975 for Monday Night Football and on winning an Emmy for the recap of the 1972 Munich Olympics
06:50
Don Ohlmeyer on producing the 1977 Emmy Awards
03:20

Edward James Olmos

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Edward James Olmos on winning an Emmy award and his favorite Miami Vice  episodes
06:48

Suze Orman

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Suze Orman on winning her first Emmy Award and beating out Martha Stewart, who she was rooting for
02:51

Gail Parent

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Gail Parent on winning an Emmy for writing The Carol Burnett Show
03:01
Gail Parent on being nominated for Emmys for The Golden Girls
01:49

Marty Pasetta

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Marty Pasetta on directing The Emmy Awards
00:57

Timothy Van Patten

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Timothy Van Patten on The White Shadow's Emmy nominations
00:38

Alan Perris

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Alan Perris on negotiations for the networks to carry the Emmys
04:36
Alan Perris on The Emmy Awards  show
03:02
Alan Perris on the significance of the Emmy
01:29

Carroll Pratt

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Carroll Pratt on providing audience reaction enhancement for live shows like The Emmy Awards
05:31
Carroll Pratt on what awards, including the Emmy Award, have meant to him in his career
00:47

Jeff Probst

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Jeff Probst on hosting The Emmy Awards  and winning an Emmy
04:55

Jacques Pépin

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Jacques Pépin on Julia & Jacques Cooking at Home winning a Daytime Emmy Award, and on working with Julia Child
01:06

Charlotte Rae

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Charlotte Rae on being nominated for an Emmy for The Facts of Life, and on leaving the show
02:14

Hector Ramirez

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Hector Ramirez on holding the record for the most Emmy nominations; on attending the ceremony
02:34
Hector Ramirez on his Emmy win for the "Steadicam Tango"
02:50

Jorge Ramos

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Jorge Ramos and Maria Elena Salinas on the receiving Lifetime Achievement Award from the News and Documentary Emmy Awards
01:50

Carl Reiner

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Carl Reiner on winning his first Emmy on Casear's Hour
02:27
Carl Reiner on Emmy Awards for The Dick Van Dyke Show
00:27
Carl Reiner on wishing he had worn his hair for his first Emmy win
01:31

John Rich

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John Rich on working with Gunsmoke producer Norm McDonnell and assisting the editor, who won the Emmy that year
03:02

Joan Rivers

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Joan Rivers on winning a Daytime Emmy for The Joan Rivers Show
01:11

Doris Roberts

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Doris Roberts on being nominated for an Emmy Award for her role on St. Elsewhere and what her husband, William Goyen, who was very ill said about her then-recent appearance on The Love Boat
00:27
Doris Roberts on both she and James Coco winning Emmys for St. Elsewhere
01:45
Doris Roberts on her Emmy Award wins, as well as other award wins
01:15

Meta Rosenberg

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Meta Rosenberg on winning an Emmy for The Rockford Files
00:54

Barney Rosenzweig

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Barney Rosenzweig on winning an Emmy for Cagney & Lacey
02:21
Sharon Gless and Barney Rosenzweig on Gless "finally" winning an Emmy for Cagney & Lacey
02:22

Stanley Rubin

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Stanley Rubin on winning the first Emmy Award ever to awarded a "film made for television" for Your Show Time at the first Emmy Awards ceremony on January 25, 1949
03:50
Stanley Rubin on the Emmy nominations for his TV movie, Babe
00:57
Stanley Rubin on his Emmy statue for Your Show Time
01:22
Stanley Rubin on a picture with his Emmy statue for Your Show Time
01:52

Thomas Del Ruth

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Thomas Del Ruth on winning Emmy Awards for The West Wing
02:46

Pat Sajak

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Pat Sajak on winning his first Emmy for Outstanding Game Show Host
01:47

Maria Elena Salinas

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Jorge Ramos and Maria Elena Salinas on the receiving Lifetime Achievement Award from the News and Documentary Emmy Awards
01:50

Jay Sandrich

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Jay Sandrich on the episode of The Mary Tyler Moore Show that won Mary Tyler Moore an Emmy
01:28

Isabel Sanford

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Isabel Sanford on winning an Emmy for playing "Louise Jefferson" on The Jeffersons
00:55

Joseph Sargent

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Joseph Sargent on winning the Emmy for The Marcus Nelson Murders
00:45

Thomas Schlamme

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Thomas Schlamme on winning Emmys for Tracey Takes On and Sports Night
01:51

John Shaffner

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John Shaffner on winning Emmys for the David Copperfield  specials
01:02
John Shaffner on designing the set for The Emmy Awards
13:24
John Shaffner on Charlie Sheen's involvement with The Emmy Awards
05:11
John Shaffner on reinventing The Emmy Awards
09:26

David Shore

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David Shore on being nominated for an Emmy for an episode of Law and Order
00:54
David Shore on House  being nominated for Emmys
01:28

John Silva

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John Silva on winning Emmys for creating the Telecopter
01:58
John Silva on receiving an Emmy, handed to him by Mary Tyler Moore
00:20

Chet Simmons

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Chet Simmons on his sports lifetime achievement Emmy Award
02:04

Garry Simpson

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Garry Simpson on winning an Emmy at the 1977 Emmys
00:20

John Singleton

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John Singleton on being nominated for an Emmy for American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson
01:04
John Singleton on being nominated for an Emmy for American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson
01:34

Erika Slezak

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Erika Slezak on holding the record for most daytime Emmys in one category (at that time)
02:27

Yeardley Smith

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Yeardley Smith on winning an Emmy in 1992 for playing "Lisa Simpson" on The Simpsons
04:25

G.E. Smith

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G.E. Smith on acting as music director for the Emmy Awards in 1988
01:03

Dick Smith

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Dick Smith on challenges for his Emmy award winning makeup for Hal Holbrook on Mark Twain Tonight!
02:10
Dick Smith on his Oscar-winning makeup for Amadeus starring F. Murray Abraham and finally winning and Emmy 
01:41

Mark Snow

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Mark Snow on composing for the TV movie Something About Amelia, being invited to the set, and the fact that he was nominated for an Emmy for it
04:08

Herbert F. Solow

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Herbert F. Solow on memories of Mission: Impossible and Star Trek
01:49
Herbert F. Solow on the Emmy win for the TV show, The Courtship of Eddie's Father
01:29

Aaron Spelling

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Aaron Spelling on winning an Emmy for the HBO movie And the Band Played On
00:45

Darren Star

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Darren Star on Sex and the City's Golden Globe and Emmy Award wins
02:29

Leonard Stern

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Leonard Stern on how Syd Cassyd got him to be among the very first votes for the Television Academy; his desire to emphasize television as an important medium and the role the new Academy should take
Leonard Stern on the award ceremony associated with the Academy: The Emmys; receiving the first nomination for writing (for The Honeymooners ) but no invitation to the ceremony
On his recollection of the early Emmy award shows in the 1950s

Jeremy Stevens

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Jeremy Stevens on winning an Emmy for The Electric Company
01:47

Bob Stewart

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Producer Bob Stewart on Pyramid's Emmy wins
02:31

Norman Stiles

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Norman Stiles on winning a Daytime Emmy for the Sesame Street  episode "Farewell, Mr. Hooper"
01:54

Jeffrey Tambor

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Jeffrey Tambor on his Emmy nominations
01:01

June Taylor

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June Taylor on winning an Emmy Award for The Jackie Gleason Show
00:42

Noel Taylor

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Costume Designer Noel Taylor on winning the very first ever Emmy Award in the Costume Designer category in 1965 for Hallmark Hall of Fame: "The Magnificent Yankee," along with stars Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne
01:46

Richard Thomas

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Richard Thomas on winning an Emmy for playing "John-Boy" on The Waltons
01:52

Marlo Thomas

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Marlo Thomas on winning an Emmy for a dramatic role on Nobody's Child
00:49

Grant Tinker

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Grant Tinker on The Mary Tyler Moore Show garnering numerous Emmys (29 total) - the most for one show, ever
01:51
Grant Tinker on his confrontation with Judd Hirsch at the Emmys
01:49

Stanford Tischler

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Stanford Tischler on winning an Emmy for editing M*A*S*H
00:39

Ret Turner

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Ret Turner on where he keeps his Emmys
00:46

Leslie Uggams

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Leslie Uggams on winning a Daytime Emmy for Fantasy
00:25

Ellen M. Violett

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Ellen M. Violett on her Emmy nominations
04:24

W.G. Snuffy Walden

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W.G. Snuffy Walden on his Emmy win for The West Win g
02:20

Malcolm-Jamal Warner

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Malcolm-Jamal Warner on being nominated for an Emmy for The Cosby Show
01:36

Ruth Warrick

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Ruth Warrick on being nominated for an Emmy for Peyton Place
01:27

Keenen Ivory Wayans

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Keenen Ivory Wayans on winning an Emmy for In Living Color and his seven Emmy nominations

Matthew Weiner

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Matthew Weiner on winning his first Emmy for Mad Men  despite the show being "unknown"
02:55

John Wells

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John Wells on various awards he's received for his work including the Emmy Award
02:38

Ellen Wheeler

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Ellen Wheeler on winning a Daytime Emmy for playing "Marley" and "Vicki" on Another World
01:20
Ellen Wheeler on Guiding Light's  Emmy nominations and wins
01:36

Tucker Wiard

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Tucker Wiard on winning an Emmy Award for editing on The Carol Burnett Show
02:59
Tucker Wiard on winning an Emmy Award for the final episode of The Carol Burnett Show
01:55
Tucker Wiard on winning an Emmy Award for Murphy Brown
01:04
Tucker Wiard on Tucker Wiard on favorite episodes of Murphy Brown including the Emmy winning, "On a Plane"
01:44
On winning an Emmy for the mini-series The Scarlett Letter
01:55

Joseph M. Wilcots

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Joseph M. Wilcots on being nominated for Emmy Awards for Roots
00:38

Dan Wilcox

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Dan Wilcox on winning a Daytime Emmy for his work on Sesame Street
01:54

Fred Willard

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Fred Willard on hosting his talk show What's Hot, What's Not?  and being nominated for a daytime Emmy
04:59
Fred Willard on his Emmy nominations
01:45

Larry Wilmore

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Larry Wilmore on being nominated for an Emmy for writing on In Living Color
01:06

Hugh Wilson

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Hugh Wilson on winning an Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Writing for Frank's Place  for the episode "The Bridge"
02:37

Henry Winkler

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Henry Winkler On being nominated for an Emmy on The Practice but never winning a Primetime Emmy award
02:28

Jonathan Winters

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Jonathan Winters on winning an Emmy for his role on Davis Rules
03:53

Ben Wolf

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Ben Wolf on working on the special Brigadoon, for which he won an Emmy
03:58
Ben Wolf on shooting various other shows for which he won Emmys
02:39

Jane Wyatt

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Jane Wyatt on winning three Emmys for her role on Father Knows Best
01:14

Bud Yorkin

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Bud Yorkin on being nominated for Emmys for An Evening with Fred Astaire 
02:06

Leo Yoshimura

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Leo Yoshimura on Emmy nominations and wins, and on his proudest career achievement
02:30

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