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
Aaron Spelling on winning an Emmy for the HBO movie And the Band Played On
Melissa Gilbert on being nominated for an Emmy for The Miracle Worker
Rita Moreno on her Emmy-winning guest appearances as "Rita Capkovic" on The Rockford Files
Steven Bochco on his 1971 Emmy nomination for Columbo -- complete with denim tux
Gail Parent on winning an Emmy for writing The Carol Burnett Show
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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
Berle Adams on distributing the Emmys internationally

Robert Adler

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Robert Adler on getting an Emmy Award for his invention

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

Chris Albrecht

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Chris Albrecht on The Sopranos  getting Emmy Awards

Alan Alda

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

Jason Alexander

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Jason Alexander on being nominated for Emmy Awards

Debbie Allen

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

Charlie Andrews

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Charlie Andrews on producing the 1969 Emmy Awards show

John Aniston

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John Aniston on being nominated for an Emmy Award for his role of "Victor Kiriakis" on Days of Our Lives, and on what he hopes happens to the character

Janet Ashikaga

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

Dick Askin

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Dick Askin on the Television Academy's mission to honor excellence 
Dick Askin on the importance of the Emmy brand

Hank Azaria

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

Alan Ball

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Alan Ball on his Emmy win for directing Six Feet Under

George Balzer

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George Balzer on being nominated for Emmy Awards and winning an Emmy

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

Paris Barclay

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

Bob Barker

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Bob Barker on his multiple Emmy wins

Bonnie Bartlett

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Bonnie Bartlett and William Daniels on winning Emmy Awards for St. Elsewhere
Bonnie Bartlett and William Daniels on winning Emmy Awards for St. Elsewhere

William Bell

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

Donald Bellisario

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

Tom Bergeron

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Tom Bergeron on his Emmy nominations
Tom Bergeron on co-hosting The Emmy Awards

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

Bruce Bilson

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

Robert Blackman

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

Steven Bochco

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

Paul Bogart

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

Haskell Boggs

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

Mili Lerner Bonsignori

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

Anthony Bourdain

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Anthony Bourdain on his various awards and Emmy nominations

Peter Boyle

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

Ed Bradley

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Ed Bradley on his attitude toward winning awards

Kevin Bright

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

James L. Brooks

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James L. Brooks on Room 222 beating Sesame Street as best new show
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
James L. Brooks on the two part episode of Taxi: "Scenskees From a Marriage" - Latka's affair, for which Carol Kane won an Emmy
James L. Brooks on winning Emmys for multiple genres

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

James Burrows

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James Burrows on Cheers  winning Emmys and feeling like the show was a hit
James Burrows on Cheers winning Emmys

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

Dann Cahn

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

David Canary

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David Canary on his Daytime Emmy wins for All My Children

Kevin Carlisle

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Kevin Carlisle on winning an Emmy Award for his work on the Barry Manilow Specials

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
Glenn Gordon Caron on Patricia Arquette winning an Emmy for Medium

Thomas Carter

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Thomas Carter on winning an Emmy for directing Equal Justice

Nancy Cartwright

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

Gilbert Cates

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Gilbert Cates on winning an Emmy for producing the Oscars

Dick Cavett

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Dick Cavett on writing for Johnny Carson for the Emmys

Tucker Cawley

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Tucker Cawley on the Everybody Loves Raymond episode "Baggage" for which he won an Emmy Award
Tucker Cawley on winning the Emmy Award for writing for Everybody Loves Raymond

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

Marge Champion

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

Glen Charles

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Glen and Les Charles on Cheers' early Emmy wins

Les Charles

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Glen and Les Charles on Cheers' early Emmy wins

RuPaul Charles

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RuPaul Charles on winning an Emmy for RuPaul's Drag Race

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
Tony Charmoli on winning an Emmy for choreographing and directing for a Mitzi Gaynor special
Tony Charmoli on winning and Emmy for directing and choreographing the special Gypsy In My Soul for Shirley MacLaine
Tony Charmoli on highlights of his career, including his Emmy wins

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

Dick Clark

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Dick Clark on producing The Emmys

Alf Clausen

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Alf Clausen on winning Emmys for his involvement in The Simpsons

Tim Conway

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

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
Joan Ganz Cooney on Emmy awards for Sesame Street

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

Jeanne Cooper

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

Ken Corday

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Ken Corday on primetime specials before the Emmys
Ken Corday on the daytime Emmys

Fred de Cordova

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Fred de Cordova on his many Emmy Awards

David Crane

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David Crane and Marta Kauffman on getting a mistaken Emmy nomination for Friends, due to a teleprompter error
David Crane and Marta Kauffman on being nominated for an Emmy for Dream On
David Crane and Marta Kauffman on getting a mistaken Emmy nomination for Friends, due to a teleprompter error
David Crane and Marta Kauffman on being nominated for an Emmy for Dream On

Judy Crown

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

Jane Curtin

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Jane Curtin on winning Emmy awards for Kate & Allie

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"

William Daniels

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William Daniels on winning Emmy Awards for St. Elsewhere

Madelyn Pugh Davis

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

Ann B. Davis

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

Joe DeTullio

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Joe DeTullio on being nominated for Emmy Awards for Saturday Night Live

John Debney

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John Debney on winning an Emmy for composing for The Young Riders

Sam Denoff

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

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 
George Spiro Dibie on winning his first Emmy 
George Spiro Dibie on winning 2 Emmys for Growing Pains - largely for lighting night scenes
George Spiro Dibie on winning his 5th Emmy for Sister, Sister

Robert Dickinson

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Robert Dickinson on his first Emmy win for lighting on Solid Gold
Robert Dickinson on how winning an Emmy changed his career

Kelley Dixon

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

Elinor Donahue

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

Phil Donahue

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Phil Donahue on winning his first Emmy

Patty Duke

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

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

Stephanie Edwards

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

Hector Elizondo

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

Diane English

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Diane English on winning her first Emmy Award

Danny Epstein

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Danny Epstein on winning Emmys for Music Direction for Sesame Street

Jeff Fager

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

Edie Falco

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

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

Jamie Farr

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

Irving Fein

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

Norman Felton

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Director Norman Felton on Robert Montgomery Presents winning its first Emmy

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

Bob Finkel

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Bob Finkel on directing the first televised Emmy Awards broadcast
Bob Finkel on The Andy Williams Show winning Emmy Awards
Bob Finkel on producing and directing Emmy broadcasts, and winning an Emmy while producing the Emmys
Bob Finkel on what he learned from producing and directing Emmy broadcasts, and applying it to other Awards broadcasts

Tom Fontana

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

John Forsythe

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

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

Sonny Fox

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Sonny Fox on the Television Academy serving the purposes of the Emmy

Richard Frank

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

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!  
John Frankenheimer on directing the Emmy-winnig episode of Playhouse 90 "The Comedian"

Dennis Franz

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Dennis Franz on his Emmy nominations and Emmy awards

Ian Fraser

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Ian Fraser on conducting The Emmy Awards

Gerald Fried

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Gerald Fried on winning an Emmy for the main theme for Roots

Harry Friedman

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

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

William Froug

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

Eileen Fulton

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

Arthur Gardner

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

Brad Garrett

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Brad Garrett on winning Emmys for Everybody Loves Raymond

Frank Gifford

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

Melissa Gilbert

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Melissa Gilbert on being nominated for an Emmy for The Miracle Worker

Paul Michael Glaser

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

Lesli Linka Glatter

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Lesli Linka Glatter on her Emmy nominations for Mad Men and Homeland, and 7 total Emmy nominations (at the time)

Sharon Gless

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

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.
Jerry Goldsmith on composing for the made-for-television movie The Red Pony for which he won an Emmy Award

Julian Gomez

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Julian Gomez on winning Emmy Awards for The Amazing Race

Louis Gossett, Jr.

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Louis Gossett, Jr. on winning an Emmy Award for his role as "Fiddler" in Roots

Carl Gottlieb

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Carl Gottlieb on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour winning Emmy Awards after it was cancelled

Curt Gowdy

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

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

Lee Grant

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Lee Grant on winning an Emmy for her performance on Peyton Place

Walon Green

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Walon Green on NYPD Blue winning the Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama in 1995, and on leaving the show after one year

Robert Guillaume

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Robert Guillaume on winning two Emmy awards

Hal Gurnee

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Hal Gurnee on The David Letterman Show being cancelled after a short run, and on the show winning a Daytime Emmy
Hal Gurnee on being honored with Emmy Awards for his work on Late Show with David Letterman

Donald Hall

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

Earl Hamner, Jr.

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

Dean Hargrove

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Dean Hargrove on being nominated for an Emmy Award for The Bob Newhart Show (which aired 1961-62)
Dean Hargrove on writing for the NBC Mystery Movie wheel series for Columbo (for which he won an Emmy Award) and McCloud

Patricia Heaton

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

Dwight Hemion

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

Danette Herman

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Danette Herman on The Sopranos  reunion at the Emmy Awards

Winifred Hervey

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Winifred Hervey on winning her first Emmy for The Golden Girls

Arthur Hiller

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Arthur Hiller on his Emmy Award nomination for Naked City

Martin Hoade

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

Hal Holbrook

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Hal Holbrook on performing Mark Twain Tonight! on CBS in 1967 and being nominated for an Emmy Award for his performance

Silvio Horta

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Silvio Horta on Ugly Betty's  Emmy nomination

Louis J. Horvitz

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

Ron Howard

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

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

Roy Huggins

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Roy Huggins on Maverick  winning an Emmy

Kim Hunter

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Kim Hunter on receiving various Emmy nominations

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"
Ken Levine and David Isaacs on winning an Emmy for Cheers

Allison Janney

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Allison Janney on her Emmy wins for The West Wing

Al Jean

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Al Jean on The Simpsons ancillary products and Emmy Awards

Herb Jellinek

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Herb Jellinek on ABC getting the The Emmy Awards for three years starting in 1993, and on the "wheel" agreement
Herb Jellinek on adding an The Emmy Awards category for commercials, and on the Television Academy's relationship with the National Academy

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

Lamont Johnson

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

Kathryn Joosten

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Kathryn Joosten on her Emmy wins for Desperate Housewives

Sidney M. Katz

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

Elodie Keene

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Elodie Keene on winning an Emmy for editing L.A. Law
Elodie Keene on winning an Emmy as producer of L.A. Law

Asaad Kelada

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

David E. Kelley

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David E. Kelley on Picket Fences' Emmy wins
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)

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

Don Roy King

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Don Roy King on winning an Emmy Award for The Mike Douglas Show
Don Roy King on winning Emmys for his work on Saturday Night Live

Michael Patrick King

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

Ernest Kinoy

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Ernest Kinoy on winning an Emmy for The Defenders

William Klages

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William Klages on his Emmy nominations and wins

Jack Klugman

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

Harvey Korman

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

Angela Lansbury

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

Vicki Lawrence

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

Norman Lear

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Norman Lear on All in the Family winning Emmy Awards
Norman Lear on All in the Family winning multiple Emmys during its run

David Lee

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

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" 
Ken Levine and David Isaacs on winning an Emmy for Cheers

Barry Levinson

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Barry Levinson on winning two Emmys for his work on The Carol Burnett Show

Steve Levitan

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Steve Levitan on winning multiple Emmys for Modern Family

Judith Light

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

Hal Linden

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Hal Linden on being nominated for and winning Emmy Awards

Art Linkletter

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

Charles Lisanby

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Charles Lisanby on his multiple Emmy wins for production design

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
James L. Loper on a 1993 boycott involving the Emmy Awards

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus on winning an Emmy for her Seinfeld character "Elaine Benes" 
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
Susan Lucci on her notorious Emmy losing streak
Susan Lucci on breaking her Emmy losing streak in 1999

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

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
Bob Mackie on winning an Emmy for Alice Through The Looking Glass

William H. Macy

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William H. Macy on his 1997 Emmy nomination for ER

Jodi Mancuso

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Jodi Mancuso on winning six Emmy Awards for her work on Saturday Night Live and on the challenges of doing prosthetics on the show

Loring Mandel

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Loring Mandel on winning an Emmy for the CBS Playhouse episode "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night"

Anita Mann

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Anita Mann on being nominated for two Emmy Awards for Solid Gold
Anita Mann on choreographing the Miss America Pageant for which she won an Emmy Award

Martin Manulis

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Martin Manulis on receiving numerous Emmy Awards

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
Bob Markell on the Emmy winning episode of The Defenders, "The Madman"
Bob Markell on The Defenders winning further Emmy Awards
Bob Markell on the Emmy winning Bicentennial Minutes

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

Peter Marshall

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Peter Marshall on his Emmy Awards for Hollywood Squares

John A. Martinelli

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

Leslie H. Martinson

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Leslie H. Martinson on directing Maverick and winning an Emmy

Jerry Mathers

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

Beth McCarthy-Miller

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Beth McCarthy-Miller on being nominated for multiple Emmy Awards

Lee Mendelson

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Lee Mendelson on winning and being nominated for several Emmy Awards for his various animated works

S. Epatha Merkerson

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

David Milch

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David Milch on winning Emmys and other awards for NYPD Blue

Walter C. Miller

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Walter C. Miller on directing 'S Wonderful, 'S Marvelous, 'S Gershwin, starring Jack Lemmon and Fred Astaire for which he won an Emmy Award

Don Mischer

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Don Mischer on winning his first Emmy for directing Donahue and Kids 
Don Mischer on producing the Emmy Awards

John Moffitt

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

Ricardo Montalban

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

Rita Moreno

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

Harry Morgan

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On winning an Emmy for M*A*S*H

Thad Mumford

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Thad Mumford on winning an Emmy for The Electric Company

Bill Mumy

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

Jonathan Murray

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Jonathan Murray on winning his first Emmy for Starting Over

Hal Needham

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Hal Needham on his Emmy Award

Bob Newhart

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

Bill Nye

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Bill Nye on Bill Nye, The Science Guy's Emmy wins and accolades
Bill Nye on Bill Nye, The Science Gu y's Emmy wins

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

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
Don Ohlmeyer on producing the 1977 Emmy Awards

Edward James Olmos

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

Suze Orman

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

Gail Parent

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

Marty Pasetta

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Marty Pasetta on directing The Emmy Awards

Timothy Van Patten

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Timothy Van Patten on The White Shadow's Emmy nominations

Alan Perris

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Alan Perris on negotiations for the networks to carry the Emmys
Alan Perris on The Emmy Awards  show
Alan Perris on the significance of the Emmy

Carroll Pratt

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

Jeff Probst

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Jeff Probst on hosting The Emmy Awards  and winning an Emmy

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

Charlotte Rae

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

Hector Ramirez

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

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

Keith Raywood

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Keith Raywood on wining Emmy Awards for his work on the MTV Video Music Awards and Saturday Night Live

Carl Reiner

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

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

Joan Rivers

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Joan Rivers on winning a Daytime Emmy for The Joan Rivers Show

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
Doris Roberts on both she and James Coco winning Emmys for St. Elsewhere
Doris Roberts on her Emmy Award wins, as well as other award wins

Meta Rosenberg

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Meta Rosenberg on winning an Emmy for The Rockford Files

Barney Rosenzweig

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

Stanley Ralph Ross

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Stanley Ralph Ross on writing an episode of All in the Family for which he was nominated for an Emmy Award, and on working with Norman Lear

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
Stanley Rubin on the Emmy nominations for his TV movie, Babe
Stanley Rubin on his Emmy statue for Your Show Time
Stanley Rubin on a picture with his Emmy statue for Your Show Time

Thomas Del Ruth

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Thomas Del Ruth on winning Emmy Awards for The West Wing

Pat Sajak

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

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

Jay Sandrich

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

Isabel Sanford

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

Joseph Sargent

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Joseph Sargent on winning the Emmy for The Marcus Nelson Murders

Thomas Schlamme

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

Arthur Schneider

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Arthur Schneider on editing Lorne Greene's American West, and on winning and being nominated for Emmy Awards

Jan Scott

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Jan Scott on doing art direction for NBC Matinee Theater, and on being nominated for Emmys

John Shaffner

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John Shaffner on winning Emmys for the David Copperfield  specials
John Shaffner on designing the set for The Emmy Awards
John Shaffner on Charlie Sheen's involvement with The Emmy Awards
John Shaffner on reinventing The Emmy Awards

Judith Sheindlin

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Judith Sheindlin on Judge Judy being nominated for Emmy Awards

David Shore

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David Shore on being nominated for an Emmy for an episode of Law and Order
David Shore on House  being nominated for Emmys

John Silva

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

Treva Silverman

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Treva Silverman on The Monkeeswinning Emmy Awards, and on the end of the show
Treva Silverman on being the first female writer to win an Emmy Award
Treva Silverman on winning the "Super" Emmy Award for writing "The Lou and Edie Story" for The Mary Tyler Moore Show
Treva Silverman on submitting Mary Tyler Moore Show scripts for Emmy consideration

Chet Simmons

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Chet Simmons on his sports lifetime achievement Emmy Award

Garry Simpson

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Garry Simpson on winning an Emmy at the 1977 Emmys

John Singleton

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

Erika Slezak

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

Dick Smith

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

Yeardley Smith

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

G.E. Smith

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

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

Herbert F. Solow

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

Aaron Spelling

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

Darren Star

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

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

Bob Stewart

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Producer Bob Stewart on Pyramid's Emmy wins

Norman Stiles

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

Jeffrey Tambor

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Jeffrey Tambor on his Emmy nominations

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

June Taylor

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

Richard Thomas

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

Marlo Thomas

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

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
Grant Tinker on his confrontation with Judd Hirsch at the Emmys

Stanford Tischler

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

Daniel J. Travanti

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Daniel J. Travanti on Hill Street Blues' Emmy wins

Ret Turner

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Ret Turner on where he keeps his Emmys

Leslie Uggams

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Leslie Uggams on winning a Daytime Emmy for Fantasy

Ellen M. Violett

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Ellen M. Violett on her Emmy nominations

W.G. Snuffy Walden

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

Malcolm-Jamal Warner

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

Ruth Warrick

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Ruth Warrick on being nominated for an Emmy for Peyton Place

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"

John Wells

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

Ellen Wheeler

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

Tucker Wiard

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

Joseph M. Wilcots

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Joseph M. Wilcots on being nominated for Emmy Awards for Roots

Dan Wilcox

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

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
Fred Willard on his Emmy nominations

Larry Wilmore

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

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"

Henry Winkler

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

Jonathan Winters

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Jonathan Winters on winning an Emmy for his role on Davis Rules

Ben Wolf

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Ben Wolf on working on the special Brigadoon, for which he won an Emmy
Ben Wolf on shooting various other shows for which he won Emmys

Jane Wyatt

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

Bud Yorkin

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

Leo Yoshimura

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

Alan Zweibel

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Alan Zweibel on the early explosion in the popularity of Saturday Night Live, and on the show winning Emmy Awards

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