American Television Writer

Norman Lear

  • Jul 27, 1922 (age 98)
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2019
The Kelly Clarkson Show
TV ShowSep 9, 2019

The Kelly Clarkson Show

The Kelly Clarkson Show is …
The Kelly Clarkson Show is an American daytime television variety talk show hosted by American singer Kelly Clarkson. The show also features segments about "everyday people". Produced and distributed by NBCUniversal Television, it premiered on September 9, 2019, in first-run syndication.
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Award2019

Outstanding Variety Special (Live)

Won award for "Live in Front of a Studio Audience".
Primetime Emmy Award
Nomination2019

Outstanding Variety Special (Live)

Nominated for "Live in Front of a Studio Audience".
Primetime Emmy Award
2017
If You're Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast
MovieMay 19, 2017

If You're Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast

Carl Reiner presents the …
Carl Reiner presents the stories of people in the over ninety age category who display exceptional success in combating common aspects of aging. Growing old is what you make of it. The stars of this show sing dance joke and philosophize about how to stay young at heart.
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2012
Award2012

Founders

Won International Emmy Award For Founders.
International Emmy Award
2009
The Dr. Oz Show
TV ShowSep 14, 2009

The Dr. Oz Show

The Dr. Oz Show is an American daytime television talk series. …
The Dr. Oz Show is an American daytime television talk series. Each episode has segments on health, wellness and medical information, sometimes including true crime stories and celebrity interviews. It is co-produced by Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Productions and distributed by Sony Pictures Television.
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2006
Award2006

PGA Lifetime Achievement Award In Tel…

Won PGA Lifetime Achievement Award In Television.
2003
Real Time with Bill Maher
TV ShowFeb 21, 2003

Real Time with Bill Maher

Real Time with Bill Maher is …
Real Time with Bill Maher is a talk show that airs weekly on HBO, hosted by comedian and political satirist Bill Maher. Much like his previous series Politically Incorrect on Comedy Central and later ABC, Real Time features a panel of guests who discuss current events in politics and the media. Unlike the previous show, guests are usually better versed in the subject matter: more experts such as journalists, professors, and politicians participate in the panel, and fewer actors and celebrities are included.
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1999
Nomination1999

TCA Career Achievement Award

Nominated for TCA Career Achievement Award.
Award1999

TCA Career Achievement Award

Won TCA Career Achievement Award.
1997
Channel Umptee-3
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TV ShowOct 25, 1997

Channel Umptee-3

Channel Umptee-3 (also known simply as Umptee-3) is a …
Channel Umptee-3 (also known simply as Umptee-3) is a Saturday morning animated television series created by Jim George and produced by Norman Lear. It aired on The WB as part of the Kids' WB programming block in 1997. This one-season cartoon show was designed to teach kids to appreciate the wonders of everyday things, such as sleep and water. The title is derived from the fictitious number "umpteen". It was also the last television series that Lear was involved in as an executive producer until the 2017 reboot of One Day at a Time.
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South Park
TV ShowAug 13, 1997

South Park

South Park is an American animated sitcom created by …
South Park is an American animated sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone and developed by Brian Graden for the Comedy Central television network. The series revolves around four boys—Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, Eric Cartman, and Kenny McCormick—and their exploits in and around the titular Colorado town. The show became infamous for its profanity and dark, surreal humor that satirizes a wide range of topics towards a mature audience.
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The View
TV ShowAug 11, 1997

The View

The View is an American talk show that was conceived by …
The View is an American talk show that was conceived by broadcast journalist Barbara Walters. It has aired on ABC as part of the network's daytime programming block since August 11, 1997. In its twenty-third season, the show features a multi-generational panel of women, who discuss the day's "Hot Topics" such as sociopolitical and entertainment news. In addition to the conversation segments, the panel also conducts interviews with prominent figures, such as celebrities and politicians. Production of the show was originally held in ABC Television Studio 23 in New York City. In 2014, it relocated to ABC Broadcast Center, also in New York City.
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1996
Everybody Loves Raymond
TV ShowSep 13, 1996

Everybody Loves Raymond

Everybody Loves Raymond …
Everybody Loves Raymond is an American sitcom television series created by Philip Rosenthal that aired on CBS from September 13, 1996, to May 16, 2005, with a total of 210 episodes spanning over nine seasons. It was produced by Where's Lunch and Worldwide Pants, in association with HBO Independent Productions. The cast members are Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, Brad Garrett, Doris Roberts, Peter Boyle, Madylin Sweeten, and Monica Horan. Most episodes of the nine season series were filmed in front of a live studio audience, with a few exceptions.
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Access Hollywood
TV ShowSep 9, 1996

Access Hollywood

Access Hollywood, formerly known as Access from 2017 to …
Access Hollywood, formerly known as Access from 2017 to 2019, is an American weekday television entertainment news program that premiered on September 9, 1996. It covers events and celebrities in the entertainment industry. It was created by former Entertainment Tonight executive producer Jim Van Messel, and is currently executive produced by Maureen FitzPatrick and directed by Richard Plotkin. In previous years, Doug Dougherty, Christopher A. Berry and Kim Anastasia directed the program. Access Hollywood primarily focuses on news in the music, television, and film industries.
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The Daily Show
TV ShowJul 22, 1996

The Daily Show

The Daily Show is an American late-night talk and news …
The Daily Show is an American late-night talk and news satire television program. It airs each Monday through Thursday on Comedy Central. Describing itself as a fake news program, The Daily Show draws its comedy and satire from recent news stories, political figures, media organizations, and often uses self-referential humor as well.
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1994
704 Hauser
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TV ShowApr 11, 1994

704 Hauser

704 Hauser is an American sitcom television series and a spin …
704 Hauser is an American sitcom television series and a spin-off of All in the Family (the final of several) that aired on CBS from April 11 to May 9, 1994. The series is built around the concept of a black family, the Cumberbatch Family, moving into the former Queens home of Archie Bunker years after Bunker had sold the house located at 704 Hauser Street. The All in the Family character Joey Stivic, Archie's grandson (played by Casey Siemaszko), makes a cameo in the first episode.
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1993
Award1993

TV Writing Achievement

Won Laurel Award for TV …
Won Laurel Award for TV Writing Achievement.
Laurel Award
1992
The Powers That Be
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TV ShowMar 7, 1992

The Powers That Be

The Powers That Be is an American sitcom television …
The Powers That Be is an American sitcom television series that aired on NBC from March 7, 1992 to January 16, 1993. The series was created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, and Norman Lear served as executive producer.
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1991
Fried Green Tomatoes
MovieDec 27, 1991

Fried Green Tomatoes

Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one …
Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny.
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Sunday Dinner
TV ShowJun 2, 1991

Sunday Dinner

Sunday Dinner is an American sitcom television series …
Sunday Dinner is an American sitcom television series which aired on CBS from June 2, 1991, until July 7, 1991. The series was produced by Norman Lear, and marked his return to television producing after an absence of several years. Lear's current wife Lyn Davis Lear served as co-producer on the series, which was the first official Lear show to be made under his latest production marquee Act III Television.
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Outstanding Informational Special
Nomination1991

Outstanding Informational Special

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
1989
The Simpsons
TV ShowDec 17, 1989

The Simpsons

The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by …
The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series is a satirical depiction of working-class life, epitomized by the Simpson family, which consists of Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie. The show is set in the fictional town of Springfield and parodies American culture and society, television, and the human condition.
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1987
Lyn Lear
MarriageSeptember 1987

Lyn Lear

Married Lyn Lear.
Biography
TV ShowApr 6, 1987

Biography

Biography is an American documentary television …
Biography is an American documentary television series and media franchise created in the 1960s by David L. Wolper and owned by A&E Networks since 1987. Each episode depicts the life of a notable person with narration, on-camera interviews, photographs, and stock footage. The show originally ran in syndication in 1962–1964, and in 1979, on A&E from 1987 to 2006, and on The Biography Channel (later Bio, now FYI) from 2006 to 2012. After a five-year hiatus, the franchise was relaunched in 2017. Over the years, the Biography media franchise has expanded domestically and internationally, spinning off several cable television channels, a website, a children's program, a line of books and records, and a series of made-for-TV movies, specials, and miniseries, among other media properties. Biography has won a Peabody Award (1962) and three Emmy Awards (1997, 1999, 2002).
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1985
Nomination1985

Outstanding Television Movie

Nominated for "Heartsounds".
Primetime Emmy Award
1984
a.k.a. Pablo
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TV ShowMar 6, 1984

a.k.a. Pablo

a.k.a. Pablo is an American sitcom television series starring Paul …
a.k.a. Pablo is an American sitcom television series starring Paul Rodriguez that aired on ABC from March 6 to April 10, 1984. It was executive produced by Norman Lear.
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1982
Nomination1982

Outstanding Writing - Variety Series

Nominated for "I Love Liberty".
Primetime Emmy Award
1981
Entertainment Tonight
TV ShowSep 14, 1981

Entertainment Tonight

Entertainment Tonight (or …
Entertainment Tonight (or simply ET) is an American first-run syndicated entertainment television newsmagazine that is distributed by CBS Television Distribution throughout the United States and owned by CBS Interactive.
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1980
Palmerstown, U.S.A.
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TV ShowMar 20, 1980

Palmerstown, U.S.A.

Palmerstown, U.S.A. (shortened to Palmerstown in March 1981) …
Palmerstown, U.S.A. (shortened to Palmerstown in March 1981) is a television drama series that aired on CBS from March 20, 1980 to June 9, 1981. It was created by Norman Lear and Alex Haley, whose childhood was the basis for the series. It tells the story of two nine-year-old boys in the rural Southern community of Palmerstown who become best friends during the Great Depression, despite one being black and the other being white.
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1979
Archie Bunker's Place
TV ShowSep 23, 1979

Archie Bunker's Place

Archie Bunker's Place is an …
Archie Bunker's Place is an American sitcom television series produced as a spin-off continuation of All in the Family that aired on CBS from September 23, 1979, to April 4, 1983. While not as popular as its predecessor, the show maintained a large enough audience to last for four seasons, until its cancellation in 1983. In its first season, the show performed so well that it knocked Mork & Mindy out of its new Sunday night time slot (a year earlier, during its first season, Mork & Mindy had been the No. 3 show on television.)
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The Facts of Life
TV ShowAug 24, 1979

The Facts of Life

The Facts of Life is an American sitcom television series …
The Facts of Life is an American sitcom television series created by Dick Clair and Jenna McMahon, and a spin-off of Diff'rent Strokes that originally aired on NBC from August 24, 1979, to May 7, 1988, making it one of the longest-running sitcoms of the 1980s. The series focuses on Edna Garrett (Charlotte Rae) as she becomes a housemother (and from the second season onward, a dietitian as well) at the fictional Eastland School, an all-girls boarding school in Peekskill, New York.
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1978
In the Beginning
TV ShowSep 20, 1978

In the Beginning

In the Beginning is an American sitcom originally created by …
In the Beginning is an American sitcom originally created by Norman Lear, Jim Mulligan, and Norman Steinberg and produced by Lear's Tandem Productions company. The show aired on CBS from September 20 to October 18, 1978, and was cancelled after its first five episodes aired.
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America 2-Night
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TV ShowApr 10, 1978

America 2-Night

America 2-Night is the continuation of the talk-show parody …
America 2-Night is the continuation of the talk-show parody series Fernwood 2 Night, broadcast weeknights from April to July 1978. As on Fernwood, Barth Gimble (Martin Mull) was the host and Fred Willard appeared as sidekick/announcer Jerry Hubbard. Frank De Vol also returned as bandleader Happy Kyne.
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Award1978

Valentine Davies Award

Won Valentine Davies Award.
1977
Fernwood 2 Night
TV ShowJul 4, 1977

Fernwood 2 Night

Fernwood 2 Night (or Fernwood Tonight) is a comedic …
Fernwood 2 Night (or Fernwood Tonight) is a comedic television program that was broadcast weeknights from July 1977 to September 1977. It was created by Norman Lear and produced by Alan Thicke as a spin-off/summer replacement from Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman. It was a parody talk show, hosted by Barth Gimble (Martin Mull) and sidekick/announcer Jerry Hubbard (Fred Willard), complete with a stage band, "Happy Kyne and the Mirthmakers" (featuring Frank De Vol as the dour "Happy" Kyne, and Tommy Tedesco as one of the guitarists). Barth was purportedly the twin brother of Garth Gimble from Mary Hartman.
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All That Glitters
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TV ShowApr 18, 1977

All That Glitters

All That Glitters is an American sitcom by producer Norman …
All That Glitters is an American sitcom by producer Norman Lear. It consisted of 65 episodes and aired between April 18 and July 15, 1977, in broadcast syndication. The show, a spoof of the soap opera format, depicted the trials and tribulations of a group of executives at the Globatron corporation. The twist of the series was that it was set within a world of complete role-reversal: Women were the "stronger sex," the executives and breadwinners, while the "weaker sex" – the men – were the secretaries or stay-at-home househusbands. Men were often treated as sex objects.
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Peabody Award
Award1977

Peabody Award

Won award for "All in the Family".
1976
The Nancy Walker Show
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TV ShowSep 30, 1976

The Nancy Walker Show

The Nancy Walker Show is …
The Nancy Walker Show is an American sitcom television series that aired on ABC from September 30, 1976, to December 23, 1976. The series, produced by Norman Lear, was a starring vehicle for Nancy Walker after she gained a new-found television following as both the McMillans' housekeeper Mildred on McMillan & Wife and as Rhoda Morgenstern's mother Ida Morgenstern on Rhoda.
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All's Fair
TV ShowSep 20, 1976

All's Fair

All's Fair is an American television sitcom from Norman Lear …
All's Fair is an American television sitcom from Norman Lear that aired one season on CBS from 1976 to 1977. The series co-starred Richard Crenna as a conservative political columnist and Bernadette Peters as a liberal photographer, and their romantic mismatch because of age and political opinions. The program also featured Michael Keaton in an early role as Lanny Wolf. Peters was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her role.
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Outstanding Comedy Series
Nomination1976

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Special Classification Of Outstanding Program Achievement
Nomination1976

Special Classification Of Outstanding Pr…

Nominated for "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman".
Primetime Emmy Award
1975
One Day at a Time
TV ShowDec 16, 1975

One Day at a Time

One Day at a Time is an American sitcom television series that …
One Day at a Time is an American sitcom television series that aired on CBS from December 16, 1975, until May 28, 1984. It starred Bonnie Franklin as a divorced mother raising two teenaged daughters in Indianapolis. The daughters were played by Mackenzie Phillips and Valerie Bertinelli.
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Good Morning America
TV ShowNov 3, 1975

Good Morning America

Good Morning America (GMA) is an American morning …
Good Morning America (GMA) is an American morning television show that is broadcast on ABC. It debuted on November 3, 1975, and first expanded to weekends with the debut of a Sunday edition on January 3, 1993. The Sunday edition was canceled in 1999; weekend editions returned on both Saturdays and Sundays on September 4, 2004. The weekday program airs from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. in all U.S. time zones (live in the Eastern Time Zone and on tape delay elsewhere across the country). The Saturday and Sunday editions are one hour long and are transmitted to ABC's stations live at 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time, although stations in some markets air them at different times. Viewers in the Pacific Time Zone receive an updated feed with a specialized opening and updated live reports. A third hour of the weekday broadcast aired from 2007 to 2008, exclusively on ABC News Now.
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Saturday Night Live
TV ShowOct 11, 1975

Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live …
Saturday Night Live (SNL) is an American late-night live television variety show created by Lorne Michaels and developed by Dick Ebersol. The show premiered on NBC on October 11, 1975, under the original title NBC's Saturday Night. The show's comedy sketches, which often parody contemporary culture and politics, are performed by a large and varying cast of repertory and newer cast members. Each episode is hosted by a celebrity guest, who usually delivers the opening monologue and performs in sketches with the cast as with featured performances by a musical guest. An episode normally begins with a cold open sketch that ends with someone breaking character and proclaiming, "Live from New York, it's Saturday Night!", properly beginning the show.
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Hot l Baltimore
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TV ShowJan 24, 1975

Hot l Baltimore

Hot l Baltimore released.
The Jeffersons
TV ShowJan 18, 1975

The Jeffersons

The Jeffersons is an American sitcom television series that …
The Jeffersons is an American sitcom television series that was broadcast on CBS from January 18, 1975, to July 2, 1985, lasting 11 seasons and a total of 253 episodes. The Jeffersons is one of the longest-running sitcoms, the second-longest-running American series with a primarily African American cast (surpassed in 2012 by Tyler Perry's House of Payne by one episode, though The Jeffersons ran for more seasons), and the first to prominently feature a married interracial couple.
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Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1975

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Golden Globe Award
1974
Good Times
TV ShowFeb 8, 1974

Good Times

Good Times is an American sitcom television series that aired for …
Good Times is an American sitcom television series that aired for six seasons on CBS, from February 8, 1974 to August 1, 1979. Created by Eric Monte and Mike Evans and developed by executive producer Norman Lear, it was television's first African American two-parent family sitcom. Good Times is a spin-off of Maude, itself a spin-off of All in the Family.
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Outstanding Comedy Series
Nomination1974

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1974

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "Maude".
Golden Globe Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1974

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Golden Globe Award
1973
The Thief Who Came to Dinner
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MovieMar 1, 1973

The Thief Who Came to Dinner

A computer programmer …
A computer programmer decides to become a thief. And when he starts making waves an insurance investigator hounds him. He also meets a woman who becomes his accomplice.
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Outstanding Comedy Series
Award1973

Outstanding Comedy Series

Won award for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding New Series
Nomination1973

Outstanding New Series

Nominated for "Maude".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Nomination1973

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Award1973

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Won award for "All in the Family".
Golden Globe Award
Outstanding Comedy Series
Nomination1973

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "Maude".
Primetime Emmy Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1973

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Golden Globe Award
Outstanding Comedy Series
Nomination1973

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1973

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "Sanford and Son".
Golden Globe Award
1972
Maude
TV ShowSep 12, 1972

Maude

Maude is an American sitcom television series that was …
Maude is an American sitcom television series that was originally broadcast on the CBS network from September 12, 1972, until April 22, 1978. Maude stars Beatrice Arthur as Maude Findlay, an outspoken, middle-aged, politically liberal woman living in suburban Tuckahoe, Westchester County, New York, with her fourth husband, household appliance store owner Walter Findlay (Bill Macy). Maude embraces the tenets of women's liberation, always votes for Democratic Party candidates, and advocates for civil rights and racial and gender equality. However, her overbearing and sometimes domineering personality often gets her into trouble when speaking about these issues.
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Sanford and Son
TV ShowJan 14, 1972

Sanford and Son

Sanford and Son is an American sitcom television series that …
Sanford and Son is an American sitcom television series that ran on the NBC television network from January 14, 1972, to March 25, 1977. It was based on the BBC Television program Steptoe and Son, which had its original broadcast run in the United Kingdom from 1962 to 1965.
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Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Nomination1972

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1972

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Golden Globe Award
Outstanding Comedy Series
Award1972

Outstanding Comedy Series

Won award for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Comedy Series
Nomination1972

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Television Movie
Nomination1972

Outstanding Television Movie

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1972

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "Maude".
Golden Globe Award
Outstanding Single Program - Drama Or Comedy
Nomination1972

Outstanding Single Program - Drama Or …

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
1971
Cold Turkey
MovieFeb 19, 1971

Cold Turkey

Hoping for positive publicity, a tobacco company offers $25 …
Hoping for positive publicity, a tobacco company offers $25 million to any American town that quits smoking for 30 days. Amidst a media frenzy, Eagle Rock, Iowa accepts the challenge while the company's PR man tries to sabotage the effort.
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All in the Family
TV ShowJan 12, 1971

All in the Family

All in the Family is an American sitcom television series that …
All in the Family is an American sitcom television series that was originally broadcast on the CBS television network for nine seasons, from January 12, 1971, to April 8, 1979. The following September, it was continued with the spin-off series Archie Bunker's Place, which picked up where All in the Family had ended and ran for four more seasons through 1983.
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Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Nomination1971

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
Nomination1971

Best Television Series – Musical or Com…

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Golden Globe Award
Outstanding Comedy Series
Award1971

Outstanding Comedy Series

Won award for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding New Series
Nomination1971

Outstanding New Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding Comedy Series
Nomination1971

Outstanding Comedy Series

Nominated for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
Outstanding New Series
Award1971

Outstanding New Series

Won award for "All in the Family".
Primetime Emmy Award
1968
The Night They Raided Minsky's
MovieDec 21, 1968

The Night They Raided Minsky's

A naive Amish young woman …
A naive Amish young woman runs away from her home in Pennsylvania to New York City where she hopes to act in religious stage plays but ends up performing in Burlesque theatre.
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Best Written Comedy
Nomination1968

Best Written Comedy

Nominated for "Divorce American Style".
Writers Guild Of America Award
1967
Divorce American Style
MovieJun 21, 1967

Divorce American Style

After 17 years, things have …
After 17 years, things have got too predictable and stale. They argue, they visit a marriage counselor, Richard (drunk) visits a prostitute. They split up. After meeting other people, they ...
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Best Original Screenplay
Nomination1967

Best Original Screenplay

Nominated for "Divorce American Style".
Academy Award
1964
Jeopardy!
TV ShowMar 30, 1964

Jeopardy!

Jeopardy! is an American television game show created by Merv …
Jeopardy! is an American television game show created by Merv Griffin. The show features a quiz competition in which contestants are presented with general knowledge clues in the form of answers, and must phrase their responses in the form of questions. The original daytime version debuted on NBC on March 30, 1964, and aired until January 3, 1975. A weekly nighttime syndicated edition aired from September 1974 to September 1975, and a revival, The All-New Jeopardy!, ran on NBC from October 1978 to March 1979. The current version, a daily syndicated show produced by Sony Pictures Television, premiered on September 10, 1984.
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1963
Come Blow Your Horn
MovieJun 5, 1963

Come Blow Your Horn

Leaving home, young Buddy Baker arrives unannounced at the …
Leaving home, young Buddy Baker arrives unannounced at the luxurious Manhattan apartment of his older brother, Alan, a swinging girl chasing bachelor who prefers his carefree life to working in the family business. Pleased at his brother's show of independence, Alan introduces him to New York night life. Their father is unhappy at Alan's mentoring and the loss of an important account. Buddy is so successful that he soon takes over his brother's liquor cabinet and his girl friends. After giving up a woman who lives in the same building, Alan gets beaten by the husband of another conquest. Scared off, Alan alienates his favorite girl friend, Connie, staying away from all commitment. Hit by the futility of his life, Alan urges Buddy to end his swinging life style, but Buddy is having too good a time. After their argument jolts Alan proposes to Connie. Following their marriage, Alan helps their parents reconcile, works seriously in the family business and turns his bachelor pad over to his brother.
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1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
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TV ShowOct 1, 1962

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

The Tonight Show Starring …
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is an American talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under the Tonight Show franchise that aired on NBC from October 1, 1962 through May 22, 1992. It originally aired during late-night. For its first decade, Johnny Carson's The Tonight Show was based at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, with some episodes recorded at NBC's West Coast studios in Burbank, California; on May 1, 1972, the show moved to Burbank as its main venue and remained there exclusively after May 1973 until Carson's retirement. In 2002, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was ranked No. 12 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time, and in 2013 it was ranked No. 22 on their list of 60 Best Series.
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1959
The Deputy
TV ShowSep 12, 1959

The Deputy

The Deputy is an American western series that aired on NBC …
The Deputy is an American western series that aired on NBC from 1959 to 1961. The series stars Henry Fonda as Chief Marshal Simon Fry of the Arizona Territory and Allen Case as Deputy Clay McCord, a storekeeper who tried to avoid using a gun.
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1956
Frances Lear
MarriageDecember 1956

Frances Lear

Frances Lear (née Loeb, July 14, 1923 – September 30, 1996) …
Frances Lear (née Loeb, July 14, 1923 – September 30, 1996) was an American activist, magazine publisher, editor and writer.
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1952
Today
TV ShowJan 14, 1952

Today

Today, also called The Today Show, is an American news …
Today, also called The Today Show, is an American news and talk morning television show that airs on NBC. The program debuted on January 14, 1952. It was the first of its genre on American television and in the world, and after 68 years of broadcasting it is the fifth-longest-running American television series.
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1922
Norman Lear
BirthJuly 1922

Norman Lear

Norman Lear was born.
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