FILMSCREENPLAY WRITTEN DIRECTLY FOR THE SCREEN “As Good As It Gets” — Mark Andrus, James L. Brooks, story by Andrus (TriStar Pictures) SCREENPLAY BASED ON MATERIAL PREVIOUSLY PRODUCED OR PUBLISHED “L.A. Confidential” — Brian Helgeland, Curtis Hanson, based on the novel by James Ellroy (Warner Bros.)
TELEVISIONORIGINAL LONGFORM “The Summer of Ben Tyler” –Robert Inman, Hallmark Hall of Fame Prods.(ABC) ADAPTED LONGFORM “Bastard Out of Carolina” –Anne Meredith, based on the book by Dorothy Allison, Out of Carolina Prods. (TNT) EPISODIC DRAMA “Entrapment” (“Law & Order”) — Rene Balcer & Richard Sweren, Universal Television (NBC) EPISODIC COMEDY “The Fatigues” (“Seinfeld”) –Gregg Kavet & Andy Robin, Castle Rock (NBC) DAYTIME SERIALS “General Hospital” — Meg Bennett, Richard Culliton, Karen Harris, Craig Heller, Janet Iacobuzio, Elizabeth Korte, Bill Levinson, Eleanor Mancusi, Patrick Mulcahey, Lynda Myles, Judith Pinsker, Mary Ryan, Courtney Simon, Michele Val Jean, Christopher Whitesell, Garin Wolf (ABC) CHILDREN’S SCRIPT “The Song of the Zubble-Wump” (“The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss”) — David Steven Cohen, Jim Henson Prods. “Elmo Saves Christmas” (“Sesame Street”) — Christine Ferraro & Tony Geiss, Children’s Television Workshop DOCUMENTARY CURRENT EVENTS “Why Can’t We Live Together?” (“Dateline NBC”) — Craig Leake, Scripps Howard News Prods. (NBC) DOCUMENTARY OTHER THAN CURRENT EVENTS “The Secret White House Tapes” (“Investigative Report”) — Carol L. Fleisher & William Doyle (A&E) NEWS: REGULARLY SCHEDULED, BULLETIN OR BREAKING REPORT “Diana, Princess of Wales” (“CBS News Sunday Morning”) — Thomas A. Harris (CBS) “The Conviction of Timothy Mcveigh” (“CBS Evening News With Dan Rather”) — Jerry Cipriano, Paul Fischer, Tom Phillips (CBS) NEWS: ANALYSIS, FEATURE OR COMMENTARY “48 Hours” — Greg Kandra (CBS)
RADIODOCUMENTARY “Jackie Robinson: His Life and Legacy” — Thomas A. Sabella (CBS Radio Network) NEWS: REGULARLY SCHEDULED, BULLETIN OR BREAKING REPORT “World News This Week” — Julia Kathan (ABC Network Radio) NEWS: ANALYSIS, FEATURE OR COMMENTARY “A Time to Die” (“Perspective”) — Mike Silverstein (ABC Network Radio) ON-AIR PROMOTION “NBC Promotions” — Gabrielle Becker (WNBC)
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