PERFORMANCE IN A VARIETY OR MUSIC PROGRAM

George Carlin George Carlin: You Are All Diseased • HBO • Cablestuff Prods.

John Leguizamo John Leguizamo’s Freak • HBO • Lower East Side Films

Dennis Miller Dennis Miller Live • HBO • Happy Family Prods.

Chris Rock The Chris Rock Show • HBO • HBO Downtown Prods., Three Arts Entertainment and Chris Rock Enterprises, Inc.

Tracey Ullman Tracey Takes On… • HBO • Takes On Prods.

VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SERIES

Dennis Miller Live • HBO • Happy Family Prods.Dennis Miller, Kevin C. Slattery, Executive Producers; Eddie Feldmann, Co-Executive Producer; David Feldman, Leah Krinsky, Producers; Colleen Grillo, Coordinating Producer

Late Show With David Letterman• CBS • Worldwide Pants, Inc. Rob Burnett, Executive Producer; Barbara Gaines, Maria Pope, Producers

Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher • ABC • Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, HBO Downtown Prods. and ABCScott Carter, Bill Maher, Nancy Geller, Brad Grey, Bernie Brillstein, Marc Gurvitz, Executive Producers; Doug Wilson, Co-Executive Producer; Kevin Hamburger, Supervising Producer; Joy Dolce, Coordinating Producer

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno • NBC • Big Dog Prods. in association with NBC Studios, Inc.Jay Leno, Consulting Producer; Debbie Vickers, Executive Producer; Patti Grant, Larry Goitia, Supervising Producers

Tracey Takes On… • HBO • Takes On Prods.Allan McKeown, Tracey Ullman, Executive Producers; Stephanie Cone, Producer; Jerry Belson, George McGrath, Consulting Producers; Dick Clement, Ian LaFrenais, Gail Parent, Jenji Kohan, Supervising Producers

VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SPECIAL

71st Annual Academy Awards • ABC • Academy of Motion Picture Arts and SciencesGil Cates, Producer

George Carlin: You Are All Diseased • HBO • Cablestuff Prods.George Carlin, Jerry Hammza, Executive Producers; Kimber Rickabaugh, Rocco Urbisci, Producers

Jerry Seinfeld: I’m Telling You For The Last Time • HBO • A Funny Business Production in association with Columbus 81 Prods., Inc.Jerry Seinfeld, Executive Producer; Marty Callner, Producer; Jeff Thorsen, Line Producer

John Leguizamo’s Freak • HBO • Lower East Side FilmsJohn Leguizamo, Robert Morton, Executive Producers; David Bar Katz, Co-Executive Producer; Denis Biggs, Producer; Krysia Plonka, Coordinating Producer

1998 Tony Awards • CBS • Tony Awards Prods.Walter C. Miller, Executive Producer; Roy A. Somlyo, Supervising Producer; Rosie O’Donnell, Producer

CLASSICAL MUSIC-DANCE PROGRAM

Dance In America: A Hymn For Alvin Ailey (Great Performances) • PBS • A co-production of Roja Prods. and Thirteen/WNETOrlando Bagwell, Producer/Director/Writer; Jac Venza, Executive Producer

Ellington At 100 – New York Philharmonic And Jazz At Lincoln Center (Live From Lincoln Center) • PBS • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.John Goberman, Producer; Marc Bauman, Coordinating Producer

Itzhak Perlman: Fiddling For The Future • PBS • A Production of The Four Oaks Foundation and Thirteen/WNETMargaret Smilow, Producer; Alan Miller, Director; Itzhak Perlman, Performer; Jac Venza, Executive Producer

New York City Ballet: Tchaikovsky’s “Swan Lake” (Live From Lincoln Center) • PBS • Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.John Goberman, Producer; Marc Bauman, Coordinating Producer

“A Streetcar Named Desire” From The San Francisco Opera (Great Performances) PBS • A production of the San Francisco Opera & Thirteen/WNET, RM Associates & Deutsche GrammaphonDavid Horn, Jac Venza, Lotfi Mansouri, Nigel Boon, Jane Seymour, Barbara Bellini Witkowski, Executive Producers; John Walker, Judy Flannery, Kate Gaitley, Producers; Kirk Browning, Director; Andre Previn, Conductor

CHILDREN’S PROGRAM (Area Award: Possibility of one or more than one award.)

Nick News Special Edition: The Clinton Crisis • NIC • Nickelodeon and Lucky Duck Prods.Linda Ellerbee, Rolfe Tessem, Executive Producers; Mark Lyons, Senior Producer; Anne-Marie Cunniffe, Producer

Rosie O’Donnell’s Kids Are Punny • HBO • HBO Original ProgrammingRosie O’Donnell, Sheila Nevins, Executive Producers; Carole Rosen, Senior Producer; Amy Schatz, Producer; Diane Kolyer, Line Producer

Rugrats • NIC • Klasky Csupo, Inc.Arlene Klasky, Gabor Csupo, Executive Producers; Eryk Casemiro, Margot Pipkin, Coordinating Producers; Cella Nicholls Duffy, Producer

The Truth About Drinking: The Teen Files • SYN • An Arnold Shapiro Production in association with Paramount Stations GroupArnold Shapiro, Executive Producer; Allison Grodner, Supervising Producer; Mike Rabb, Producer

A Winnie The Pooh Thanksgiving • ABC • Walt Disney Television AnimationProduced by Walt Disney Television Animation

NON-FICTION SPECIAL (Area Award: Possibility of one or more than one award.)

Avalanche: The White Death (National Geographic Specials) • NBC • National Geographic SpecialsNicolas Noxon, Executive Producer; Barry Nye, Producer/Director; Steven Reich, Writer

Dying To Tell The Story • TBS • Turner Original Prods. and Creative VisionsKathy Eldon, Executive Producer; Kyra Thompson, Producer/Writer/Director; Victoria Waldock, Producer; Jacoba Atlas, Supervising Producer

The Farm: Life Inside Angola Prison • A&E • A&E Television NetworksJonathan Stack, Liz Garbus, Producers; Gayle Gilman, Supervising Producer; Michael Cascio, Executive Producer

Lenny Bruce: Swear To Tell The Truth • HBO • Whyaduck Prods., Inc. in association with HBO Documentary FilmsRobert B. Weide, Producer/Director/Writer; Anthony Radziwell, Supervising Producer; Sheila Nevins, Executive Producer

Little Dieter Needs To Fly: Escape From Laos (Cinemax Reel Life) • MAX • Werner Herzog Film ProducktionsWerner Herzog, Producer/Writer/Director; Lucki Stipetic, Andre Singer, Producers; Nancy Abraham, Supervising Producer; Sheila Nevins, Executive Producer

Thug Life In D.C. • HBO • Blowback Prods., Inc., a division of Offline Entertainment GroupMarc Levin, Producer/Director; Daphne Pinkerson, Producer; Nancy Abraham, Supervising Producer; Sheila Nevins, Executive Producer

NON-FICTION SERIES (Area Award: Possibility of one or more than one award.)

The American Experience • PBS • David Grubin Production, Inc. in association with The American ExperienceMargaret Drain, Executive Producer; Mark Samels, Senior Producer

American Masters • PBS • A co-production of Thirteen/WNET with Unitel (Kirch Group) & NHK in association with Channel FourSusan Lacy, Executive Producer; Tamar Hacker, Senior Producer

The Awful Truth With Michael Moore • BRV • United Broadcasting Inc. for Channel 4 UK in association with BravoMichael Moore, Kathleen Glynn, Executive Producers; Ellin Baumel, Producer; Dave Hamilton, Supervising Producer; Tia Lessin, Senior Producer; Ann Cohen, Head Writer; Francis Gasparini, Jay Martel, Nick McKinney, Henriette Mantel, Writers

Biography • A&E • Peter Jones Prods., Inc. for A&E NetworkCarolanne Dolan, Supervising Producer; Michael Cascio, Peter Jones, Executive Producers

Inside The Actors Studio • BRV • Actors Studio/In The Moment Production/Bravo/BetelgeuseJames Lipton, Executive Producer/Writer/Host; Michael Kostel, Producer; Jeff Wurtz, Director; Vienna Steiner, Frances Berwick, Executive Producers

ANIMATED PROGRAM (For programming one hour or less.)

Futurama • A Big Piece Of Garbage • FOX • Curiosity Company Prods. in association with Twentieth Century FoxMatt Groening, David Cohen, Executive Producers; Ken Keeler, Eric Horsted, Co-Executive Producers; Brian Cowan, J. Stewart Burns, Patric M. Verrone, Jason Grode, Producers; Tom Gammill, Max Pross, Richard Raynis, Consulting Producers; Claudia Katz, Animation Producer; Lewis Morton, Producer/Writer; Susie Dietter, Director

King Of The Hill • And They Call It Bobby Love • FOX • Deedle-Dee Prods., Judgemental Films and 3Arts Entertainment in association with 20th Century Fox TVGreg Daniels, Mike Judge, Howard Klein, Michael Rotenberg, Richard Appel, Executive Producers; Jonathan Collier, Co-Executive Producer; Jonathan Aibel, Glenn Berger, Alan R. Cohen, Alan Freedland, Supervising Producers; Joe Boucher, Johnny Hardwick, Paul Lieberstein, Producers; Norm Hiscock, Producer/Writer; Jim Dauterive, Mark McJimsey, Co-Producers; Jon Vitti, Cheryl Holliday, Richard Raynis, David Zuckerman, Consulting Producers; Wes Archer, Supervising Director; Cyndi Tang, Director; Lolee Aries, David Pritchard, Animation Executive Producers; Michael Wolf, Animation Producer

The PJs • He’s Gotta Have It • FOX • Imagine Television, The Murphy Company and The Will Vinton Studios in association with Touchstone TVSteve Tompkins, Larry Wilmore, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Tony Krantz, Eddie Murphy, Will Vinton, Tom Turpin, Executive Producers; Bill Freiberger, David Flebotte, Supervising Producers; Mary Sandell, David Bleiman, Michael Price, J. Michael Mendel, Producers

The Powerpuff Girls • Bubble-Vicious Bare Facts • CTN • Hanna-Barbera CartoonsCraig McCracken, Director; Jason Butler Rote, Amy Rogers, Writers; Genndy Tartakovsky, Producer

The Simpsons • Viva Ned Flanders • FOX • Gracie Films in association with Twentieth Century Fox TelevisionMike Scully, David S. Cohen, Matt Groening, James L. Brooks, Sam Simon, Executive Producers; George Meyer, Ian Maxtone-Graham, Al Jean, Co-Executive Producers; Dan Greaney, Ron Hauge, Donick Cary, Supervising Producers; Brian Scully, Julie Thacker, Larina Jean Adamson, Colin A.B.V. Lewis, J. Michael Mendel, Bonita Pietila, Richard Raynis, Richard Sakai, Denise Sirkot, Carolyn Omine, Tom Martin, Producers; Larry Doyle, Matt Selman, Co-Producers; Jace Richdale, Frank Mula, Tom Gammill, Max Pross, David Mirkin, Consulting Producers; David M. Stern, Consulting Producer/Writer; Lolee Aries, David Pritchard, Phil Roman, Animation Executive Producers; Michael Wolf, Animation Producer; Joel Kuwahara, Animation Co-Producer; Neil Affleck, Director

ANIMATED PROGRAM (For programming more than one hour) Area Award: Possibility of one or more than one award

Our Friend Martin • STZ • DIC EntertainmentAndy Heyward, Robby London, Mike Maliani, Phillip Jones, Executive Producers; Janice Sonski, Coordinating Producer; Vincenzo Tripetti, Rob Smiley, Directors; Dawn Comer, Chris Simmons, Writers

Todd McFarlane’s Spawn • HBO • Todd McFarlane Entertainment/HBO Original ProgrammingTodd McFarlane, Executive Producer; John Leekley, Co-Executive Producer/Writer; Randall J. White, Producer; Brad Rader, Jennifer Yuh, Tom Nelson, Chuck Patton, Mike Vosburg, Directors; Rebekah Bradford, Writer

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