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2006 Emmy nominations list – part 1

Read analysis of the nominations

See second part of nominees list

And the nominees are…

COMEDY SERIES
“Arrested Development”, FOX, Imagine Television and The Hurwitz Company in association with 20th Century, Fox Television
” Curb Your Enthusiasm”, HBO, HBO Entertainment,
“The Office”, NBC, Deedle Dee Productions, Reveille, LLC in association with NBC Universal Television Studios
“Scrubs”, NBC, Touchstone Television
“Two And A Half Men”, CBS, Chuck Lorre Productions,Inc., The Tannenbaum Company in association with Warner Bros. Television Productions, a Division of WB Studio Enterprises Inc.

DRAMA SERIES
“Grey’s Anatomy”, ABC, Touchstone Television
“House”, FOX, Heel and Toe Productions, Shorez Productions and Bad Hat Harry Productions in association with Universal Television Studios
“The Sopranos”, HBO, Chase Films and Brad Grey Television in association with HBO Entertainment
“24”, FOX, Imagine Entertainment and 20th Century Fox Television in association with Real Time Productions
“The West Wing”, NBC, John Wells Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television

MINISERIES
“Bleak House” (Masterpiece Theatre), PBS, A BBC WGBH-Boston Co-production in association with Deep Indigo
“Elizabeth I”, HBO, Company Pictures and Channel 4 in association with HBO Films
“Into The West”, TNT, Dreamworks Television
“Sleeper Cell”, Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Cardboard Guru Productions

MADE FOR TELEVISION MOVIE
“Flight 93”, A&E, A David Gerber Company Production in association with A&E Network and Fox Television Studios
“The Flight That Fought Back”, Discovery Channel, Brook Lapping Productions in association with Discovery Channel
“The Girl In The Café”, HBO, Tightrope Pictures and BBC Wales in association with HBO Films
“Mrs. Harris”, HBO, Killer Films and Number 9 Films and John Wells Productions in association with HBO Films
“Yesterday”, HBO, Exciting Flms/Distant Horizon/Videovision in association with HBO Films

REALITY
“Antiques Roadshow”, PBS, WGBH Educational Foundation
“The Dog Whisperer”, National Geographic Channel, MPH Entertainment, Inc. in association with Emery/Sumner Productions for National Geographic Channel
“Extreme Makeover: Home Edition”, ABC, Endemol USA
“Kathy Griffin: My Life On The D-List”, Bravo, Picture This Television, Inappropriate Laughter, Inc., Bravo
“Penn & Teller: Bullshit”, Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Penn & Teller, A Division of Buggs and Rudy Discount Corporation, Star Price Productions, The Wolper Organization

REALITY COMPETITION PROGRAM
“The Amazing Race”, CBS, Amazing Race Productions, Inc. and Touchstone Television Productions, LLC in association with Jerry Bruckheimer Television and WorldRace Productions, Inc.
“American Idol”, FOX, FremantleMedia N.A., Inc. & 19TV Ltd.
“Dancing With The Stars”, ABC, BBC Worldwide Productions
“Project Runway”, Bravo, Magical Elves for The Weinstein Company/Miramax, Full Picture, Bravo
“Survivor”, CBS, Mark Burnett Productions in association with SEG Productions

ACTOR IN A COMEDY
Larry David, “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” HBO, HBO Entertainment
Kevin James, “The King Of Queens,” CBS, Sony Pictures Television
Tony Shalhoub, “Monk,” USA, NBC Universal Television Studios in association with Makeville Films and Touchstone Television
Steve Carell, “The Office,” NBC, Deedle Dee Productions, Reveille, LLC in association with NBC Universal Television Studios
Charlie Sheen, “Two And A Half Men,” CBS, Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc., The Tannenbaum Company in association with Warner Bros. Television Productions, a Division of WB Studio Enterprises Inc.

ACTOR IN A DRAMA
Christopher Meloni, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” NBC, A Wolf Films production in association with NBC Universal Television
Denis Leary, “Rescue Me,” FX Network, Apolstle, The Cloudland Company and Dreamworks Television in association with Sony Pictures Television
Peter Krause, “Six Feet Under,” HBO, Actual Size and the
Greenblatt/Janollari Studios in association with HBO Entertainment
Kiefer Sutherland, “24,” FOX, Imagine Entertainment and 20th Century Fox Television in association with Real Time Productions
Martin Sheen, “The West Wing,” NBC, John Wells Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television

ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Charles Dance, “Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre),” PBS, A BBC WGBH-Boston Co-production in association with Deep Indigo
Donald Sutherland, “Human Trafficking,” Lifetime, Muse Entertainment for Lifetime Television
Ben Kingsley, “Mrs. Harris,” HBO, Killer Films and Number 9 Films and John Wells Productions in association with HBO Films
Jon Voight, “Pope John Paul II,” CBS, Lux Vide Productions
Andre Braugher, “Thief,” FX Network, Regency Television

ACTRESS IN A COMEDY
Lisa Kudrow, “The Comeback,” HBO, Working Class and Is Or Isn’t Entertainment in association with HBO Entertainment
Jane Kaczmarek, “Malcolm In The Middle,” FOX, Regency Television in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “The New Adventures Of Old Christine,” CBS, Kari’s Logo Here in association with Warner Bros. Television
Stockard Channing, “Out Of Practice,” CBS, CBS Paramount Network Television
Debra Messing, “Will & Grace,” NBC, KoMut Entertainment in association with NBC Studios and Three Sisters Entertainment

ACTRESS IN A DRAMA
Kyra Sedgwick, “The Closer,” TNT, Shephard/Robin Company in association with Warner Bros. Television
Geena Davis, “Commander In Chief,” ABC, Touchstone Television
Mariska Hargitay, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” NBC, A Wolf Films production in association with NBC Universal Television
Francis Conroy, “Six Feet Under,” HBO, Actual Size and the Greenblatt/Janollari Studios in association with HBO Entertainment
Allison Janney, “The West Wing,” NBC, John Wells Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television

ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Kathy Bates, “Ambulance Girl,” Lifetime, Patricia Clifford Productions in association with von Zerneck- Sertner Films for Lifetime Television
Gillian Anderson, “Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre),” PBS, A BBC WGBH-Boston Co-production in association with Deep Indigo
Helen Mirren, “Elizabeth I,” HBO, Company Pictures and Channel 4 in association with HBO Films
Judy Davis, “A Little Thing Called Murder,” Lifetime, Grand Productions and Stonemade Entertainment in association with Fox Television Studios for Lifetime Television
Annette Bening, Mrs. Harris, HBO, Killer Films and Number 9 Films and John Wells Productions in association with HBO Films

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY
Will Arnett, “Arrested Development,” FOX, Imagine Television and The Hurwitz Company in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Jeremy Piven, “Entourage,” HBO, Leverage and Closest to the Hole Productions in association with HBO Entertainment
Bryan Cranston, “Malcolm In The Middle,” FOX, Regency Television in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Jon Cryer, “Two And A Half Men,” CBS, Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc., The Tannenbaum Company in association with Warner Bros. Television Productions, a Division of WB Studio Enterprises Inc.
Sean Hayes, “Will & Grace,” NBC, KoMut Entertainment in association with NBC Studios and Three Sisters Entertainment

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA
William Shatner, “Boston Legal,” ABC, David E. Kelley Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television Studios
Oliver Platt, “Huff,” Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Sony Pictures Television, A Bob Lowry Television Show Production, A 50 Cannon Entertainment Production
Michael Imperioli, “The Sopranos,” HBO, Chase Films and Brad Grey Television in association with HBO Entertainment
Gregory Itzin, “24,” FOX, Imagine Entertainment and 20th Century Fox Television in association with Real Time Productions
Alan Alda, “The West Wing,” NBC, John Wells Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Denis Lawson, “Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre),” PBS, A BBC WGBH-Boston Co-production in association with Deep Indigo
Hugh Dancy, “Elizabeth I,” HBO, Company Pictures and Channel 4 in association with HBO Films
Jeremy Irons, “Elizabeth I,” HBO, Company Pictures and Channel 4 in association with HBO Films
Robert Carlyle, “Human Trafficking,” Lifetime, Muse Entertainment for Lifetime Television
Clifton Collins Jr., “Thief,” FX Network, Regency Television

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY
Cheryl Hines, “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” HBO, HBO Entertainment
Alfre Woodard, “Desperate Housewives,” ABC, Touchstone Television
Jaime Pressly, “My Name Is Earl,” NBC, An Amigos de Garcia production in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Elizabeth Perkins, “Weeds,” Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Lions Gate Television and Tilted Productions
Megan Mullally, “Will & Grace,” NBC, KoMut Entertainment in association with NBC Studios and Three Sisters Entertainment

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA
Candice Bergen, “Boston Legal,” ABC, David E. Kelley Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television Studios
Sandra Oh, “Grey’s Anatomy,” ABC, Touchstone Television
Chandra Wilson, “Grey’s Anatomy,” ABC, Touchstone Television
Blythe Danner, “Huff,” Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Sony Pictures Television, A Bob Lowry Television Show production, A 50 Cannon Entertainment Production
Jean Smart, “24,” FOX, Imagine Entertainment and 20th Century Fox Television in association with Real Time Productions

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Kelly Macdonald, “The Girl In The Café,” HBO, Tightrope Pictures and BBC Wales in association with HBO Films
Shirley Jones, “Hidden Places,” Hallmark, RHI Entertainment Presents an Alpine Medien production in association with Larry Levinson Productions
Ellen Burstyn, “Mrs. Harris,” HBO, Killer Films and Number 9 Films and John Wells Productions in association with HBO Films
Cloris Leachman, “Mrs. Harris,” HBO, Killer Films and Number 9 Films and John Wells Productions in association with HBO Films
Alfre Woodard, “The Water Is Wide” (Hallmark Hall Of Fame Presentation) CBS, Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions, Inc.

GUEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY
Patrick Stewart, “Extras,” HBO, BBC and HBO Entertainment
Ben Stiller, “Extras,” HBO, BBC and HBO Entertainment
Martin Sheen, “Two And A Half Men,” CBS, Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc., The Tannenbaum Company in association with Warner Bros. Television Productions, a Division of WB Studio Enterprises Inc.
Alec Baldwin, “Will & Grace,” NBC, KoMut Entertainment in association
Leslie Jordan, “Will & Grace,” NBC, KoMut Entertainment in association with NBC Studios and Three Sisters Entertainment

GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA
Michael J. Fox, “Boston Legal,” ABC, David E. Kelley Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television Studios
Christian Clemenson, “Boston Legal,” ABC, David E. Kelley Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television Studios
James Woods, “ER,” NBC, Constant c Productions, Amblin Television in association with Warner Bros. Television
Kyle Chandler, “Grey’s Anatomy,” ABC, Touchstone Television
Henry Ian Cusick, “Lost,” ABC, Grass Skirt Productions, LLC in association with Touchstone Television

GUEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY
Shirley Knight, “Desperate Housewives,” ABC, Touchstone Television
Kate Winslet, “Extras,” HBO, BBC and HBO Entertainment
Cloris Leachman, “Malcolm In The Middle,” FOX, Regency Television in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Laurie Metcalf, “Monk,” USA, NBC Universal Television Studios in association with Makeville Films and Touchstone Television
Blythe Danner, “Will & Grace,” NBC, KoMut Entertainment in association with NBC Studios and Three Sisters Entertainment

GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA
Kate Burton, “Grey’s Anatomy, ABC,” Touchstone Television
Christina Ricci, “Grey’s Anatomy,” ABC, Touchstone Television
Swoosie Kurtz, “Huff,” Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Sony Pictures Television, A Bob Lowry Television Show Production, A 50 Cannon Entertainment Production
Patricia Clarkson, “Six Feet Under,” HBO, Actual Size and the Greenblatt/Janollari Studios in association with HBO Entertainment
Joanna Cassidy, “Six Feet Under,” HBO, Actual Size and the Greenblatt/Janollari Studios in association with HBO Entertainment

INDIVIDUAL PERFORMANCE IN A VARIETY OR MUSIC PROGRAM
Barry Manilow, “Barry Manilow: Music And Passion,” PBS, Stiletto Television in association with Serpent Productions and PJM Productions
Stephen Colbert, “The Colbert Report,” Comedy Central, Central Productions with Busboy Productions and Spartina Productions
Craig Ferguson, “The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson,” CBS, Worldwide Pants Incorporated
David Letterman, “Late Show With David Letterman,” CBS, Worldwide Pants Incorporated
Hugh Jackman, “The 59th Annual Tony Awards (2005),” CBS, White Cherry Entertainment

DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY
Michael Patrick King, “The Comeback,” (Valerie Does Another Classic Leno), HBO, Working Class and Is Or Isn’t Entertainment in association with HBO Entertainment
Robert B. Weide, “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” (The Christ Nail), HBO, HBO Entertainment
Dan Attias, “Entourage,” (Oh, Mandy), HBO, Leverage and Closest to the Hole Productions in association with HBO Entertainment
Julian Farino, “Entourage,” (Sundance Kids), HBO, Leverage and Closest to the Hole Productions in Association with HBO Entertainment
Marc Buckland, “My Name Is Earl,” (Pilot), NBC, An Amigos de Garcia production in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Craig Zisk, “Weeds,” (Good S*** Lollipop), Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Lions Gate Television and Tilted Productions

DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA
Rodrigo Garcia, “Big Love,” (Pilot), HBO, Anima Sola and Playtone in association with HBO Entertainment
Jack Bender, “Lost,” (Live Together), Die Alone, ABC, Grass Skirt Productions, LLC in association with Touchstone Television
Alan Ball, “Six Feet Under,” (Everyone’s Waiting), HBO, Actual Size and the Greenblatt/Janollari Studios in association with HBO Entertainment
Tim Van Patten, “The Sopranos,” (Members Only), HBO, Chase Films and Brad Grey Television in association with HBO Entertainment
David Nutter, “The Sopranos,” (Join The Club), HBO, Chase Films and Brad Grey Television in association with HBO Entertainment
Jon Cassar, “24,” (7:00 AM – 8:00 AM), FOX, Imagine Entertainment and 20th Century Fox Television in association with Real Time Productions
Mimi Leder, “The West Wing,” (Election Day), NBC, John Wells Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television

DIRECTING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY PROGRAM
Louis J. Horvitz, “78th Annual Academy Awards,” ABC, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Bruce Gowers, “American Idol,” (Finale), FOX, FremantleMedia N.A., Inc. & 19TV Ltd.
Jim Hoskinson, “The Colbert Report,” (Episode #110), Comedy Central, Central Productions with Busboy Productions and Spartina Productions
Chuck O’Neil, “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart,” (Episode #10140), Comedy Central, Central Productions LLC and Hello Doggie, Inc.
Beth McCarthy Miller, “Saturday Night Live,” (Host: Steve Martin), NBC, SNL Studios in association with NBC Studios and Broadway Video

DIRECTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR DRAMATIC SPECIAL
Justin Chadwick, “Bleak House” (Masterpiece Theatre), (Episode 1), PBS, A BBC WGBH-Boston Co-production in association with Deep Indigo
Tom Hooper, “Elizabeth I,” HBO, Company Pictures and Channel 4 in association with HBO Films
Peter Markle, “Flight 93,” A&E, A David Gerber Company Production in association with A&E Network and Fox Television Studios
David Yates, “The Girl In The Café,” HBO, Tightrope Pictures and BBC Wales in association with HBO Films
Kenny Ortega, “High School Musical,” Disney, Salty Pictures/First Street Films/Disney Channel
Phyllis Nagy, “Mrs. Harris,” HBO, Killer Films and Number 9 Films and John Wells Productions in association with HBO Films

DIRECTING FOR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING
Shari Cookson, “All Aboard! Rosie’s Family Cruise,” HBO, Sceneworks Productions and KidRo Productions in association with HBO Documentary Films
Sam Pollard, “American Masters,” John Ford/John Wayne: The Filmmaker And The Legend, PBS, Thirteen/WNET New York
Martin Scorsese, “American Masters” (Bob Dylan: No Direction Home), PBS, Thirteen/WNET New York/American Masters, Spitfire pictures, Grey Water Park Productions, Sikelia Productions, BBC
Matthew O’Neill, “Baghdad ER,” HBO, Feury/Grant Productions and Downtown Community Television Center in association with HBO Documentary Films Jon Alpert
Leslie Woodhead, “Children Of Beslan,” HBO, HBO Documentary Films in association with the BBC Ewa Ewart

ANIMATED PROGRAM (less than one hour)
“Camp Lazlo,” (Hello Dolly / Over Cooked Beans,) Cartoon Network, Cartoon Network Studios; Joe Murray, Brian Miller, Executive Producers;
Mark O’Hare, Jennifer Pelphrey, Supervising Producers; Shareena Carlson, Producer; Merriweather Williams, Steve Little, Kaz Prapuolenis, Writers; Mike Roth, Writer/Director; Kent Osborne, Clayton McKenzie Morrow, story; Cosmo Segurson, Written by; Brian Sheesley, Animation Director/Supervising Director; Lindsey Pollard, Animation Director; Phil Cummings, Maureen Mlynarczyk, Sheet Timers
“Family Guy,” (PTV), FOX, Fuzzy Door Productions in association with Fox TV Animation Studios Seth MacFarlane, David A. Goodman, Chris Sheridan, Executive Producer; Danny Smith, Co-Executive Producer; Michael Rowe, Supervising Producer; Kara Vallow, Producer; Shannon Smith, Animation Producer; Alec Sulkin, Wellesley Wild, Writer; Peter Shin, Supervising Director; Dan Povenmire, Director; Chris Robertson, Assistant Director; Andi Klein, Timing Supervisor
“Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends,” (Go Goo Go,) Cartoon Network, Cartoon Network Studios; Craig McCracken, Executive Producer/Director; Brian Miller, Executive Producer; Lauren Faust, Supervising Producer/Animation; Director/Writer; Jennifer Pelphrey, Supervising Producer; Vincent Aniceto, Producer; Robert Alvarez, Eric Pringle, Animation Directors
“The Simpsons,” (The Seemingly Neverending Story,) FOX, Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television; James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, Al Jean, Matt Selman, Carolyn Omine, Tim Long, Executive Producer; John Frink, Don Payne, Dana Gould, Kevin Curran, J. Stewart Burns, Michael Price, Bill Odenkirk, Joel H. Cohen, Co-Executive Producers; Laurie Biernacki, Animation Producer; Rick Polizzi, Animation Producer; Ian Maxtone-Graham, Writer; David Silverman, Supervising Director; Raymond Persi, Director; Shannon O’Connor, Assistant Director; Richard Gasparian, Animation Timer
“South Park,” (Trapped in the Closet,) Comedy Central, Central Productions Trey Parker, Executive Producer/Director/Writer; Matt Stone, Executive Producer; Anne Garefino, Executive Producer; Frank C. Agnone II, Producer; Eric Stough, Director of Animation

ANIMATED PROGRAM (one hour or more)
“Before The Dinosaurs,” Discovery Channel, An Impossible Pictures production in association with Discovery Channel; Adam Kemp, Tim Haines, executive producers; Gaynelle Evans, executive producer; Fiona Walkinshaw, executive producer of Computer Animation; William Sargent, executive producer of Computer Animation; Chloe Leland, Producer/Director; Greg Smith, Producer; Michael Olmert, Writer; Mike Milne, Director of Computer Animation
“Escape From Cluster Prime,” Nickelodeon, Nickelodeon Studios with Frederator Inc.; Rob Renzetti, executive producer/Director/Original Story/Writer; Fred Seibert, executive producer; Scott Peterson, Original Story/Writer; Alex Kirwan, original story; Brandon Kruse, Heather Martinez, Chris Reccardi, Bryan Andrews, written by; Chris Savino, director; Robert Alvarez, sheet timer

VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SERIES
“The Colbert Report,” Comedy Central, Central Productions with Busboy Productions and Spartina Productions
“The Daily Show With Jon Stewart,” Comedy Central, Central Productions LLC and Hello Doggie, Inc.
“Late Night With Conan O’Brien,” NBC, Broadway Video, NBC Studios, Conaco
“Late Show With David Letterman,” CBS, Worldwide Pants Incorporated
“Real Time With Bill Maher,” HBO, Kid Love Productions and Brad Grey Television in association with HBO Entertainment

VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SPECIAL
“78th Annual Academy Awards,” ABC, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
“Bill Maher: I’m Swiss,” HBO, Music Link, Image Entertainment and Kid Love in association with HBO Entertainment
“George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing,” HBO, Cablestuff Productions in association with HBO Entertainment
“McCartney In St. Petersburg,” A&E, Mark Haefeli Productions in association with A&E Network
“The XX Olympic Winter Games – Opening Ceremony,” NBC, NBC Olympics

SPECIAL CLASS PROGRAM
“Dance In America: Swan Lake With American Ballet Theatre (Great Performances),” PBS, A production of Thirteen/WNET New York in association with WETA Washington, D.C.
“Jazz At Lincoln Center – Higher Ground Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert (Live From Lincoln Center),” PBS, A production of Lincoln Center
“A Lincoln Center Special: 30 Years Of Live From Lincoln Center,” PBS, A production of Lincoln Center
“South Pacific In Concert From Carnegie Hall (Great Performances),” PBS, A Production of Thirteen/WNET New York, Carnegie Hall, and the Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization

CHILDREN’S PROGRAM
“Classical Baby 2,” HBO, HBO Original Programming
“High School Musical,” Disney, Salty Pictures/First Street Films/Disney Channel
“I Have Tourette’s But Tourette’s Doesn’t Have Me,” HBO, Tourette Syndrome Association with HBO Documentary Films
“Nick News With Linda Ellerbee: Do Something! Caring For The Kids Of Katrina,” Nickelodeon, Nickelodeon Studios with Lucky Duck Productions

NONFICTION SPECIAL
“All Aboard! Rosie’s Family Cruise,” HBO, Sceneworks Productions and KidRo Productions in association with HBO Documentary Films
“How William Shatner Changed The World,” The History Channel, Handel Productions in co-production with The History Channel, Discovery Canada, Discovery Communications International, Arte and Channel 5 UK
“Inside 9/11,” National Geographic Channel, Produced by Towers Productions Inc. for National Geographic Channel
“Rome: Engineering An Empire,” The History Channel, KPI Productions, Inc. for History Television Network Productions
“Stardust: The Bette Davis Story,” TCM, Peter Jones Productions for Turner Classic Movies & Turner Entertainment Co.

NONFICTION SERIES
“American Masters,” PBS, Thirteen/WNET New York/American Masters, Spitfire Pictures, Grey Water Park Productions, Sikelia Productions, BBC
“Biography,” A&E, Prometheus Entertainment and Fox Television Studios in association with A&E Network
“Deadliest Catch,” Discovery Channel, Original Productions, Inc. in association with Discovery Channel
“Inside The Actors Studio,” Bravo, A Co-production of The Actors Studio, Bravo, In The Moment Productions
“10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America,” The History Channel, @radical media for The History Channel

WRITING FOR A COMEDY
“Arrested Development,” (Development Arrested), Chuck Tatham, Jim Vallely, Richard Day, Mitchell Hurwitz
“Entourage,” (Exodus), Doug Ellin
“Extras,” (Kate Winslet), Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant
“My Name Is Earl,” (Pilot), Greg Garcia
“The Office,” (Christmas Party), Michael Schur

WRITING FOR A DRAMA
“Grey’s Anatomy,” (It’s the End Of The World, As We Know It (Part 1 & 2)), Shonda Rhimes
“Grey’s Anatomy”, (Into You Like A Train), Krista Vernoff
“Lost,” (The 23rd Psalm), Carlton Cuse, Damon Lindelof
“Six Feet Under,” (Everyone’s Waiting), Alan Ball
“The Sopranos,” (Members Only), Terence Winter

WRITING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY PROGRAM
“The Colbert Report,” Allison Silverman, Rich Dahm, head writers; Stephen Colbert, Peter Gwinn, Laura Krafft, Michael Brumm, Rob Dubbin, Eric Drysdale, Jay Katsir, Frank Lesser, writers
“The Daily Show With Jon Stewart,” David Javerbaum, Rachel Axler, Kevin Bleyer, Rich Blomquist, Steve Bodow, Tim Carvell, Stephen Colbert, Eric Drysdale, J.R. Havlan, Scott Jacobson, Ben Karlin, Rob Kutner, Sam Means, Chris Regan, Jason Reich, Jason Ross, Jon Stewart
“Late Night With Conan O’Brien,” Mike Sweeney, Chris Albers, Jose Arroyo, Dan Cronin, Kevin Dorff, Daniel J. Goor, Michael Gordon, Tim Harrod, Berkley Johnson, Brian Kiley, Michael Koman, Brian McCann, Guy Nicolucci, Conan O’Brien, Brian Stack, Andrew Weinberg,
“Late Show With David Letterman,” Eric Stangel, Justin Stangel, Michael Barrie, Jim Mulholland, Steve Young, Tom Ruprecht, Lee Ellenberg, Matt Roberts, Jeremy Weiner, Joe Grossman, Meredith Scardino, Jill Scheft, Frank Sebastiano, Sam Saltz, David Letterman
“Real Time With Bill Maher,” Ross Abrash, David Feldman, Matt Gunn, Brian Jacobsmeyer, Jay Jaroch, Chris Kelly, Bill Maher, Billy Martin, Danny Vermont, Scott Carter

WRITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
“Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre),” Andrew Davies
“Elizabeth I,” Nigel Williams
“Flight 93,” Nevin Schreiner
“The Girl In The Café,” Richard Curtis
“Mrs. Harris,” Phyllis Nagy

WRITING FOR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING
“American Masters,” (Ernest Hemingway: Rivers To The Sea), PBS, Thirteen/WNET New York and Maha Films, DeWitt Sage, writer
“American Masters,” (John Ford/John Wayne: The Filmmaker And The Legend), PBS, Thirteen/WNET New York; Ken Bowser, writer
“How William Shatner Changed The World,” The History Channel, Handel Productions in co-production with The History Channel, Discovery Canada, Discovery Communications International, Arte and Channel 5 UK; Alan Handel, Julian Jones, writer
“Penn & Teller: Bullshit,” (Prostitution) Showtime, Showtime Presents in association with Penn & Teller, A Division of Buggs and Rudy Discount Corporation, Star Price Productions, The Wolper Organization; Penn Jillette, Teller, Cliff Schoenberg, Jon Hotchkiss, Michael Goudeau, Star Price, writers
“Stardust: The Bette Davis Story,” TCM, Peter Jones Productions for Turner Classic Movies & Turner Entertainment Co.; Peter Jones, writer

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