Awards for 1953

Primetime Emmy

Best Actor

WINNER

Thomas Mitchell (unknown)

NOMINEES

John Forsythe (unknown)

Charlton Heston (unknown)

John Newland (unknown)

Vaughn Taylor (unknown)

Jack Webb (unknown)

Best Actress

WINNER

Helen Hayes (unknown)

NOMINEES

Sarah Churchill (unknown)

June Lockhart (unknown)

Maria Riva (unknown)

Peggy Wood (unknown)

Best Situation Comedy

WINNER

I Love Lucy: (CBS)

NOMINEES





Best Children's Program

WINNER

NOMINEES


Big Top: (CBS)



Super Circus: (NBC)

Zoo Parade: (NBC)

Most Outstanding Personality

WINNER

NOMINEES






Best Dramatic Program

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Variety Program

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Audience Participation, Quiz or Panel Program

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Mystery, Action or Adventure Program

WINNER

Dragnet: (NBC)

NOMINEES


Foreign Intrigue: (Syndicated)

Martin Kane: (NBC)

Racket Squad: (NBC)

Best Public Affairs Program

WINNER

See It Now: (CBS)

NOMINEES




Best Comedian

WINNER

NOMINEES

Sid Caesar (NBC)

Wally Cox (NBC)


Best Comedienne

WINNER

NOMINEES

Eve Arden (CBS)


Joan Davis (NBC)

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