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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1968 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen
Divorce American Style (1967)
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Primetime Emmy Awards

1991 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
All in the Family: 20th Anniversary Special (1991)
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1985 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special
Heartsounds (1984)
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1982 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
I Love Liberty (1982)
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1976 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
All in the Family (1971)
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Special Classification of Outstanding Program and Individual Achievement
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman (1976)
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1974 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
All in the Family (1971)
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1973 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
All in the Family (1971)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
Maude (1972)
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Outstanding New Series
Maude (1972)
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1972 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Series - Comedy
All in the Family (1971)
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Program - Drama or Comedy
All in the Family (1971)
For episode "Sammy's Visit".
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Comedy
All in the Family (1971)
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For episode "The Saga of Cousin Oscar".
1971 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Series - Comedy
All in the Family (1971)
Outstanding New Series
All in the Family (1971)
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Comedy
All in the Family (1971)
For episode "Meet the Bunkers".

All Def Movie Awards

2016 Won
All Def Movie Award
Vanguard Award

American Comedy Awards, USA

1987 Won
Creative Achievement Award

Casting Society of America, USA

1991 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

GLAAD Media Awards

2014 Won
Pioneer Award

Gold Derby Awards

2008 Won
Gold Derby TV Award
Lifetime Achievement Award (Other)
2007 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
Life Achievement (Other)

International Documentary Association

2016 Won
Amicus Award
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"Lyn and Norman Lear founded the Lear Family Foundation to support a wide range of projects that ... More

"Lyn and Norman Lear founded the Lear Family Foundation to support a wide range of projects that addressed issues such as civil liberties, the environment, health, youth, civic activism and more. Supporting and encouraging documentary film has been a natural fit for the Lears as documentarians take on issues of mutual importance to affect change. This year, they will receive the IDA's Amicus Award in recognition of this work."

2008 Nominated
IDA Award
Continuing Series
American Masters (1985)
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For episodes "Good Ol' Charles Schulz", "Pete Seeger: The Power of Song", "David Hockney: The ... More

For episodes "Good Ol' Charles Schulz", "Pete Seeger: The Power of Song", "David Hockney: The Colors of Music", and "Les Paul: Chasing Sound"


Laurel Awards

1967 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Producer
9th place.

Online Film & Television Association

1999 Won
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Behind the Scenes

Peabody Awards

1978 Won
Personal Award
All in the Family (1971)

PGA Awards

2006 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Television

Publicists Guild of America

1978 Won
Showmanship Award
Television
1973 Won
Showmanship Award
Television

Retirement Research Foundation, USA

1992 Won
Wise Owl Award
Television and Theatrical Film Fiction
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
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Television Critics Association Awards

1999 Won
Career Achievement Award

Walk of Fame

1975 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Television
Awarded on July 16, 1975 at 6615 Hollywood Blvd.

Women in Film Lucy Awards

1999 Won
Lucy Award

Writers Guild of America, USA

2015 Won
Evelyn F. Burkey Award
1993 Won
Laurel Award for TV Writing Achievement
1983 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Variety, Musical or Comedy
I Love Liberty (1982)
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1978 Won
Valentine Davies Award
1968 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Comedy
Divorce American Style (1967)

Young Artist Awards

1984 Won
Michael Landon Award

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