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Sheldon Leonard Poster

Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

1991 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Cheers (1982)
For playing "Sid Nelson". For episode "Grease".
1970 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
My World and Welcome to It (1969)
Shared with:
1966 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama
I Spy (1965)

For episodes "So Long, Patrick Henry" (Hong Kong segments), "A Cup Of Kindness" and "Carry Me Back ... More

For episodes "So Long, Patrick Henry" (Hong Kong segments), "A Cup Of Kindness" and "Carry Me Back To Old Tsing-Tao".

1961 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy
Make Room for Daddy (1953)
1960 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy
Make Room for Daddy (1953)
1959 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Direction of a Single Program of a Comedy Series
Make Room for Daddy (1953)
For episode "Pardon My Accent".
1958 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Direction - Half Hour or Less
Make Room for Daddy (1953)
("Danny Thomas Show").
1957 Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Direction - Half Hour or Less
Make Room for Daddy (1953)
For episode "Danny's Comeback".
1956 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Director - Film Series
Make Room for Daddy (1953)

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

1992 Won
Board of the Governors Award

Casting Society of America, USA

1992 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Directors Guild of America, USA

1995 Won
DGA Honorary Life Member Award
For his long-time services to the DGA as a treasurer.
1988 Won
Robert B. Aldrich Achievement Award
1966 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television
I Spy (1965)
For episode "Affair in T'Sien Cha".

Online Film & Television Association

2012 Won
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
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