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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2016 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Limited Series
American Crime Story (2016)
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Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series
Inside Look: The People v. O.J. Simpson, American Crime Story (2016)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or a Dramatic Special
American Crime Story (2016)
For episode: "From the Ashes of Tragedy".
2015 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or a Dramatic Special
American Horror Story (2011)
For episode: "Monsters Among Us".
Outstanding Limited Series
American Horror Story (2011)
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Outstanding Main Title Design
American Horror Story (2011)
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Outstanding Short-Format Nonfiction Program
American Horror Story FreakShow: Extra-Ordinary-Artists (2014)
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2014 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Television Movie
The Normal Heart (2014)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
The Normal Heart (2014)
Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
American Horror Story (2011)
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For episode "Bitchcraft"
Outstanding Miniseries
American Horror Story (2011)
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2013 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Main Title Design
American Horror Story (2011)
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Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
American Horror Story (2011)
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2012 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Main Title Design
American Horror Story (2011)
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Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
American Horror Story (2011)
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2011 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
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2010 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
For the pilot episode (director's cut).
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
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For the pilot episode ("director's cut").
Outstanding Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
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2004 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Nip/Tuck (2003)
For the pilot episode.

BAFTA Awards

2011 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best International
Glee (2009)
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Critics Choice Television Awards

2014 Won
Louis XIII Genius Award

Directors Guild of America, USA

2017 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series
American Crime Story (2016)   ((The People v. O.J. Simpson))
2015 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series
The Normal Heart (2014)
2011 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
For episode "The Power of Madonna"
2010 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy
Glee (2009)
For the pilot episode.

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2015 Nominated
Dorian Award
TV Director of the Year
The Normal Heart (2014)
2013 Won
Dorian Award
Wilde Artist of the Year

Gold Derby Awards

2010 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Episode of the Year
Glee (2009)
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for "Pilot"
Comedy Episode of the Year
Glee (2009)
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for "Wheels"

Grammy Awards

2012 Nominated
Grammy
Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
Glee (2009)
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Hollywood Film Awards

2006 Won
Hollywood Breakthrough Award
Breakthrough Directing
Running with Scissors (2006)

Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards

2017 Won
Distinguished Artisan Award

Humanitas Prize

2010 Won
Humanitas Prize
60 Minute Category
Glee (2009)
For Wheels (tie)

National Television Awards, UK

2011 Nominated
National Television Award
Digital Choice
Glee (2009)
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Online Film & Television Association

2014 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Normal Heart (2014)
Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
American Horror Story (2011)
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For the third season "Coven".
2013 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
American Horror Story (2011)
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Best Writing of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
American Horror Story (2011)
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2012 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Drama Series
American Horror Story (2011)
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Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Writing in a Drama Series
American Horror Story (2011)
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2011 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
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PGA Awards

2017 Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
American Crime Story (2016)   ((The People v. O.J. Simpson))
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Season 1
2016 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
American Horror Story (2011)
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Season 5
2015 Won
Stanley Kramer Award
The Normal Heart (2014)
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"The producers responsible for THE NORMAL HEART pulled off an extraordinary feat of storytelling. ... More

"The producers responsible for THE NORMAL HEART pulled off an extraordinary feat of storytelling. The film is both a moving narrative that lends a human face to the crucial early struggles against HIV/AIDS, and a compelling call to uphold the activist legacy of its creators and inspiration," said Vance Van Petten, National Executive Director of the Producers Guild. "This is a remarkable piece of filmmaking, and an essential chapter in our ongoing struggle with this epidemic. We are thrilled to celebrate and honor THE NORMAL HEART with the Stanley Kramer Award."

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
American Horror Story (2011)   ((American Horror Story: Freak Show))
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Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
The Normal Heart (2014)
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2014 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
American Horror Story (2011)
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2013 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
American Horror Story (2011)
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2012 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Glee (2009)
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2011 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Glee (2009)
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2005 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Drama
Nip/Tuck (2003)
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Publicists Guild of America

2017 Won
Showmanship Award
Television

TLA Gaybies

2015 Nominated
TLA Gaybie
Best Gay Drama
The Normal Heart (2014)
Best Director
The Normal Heart (2014)

TV Quick Awards, UK

2011 Nominated
TV Quick Award
Best Drama Series
Glee (2009)
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2010 Won
TV Quick Award
Best New Drama
Glee (2009)
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Writers Guild of America, USA

2016 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Long Form - Original
American Horror Story (2011)
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2011 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
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2010 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Glee (2009)
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New Series
Glee (2009)
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Yoga Awards

2011 Won
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Film
Eat Pray Love (2010)

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