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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1976 Won
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

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Frank Pierson was not present at the awards ceremony. Presenter Gore Vidal accepted the award on his behalf.

1968 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
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1966 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Cat Ballou (1965)
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Golden Globes, USA

1976 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2003 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Soldier's Girl (2003)
2001 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special
Conspiracy (2001)
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Conspiracy (2001)
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1993 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Miniseries or a Special
Citizen Cohn (1992)

BAFTA Awards

1976 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Berlin International Film Festival

1965 Won
Special Mention
Cat Ballou (1965)
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To the authors of the screenplay.

CableACE Awards

1993 Won
CableACE
Movie or Miniseries
Citizen Cohn (1992)
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Directing a Movie or Miniseries
Citizen Cohn (1992)

Casting Society of America, USA

2003 Won
Career Achievement Award

Directors Guild of America, USA

2002 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television
Conspiracy (2001)
1996 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Truman (1995)
1993 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Citizen Cohn (1992)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1991 Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Presumed Innocent (1990)
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Humanitas Prize

2005 Won
Kieser Award

Ojai Film Festival

2001 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Online Film & Television Association

2013 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Writing in a Drama Series
Mad Men (2007)
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2012 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Writing in a Drama Series
Mad Men (2007)
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USC Scripter Award

1991 Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Presumed Innocent (1990)
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Virginia Film Festival

2003 Won
Virginia Film Award

Western Heritage Awards

1995 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Television Feature Film
Lakota Woman: Siege at Wounded Knee (1994)
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Writers Guild of America, USA

2013 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Dramatic Series
Mad Men (2007)
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2010 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Drama Series
Mad Men (2007)
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2006 Won
Morgan Cox Award
1999 Won
Edmund J. North Award
1992 Won
Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement
1991 Won
Valentine Davies Award
1976 Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
1966 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Comedy
Cat Ballou (1965)
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1964 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Naked City (1958)

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