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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1958 Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
12 Angry Men (1957)
Shared with:
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
12 Angry Men (1957)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1987 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or a Special
Escape from Sobibor (1987)
1968 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
CBS Playhouse (1967)
For episode "Dear Friends".
1963 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
The Defenders (1961)
Shared with:
For episode "The Madman".
1962 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
The Defenders (1961)
For various episodes.
1961 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Drama
Sunday Showcase (1959)
For episode "The Sacco-Vanzetti Story: Part 1".
1957 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Teleplay Writing - One Hour or More
The Alcoa Hour (1955)
For episode "Tragedy in a Temporary Town".
1955 Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Written Dramatic Material
Studio One (1948)
For episode "Twelve Angry Men".

CableACE Awards

1997 Nominated
CableACE
Writing a Movie or Miniseries
12 Angry Men (1997)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1979 Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Somebody Killed Her Husband (1978)
1958 Won
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
12 Angry Men (1957)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

1957 2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
12 Angry Men (1957)

Writers Guild of America, USA

1988 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Adapted Long Form
Escape from Sobibor (1987)
1987 Won
Laurel Award for TV Writing Achievement
1958 Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
12 Angry Men (1957)

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