Gunsmoke Poster

(1955–1975)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1972

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress - Television
Amanda Blake
Best Supporting Actor - Television
Milburn Stone

Golden Globes, USA 1971

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Actress - Drama
Amanda Blake

Golden Globes, USA 1970

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Actress - Drama
Amanda Blake

Primetime Emmy Awards 1970

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Film Sound Editing
Norman Karlin (sound editor)
Richard Raderman (sound editor)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
Tied with The Immortal (1969).

Primetime Emmy Awards 1968

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Drama
Milburn Stone
For playing: "Doc". For episode: "Baker's Dozen".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Musical Composition
Morton Stevens
For episode "Major Glory".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1966

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Individual Achievements in Music - Composition
Morton Stevens
For episode "Seven Hours To Dawn".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1959

Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Supporting Actor (Continuing Character) in a Dramatic Series
Dennis Weaver
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Western Series
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Continuing Character) in a Dramatic Series
James Arness
Best Supporting Actress (Continuing Character) in a Dramatic Series
Amanda Blake

Primetime Emmy Awards 1958

Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Dramatic Series with Continuing Characters
Best Editing of a Film for Television
Michael Pozen (editor)
For episode "How To Kill a Woman".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Continuing Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic or Comedy Series
James Arness
Best Continuing Supporting Performance by an Actor in a Dramatic or Comedy Series
Dennis Weaver
Best Teleplay Writing - Half Hour or Less
John Meston
For episode "Born to Hang".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1957

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Continuing Performance by an Actor in a Dramatic Series
James Arness

Primetime Emmy Awards 1956

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Action or Adventure Series

American Cinema Editors, USA 1971

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Television Program
Thomas J. McCarthy
For episode "Snow Train - Part I".

American Cinema Editors, USA 1968

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Television Program
Gerard Wilson
For episode "A Hat".

Online Film & Television Association 2007

Won
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Television Programs

TV Land Awards 2005

Nominated
TV Land Award
Favorite Crimestopper
James Arness

TV Land Awards 2003

Nominated
TV Land Award
Best in the West

Western Heritage Awards 1972

Won
Bronze Wrangler
Fictional Television Drama
Leonard Katzman (producer)
John Mantley (producer)
Jack Miller (writer)
Bernard McEveety (director)
James Arness (actor)
Milburn Stone (actor)
Amanda Blake (actor)
Jeanette Nolan (actor)
Dack Rambo (actor)
Glenn Strange (actor)
Buck Taylor (actor)
for episode "Pike".

Western Heritage Awards 1967

Won
Bronze Wrangler
Fictional Television Drama
Calvin Clements Sr. (writer)
Philip Leacock (producer)
John Mantley (producer)
Mark Rydell (director)
Albert Salmi (actor)
Amanda Blake (actor)
Ken Curtis (actor)
Milburn Stone (actor)
James Arness (actor)
For episode "Death Watch". Tied with The Monroes (1966), episode "The Intruders".

Western Writers of America 1976

Won
Spur Award
Best TV Script
Jim Byrnes
For episode "The Busters".

Western Writers of America 1975

Won
Spur Award
Best TV Script
Jim Byrnes
For episode "Thirty a Month and Found".

Western Writers of America 1974

Won
Spur Award
Best TV Script
Calvin Clements Sr.
For episode "The Deadly Innocent".

Western Writers of America 1973

Won
Spur Award
Best TV Script
William Kelley
For episode "Bohannon".

Western Writers of America 1972

Won
Spur Award
Best TV Script
Ron Bishop
For episode "Lynotte".

Western Writers of America 1971

Won
Spur Award
Best TV Script
Paul F. Edwards
For episode "Chato".

Writers Guild of America, USA 1976

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Jim Byrnes
For Gunsmoke: The Busters (1975).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1975

Won
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Jim Byrnes

Writers Guild of America, USA 1974

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Hal Sitowitz

Writers Guild of America, USA 1968

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Don Ingalls
For Gunsmoke: Fandango (1967).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1965

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Paul Savage

Writers Guild of America, USA 1957

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama, 30 Minutes in Length
Sam Peckinpah (teleplay)
John Meston (story)
For Gunsmoke: The Guitar (1956).
Episodic Drama, 30 Minutes in Length
David Victor (teleplay)
Herbert Little Jr. (teleplay)
John Meston (story)

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