Alcoa Theatre Poster

(1957–1960)

Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards 1959

Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Direction of a Single Program of a Dramatic Series - Less Than One Hour
Jack Smight
For episode "Eddie".
Best Writing of a Single Program of a Dramatic Series - Less Than One Hour
Alfred Brenner
Ken Hughes
For episode "Eddie".
Best Dramatic Series - Less Than One Hour
National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
For Goodyear Theatre

Official ATAS records list title as "Alcoa-Goodyear Theatre". The two programs aired in the same ... More

Official ATAS records list title as "Alcoa-Goodyear Theatre". The two programs aired in the same time slot on an alternate basis.

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Single Performance by an Actor
Mickey Rooney
For playing "Eddie". For episode "Eddie".
Best Writing of a Single Program of a Dramatic Series - Less Than One Hour
Christopher Knopf
For episode "The Loudmouth".
Best Art Direction in a Television Film
John T. McCormack (art director)
National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
For episode "Corporal Hardy".
Best Cinematography for Television
Fred Jackman Jr. (cinematographer)
National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
For episode "Corporal Hardy".
Best Editing of a Film for Television
Richard Fantl (editor)
National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
For episode "Eddie".

Writers Guild of America, USA 1961

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Anthology Drama, 30 Minutes in Length
Richard Alan Simmons

Writers Guild of America, USA 1960

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Script, 30 Minutes or Less in Program Length
Alfred Brenner (teleplay)
Ken Hughes (teleplay)
For Alcoa Theatre: Eddie (1958).

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