The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour Poster

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1974

Won
Golden Globe
Best TV Actress - Comedy or Musical
Cher
Tied with Jean Stapleton for All in the Family (1971).
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Show - Comedy or Musical

Golden Globes, USA 1973

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV Show - Comedy or Musical

Primetime Emmy Awards 1974

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Music-Variety Series
Allan Blye (producer)
Chris Bearde (producer)
Sonny Bono (star)
Cher (star)
Best Directing in Variety or Music
Art Fisher
For episode with Ken Berry and George Foreman.
Best Writing in Variety or Music
Chris Bearde (writer)
Allan Blye (writer)
Bob Arnott (writer)
George Burditt (writer)
Bob Einstein (writer)
Phil Hahn (writer)
Coslough Johnson (writer)
Jim Mulligan (writer)
Paul Wayne (writer)
For episode with Chuck Connors and Howard Cosell.
Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design
Ret Turner (costume designer)
Bob Mackie (costume designer)
For episode "The Sonny and Cher Years".
Best Music Direction of a Variety, Music or Dramatic Program
Marty Paich (music director)
For episode "The Sonny and Cher Years".
Outstanding Achievement in Any Area of Creative Technical Crafts
Renate Leuschner (hairdresser)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)

Primetime Emmy Awards 1973

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Musical Series
Allan Blye (producer)
Chris Bearde (producer)
Sonny Bono (star)
Cher (star)
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety or Music
Art Fisher
For episode with Mike Connors.
Outstanding Achievement in Music, Lyrics and Special Material
Earl Brown (composer)
For episode with Jean Stapleton ("The Gloria Majestic Story").
Outstanding Achievement in Lighting Direction
John Beam (lighting director)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
Outstanding Achievement in Technical Direction and Electronic Camerawork
Gorm Erickson (cameraman)
Charles Franklin (technical director)
Jack Jennings (cameraman)
Tom McConnell (cameraman)
Barney Neeley (cameraman)
Richard Nelson (cameraman)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)

Primetime Emmy Awards 1972

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Variety or Music
Art Fisher
For episode with 'Tony Randall'.
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Series - Musical
Allan Blye (producer)
Chris Bearde (producer)
Sonny Bono (star)
Cher (star)
Outstanding New Series
Chris Bearde (producer)
Allan Blye (producer)
Outstanding Single Program - Variety or Musical - Variety and Popular Music
Allan Blye (producer)
Chris Bearde (producer)
Sonny Bono (star)
Cher (star)
For episode on 31 January 1972.
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Variety or Music
Phil Hahn (writer)
Paul Wayne (writer)
George Burditt (writer)
Coslough Johnson (writer)
Bob Arnott (writer)
Steve Martin (writer)
Bob Einstein (writer)
Allan Blye (writer)
Chris Bearde (writer)
For episode with Carroll O'Connor.
Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design
Bob Mackie (costume designer)
Ret Turner (costume designer)
For episode with Art Carney.
Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction of a Variety, Musical or Dramatic Program
James E. Dale (music director)
For episode with Jean Stapleton and Mike Connors.
Outstanding Achievement in Music, Lyrics and Special Material
Earl Brown

Directors Guild of America, USA 1975

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety
Art Fisher

Directors Guild of America, USA 1974

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety
Art Fisher

Directors Guild of America, USA 1973

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety
Art Fisher

Directors Guild of America, USA 1972

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Musical/Variety
Art Fisher

TV Land Awards 2003

Nominated
TV Land Award
Favorite Variety Show

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