Eleanor and Franklin Poster

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1977

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Made for Television

Primetime Emmy Awards 1976

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Drama or Comedy
David Susskind (executive producer)
Harry R. Sherman (producer)
Audrey Maas (producer)
Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Comedy or Drama Special
Rosemary Murphy
For playing: "Sara Delano Roosevelt".
Outstanding Directing in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy
Daniel Petrie
Outstanding Writing in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy - Original Teleplay
James Costigan
Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction or Scenic Design - Dramatic Special or Feature Length Film Made for TV
Jan Scott (art director)
Antony Mondello (set decorator)
Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama Special
Joe I. Tompkins
Outstanding Achievement in Make-Up
Del Armstrong
Michael Westmore
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography for Entertainment Programming for a Special
Paul Lohmann
Edward R. Brown
Outstanding Achievement in Film Editing for Entertainment Programming for a Special
Michael Kahn
Outstanding Achievement in Film Sound Mixing
Don J. Bassman
Donald F. Johnson
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Any Area of Creative Technical Crafts
Jean Burt Reilly (hair stylist)
Billy Laughridge (hair stylist)
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special
Edward Herrmann
For playing: "Franklin Delano Roosevelt".
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama or Comedy Special
Jane Alexander
For playing: "Eleanor Roosevelt".
Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Comedy or Drama Special
Irene Tedrow
For playing: "Mary Hall".
Outstanding Single Performance by a Supporting Actress in Comedy or Drama Special
Lilia Skala
For playing: "Mlle. Souvestre".
Outstanding Achievement in Graphic Design and Title Sequences
Anthony Goldschmidt
Outstanding Achievement in Film Sound Editing - For a Special Program
Don Hall
William Hartman
Michael O'Corrigan
Ed Rossi
Ron Smith
Robert Pearson
John Kline
Allan LaMastra
Jay Engel

American Cinema Editors, USA 1977

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Television Special
Michael Kahn

Directors Guild of America, USA 1977

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Specials/Movies for TV/Actuality
Daniel Petrie
Edward Teets (unit production manager) (plaque)
Lynn Guthrie (assistant director) (plaque)
Jack Frost Sanders (assistant director) (plaque)

Peabody Awards 1977

Won
Peabody Award

PGA Awards 1997

Won
PGA Hall of Fame - Television Programs

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