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(1978–1986)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1980

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Television Series - Drama
John Houseman

Golden Globes, USA 1979

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Television Series - Drama
John Houseman

Primetime Emmy Awards 1979

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
Robert C. Thompson (executive producer)
Robert Lewin (producer)
Albert Aley (producer)
Outstanding Music Composition for a Series
Charles Fox (composer)
Norman Gimbel (lyrics)
For episode "A Day in the Life".
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
James Bridges
For episode "The Late Mr. Hart"

CableACE Awards 1987

Nominated
ACE
Actress in a Dramatic Series
Lainie Kazan
Dramatic Series
Lynn Roth (executive producer)
Ernest A. Losso (producer)
Showtime Networks
For "The Paper Chase: The Graduation Year" (season title).
Writing a Dramatic Series
John Jay Osborn Jr.
Showtime Networks
For episode "Honor"
Writing a Dramatic Series
Joe S. Landon
Showtime Networks
For episode "Graduation"

CableACE Awards 1985

Won
ACE
Dramatic Series
Lynn Roth (executive producer)
Ernest A. Losso (producer)
For "The Paper Chase: The Second and Third Years" (season title).
Nominated
ACE
Actress in a Dramatic Series
Andra Millian
Directing a Dramatic Series
Jack Bender
Showtime Networks
For episode "Limits"
Directing a Dramatic Series
Jack Bender
Showtime Networks
For episode "Hart Goes Home"

CableACE Awards 1984

Nominated
ACE
Dramatic Series
Lynn Roth (producer)
Writing a Dramatic Program
John Jay Osborn Jr.
Showtime Networks
For episode "Mrs. Hart"

CableACE Awards 1983

Won
ACE
Writing a Dramatic Presentation
Lee Kalcheim
Showtime Networks
For episode "Spreading it Thin"
Program Series - Dramatic Presentation: 60 Minutes or Less
Lynn Roth (executive producer)
Showtime Networks
Single Program - Dramatic Presentation: 60 Minutes or Less
Lynn Roth (executive producer)
Showtime Networks
For episode "The Birthday Party"
Nominated
ACE
Actor in a Dramatic Presentation
John Houseman
For episode "The Birthday Party".
Actress in a Dramatic Presentation
Jane Kaczmarek
For episode "Outline Fever".
Directing a Dramatic Presentation
Corey Allen
Showtime Networks
For episode "Spreading It Thin"
Writing a Dramatic Presentation
John Jay Osborn Jr.
Showtime Networks
For episode "The Birthday Party"
Lighting in a Dramatic Presentation - Film
Gene A. Talvin
Showtime Networks
For episodes "Outline Fever", "Birthday Party", and "Spreading It Thin"

Directors Guild of America, USA 1979

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night
Joseph Hardy
For the pilot episode.

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