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(1986–1994)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1992

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Amanda Donohoe
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Drama
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Susan Dey
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Larry Drake

Golden Globes, USA 1991

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Drama
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Susan Dey
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Jill Eikenberry
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Jimmy Smits
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Blair Underwood

Golden Globes, USA 1990

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Drama
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Susan Dey
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Jill Eikenberry
Best Performance by an Actor in a TV-Series - Drama
Corbin Bernsen
Best Performance by an Actor in a TV-Series - Drama
Harry Hamlin
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Susan Ruttan
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Michael Tucker
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Larry Drake

Golden Globes, USA 1989

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Jill Eikenberry
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Drama
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Susan Dey
Best Performance by an Actor in a TV-Series - Drama
Corbin Bernsen
Best Performance by an Actor in a TV-Series - Drama
Harry Hamlin
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Susan Ruttan
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Larry Drake

Golden Globes, USA 1988

Won
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Drama
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Susan Dey
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama
Jill Eikenberry
Best Performance by an Actor in a TV-Series - Drama
Harry Hamlin
Best Performance by an Actor in a TV-Series - Drama
Michael Tucker
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Alan Rachins

Golden Globes, USA 1987

Won
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Drama

Primetime Emmy Awards 1994

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Jill Eikenberry

Primetime Emmy Awards 1992

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Richard Dysart
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
Steven Bochco (executive producer)
Rick Wallace (executive producer)
Patricia Green (executive producer)
Alan Brennert (supervising producer)
Carol Flint (supervising producer)
Elodie Keene (supervising producer)
James C. Hart (senior producer)
Robert Breech (producer)
Don Behrns (coordinating producer)
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costuming for a Series
Robert Q. Mathews (men's costume supervisor)
Elinor Bardach (women's costume supervisor)
Deborah Squires (key costumer)
For episode "Double Breasted Suit".
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing in a Drama Series
Rick Wallace (director)
For episode "Say Goodnight Gracie.".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Conchata Ferrell

Primetime Emmy Awards 1991

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
David E. Kelley (executive producer)
Rick Wallace (executive producer)
Patricia Green (supervising producer)
John Hill (producer)
Robert Breech (producer)
James C. Hart (producer)
Elodie Keene (producer)
Alan Brennert (producer)
Alice West (coordinating producer)
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
David E. Kelley (writer)
For episode "On The Toad Again".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Costuming for a Series
Shelly Levine (men's costume supervisor)
Loree Parral (women's costume supervisor)
Elaine Ramires (costumer)
For episode "God Rest Ye Murray Gentleman".
Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Series
Thomas R. Burman (special effects makeup)
Bari Dreiband-Burman (special effects makeup)
Leigh Mitchell (makeup artist)
Darrell McIntyre (makeup artist)
Ken Diaz (special effects makeup)
For episode "God Rest Ye Murray Gentleman".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Tom Moore (director)
For episode "God Rest Ye Murray Gentleman".
Outstanding Editing for a Series - Single Camera Production
Jonathan Pontell (editor)
For episode "God Rest Ye Murray Gentleman".
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
John Glover
For playing "Dr. Paul Kohler". For episode "God Rest Ye Murray Gentleman".
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Series
David Schneiderman (production mixer)
Robert Appere (re-recording mixer)
Ron Estes (re-recording mixer)
Gary D. Rogers (re-recording mixer)
For episode "God Rest Ye Murray Gentleman".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Richard Dysart
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Diana Muldaur
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Judith Feldman (writer)
Sarah Woodside Gallagher (writer)
For episode "Lie Harder".
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
David E. Kelley (writer)
Patricia Green (writer)
Alan Brennert (writer)
For episode "Mutinies On The Banzai".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1990

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
David E. Kelley (executive producer)
Rick Wallace (co-executive producer)
William M. Finkelstein (supervising producer)
Elodie Keene (producer)
Michael M. Robin (producer)
Alice West (coordinating producer)
Robert Breech (co-producer)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
David E. Kelley (writer)
For episode "Blood, Sweat & Fears".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Costuming for a Series
Loree Parral (ladies' costume supervisor)
Shelly Levine (men's costume supervisor)
For episode "Last Gasp".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Win Phelps
For episode "Noah's Bark".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Rick Wallace
For episode "The Last Gasp".
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Jill Eikenberry
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Series
David Schneiderman (production mixer)
Sergio Reyes (re-recording mixer)
Robert Appere (re-recording mixer)
Kevin E. Carpenter (re-recording mixer)
For episode "The Mouse That Soared".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Larry Drake
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Richard Dysart
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Diana Muldaur
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
David E. Kelley (writer)
William M. Finkelstein (writer)
For episode "Bang... Zoom... Zap".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1989

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
Steven Bochco (executive producer)
Rick Wallace (co-executive producer)
David E. Kelley (supervising producer)
Scott Goldstein (producer)
Michele Gallery (producer)
William M. Finkelstein (co-producer)
Judith Parker (co-producer)
Phillip M. Goldfarb (coordinating producer)
Alice West (coordinating producer)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Larry Drake
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Costuming for a Series
Shelly Levine (men's costumer)
Loree Parral (women's costumer)
For episode "Urine Trouble Now".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Eric Laneuville (director)
For episode "I'm In The Nude For Love".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
John Pasquin (director)
For episode "To Live And Diet In L.A.".
Outstanding Editing for a Series - Single Camera Production
Paul Dixon (editor)
For episode "His Suit Is Hirsute".
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Michael Tucker
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Susan Dey
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Jill Eikenberry
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Richard Dysart
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Michele Greene
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Amanda Plummer
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Steven Bochco
David E. Kelley
William M. Finkelstein
Michele Gallery
For episode "His Suit Is Hirsute".
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
David E. Kelley
William M. Finkelstein
Michele Gallery
Judith Parker
For episode "Urine Trouble Now".
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
David E. Kelley (writer)
For episode "I'm In The Nude For Love".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1988

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Editing for a Series - Single Camera Production
Elodie Keene (editor)
For episode "Full Marital Jacket".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Larry Drake
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Costuming for a Series
Shelly Levine (men's costumer)
Loree Parral (women's costumer)
For episode "Full Marital Jacket".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Kim Friedman
For episode "Handroll Express".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Gregory Hoblit
For episode "The Wizard of Odds".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Win Phelps
For episode "Full Marital Jacket".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Sam Weisman
For episode "Beauty and Obese".
Outstanding Drama Series
Steven Bochco (executive producer)
Gregory Hoblit (co-executive producer)
Rick Wallace (co-executive producer)
Terry Louise Fisher (supervising producer)
Scott Goldstein (producer)
David E. Kelley (co-producer)
Phillip M. Goldfarb (coordinating producer)
Outstanding Editing for a Series - Single Camera Production
Quinnie Martin Jr. (editor)
For episode "Divorce with Extreme Prejudice".
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Corbin Bernsen
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Michael Tucker
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Susan Dey
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Jill Eikenberry
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Series
David Schneiderman (sound mixer)
Sergio Reyes (sound mixer)
Robert Appere (sound mixer)
David Dockendorf (sound mixer)
For episode "Leapin' Lizards".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Alan Rachins
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Terry Louise Fisher
David E. Kelley
For episode "Beauty and Obese".
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Terry Louise Fisher (teleplay/story)
David E. Kelley (teleplay)
Steven Bochco (story)
For episode "Full Marital Jacket".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1987

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Art Direction for a Series
Jeffrey L. Goldstein (production designer)
Richard D. Kent (set decorator)
For episode "Pilot (#1.0)". For the pilot.
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Gregory Hoblit
For episode "Pilot (#1.0)". For the pilot.
Outstanding Drama Series
Steven Bochco (executive producer)
Gregory Hoblit (co-executive producer)
Terry Louise Fisher (supervising producer)
Ellen S. Pressman (producer)
Scott Goldstein (producer)
Phillip M. Goldfarb (coordinating producer)
Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series
Alfre Woodard
For episode "Pilot (#1.0)". For playing "Adrain Moore". For the series' pilot.
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Steven Bochco (writer)
Terry Louise Fisher (writer)
For episode "The Venus Butterfly".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Costuming for a Series
Shelly Levine (men's costumer)
Loree Parral (women's costumer)
For episode "The Venus Butterfly".
Outstanding Cinematography for a Series
Robert Seaman
For episode "Sidney, the Dead-Nosed Reindeer".
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Donald Petrie
For episode "The Venus Butterfly".
Outstanding Editing for a Series - Single Camera Production
Bonnie Koehler
For episode "The Venus Butterfly".
Outstanding Editing for a Series - Single Camera Production
Ray Daniels
Joe Ann Fogle
For episode "Pilot (#1.0)". for the pilot.
Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series
Jeanne Cooper
For episode "Fry Me to the Moon".
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Corbin Bernsen
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Susan Dey
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Jill Eikenberry
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Series
Dan Dillon (sound mixer)
John Norman (sound mixer)
David Schneiderman (sound mixer)
Theodore Soderberg (sound mixer)
For episode "Pilot (#1.0)". For the pilot.
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Michael Tucker
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
William M. Finkelstein (writer)
For episode "Sidney, the Dead-Nosed Reindeer".
Outstanding Sound Editing for a Series
Sam Horta (supervising sound editor)
Petra Bach (sound editor)
Sam Black (sound editor)
Donald W. Ernst (sound editor)
Terence Thomas (sound editor)
Andrea Horta (sound editor)
Ron Horwitz (sound editor)
Constance A. Kazmer (sound editor)
Gary Krivacek (sound editor)
Russ Hill (sound editor)
Warner E. Leighton (sound editor)
Margaret Webb (sound editor)
Eileen Horta (adr editor)
John R. Harris (music editor)
National Broadcasting Company (NBC)
For episode "Pilot (#1.0)". For the pilot.

American Cinema Editors, USA 1993

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited One Hour Series for Television
Randy Roberts
Wendy J. Plump
For episode "Say Goodnight Gracie".

American Cinema Editors, USA 1991

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Episode from a Television Series
Paul Dixon
Mervin B. Dayan
For episode "God Rest Ye Murray Gentleman".

American Cinema Editors, USA 1990

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Episode from a Television Series
Paul Dixon
For episode "His Suit is Hirsute".

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 1988

Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Regular Series
Reynaldo Villalobos

BMI Film & TV Awards 1992

Won
BMI TV Music Award
Mike Post

BMI Film & TV Awards 1990

Won
BMI TV Music Award
Mike Post

BMI Film & TV Awards 1989

Won
BMI TV Music Award
Mike Post

BMI Film & TV Awards 1988

Won
BMI TV Music Award
Mike Post

BMI Film & TV Awards 1987

Won
BMI TV Music Award
Mike Post

Casting Society of America, USA 1991

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for TV, Dramatic Episodic
Ronnie Yeskel

Casting Society of America, USA 1990

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for TV, Dramatic Episodic
Robert Harbin
Beth Hymson

Casting Society of America, USA 1989

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for TV, Dramatic Episodic
Robert Harbin

Casting Society of America, USA 1988

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for TV, Dramatic Episodic
Robert Harbin

Casting Society of America, USA 1987

Won
Artios
Best Casting for TV, Dramatic Episodic
Nan Dutton (pilot)
Robert Harbin (series)

Directors Guild of America, USA 1990

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night
Eric Laneuville
Phillip M. Goldfarb (unit production manager) (plaque)
Robert J. Doherty (first assistant director) (plaque)
Ricardo Méndez Matta (second assistant director) (plaque)
For episode "I'm In The Nude".
Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night
Gabrielle Beaumont
For episode "Lie Down & Deliver".
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night
John Pasquin
For episode "To Live And Diet In L.A.".

Directors Guild of America, USA 1987

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night
Donald Petrie
For episode "The Venus Butterfly".
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Gregory Hoblit
For episode "Pilot (#1.0)".

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1991

Nominated
Edgar
Best Television Episode
David E. Kelley
Bryce Zabel
For episode "Justice Swerved".

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 1990

Nominated
Edgar
Best Television Episode
David E. Kelley
William M. Finkelstein
Michele Gallery
Judith Parker
For episode "Urine Trouble Now".

Environmental Media Awards, USA 1992

Won
EMA Award
TV Drama
For episode "I'm Ready for My Close-Up, Mr. Markowitz".

GLAAD Media Awards 1992

Won
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Drama Episode

GLAAD Media Awards 1991

Won
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Drama Series

GLAAD Media Awards 1990

Won
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Drama Series

Image Awards 1995

Won
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Blair Underwood

People's Choice Awards, USA 1993

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Dramatic Series

People's Choice Awards, USA 1992

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Dramatic Series

People's Choice Awards, USA 1991

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Dramatic Series

People's Choice Awards, USA 1990

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Dramatic Series

People's Choice Awards, USA 1989

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Dramatic Program

People's Choice Awards, USA 1988

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Dramatic Program

People's Choice Awards, USA 1987

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite New TV Dramatic Program

Television Critics Association Awards 1990

Nominated
TCA Award
Program of the Year
Outstanding Achievement in Drama

Television Critics Association Awards 1989

Nominated
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Drama

Television Critics Association Awards 1988

Nominated
TCA Award
Program of the Year
Outstanding Achievement in Drama

Television Critics Association Awards 1987

Won
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Drama
Nominated
TCA Award
Program of the Year

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 1991

Nominated
Q Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Diana Muldaur
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Best Writing in a Quality Drama Series
Best Quality Drama Series

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 1990

Won
Q Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Jimmy Smits
Nominated
Q Award
Best Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Susan Dey
Best Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Jill Eikenberry
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Larry Drake
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Diana Muldaur
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Best Writing in a Quality Drama Series
Best Directing in a Quality Drama Series
Best Quality Drama Series

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 1989

Won
Q Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Larry Drake
2nd place
Q Award
Best Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Michael Tucker
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Nominated
Q Award
Best Quality Drama Series

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 1988

Won
Q Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Larry Drake
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama Series
Susan Ruttan
Nominated
Q Award
Best Quality Drama Series

Writers Guild of America, USA 1991

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
David E. Kelley
Bryce Zabel
Episodic Drama
David E. Kelley
William M. Finkelstein

Writers Guild of America, USA 1990

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Steven Bochco
David E. Kelley
Michele Gallery
William M. Finkelstein

Writers Guild of America, USA 1989

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Terry Louise Fisher (teleplay/story)
David E. Kelley (teleplay)
Steven Bochco (story)

Writers Guild of America, USA 1988

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Episodic Drama
Jacob Epstein
Marshall Goldberg
David E. Kelley
Episodic Drama
Steven Bochco
Terry Louise Fisher

Young Artist Awards 1993

Nominated
Young Artist Award
Best Young Actress Guest Starring in a Television Series
Sheila Rosenthal

Young Artist Awards 1988

Nominated
Young Artist Award
Best Young Actor - Guest Starring in a Television Drama
Damon Hines
For episode "The Grace of Wrath".

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