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Lonesome Dove Poster

(1989 TV Mini-Series)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1990

Won
Golden Globe
Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Robert Duvall
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Anjelica Huston
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Tommy Lee Jones

Primetime Emmy Awards 1989

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Casting for a Miniseries or a Special
Lynn Kressel
Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Miniseries or a Special
Manlio Rocchetti (makeup supervisor)
Carla Palmer (makeup artist)
Jean Ann Black (makeup artist)
For part 4 ("The Return").
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Miniseries or a Special (Dramatic Underscore)
Basil Poledouris (composer)
For part IV ("The Return").
Outstanding Costume Design for a Miniseries or a Special
Van Broughton Ramsey
For part II ("On The Trail").
Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special
Simon Wincer (director)
Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries or a Special
Dave McMoyler (supervising sound editor)
Joe Melody (co-supervising editor)
Mark Steele (sound editor)
Richard S. Steele (sound editor)
Michael J. Wright (sound editor)
Gary Macheel (sound editor)
Stephen Grubbs (sound editor)
Mark Friedgen (sound editor)
Charles R. Beith Jr. (sound editor)
Scott A. Tinsley (sound editor)
Karla Caldwell (sound editor)
George Bell (sound editor)
G. Michael Graham (sound editor)
Kristi Johns (supervising adr editor)
Tom Villano (supervising music editor)
Jamie Forester (supervising music editor)
For part III ("The Plains").
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or a Special
Donald F. Johnson (sound mixer)
James L. Aicholtz (dialogue mixer)
Michael Herbick (music mixer)
Kevin O'Connell (sound effects mixer)
For part IV ("The Return").
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Special
Philip Leto (hairstylist)
Manlio Rocchetti (hair supervisor)
For part II ("On The Trail").
Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or a Special
Cary White (production designer)
Michael J. Sullivan (set decorator)
For part IV ("The Return").
Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or a Special
Douglas Milsome (director of photography)
For part IV ("The Return").
Outstanding Editing for a Miniseries or a Special - Single Camera Production
Corky Ehlers (editor)
For part III ("The Plains").
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Robert Duvall
For part II ("On The Trail").
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Tommy Lee Jones
For part IV ("The Return").
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Anjelica Huston
For part III ("The Plains").
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Diane Lane
For parts III and IV.
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Danny Glover
For parts I ("Leaving Part"), II ("On The Trail") and III ("The Plains").
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Glenne Headly
For parts I, II and III.
Outstanding Miniseries
Suzanne De Passe (executive producer)
William D. Wittliff (executive producer)
Robert Halmi Jr. (co-executive producer)
Dyson Lovell (producer)
Michael Weisbarth (supervising producer)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or a Special
William D. Wittliff (teleplay)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
For part l.

American Cinema Editors, USA 1990

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Episode from a Television Mini-Series
Corky Ehlers
For part III.

BMI Film & TV Awards 1990

Won
BMI TV Music Award
Basil Poledouris

Casting Society of America, USA 1989

Won
Artios
Best Casting for TV Miniseries'
Lynn Kressel

Directors Guild of America, USA 1990

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Simon Wincer

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 1989

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Television Episodic - Effects & Foley
Stephen Grubbs

Peabody Awards 1990

Won
Peabody Award
Pangaea (associate producer)
Qintex Entertainment (associate producer)

TV Land Awards 2007

Nominated
TV Land Award
Miniseries You Didn't Miss a Moment Of

Television Critics Association Awards 1989

Won
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Drama
Program of the Year

Western Heritage Awards 1990

Won
Bronze Wrangler
Television Feature Film
William D. Wittliff (writer/executive producer)
Suzanne De Passe (executive producer)
Robert Duvall (star)
Tommy Lee Jones (star)
Anjelica Huston (star)

Writers Guild of America, USA 1990

Won
WGA Award (TV)
Adapted Long Form
William D. Wittliff
For part I.

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