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(1997–2002)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 2002

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Calista Flockhart

Golden Globes, USA 2001

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Robert Downey Jr.
When he was announced, Robert Downey Jr. got a standing ovation as he approached the stage.
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Calista Flockhart

Golden Globes, USA 2000

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Calista Flockhart

Golden Globes, USA 1999

Won
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Calista Flockhart
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture
Jane Krakowski

Golden Globes, USA 1998

Won
Golden Globe
Best TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Comedy/Musical
Calista Flockhart

Primetime Emmy Awards 2002

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single Camera Series
Billy Dickson (director of photography)
For episode "Reality Bites".

Primetime Emmy Awards 2001

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series
Nikki Valko (casting executive)
Ken Miller (casting executive)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single Camera Series
Billy Dickson (director of photography)
For episode "Cloudy Skies, Chance Of Parade".
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Robert Downey Jr.
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Jami Gertz
For playing "Kimmy Bishop".
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Bernadette Peters
For playing "Cassandra Lewis".

Primetime Emmy Awards 2000

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy Series or a Special
Paul Lewis (production mixer)
Nello Torri (re-recording mixer)
Peter Kelsey (re-recording mixer)
For episode "Car Wash".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Bill D'Elia
For episode "Ally McBeal: The Musical".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol

Primetime Emmy Awards 1999

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Tracey Ullman
For playing "Tracy Clark". For multiple episodes.
Outstanding Comedy Series
David E. Kelley (executive producer)
Jeffrey Kramer (co-executive producer)
Jonathan Pontell (co-executive producer)
Mike Listo
Steve Robin
Pamela J. Wisne
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy Series or a Special
Paul Lewis (production mixer)
Peter Kelsey (re-recording mixer)
Nello Torri (re-recording mixer)
For episode "Love's Illusions".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Art Direction for a Series
Peter Politanoff (production designer)
Diane O'Connell (set decorator)
For episode "Making Spirits Bright".
Outstanding Casting for a Series
Jeanie Bacharach (casting executive)
Sharon Jetton (casting executive)
Outstanding Costume Design for a Series
Rachael Stanley
For episode "Making Spirits Bright".
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Arlene Sanford
For episode "Those Lips, That Hand".
Outstanding Single Camera Picture Editing for a Series
Philip Carr Neel
For episode "Angels and Blimps".
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Lucy Liu
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
John Ritter
For playing "George Madison". For episodes "It's My Party" and "Story Of Love".
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
David E. Kelley
For episode "Sideshow".

Primetime Emmy Awards 1998

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy Series or a Special
Paul Lewis (production mixer)
Nello Torri (re-recording mixer)
Kurt Kassulke (re-recording mixer)
Peter Kelsey (re-recording mixer)
For episode "Boy To The World".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Art Direction for a Series
Peter Politanoff (production designer)
Diane O'Connell (set decorator)
For episode "Boy To The World".
Outstanding Casting for a Series
Jeanie Bacharach
Sharon Jetton
Outstanding Costuming for a Series
Loree Parral (women's costume supervisor)
Shelly Levine (men's costume supervisor)
Michelle Roth (key costumer)
For episode "Cro-Magnon".
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Allan Arkush
For episode "Cro-Magnon".
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
James Frawley
For the pilot episode.
Outstanding Single Camera Picture Editing for a Series
Thomas R. Moore
For episode "Cro-Magnon".
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Outstanding Comedy Series
David E. Kelley (executive producer)
Jeffrey Kramer (co-executive producer)
Jonathan Pontell (supervising producer)
Mike Listo
Steve Robin (co-producer)
Pamela J. Wisne (co-producer)
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
David E. Kelley
For episode "Theme Of Life".

BAFTA Awards 1999

Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best International (Programme or Series)
David E. Kelley

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2001

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Robert Downey Jr.
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Lisa Nicole Carson
Portia de Rossi
Robert Downey Jr.
Calista Flockhart
Greg Germann
Jane Krakowski
James Le Gros
Lucy Liu
Peter MacNicol
Vonda Shepard

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2000

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Lucy Liu
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Gil Bellows
Lisa Nicole Carson
Portia de Rossi
Calista Flockhart
Greg Germann
Jane Krakowski
Lucy Liu
Peter MacNicol
Vonda Shepard
Courtney Thorne-Smith

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1999

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Gil Bellows
Lisa Nicole Carson
Portia de Rossi
Calista Flockhart
Greg Germann
Jane Krakowski
Lucy Liu
Peter MacNicol
Vonda Shepard
Courtney Thorne-Smith
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1998

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Gil Bellows
Lisa Nicole Carson
Calista Flockhart
Greg Germann
Jane Krakowski
Courtney Thorne-Smith

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 2000

Won
ASCAP Award
Top TV Series
Paul Gordon
Top TV Series
Vonda Shepard

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1999

Won
ASCAP Award
Top TV Series
Vonda Shepard

Aftonbladet TV Prize, Sweden 1999

Won
TV Prize
Best Foreign TV Program (Bästa utländska program)

American Choreography Awards, USA 2000

Won
American Choreography Award
Outstanding Achievement in Television - Episodic
Joseph Malone
For episode "I Will Survive".

American Cinema Editors, USA 2000

Won
Eddie
Best Edited One-Hour Series for Television
Philip Carr Neel
For episode "The Car Wash".

American Comedy Awards, USA 2001

Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Male Performer in a TV Series
Robert Downey Jr.

American Comedy Awards, USA 2000

Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Guest Appearance in a TV Series
Betty White
Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Guest Appearance in a TV Series
Tracey Ullman
Funniest Supporting Female Performer in a TV Series
Lucy Liu

American Comedy Awards, USA 1999

Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Guest Appearance in a TV Series
Tracey Ullman
Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role) Network, Cable or Syndication
Calista Flockhart

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 2003

Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Regular Series
Billy Dickson
For episode "Reality Bites".

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 2002

Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Regular Series
Billy Dickson
For episode "The Wedding".

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 2001

Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Regular Series
Billy Dickson
For episode "The Musical, Almost".

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 1998

Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Regular Series
Billy Dickson
For episode "Silver Bells".

BMI Film & TV Awards 1999

Won
BMI TV Music Award
Danny Lux

Banff Television Festival 1999

Won
Banff Rockie Award
Best Comedy
For episode "Theme of Life".

Casting Society of America, USA 2001

Won
Artios
Best Casting for TV, Comedy Episodic
Nikki Valko
Ken Miller

Casting Society of America, USA 2000

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for TV, Comedy Episodic
Nikki Valko
Ken Miller

Cinema Audio Society, USA 1999

Nominated
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Television Series
Nello Torri (re-recording mixer)
Peter Kelsey (re-recording mixer)
Paul Lewis (production mixer)
For episode "Making Spirits Bright".

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2001

Nominated
CDG Award
Outstanding Contemporary Television Series
Yana Syrkin
Kathleen Detoro

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2000

Nominated
CDG Award
Outstanding Contemporary Television Series
Rachael Stanley

Directors Guild of America, USA 2001

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series'
Bill D'Elia
For episode "The Last Virgin".

Directors Guild of America, USA 1998

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

Image Awards 2003

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Regina Hall

Image Awards 2002

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Taye Diggs
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Lisa Nicole Carson
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Jennifer Holliday

Image Awards 2000

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jesse L. Martin
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Lisa Nicole Carson
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Lucy Liu

Image Awards 1999

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Lisa Nicole Carson

International Monitor Awards 1998

Won
Monitor
Film Originated Television Series - Best Achievement
David E. Kelley
Jeffrey Kramer
Jonathan Pontell
Mike Listo
Steve Robin
Pamela J. Wisne
For episode "Cro-Magnon".

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2002

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing in Television - Music, Episodic Live Action
Sharyn Gersh
For episode "Cloudy Skies, Chance Of Parade".

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2001

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Television Episodic - Music
Sharyn Gersh (music editor)
Jennifer Barak (music editor)
For episode "The Musical, Almost".

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2000

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Television Episodic - Dialogue & ADR
David Rawlinson (supervising sound/dialogue/adr editor)
Dennis Gray (dialogue editor)
Ralph Osborn III (dialogue editor)
David Melhase (adr editor)
For episode "Car Wash".
Best Sound Editing - Television Episodic - Music
Sharyn Gersh (music editor/scoring editor)
For episode "Seeing Green".

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 1999

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Television Episodic - Music

Online Film & Television Association 1998

Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Series

PGA Awards 2001

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy

Peabody Awards 1999

Won
Peabody Award

Satellite Awards 2003

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Comedy or Musical
Peter MacNicol

Satellite Awards 2001

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical
Jane Krakowski

Satellite Awards 2000

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical
Calista Flockhart

Satellite Awards 1999

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Calista Flockhart

TP de Oro, Spain 2000

Won
TP de Oro
Best Foreign Series (Mejor Serie Extranjera)

TV Guide Awards 2001

Nominated
TV Guide Award
Comedy Series of the Year
Supporting Actor of the Year in a Comedy Series
Robert Downey Jr.

TV Guide Awards 2000

Nominated
TV Guide Award
Favorite Actress in a Comedy
Calista Flockhart
Favorite Comedy Series

TV Guide Awards 1999

Nominated
TV Guide Award
Favorite Actress in a Comedy
Calista Flockhart
Favorite Comedy Series

Television Critics Association Awards 2001

Nominated
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Comedy
Robert Downey Jr.

Television Critics Association Awards 1999

Nominated
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Comedy
Individual Achievement in Comedy
Calista Flockhart

Television Critics Association Awards 1998

Won
TCA Award
Outstanding New Program of the Year
Nominated
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Comedy
Individual Achievement in Comedy
Calista Flockhart
Program of the Year

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 2000

Nominated
Q Award
Best Actress in a Quality Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 1999

Won
Q Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol
Nominated
Q Award
Best Actress in a Quality Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series
Lucy Liu
Best Quality Comedy Series

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 1998

Won
Q Award
Best Quality Comedy Series
Best Actress in a Quality Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart
Nominated
Q Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Comedy Series
Peter MacNicol
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series
Lisa Nicole Carson
Best Recurring Player
Dyan Cannon

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