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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2021 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2020 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2019 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series
Creating Saturday Night Live (2016)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Documentary Now! (2015)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2018 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Portlandia (2011)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety Special (Pre-Recorded)
Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life (2018)
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Outstanding Short Form Variety Series
Creating Saturday Night Live (2016)
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2017 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Documentary Now! (2015)
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Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Portlandia (2011)
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Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series
Creating Saturday Night Live (2016)
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2016 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety Talk Series
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
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Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Documentary Now! (2015)
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Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Portlandia (2011)
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Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety Special
Adele Live in New York City (2015)
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2015 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Special
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
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Outstanding Variety Talk Series
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
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Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Portlandia (2011)
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Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2014 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety Series
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
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Outstanding Variety Special
Best of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Primetime Special (2014)
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2013 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Series
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)
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Outstanding Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Outstanding Variety Special
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (2008)
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For episode: "Part I".
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
Saturday Night Live: Weekend Update Thursday (2008)
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2012 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Outstanding Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety Series
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2011 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)
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Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2010 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host Betty White.
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2009 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2008 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2007 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2006 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2005 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2004 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2003 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2002 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2001 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
Saturday Night Live: Presidential Bash 2000 (2000)
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Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2000 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
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1994 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with guest Helen Hunt.
1993 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host 'Harvey Keitel'.
1992 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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1991 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host 'Roseanne'.
1990 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host Alec Baldwin.
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host Alec Baldwin (show #637).
1989 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode #569.
1987 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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1980 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host Teri Garr on 26 January 1980.
1979 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Writing in a Comedy or Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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1978 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
The Paul Simon Special (1977)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host Steve Martin (22 April 1978).
1977 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with Sissy Spacek.
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with Elliott Gould.
1976 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode on 10 January 1976 with host Elliott Gould.
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
The Lily Tomlin Special (1975)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy-Variety or Music
The Lily Tomlin Special (1975)
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1975 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy-Variety or Music
Lily (1975)
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Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
Lily (1975)
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1974 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Best Writing in Comedy-Variety, Variety or Music
Lily (1973)
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1969 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Comedy, Variety or Music
Laugh-In (1967)
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For episode on 3 February 1969.

CableACE Awards

1994 Nominee
CableACE
Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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1993 Nominee
CableACE
Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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Costume Designers Guild Awards

2013 Winner
Distinguished Collaborator Award

Gemini Awards

1996 Nominee
Gemini
Best Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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1995 Nominee
Gemini
Best Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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1994 Winner
Gemini
Best Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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1993 Winner
Gemini
Best Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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1992 Nominee
Gemini
Best Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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1989 Winner
Gemini
Best Variety Program
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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Gold Derby Awards

2010 Winner
Gold Derby TV Award
Life Achievement Award (Other)

Legionnaires of Laughter Legacy Awards

2018 Nominee
Legacy Award
Best Political Comedy Writer
Saturday Night Live (1975)

Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

2004 Winner
Mark Twain Prize
Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

2012 Nominee
Golden Nymph
Outstanding International Producer (Comedy Series)
30 Rock (2006)
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Peabody Awards

2013 Winner
Personal Award

PGA Awards

2021 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Season 46
2020 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Season 45
2019 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Season 44
2018 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Season 43
2017 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Season 42
2016 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
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Season 2
2015 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
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2014 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)
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Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2013 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)
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Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2012 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2011 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2010 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2009 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2008 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
The Office (2005)
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2007 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Variety Television
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2006 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Variety Television
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2005 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Variety Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2004 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award in Television

Television Critics Association Awards

2008 Winner
Career Achievement Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1995 Nominee
Stinker Award
Most Painfully Unfunny Comedy
Stuart Saves His Family (1995)
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1993 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Sequel
Wayne's World 2 (1993)
Worst Resurrection of a TV Show
Coneheads (1993)

The Webby Awards

2008 Winner
Webby Award
Film & Video Lifetime Achievement

Walk of Fame

1999 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Television
On 19 August 1999. At 6625 Hollywood Blvd.

Writers Guild of America, USA

2020 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2019 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2018 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety – Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2017 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2016 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Music, Awards, Tributes) - Specials
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
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Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2015 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2014 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2013 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2012 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2010 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2009 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2007 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Winner
Herb Sargent Award
2003 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials
NBC 75th Anniversary Special (2002)
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Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2002 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2001 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials - Any Length
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
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Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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1974 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Best Written Variety Script
Lily (1973)
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