Lorne Michaels Poster

Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2017 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominated
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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2016 Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Special
Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special (2015)
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Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2006 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2005 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2004 Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2001 Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
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1994 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with guest Helen Hunt.
1993 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominated
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 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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1991 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with host 'Roseanne'.
1990 Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode #569.
1987 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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1980 Nominated
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 Nominated
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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For episode with Richard Benjamin on 7 April 1979.
1978 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
The Paul Simon Special (1977)
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Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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For episode with Sissy Spacek.
Nominated
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 Won
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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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy-Variety or Music
The Lily Tomlin Special (1975)
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1975 Nominated
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 Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Writing in Comedy-Variety, Variety or Music
Lily (1973)
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1969 Nominated
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 Nominated
CableACE
Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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1993 Nominated
CableACE
Comedy Series
The Kids in the Hall (1988)
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Costume Designers Guild Awards

2013 Won
Distinguished Collaborator Award

Gemini Awards

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

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

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

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

2013 Won
Personal Award

PGA Awards

2017 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Season 42
2016 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
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Season 2
2015 Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Live Entertainment & Talk Television
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
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2014 Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Nominated
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 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2010 Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2009 Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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2008 Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
30 Rock (2006)
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Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
The Office (2005)
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2007 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Variety Television
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2006 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Variety Television
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
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2005 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Variety Television
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2004 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Television

Television Critics Association Awards

2008 Won
Career Achievement Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

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

The Webby Awards

2009 Won
Webby Award
Online Film & Video: Variety
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009)
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Walk of Fame

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

Writers Guild of America, USA

2018 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety – Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2017 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2016 Nominated
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 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2014 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2013 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2012 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2010 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2009 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2007 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - (Including Talk) Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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Won
Herb Sargent Award
2003 Nominated
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 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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2001 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials - Any Length
Saturday Night Live 25 (1999)
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Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series
Saturday Night Live (1975)
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1974 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Best Written Variety Script
Lily (1973)
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