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1955 Emmy Awards

Best Dramatic SeriesProducers' Showcase (NBC)
Best Actor, Continuing PerformancePhil Silvers, Phil Silvers Show, You'll Never Get Rich
Best Actress, Continuing PerformanceLucille Ball, I Love Lucy
Best Actor in a Supporting RoleArt Carney, The Honeymooners
Best Actress in a Supporting RoleNanette Fabray, Caesar's Hour
Best Single Program of the YearProducers' Showcase: Peter Pan (NBC)
Best Actor, Single PerformanceLloyd Nolan, Ford Star Jubilee: Caine Mutiny Court Martial
Best Actress, Single PerformanceMary Martin, Producers' Showcase: Peter Pan
Best Television AdaptationPaul Gregory and Franklin Schaffner, Caine Mutiny Court Martial by Herman Wouk
Best Director, Film SeriesNat Hiken, Phil Silvers Show, You'll Never Get Rich
Best Director, Live SeriesFranklin Schaffner, Caine Mutiny Court Martial
Best Original Teleplay WritingRod Serling, Kraft TV Theatre: Patterns
Best Comedy SeriesPhil Silvers Show, You'll Never Get Rich (CBS)
Best ComedianPhil Silvers
Best ComedienneNanette Fabray
Best Comedy WritingNat Hiken, Barry Blitser, Arnold Auerbach, Harvey Orkin, Vincent Bogert, Arnold Rosen, Coleman Jacoby, Tony Webster and Terry Ryan, Phil Silvers Show, You'll Never Get Rich
Best Variety SeriesEd Sullivan Show (CBS)
Best Music SeriesYour Hit Parade (NBC)
Best Action or Adventure SeriesDisneyland (ABC)
Best Documentary Program, Religious, Informational, Educational or InterviewOmnibus (CBS)
Best News Commentator or ReporterEdward R. Murrow
Best Children's SeriesLassie (CBS)
Best Audience Participation Series (Quiz, Panel, etc.)$64,000 Question (CBS)
Best Specialty Act, Single or GroupMarcel Marceau
Best Mc or Program Host, Male or FemalePerry Como

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