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1977–1978 Emmy Awards

Outstanding Drama SeriesThe Rockford Files (NBC)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesEdward Asner, Lou Grant
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama SeriesSada Thompson, Family
Outstanding Continuing Performance By a Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesRobert Vaughn, Washington: Behind Closed Doors
Outstanding Continuing Performance By a Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesNancy Marchand, Lou Grant
Outstanding Lead Actor for a Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy SeriesBarnard Hughes, Lou Grant
Outstanding Lead Actress for a Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy SeriesRita Moreno, The Rockford Files: “The Paper Palace”
Outstanding Single Performance By a Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Drama SeriesRicardo Montalban, How the West Was Won, Part II
Outstanding Single Performance By a Supporting Actress in a Comedy or Drama SeriesBlanche Baker, Holocaust, Part I
Outstanding Directing in a Drama SeriesMarvin J. Chomsky, Holocaust, entire series
Outstanding Writing in a Drama SeriesGerald Green, Holocaust, entire series
Outstanding Special, Drama or ComedyThe Gathering (ABC)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy SpecialFred Astaire, A Family Upside Down
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama or Comedy SpecialJoanne Woodward, GE Theater: See How She Runs
Outstanding Performance By a Supporting Actor in a Comedy or Drama SpecialHoward Da Silva, Great Performances: Verna: USO Girl
Outstanding Performance By a Supporting Actress in a Drama or Comedy SpecialEva LeGallienne, The Royal Family
Outstanding Directing in a Special Program, Drama or ComedyDavid Lowell Rich, The Defection of Simas Kudirka
Outstanding Writing in a Special Program, Drama or Comedy, Original TeleplayGeorge Rubino, The Last Tenant
Outstanding Writing in a Special Program, Drama or Comedy, AdaptationCaryl Ledner, Mary White
Outstanding Comedy SeriesAll in the Family (CBS)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesCarroll O'Connor, All in the Family
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesJean Stapleton, All in the Family
Outstanding Continuing Performance By a Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesRob Reiner, All in the Family
Outstanding Continuing Performance By a Supporting Actress in a Comedy SeriesJulie Kavner, Rhoda
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy SeriesPaul Bogart, All in the Family: “Edith's 50th Birthday”
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy SeriesBob Weiskopf and Bob Schiller, Teleplay
Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music SeriesThe Muppet Show (Syndicated)
Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance By a Supporting Actor in Variety or MusicTim Conway, The Carol Burnett Show
Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance By a Supporting Actress in Variety or MusicGilda Radner, NBC's Saturday Night Live
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy-Variety or Music SeriesDave Powers, The Carol Burnett Show (with Steve Martin and Betty White)
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music SeriesEd Simmons, Roger Beatty, Rick Hawkins, Liz Sage, Robert Illes, James Stein, Franelle Silver, Larry Siegel, Tim Conway, Bill Richmond, Gene Perret, Dick Clair and Jenna McMahon, The Carol Burnett Show (with Steve Martin and Betty White)
Outstanding Special, Comedy-Variety or MusicBette Midler — Ol' Red Hair Is Back (NBC)
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy-Variety or Music SpecialDwight Hemion, The Sentry Collection Presents Ben Vereen — His Roots
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music SpecialLorne Michaels, Paul Simon, Chevy Chase, Tom Davis, Al Franken, Charles Grodin, Lily Tomlin and Alan Zweibel, The Paul Simon Special
Outstanding Limited SeriesHolocaust (NBC)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited SeriesMichael Moriarty, Holocaust
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited SeriesMeryl Streep, Holocaust
Outstanding Informational SeriesThe Body Human (CBS)
Outstanding Informational SpecialNational Geographic: The Great Whales (PBS)
Outstanding Children's Special (Prime Time)Halloween Is Grinch Night (ABC)
Outstanding Children's Entertainment Series (Daytime)Captain Kangaroo (CBS)
Outstanding Children's Entertainment Special (Daytime)ABC Afterschool Special: Hewitt's Just Different (ABC)
Outstanding Children's Informational Series (Daytime)Animals Animals Animals (ABC)
Outstanding Children's Informational Special (Daytime)ABC Afterschool Special: Very Good Friends (ABC)
Outstanding Children's Instructional Series (Daytime)Schoolhouse Rock (ABC)
Outstanding Game or Audience Participation ShowThe Hollywood Squares (NBC)
Outstanding Talk, Service or Variety SeriesDonahue (Syndicated)
Special Classification of Outstanding Program AchievementThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (NBC)

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