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Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
TV HALL OF FAME

from Chris Beachum
"Boomer" of Gold Derby

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This webpage is the most comprehensive online source dedicated to the ATAS Hall of Fame.
The page starts with recommendations to the selection committee for possible future selections and is followed by the complete list of Hall of Fame members
(with their induction years, who inducted them and/or paid special tributes, early/late photos, and their contributions to the television industry).

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2014 HALL OF FAME RECOMMENDATIONS:


1. DAVID LETTERMAN
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"Late Night with David Letterman"
"Late Show with David Letterman"
Founder of Worldwide Pants ("Everybody Loves Raymond," "Late, Late Show" and more)
Over 31 groundbreaking years as talk show host
Shows have over 100 Emmy nominations and dozens of Emmy wins
Kennedy Center Honoree

2. DON KNOTTS
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"The Andy Griffith Show"
"The Steve Allen Show"
"Three's Company"
Many Variety Shows and Guest Appearances
5 Emmy Awards in 5 Emmy Nominations

3. ED BRADLEY
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"60 Minutes"
Many News Programs as Journalist or Host
19 Emmy Awards

4. TYNE DALY
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"Cagney and Lacey"
"Judging Amy"
"Christy"
Many TV Movies and Guest Appearances
6 Emmy Awards in 16 Emmy Nominations

5. KEN BURNS
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"The Civil War," "Baseball," "Thomas Jefferson,"
"Mark Twain," "Lewis and Clark," "The War," "Jazz," "National Parks"
Many Other Documentaries and Informational Specials
5 Emmy Awards in 12 Emmy Nominations

6. JAY SANDRICH
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Prolific Director of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "The Cosby Show,"
"Get Smart," "Soap," "The Andy Griffith Show,"
"The Dick Van Dyke Show," "The Danny Thomas Show," "I Love Lucy"
5 Emmy Awards in 11 Emmy Nominations

7. LILY TOMLIN
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"Laugh-In"
"The West Wing"
"Murphy Brown"
"Damages"
Many Variety Shows and Guest Appearances
4 Emmy Awards in 13 Emmy Nominations
Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for Comedy

8. BRIAN LAMB
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Founder and CEO of C-Span
Presidential Medal of Freedom

OTHER CANDIDATES TO CONSIDER:

9. Jerry Seinfeld ("Seinfeld," Variety and Guest Appearances)
10. Peter Falk ("Columbo," TV Movies and Guest Appearances)
11. Julia Child ("The French Chef," Cooking Shows)
12. Michael J. Fox ("Family Ties," "Spin City," Guest Appearances)
13. David E. Kelley ("L.A. Law," "Picket Fences," "Chicago Hope," "Ally McBeal," "The Practice")
14. Cicely Tyson ("Roots," "King," TV Movies and Guest Appearances)
15. Dick Ebersol (NBC Sports President, "Saturday Night Live")
16. John Ritter ("Three's Company," "Hooperman," "8 Simple Rules," Guest Appearances)
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17. Ted Danson ("Cheers," "Becker," "Damages," "C.S.I.")
18. Bob Costas (NBC Sports Host and Announcer)
19. Larry Hagman ("Dallas," "I Dream of Jeannie," Guest Appearances)
20. David Chase ("The Sopranos," "The Rockford Files," "Northern Exposure")
21. Elizabeth Montgomery ("Bewitched," TV Movies and Guest Appearances)
22. Tom Selleck ("Magnum, P.I.," "Friends," "Blue Bloods," TV Movies)
23. Mike Post (Prolific Composer of Hundreds of TV Theme Songs)
24. Julia Louis-Dreyfus ("Seinfeld," "Saturday Night Live," "New Adventures of Old Christine," "Veep")
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TV HALL OF FAME MEMBERS

Since 1984, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has inducted 147 men and women (plus the series "I Love Lucy")
into their TV Hall of Fame because they "have made outstanding contributions in the arts, sciences or management of television,
based upon either cumulative contributions and achievements or a singular contribution or achievement."

ALAN ALDA
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Actor, Writer, Director, Producer
"M*A*S*H," "The West Wing," TV Movies
Inducted in 1994 by Wayne Rogers and Red Buttons

STEVE ALLEN
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Host, Actor, Writer
"The Tonight Show," "The Steve Allen Show," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1986 by David Letterman, Dayton Allen, Bill Dana, Gabe Dell,
Pat Harrington, Don Knotts, Louis Nye, Tom Poston, and Gene Rayburn

ROONE ARLEDGE
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ABC News and Sports Executive
Inducted in 1989 by Ted Koppel, Vinko Bogataj, Dan Dierdorf,
Frank Gifford, Al Michaels, and Pete Rozelle

DESI ARNAZ
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Actor, Producer, Executive
"I Love Lucy," "The Untouchables"
Inducted in 1991 by Richard Crenna

BEATRICE ARTHUR
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Actress
"Maude," "The Golden Girls," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2008 by Angela Lansbury

EDWARD ASNER
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Actor
"The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "Roots," "Lou Grant," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1996

FRED ASTAIRE
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Dancer, Actor
Variety Specials, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1989 by Hermes Pan and Paula Abdul

LUCILLE BALL
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Actress, Producer, Executive
"I Love Lucy," "The Lucy Show," "Here's Lucy," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1984 by Carol Burnett, Desi Arnaz Jr., and Lucie Arnaz

BOB BARKER
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Host, Producer
"The Price Is Right," "Truth or Consequences," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2004 by Chuck Norris

JACK BENNY
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Actor, Host
"The Jack Benny Program," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1988 by Gregory Peck and George Burns

CANDICE BERGEN
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Actress
"Murphy Brown," "Boston Legal," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2010 by Diane English, Faith Ford, and Joe Regalbuto

MILTON BERLE
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Actor, Host
"The Texaco Star Theater," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1984 by Steve Allen

LEONARD BERNSTEIN
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Conductor, Composer
Inducted in 1991 by Mike Wallace

STEVEN BOCHCO
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Producer, Writer
"Hill Street Blues," "L.A. Law," "Columbo," "Doogie Howser, M.D.," "NYPD Blue"
Inducted in 1996

HERBERT BRODKIN
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Writer, Producer
"The Defenders," "Playhouse 90," TV Movies
Inducted in 1999 by Jack Klugman, Robert Berger, Ernest Kimoy, and Sidney Lumet

TOM BROKAW
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Journalist, Host, Anchor
"The Today Show," "NBC Nightly News," Documentaries
Inducted in 2006 by Maria Shriver

JAMES L. BROOKS
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Writer, Producer
"The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "Room 222," "Rhoda," "Taxi," "The Simpsons"
Inducted in 1998 by Julie Kavner, Allan Burns, David Davis, Tony Danza,
Danny DeVito, Mary Tyler Moore, Grant Tinker, and Ed Weinberger

MARY-ELLIS BUNIM/JONATHAN MURRAY
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Producers
"The Real World," "Project Runway," Reality Programs
Inducted in 2012 by Gail Berman

CAROL BURNETT
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Actress, Host, Producer
"The Carol Burnett Show," "The Garry Moore Show," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1985 by Lucille Ball, Tim Conway, Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence,
Garry Moore, Tom Selleck, Dinah Shore, Beverly Sills, and Paul Winchell

GEORGE BURNS/GRACIE ALLEN
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Actors, Hosts
"The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1988 by Bob Hope, Dolores Hope, Steve Lawrence, and Eydie Gorme

JAMES BURROWS
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Director, Producer
"Taxi," "Cheers," "Friends," "Frasier," "Will and Grace"
Inducted in 2006 by Grant Tinker

SID CAESAR
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Actor, Host
"Your Show of Shows," "Caesar's Hour," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1985 by Imogene Coca, John Ritter, Woody Allen, Gary Belkin, Mel Brooks,
Larry Gelbart, Lucille Kallen, Sheldon Keller, Howard Morris, Carl Reiner, Aaron Ruben,
Danny Simon, Neil Simon, Joseph Stein, Mel Tolkin, and Tony Webster

CHARLES CAPPLEMAN
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CBS Engineering, Operations, Designer
Inducted in 2004 by George Schlatter

ART CARNEY
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Actor
"The Honeymooners," "The Jackie Gleason Show," TV Movies, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2004 by Sheila MacRae

DIAHANN CARROLL
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Actress
"Julia," "Dynasty," "White Collar," TV Movies, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2011 by Tavis Smiley

MARCY CARSEY/TOM WERNER
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Producers, Executives
"The Cosby Show," "Roseanne," "3rd Rock from the Sun," "That 70s Show"
Inducted in 1996

JOHNNY CARSON
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Host, Producer, Executive
"The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson"
Inducted in 1987 by Red Skelton, Jay Leno, and Fred de Cordova

JOHN CHANCELLOR
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Journalist, Anchor, Host
"NBC Nightly News," Documentaries
Inducted in 1993 by Robert Wright, Norman Lear, Tom Brokaw, Katie Couric, Bryant Gumbel, and Jane Pauley

PADDY CHAYEFSKY
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Writer
Live TV Plays and Movies
Inducted in 1984 by David Wolper, Eddie Albert, and Peter Falk

DICK CLARK
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Producer, Host, Executive
"American Bandstand," "Pyramid," Game Shows, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1993 by Berry Gordy, Ed McMahon, Leonard Goldenson, and Barry Manilow

FRED COE
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Producer, Director
Live TV Plays and Movies
Inducted in 1986 by Patty Duke

PERRY COMO
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Singer, Host
"The Perry Como Show," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1989 by Frank Sinatra, Milton Berle, and Jay Leno

TIM CONWAY/HARVEY KORMAN
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Actors
"The Carol Burnett Show," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2002 by Carol Burnett

JOAN GANZ COONEY
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Founder of Children's Television Workshop
Inducted in 1989 by Diane Sawyer, Big Bird, and Bill Cosby

BILL COSBY
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Actor, Producer, Host
"I Spy," "The Cosby Show," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1992 by Phylicia Rashad

HOWARD COSELL
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Host, Announcer, Reporter
"Monday Night Football," Sports Shows and Events, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1994 by Muhammad Ali, Billy Crystal, Phyllis George, and Sugar Ray Leonard

KATIE COURIC
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Anchor, Host, Reporter
"The Today Show," CBS News, "Katie"
Inducted in 2004 by Wendy Walker Whitworth

JACQUES COUSTEAU
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Documentary Filmmaker
Inducted in 1997 by Jean-Michel Cousteau, George C. Scott, and David Wolper

WALTER CRONKITE
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Anchor, Host, Reporter
"You Are There," CBS News, Various News Programs
Inducted in 1985 by Mike Wallace and Helen Cronkite

BARRY DILLER
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Executive, Producer
Inducted in 1994 by Michael Eisner and Dolly Parton

WALT DISNEY
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Executive, Producer, Host
"Wonderful World of Disney," "The Mickey Mouse Club," Various Specials and Programs
Inducted in 1986 by Dick Van Dyke and Michelle Lee

PHIL DONAHUE
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Host
"Donahue," Various Specials
Inducted in 1993 by Vladimir Posner, Marlo Thomas, and Ralph Nader

WALT DISNEY
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Disney and Paramount Executive, Producer, Host
Inducted in 2012 by Garry Marshall


PHILO T. FARNSWORTH
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Father of Television
Inducted in 2013 by Aaron Sorkin

DON FRANCISCO
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Producer, Host
"Sabado Gigante"
Inducted in 2012 by Cesar Conde

JOHN FRANKENHEIMER
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Director, Producer
Live TV Shows and TV Movies
Inducted in 2002 by Alec Baldwin and Mickey Rooney

TOM FRESTON
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MTV Executive, Producer
Inducted in 2011 by Robert Daly

FRED FRIENDLY
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CBS News Executive, Producer
"See It Now," Live News Programs
Inducted in 1994 by Dan Rather and Andy Rooney

JAMES GARNER
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Actor, Producer
"Maverick," "The Rockford Files," TV Movies
Inducted in 1991 by Rod Steiger

LARRY GELBART
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Writer, Producer
"Caesar's Hour," "M*A*S*H," TV Movies
Inducted in 2008 by Norman Lear and Carl Reiner

JACKIE GLEASON
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Actor, Host
"The Honeymooners," "The Jackie Gleason Show," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1986 by Audrey Meadows, Milton Berle, and John Candy

LEONARD GOLDBERG
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Executive, Producer
"Starsky and Hutch," "Family," "Charlie's Angels," "Fantasy Island"
Inducted in 2006 by Sumner Redstone and Jaclyn Smith

LEONARD GOLDENSON
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ABC Network Founder
Inducted in 1987 by Howard Cosell, Marcy Carsey, Barry Diller, Michael Eisner, Leonard Goldberg,
Daniel Melnick, Elton Rule, Edgar Scherick, Martin Starger, Brandon Tartikoff, and Anthony Thomopolous

MARK GOODSON
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Executive, Producer
Countless Game Shows
Inducted in 1993 by Bob Barker, Betty White, and Don Hewitt

MERV GRIFFIN
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Host, Producer
"The Merv Griffin Show," "Jeopardy," "Wheel of Fortune," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2008 by Mark Itkin

ANDY GRIFFITH
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Actor, Producer
"The Andy Griffith Show," "Gomer Pyle, USMC," "Matlock," TV Movies
Inducted in 1992 by Fred Silverman

EARLE HAGEN
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Composer
"The Dick Van Dyke Show," "The Andy Griffith Show," "I Spy"
Inducted in 2011 by Carl Reiner

JOYCE HALL
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Hallmark Cards Founder
"Hallmark Hall of Fame" TV Movies
Inducted in 1985 by Julie Harris

BILL HANNA/JOE BARBERA
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Animators, Producers
"The Flintstones," "Yogi Bear," "Tom and Jerry," "The Jetsons," "Scooby-Doo"
Inducted in 1994 by Henry Corden, Frank Welker, Shari Belafonte, and Ted Turner

SUSAN HARRIS
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Writer, Producer
"Soap," "Benson," "The Golden Girls," "Empty Nest"
Inducted in 2011 by Fred Silverman

SHERMAN HEMSLEY
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Actor
"The Jeffersons," "All in the Family," "Amen"
Inducted in 2012

JIM HENSON
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Puppeteer, Writer, Producer
"Sesame Street," "The Muppet Show," Variety Specials and Shows
Inducted in 1987 by Frank Oz, Harry Belafonte, and The Muppets

DON HEWITT
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News Producer
"60 Minutes," Documentaries, News Programs
Inducted in 1989 by Mike Wallace

BOB HOPE
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Host, Actor
Variety Specials and Shows
Inducted in 1987 by Lucille Ball, Brooke Shields, Mel Frank, Fred Fox, Larry Gelbart,
Gig Henry, Seaman Jacobs, Hal Kanter, Mort Lachman, Bill Larkin, Martin Ragaway, Larry Rhine,
Jack Rose, Al Schwartz, Sherwood Schwartz, Mel Shavelson, Mel Tolkin, and Les White

RON HOWARD
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Actor, Director, Producer
"The Andy Griffith Show," "Happy Days," "Arrested Development"
Inducted in 2013 by Will Arnett

CHET HUNTLEY/DAVID BRINKLEY
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News Anchors, Journalists
"NBC Nightly News," News Specials
Inducted in 1988 by Johnny Carson, Tom Brokaw, and Peter Jennings

I LOVE LUCY
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CBS Comedy Series
Inducted in 1991 by Desi Arnaz, Jr. and Lucie Arnaz

PETER JENNINGS
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News Anchor, Journalist
"ABC World News Tonight," News Specials
Inducted in 2011 by Bob Woodruff

BILL KLAGES
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Lighting Designer
Grammy Awards, Emmy Awards, Tony Awards, Variety Programs
Inducted in 2012 by Walter Miller

TED KOPPEL
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News Anchor, Journalist
"Nightline," News Specials
Inducted in 1992 by Roone Arledge, Drew Koppel

ERNIE KOVACS
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Host, Producer, Writer
"The Ernie Kovacs Show," Variety Programs
Inducted in 1987 by Jack Lemmon and Carl Reiner

CHARLES KURALT
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News Anchor, Journalist
"CBS This Morning," News Specials
Inducted in 1996

MICHAEL LANDON
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Actor, Producer, Writer, Director
"Bonanza," "Little House on the Prairie," "Highway to Heaven"
Inducted in 1995 by Patrick Duffy, Karen Grassle, Kent McCray, and Brandon Tartikoff

ANGELA LANSBURY
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Actress, Producer, Host
"Murder, She Wrote," Variety Specials, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1996

CLORIS LEACHMAN
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Actress
"The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "Phyllis," "The Facts of Life," "Raising Hope," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2011 by George Englund and Valerie Harper

NORMAN LEAR
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Producer, Writer
"All in the Family," "Maude," "The Jeffersons," "Sanford and Son," "Good Times"
Inducted in 1984 by Beatrice Arthur and Jean Stapleton

SHELDON LEONARD
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Producer, Director, Actor
"The Danny Thomas Show," "The Andy Griffith Show," "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "I Spy"
Inducted in 1992 by Bill Cosby

RICHARD LEVINSON/WILLIAM LINK
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Producers, Writers
"Columbo," "Mannix," "Murder, She Wrote"
Inducted in 1995 by Peter Falk, Steven Bochco, and Dennis Weaver

CHARLES LISANBY
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Art Director, Production Designer
Inducted in 2010 by John Shaffner

CHUCK LORRE
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Producer, Writer
"Cybill," "Dharma and Greg," "Two and a Half Men," "The Big Bang Theory"
Inducted in 2012 by Peter Roth and Jon Cryer

BOB MACKIE
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Costume Designer
"The Carol Burnett Show," "Sonny and Cher," Variety Specials
Inducted in 2002 by Carol Burnett, Diahann Carroll, and Angela Lansbury

ROBERT MACNEIL/JIM LEHRER
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PBS News Anchors, Journalists
"MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour," Documentaries, Specials
Inducted in 1999 by Judy Woodruff, Peter Jennings, and Barbara Walters

GARRY MARSHALL
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Writer, Producer
"The Dick Van Dyke Show," "The Odd Couple," "Happy Days," "Laverne and Shirley," "Mork and Mindy"
Inducted in 1998 by Penny Marshall, Hector Elizondo, Lowell Ganz, Ron Howard, Jack Klugman,
Babaloo Mandel, Tony Randall, Dick Van Dyke, and Henry Winkler

QUINN MARTIN
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Producer, Writer
"The Untouchables," "The Fugitive," "The FBI," "Cannon," "Barnaby Jones," "The Streets of San Francisco"
Inducted in 1998 by Robert Stack, Howard Alston, Michael Douglas, and Walter Grauman

JIM MCKAY
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Sports Anchor, Host, Journalist
"ABC Wide World of Sports," Olympics, Sports Events and Shows
Inducted in 1995 by Bruce Jenner, Roone Arledge, and Al Michaels

AL MICHAELS
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Sports Announcer, Anchor, Host
"Monday Night Football," Olympics, Sports Events and Shows
Inducted in 2013 by John Madden

LORNE MICHAELS
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Producer, Writer
"Saturday Night Live," "Late Night with Conan O'Brien," "30 Rock," "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon"
Inducted in 1999 by Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, Al Franken, Laraine Newman, and Conan O'Brien

LESLIE MOONVES
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CBS and Warner Executive
Inducted in 2013 by Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen

MARY TYLER MOORE
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Actress, Producer, Executive
"The Dick Van Dyke Show," "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," MTM Studios, Variety Programs
Inducted in 1986 by Edward Asner, James Farentino, Valerie Harper, Ted Knight,
Cloris Leachman, Gavin MacLeod, Carl Reiner, and Betty White

BILL MOYERS
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News Journalist, Host
Inducted in 1995 by Larry King, Maya Angelou, Norman Lear, Jane Pauley, and Charlie Rose

THOMAS MURPHY/DANIEL BURKE
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ABC/Capital Cities Executives
Inducted in 2008 by Robert Iger

EDWARD R. MURROW
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News Journalist, Host
"See It Now," "Person to Person," News Specials and Shows
Inducted in 1984 by Eric Sevareid

BOB NEWHART
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Actor, Host
"The Bob Newhart Show," "Newhart," Variety Shows, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1993 by Dick Martin, Don Rickles, and Tim Conway

AGNES NIXON
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Writer, Producer
"All My Children," "One Life to Live"
Inducted in 1993 by Susan Lucci

CARROLL O'CONNOR
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Actor
"All in the Family," "Archie Bunker's Place," "In the Heat of the Night"
Inducted in 1989 by Jean Stapleton

WILLIAM S. PALEY
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Founder of CBS
Inducted in 1984 by James Arness

DON PARDO
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Announcer
"Saturday Night Live," Game Shows, Variety Shows
Inducted in 2010 by Lorne Michaels, Fred Armisen, Amy Poehler, and Molly Shannon

REGIS PHILBIN
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Host
"The Joey Bishop Show," "Live with Regis and Kathie Lee," "Live with Regis and Kelly"
Inducted in 2006

DAN RATHER
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News Anchor, Journalist
"CBS Evening News," "60 Minutes," News Specials and Shows
Inducted in 2004

CARL REINER
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Writer, Producer, Actor
"Your Show of Shows," "Caesar's Hour," "The Dick Van Dyke Show", Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1999 by Rob Reiner, Mel Brooks, Sid Caesar, Neil Simon, and Dick Van Dyke

GENE RODDENBERRY
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News Anchor, Journalist
"Star Trek," TV Movies, Drama Episodes
Inducted in 2010 by Seth MacFarlane

FRED ROGERS
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Host, Producer
"Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"
Inducted in 1999 by Jeffrey Erlanger and Tahj Mowry

DAVID SARNOFF
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Founder of NBC
Inducted in 1984 by Barbara Walters

DIANE SAWYER
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News Anchor, Host, Journalist
"60 Minutes," "Good Morning, America," "ABC World News Tonight"
Inducted in 1998 by Joan Ganz Cooney, Roone Arledge, Sam Donaldson, Don Hewitt,
Phyllis McGrady, Mike Nichols, Mike Wallace, Barbara Walters, and Oprah Winfrey

BOB SCHIEFFER
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News Journalist, Host
"Face the Nation," "CBS Evening News," News Specials and Shows
Inducted in 2013 by Jeff Fager and David Rhodes

SHERWOOD SCHWARTZ
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Writer, Producer
"Gilligan's Island," "The Brady Bunch," "The Red Skelton Hour," Variety Specials
Inducted in 2008 by Florence Henderson, Christopher Knight, and Dawn Wells

ROD SERLING
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Writer, Producer
"The Twilight Zone," "Night Gallery," Live TV Dramas and Movies
Inducted in 1985 by Robert Stack

ERIC SEVAREID
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News Journalist, Host
Inducted in 1987 by Norman Lear

WILLIAM SHATNER
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Actor
"Star Trek," "T.J. Hooker," "Boston Legal," TV Movies
Inducted in 2006 by Elizabeth Shatner

DINAH SHORE
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Actress, Host, Singer
"The Dinah Shore Show," "Dinah!," Variety Specials and Shows
Inducted in 1992 by Betty White

FRED SILVERMAN
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Network Executive, Producer
"Matlock," "Diagnosis: Murder"
Inducted in 1999 by Dick Van Dyke, Robert Iger, Leslie Moonves, and Don Ohlmeyer

RED SKELTON
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Actor, Host
"The Red Skelton Hour," Variety Specials and Shows
Inducted in 1988 by Burt Lancaster and Tommy Tune

TOM SMOTHERS/DICK SMOTHERS
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Actors, Hosts, Writers
"The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour"
Inducted in 2010 by Rob Reiner

AARON SPELLING
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Producer, Writer
"The Mod Squad," "Charlie's Angels," "The Love Boat," "Fantasy Island," "Dynasty," "Melrose Place"
Inducted in 1996

FRANK STANTON
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CBS Executive
Inducted in 1986 by Diane Sawyer

JEAN STAPLETON
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Actress
"All in the Family," TV Movies, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 2002 by Norman Lear

BOB STEWART
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Game Show Producer
"The Price Is Right," "Pyramid"
Inducted in 2010 by Betty White

ED SULLIVAN
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Host, Producer
"The Ed Sullivan Show"
Inducted in 1985 by Alan King, Bobby Berosini Orangutans, and Itzhak Perlman

DAVID SUSSKIND
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Host, Producer
"The David Susskind Show"
Inducted in 1988 by Larry King

BRANDON TARTIKOFF
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NBC Executive
Inducted in 2004 by James Burrows

DANNY THOMAS
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Actor, Host, Producer
"The Danny Thomas Show," "The Dick Van Dyke Show," "The Andy Griffith Show"
Inducted in 1991 by Sheldon Leonard

BILL TODMAN
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Executive, Producer
Countless Game Shows
Inducted in 2011 by Florence Henderson

TED TURNER
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CNN and Turner Executive
Inducted in 1992 by Larry King and Hank Aaron

DICK VAN DYKE
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Actor
"The Dick Van Dyke Show," "Diagnosis: Murder," Variety Shows, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1995 by John Ritter, Mary Tyler Moore, Carl Reiner, and Jerry Van Dyke

VIVIAN VANCE/WILLIAM FRAWLEY
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Actors
"I Love Lucy," "The Lucy Show," "My Three Sons"
Inducted in 2012 by Barry Livingston, Stanley Livingston, and Doris Singleton

MIKE WALLACE
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News Journalist, Anchor, Host
"60 Minutes," News Specials and Shows
Inducted in 1991 by Morley Safer

BARBARA WALTERS
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News Host, Anchor, Journalist
"The Today Show," "ABC World News Tonight," "The View," News Specials and Shows
Inducted in 1989 by Jane Fonda, Peter Jennings, and Hugh Downs

LEW WASSERMAN
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Chairman of MCA, Universal Studios
Inducted in 1996

SYLVESTER "PAT" WEAVER
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NBC Executive
"The Today Show," "The Tonight Show"
Inducted in 1985 by Sigourney Weaver

JACK WEBB
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Producer, Writer, Actor
"Dragnet," "Adam-12," "Emergency!"
Inducted in 1993 by Kent McCord, Martin Milner, and Angie Dickinson

BETTY WHITE
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Actress
"Life With Elizabeth," "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "The Golden Girls," "Hot in Cleveland," Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1995 by Michelle Lee, Edward Asner, Dick Clark, Rue McClanahan, Mary Tyler Moore, and Marie Osmond

ETHEL WINANT
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CBS Executive
Inducted in 1999 by Edward Asner, Georgia Engel, Valerie Harper, Cloris Leachman,
Mary Tyler Moore, Betty White, John Frankenheimer, and Charles Cappleman

OPRAH WINFREY
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Producer, Host, Executive
"The Oprah Winfrey Show," "Dr. Phil," "Dr. Oz," TV Movies, Guest Appearances
Inducted in 1994 by Dennis Swanson, Roger Ebert, Gene Siskel, Quincy Jones, and Barbara Walters

DICK WOLF
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Producer, Writer
"Law and Order," "Law and Order: SVU," TV Movies, Documentaries
Inducted in 2013 by Ice-T

DAVID L. WOLPER
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Producer, Executive
"Roots," "1984 Olympics," TV Movies, Documentaries
Inducted in 1988 by Peter Ueberroth, Art Buchwald, Alex Haley, and Lee Iacocca

BUD YORKIN
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Producer, Writer, Director
"Sanford and Son," "All in the Family," "What's Happening!," TV Movies, Variety Shows
Inducted in 2002 by Martin Landau, Norman Lear, and Grant Tinker