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[09/22/08 - 07:15 AM]
NBC's '30 Rock' Rocks with Seven Emmys
Plus: the networks of NBC Universal win a total of 17 statuettes.

[via press release from NBC]

NBC'S '30 ROCK' ROCKS WITH SEVEN EMMYS

NBC SERIES WINS OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES AND TIES RECORD FOR MOST COMEDY EMMYS IN A SINGLE SEASON

TINA FEY WINS THREE EMMYS FOR WRITING, PERFORMING AND PRODUCING

ALEC BALDWIN NAMED OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

THE COMPANIES OF NBC UNIVERSAL AMASS 17 STATUETTES

BURBANK, Calif. - September 21, 2008 - NBC proved once again that it's the king of comedy as it was all "30 Rock" at the 60th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, September 21. The hit NBC sophomore series picked up four statuettes, including Outstanding Comedy Series, bringing its total to seven (including last week's Creative Arts Awards) -- tying the all-time single season record for comedy series set by "All in the Family" in 1972.

"30 Rock" also topped all series, comedy or drama, as the leading Emmy winner at the live awards telecast which saw series star and executive producer Tina Fey pick up three individual Emmys for writing, performing and producing. Alec Baldwin won his first Emmy in seven tries as he was named Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series.

"On behalf of everyone at NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios, we would like to congratulate all our Emmy winners, and especially Tina Fey, who picked up three Emmys for her outstanding work on '30 Rock' as a writer, performer and producer," said Ben Silverman, Co-Chairman, NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios. "It's a huge testament to an enormously talented cast and crew who racked up a record 17 Emmy nominations."

"I am particularly pleased for all the hard-working men and women who have made '30 Rock' the Outstanding Comedy Series for the second year in a row," said Marc Graboff, Co-Chairman, NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios. "We are thrilled about '30 Rock's' well-deserved seven Emmys. Our sincerest congratulations to everyone in the NBC Universal family."

The Outstanding Comedy win gives NBC the comedy hat trick as the Peacock network has won in that category for the past three years with "The Office" winning two years ago.

In addition to the four Emmys won Sunday night, "30 Rock," which is produced by Universal Media Studios, won three Emmys, including Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series, Outstanding Sound Mixing and Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series (Tim Conway) at last week's Creative Arts Awards.

Also in a guest-starring category, Cynthia Nixon won an Emmy as Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her performance on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit."

Universal Media Studios picked up an Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series Emmy for its critically acclaimed Fox series, "House."

A complete list of NBC Universal Emmys follows:

NBC

OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES
"30 Rock"

Lorne Michaels, Executive Producer
Tina Fey, Executive Producer
Marci Klein, Executive Producer
David Miner, Executive Producer
Robert Carlock, Executive Producer
John Riggi, Co-Executive Producer
Jack Burditt, Co-Executive Producer
Jeff Richmond, Producer
Don Scardino, Producer
Jerry Kupfer, Producer

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
Tina Fey
"30 Rock"

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Tina Fey
"30 Rock"

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Alec Baldwin
"30 Rock"

OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
Jennifer McNamara Shroff
"30 Rock"

OUTSTANDING HAIRSTYLING FOR A MULTI-CAMERA SERIES OR A SPECIAL
Bettie O. Rogers, Department Head Hairstylist
Anne Michelle Radcliffe, Key Hairstylist
Jodi Mancuso, Additional Hairstylist

"Saturday Night Live"
Host: Tina Fey

OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Cynthia Nixon as Janis Donovan
"Law & Order: Special Victims Unit"

OUTSTANDING STUNT COORDINATION
Merritt Yohnka, Stunt Coordinator

"Chuck"
"Chuck Versus the Undercover Lover"

OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (HALF- HOUR) AND ANIMATION
Griffin Richardson, Production Mixer
Tony Pipitone, Re-Recording Mixer
Bill Marino, Re-Recording Mixer

"30 Rock"
"Episode 210"

OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Tim Conway as Bucky Bright
"30 Rock"

NBC.COM

OUTSTANDING INTERACTIVE MEDIA PROGRAMMING
Interactive Fiction: "The Heroes Digital Experience"

UNIVERSAL MEDIA STUDIOS

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
Greg Yaitanes

"House"

SCI FI CHANNEL

OUTSTANDING MAKEUP FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE (NON-PROSTHETIC)
Lisa Love, Department Head Makeup Artist
Rebecca Lee, Key Makeup Artist

"Tin Man"

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS FOR A SERIES
Gary Hutzel, Visual Effects Supervisor
Michael Gibson, Visual Effects Producer
David Takemura, Visual Effects Coordinator
Doug Drexler, CGI Supervisor
Kyle Toucher, CG Artist
Sean Jackson, CG Artist
Pierre Drolet, CG Modeler
Aurore De Blois, Senior Compositor
Derek Ledbetter, Compositor "Battlestar Galactica"
"He That Believeth in Me"

SCI FI CHANNEL.COM

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL CLASS � SHORT-FORMAT LIVE-ACTION ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMS
"Battlestar Galactica"-- Razor Featurette #4

Ronald D. Moore, Executive Producer
David Eick, Executive Producer
Harvey Frand, Supervising Producer

BRAVO

OUTSTANDING REALITY PROGRAM
"Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List"

Marcia Mul�, Executive Producer
Bryan Scott, Executive Producer
Lisa M. Tucker, Executive Producer
Kathy Griffin, Executive Producer
Cori Abraham, Executive Producer
Frances Berwick, Executive Producer
Amy Introcaso-Davis, Executive Producer
Christopher Carlson, Supervising Producer
Amy Kohn, Supervising Producer

OUTSTANDING PICTURE EDITING FOR REALITY PROGRAMMING
Kevin Leffler, Editor
Vikash Patel, Editor
Marc Clark, Editor
Annie Tighe, Editor
Steve Lichtenstein, Editor
Sue Hoover, Editor
Katherine Griffin, Editor

"Top Chef"
"First Impressions"





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· 30 ROCK (NBC)
· BATTLESTAR GALACTICA (SYFY)
· CHUCK (NBC)
· HEROES (NBC)
· HOUSE (FOX)
· KATHY GRIFFIN: MY LIFE ON THE D-LIST (BRAVO)
· LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT (NBC)
· OFFICE, THE (NBC)
· TIN MAN (SYFY)
· TOP CHEF (BRAVO)





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