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The Leaders of the Pack

July 23, 1999

Here is the complete list of nominations for the 51st annual nighttime Emmy Awards, as announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. They cover programs aired between June 1, 1998, and May 31, 1999.


* Comedy series: "Ally McBeal," Fox; "Everybody Loves Raymond," CBS; "Frasier," NBC; "Friends," NBC; "Sex and the City," HBO.

* Drama series: "ER," NBC; "Law & Order," NBC; "NYPD Blue," ABC; "The Practice," ABC; "The Sopranos," HBO.

* Miniseries: "Great Expectations," PBS; "Horatio Hornblower," A&E; "Joan of Arc," CBS; "The 60s," NBC; "The Temptations," NBC.

* Movie: "The Baby Dance," Showtime; "Dash and Lilly," A&E; "A Lesson Before Dying," HBO; "Pirates of Silicon Valley," TNT; "The Rat Pack," HBO.

* Variety, music or comedy series: "Dennis Miller Live," HBO; "Late Show With David Letterman," CBS; "Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher," ABC; "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC; "Tracey Takes On . . . ," HBO.

For the Record
Los Angeles Times Saturday July 24, 1999 Home Edition Calendar Part F Page 12 Entertainment Desk 2 inches; 37 words Type of Material: Correction
Emmy nominee--Patty Silversher was omitted from the Emmy nominations list in Friday's Calendar. She is nominated along with Michael Silversher in the outstanding music and lyrics category for "Places in the Heart" from "Winnie the Pooh, A Valentine for You," ABC.

* Variety, music or comedy special: "71st Annual Academy Awards," ABC; "George Carlin: You Are All Diseased," HBO; "Jerry Seinfeld: I'm Telling You for the Last Time," HBO; "John Leguizamo's Freak," HBO; "1998 Tony Awards," CBS.

* Classical music-dance program: "Dance In America: A Hymn For Alvin Ailey," PBS; "Ellington at 100--New York Philharmonic and Jazz at Lincoln Center," PBS; "Itzhak Perlman: Fiddling for the Future," PBS; "New York City Ballet: Tchaikovsky's 'Swan Lake,' " PBS; " 'A Streetcar Named Desire' From the San Francisco Opera," PBS.

* Children's program: "Nick News Special Edition: The Clinton Crisis," Nickelodeon; "Rosie O'Donnell's Kids Are Punny," HBO; "Rugrats," Nickelodeon; "The Truth About Drinking: The Teen Files," syndicated; "A Winnie the Pooh Thanksgiving," ABC.

* Nonfiction special: "Avalanche: The White Death," NBC; "Dying to Tell the Story," TBS; "The Farm: Life Inside Angola Prison," A&E; "Lenny Bruce: Swear to Tell the Truth," HBO; "Little Dieter Needs to Fly: Escape From Laos," Cinemax; "Thug Life in D.C.," HBO.

* Nonfiction series: "The American Experience," PBS; "American Masters," PBS; "The Awful Truth With Michael Moore," Bravo; "Biography," A&E; "Inside the Actors Studio," Bravo.

* Animated program (one hour or less): "Futurama," Fox; "King of the Hill," Fox; "The PJs," Fox; "The Powerpuff Girls," Cartoon Network; "The Simpsons," Fox.

* Animated program (one hour or more): "Our Friend Martin," STZ; "Todd McFarlane's Spawn," HBO.

* Commercial: "Miller Lite-Dances With Dog,"; "Fox Sports.Com-Feet," MJZ; " Friend," Gartner; "Volkswagen-Synchronicity," HSI; "Discover Brokerage-Tow Truck," Tool of North America.


* Actor, comedy series: Michael J. Fox, "Spin City," ABC; Kelsey Grammer, "Frasier," NBC; John Lithgow, "3rd Rock From the Sun," NBC; Paul Reiser, "Mad About You," NBC; Ray Romano, "Everybody Loves Raymond," CBS.

* Actor, drama series: Dennis Franz, "NYPD Blue," ABC; James Gandolfini, "The Sopranos," HBO; Dylan McDermott, "The Practice," ABC; Jimmy Smits, "NYPD Blue," ABC; Sam Waterston, "Law & Order," NBC.

* Actor, miniseries or movie: Don Cheadle, "A Lesson Before Dying," HBO; Ian Holm, "King Lear," PBS; Jack Lemmon, "Inherit the Wind," Showtime; Sam Shepard, "Dash and Lilly" A&E; Stanley Tucci, "Winchell," HBO.

* Actress, comedy series: Jenna Elfman, "Dharma & Greg," ABC; Calista Flockhart, "Ally McBeal," Fox; Patricia Heaton, "Everybody Loves Raymond," CBS; Helen Hunt, "Mad About You," NBC; Sarah Jessica Parker, "Sex and the City," HBO.

* Actress, drama series: Gillian Anderson, "The X-Files," Fox; Lorraine Bracco, "The Sopranos," HBO; Edie Falco, "The Sopranos," HBO; Christine Lahti, "Chicago Hope," CBS; Julianna Margulies, "ER," NBC.

* Actress, miniseries or movie: Ann-Margret, "Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story," Lifetime; Stockard Channing, "The Baby Dance," Showtime; Judy Davis, "Dash and Lilly," A&E; Helen Mirren, "The Passion of Ayn Rand," Showtime; Leelee Sobieski, "Joan of Arc," CBS.

* Supporting actor, comedy series: Peter Boyle, "Everybody Loves Raymond," CBS; John Mahoney, "Frasier," NBC; Peter MacNicol, "Ally McBeal," Fox; David Hyde Pierce, "Frasier," NBC; David Spade, "Just Shoot Me," NBC.

* Supporting actor, drama series: Michael Badalucco, "The Practice," ABC; Benjamin Bratt, "Law & Order," NBC; Steve Harris, "The Practice," ABC; Steven Hill, "Law & Order," NBC; Noah Wyle, "ER," NBC.

* Supporting actor, miniseries or movie: Beau Bridges, "Inherit the Wind," Showtime; Don Cheadle, "The Rat Pack," HBO; Peter Fonda, "The Passion of Ayn Rand," Showtime; Joe Mantegna, "The Rat Pack," HBO; Peter O'Toole, "Joan of Arc," CBS.

* Supporting actress, comedy: Kristen Johnston, "3rd Rock From the Sun," NBC; Lisa Kudrow, "Friends," NBC; Lucy Liu, "Ally McBeal," Fox; Wendie Malick, "Just Shoot Me," NBC; Doris Roberts, "Everybody Loves Raymond," CBS.

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