Congratulations to the staff of The Colbert Report who have won the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Award for “Outstanding Writing For A Variety Series.” Congratulations are also in order for The Daily Show, who won the Emmy for “Outstanding Picture Editing For Short-Form Segments And Variety Specials.”
Nose ticklers, flavor savers, eyeball curtains, lip foliage. Whatever you call ‘em, these nominees have ‘em and we can’t get enough of ‘em.
Ron Swanson (Parks and Recreation)
Neil deGrasse Tyson (Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey)
Ned Flanders (The Simpsons)
Bob Belcher (Bob’s Burgers)
Frank Reagan (Blue Bloods)
Stephen Colbert (The Colbert Report)
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Outstanding Variety Series
The Colbert Report • Comedy Central • Hello Doggie, Inc. with Busboy Productions and Spartina Productions
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart • Comedy Central • Central Productions, LLC
Jimmy Kimmel Live • ABC • ABC Studios in association with Jackhole Industries
Real Time With Bill Maher • HBO • HBO Entertainment in association with Bill Maher Productions and Brad Grey Television
Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon • NBC • Universal Television and Broadway Video
Congratulations to ‘The Colbert Report’ and ‘The Daily Show’ who, in a tied vote, have won ‘American Comedy Award’ for “Late Night Talk Show”.
Voting is open to the U.S. public via the awards official website and Facebook page. Voting closes on March 18th.