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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

1983 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episodes "The Energy Ball" and "Sweeps Week".
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode "The Christmas Show".
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode with Robin Williams, America.
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode with Joe Walsh.
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode "Towering Inferno".
1982 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode "Moral Majority Show" (10 July 1981).
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode "Cycle Two, Show Two" (23 October 1981).
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode "Christmas Show" (18 December 1981).
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program
SCTV Network 90 (1981)
Shared with:
For episode with Tony Bennett on 16 April 1982.

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1985 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Splash (1984)

American Comedy Awards, USA

1988 Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)

Banff Television Festival

1992 Winner
Sir Peter Ustinov Award

CableACE Awards

1985 Nominee
ACE
Performance in a Comedy Special
The Last Polka (1985)
Comedy Special
The Last Polka (1985)
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Gemini Awards

1995 Winner
Earle Grey Award
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Razzie Awards

1992 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actress
Nothing But Trouble (1991)
Playing in drag

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