Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Special is a category in the Primetime Emmy Awards. It is awarded annually to the singularly best varietal, musical, or comedic special of the year.
has won seven awards, including five consecutive ones since 2009. It also won twice in Kennedy Center Honors Variety Series when the two categories were combined. [1 ] [2 ]
Award winners [ edit ]
Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic, CBS (Outstanding Music Program) 1961: No information.
Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic in Japan, CBS (Outstanding Variety or Music Program – Music) 1963:
, CBS (Outstanding Music Program) Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall 1964:
, NBC The Bell Telephone Hour 1965: No information.
Chrysler Presents , NBC (Outstanding Variety Special) the Bob Hope Christmas Special 1966:
, NBC (Outstanding Musical Program) Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music 1967:
The Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Carl Reiner, Morris Special, CBS (Outstanding Variety Special) 1967:
, ABC (Outstanding Music Program) Brigadoon 1968:
, NBC (Outstanding Music or Variety Program) Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In 1969:
The Bill Cosby Special, NBC
Annie, the Women in the Life of a Man, CBS (Outstanding Variety or Music Program – Variety and popular music) 1970:
Cinderella, National Ballet of Canada NET Festival, PBS (Outstanding Variety or Music Program – Classical music) 1971:
Singer Presents Burt Bacharach, CBS (Outstanding Variety or Music Program – Popular music) 1971:
Leopold Stokowski, N.E.T. Festival, PBS (Outstanding Variety or Music Program – Classical music) 1972:
Jack Lemmon in 'S Wonderful, 'S Marvelous, 'S Gershwin, NBC (Outstanding Variety or Music Program – Variety and popular music) 1972:
Beethoven's Birthday: A Celebration in Vienna with Leonard Bernstein, CBS (Outstanding Variety or Music Program – Classical music) 1973:
Singer Presents , NBC (Outstanding Variety/Music Program) Liza with a Z 1974:
, CBS (Outstanding Comedy – Variety or Music Special) Lily 1975:
, An Evening with John Denver ABC 1976:
Gypsy in My Soul, CBS 1977:
The Barry Manilow Special, ABC 1978:
, NBC Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair is Back 1979: No information.
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety Series)
1980: No information.
1981: No information.
1982: No information.
1983: No information.
1984: No information.
1985: No information.
1986: No information.
1987: No information.
1988: No information.
1988: No information.
1989: No information.
Sammy Davis, Jr.'s 60th Anniversary Celebration, ABC 1991: No information.
, Cirque Du Soleil: Nouvelle Expérience HBO 1993:
Bob Hope: The First 90 Years, NBC 1994:
, CBS Kennedy Center Honors 1995:
, HBO Barbra Streisand: The Concert 1996:
Kennedy Center Honors, CBS 1997:
, HBO Chris Rock: Bring the Pain 1998:
, CBS The 1997 Tony Awards 1999:
, CBS The 1998 Tony Awards
, NBC Saturday Night Live: The 25th Anniversary Special 2001:
Cirque Du Soleil's Dralion, Bravo 2002:
, ( America: A Tribute to Heroes simulcast in 35 different outlets) 2003:
, NBC Cher: The Farewell Tour 2004:
, HBO Elaine Stritch: At Liberty 2005:
, CBS 58th Annual Tony Awards 2006:
, NBC The XX Olympic Winter Games: Opening Ceremony 2007:
, NBC Tony Bennett: An American Classic 2008:
, HBO Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project 2009:
, CBS Kennedy Center Honors
, CBS Kennedy Center Honors 2011:
Kennedy Center Honors, CBS 2012:
Kennedy Center Honors, CBS 2013:
Kennedy Center Honors, CBS 2014:
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks, TNT
References [ edit ]
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Special