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Brian McNamara (born November 21, 1960) is an American actor, known for his portrayal of Dean Karny in the television movie Billionaire Boys Club for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a supporting role.
David Wohl (born September 22, 1953 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American theater, television and film actor.
The Directors Guild of America (DGA) is an entertainment guild which represents the interests of film and television directors in the United States motion picture industry and abroad.
The Directors Guild of America Awards are issued annually by the Directors Guild of America.
The Directors Guild of America Award for Television – Comedy Series is an award presented by the Directors Guild of America to the best directed episodes of a comedic television series.
Family Ties is an American sitcom that aired on NBC for seven seasons, premiering on September 22, 1982, and concluding on May 14, 1989.
Gary David Goldberg (June 25, 1944 – June 22, 2013) was an American writer and producer for television and film.
The Humanitas Prize is an award for film and television writing intended to promote human dignity, meaning, and freedom.
The NBC sitcom Family Ties aired from September 22, 1982 to April 9, 1989 with a total of 155 episodes produced.
Marc Price (born February 23, 1968) is an American actor and comedian, known for his role as Irwin "Skippy" Handelman on the television series Family Ties.
Margaret Gillespie "Meg" Wyllie (February 15, 1917 – January 1, 2002) was an American actress who appeared primarily on television.
Meredith Ann Baxter (born June 21, 1947) is an American actress and producer.
Michael Edward Gross (born June 21, 1947) is an American television, movie and stage actor.
Michael Andrew Fox (born June 9, 1961), known professionally as Michael J. Fox, is a Canadian-American actor, author, producer, and activist with a film and television career spanning from the 1970s.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
The Primetime Emmy Award is an American award bestowed by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) in recognition of excellence in American primetime television programming.
The Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series is presented to the best directing of a television comedy series.
The Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series is an annual award presented as part of the Primetime Emmy Awards.
Richard Francis McGonagle (born October 22, 1946) is an American actor and voice actor, who is known for his voice over work in video games, movies and television shows.
Scott Eugene Valentine (born June 3, 1958) is an American actor, best known for his role as Nick Moore on the hit NBC series Family Ties.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
"Very special episode" is an advertising term originally used in American television promos to refer to an episode of a sitcom or drama series which deals with a difficult or controversial social issue.
Will Mackenzie (born July 24, 1938) is an American television director and actor.
The Writers Guild of America is the joint efforts of two different US labor unions representing TV and film writers.
The Writers Guild of America Awards for outstanding achievements in film, television, radio and video game (added in 2008) writing, including both fiction and non-fiction categories, have been presented annually by the Writers Guild of America, East and Writers Guild of America, West since 1949.
The Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Episodic Comedy is an award presented by the Writers Guild of America to the best written comedy episodes of television series.
The 39th Primetime Emmy Awards were held on Sunday, September 20, 1987.