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The 28 Most Dominating Emmy Winners of All Time

By Dustin Rowles | Seriously Random Lists | September 19, 2011 | Comments ()


But, really, how often does the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences hand out the same award to the same player? Three times is so common that, at a certain point, I decided not to include three-time winners on this list. But among those who have won four or more times, there were 28 in the major categories.

9 Wins

  • "The Daily Show": Best Variety Show (2003 - 2011)

  • "The Amazing Race": Best Reality Competition (2001-2009, 2011)

    6 Wins

  • "The Late Show with David Letterman": Best Variety Show (1994, 1998-2002)

    5 Wins

  • "Frasier": Best Comedy Winner (1994-1998)

  • Mary Tyler Moore: Best Actress (Comedy) for "The Dick Van Dyke Show" (1964, 1966), "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" (1973 -1974, 1976)

  • Don Knotts: Best Supporting Actor on "The Andy Griffith Show" (1961-1963, 1966-1967)

  • Candice Bergen: Best Actress (Comedy) for "Murphy Brown" (1989-1990, 1992, 1994-1995)

  • Peter Falk: Best Actor (Drama) for "Colombo" (1972,1975-1976, 1990) and "The Dick Powell Theater" (1962)

    4 Wins

  • Michael J. Fox: Best Actor (Comedy) for "Family Ties" (1986-1988) and "Spin City" (2000)

  • Tyne Dailey: Best Actress (Comedy) for "Cagney and Lacy" (1983-1985, 1988)

  • Carol O'Connor: Best Actor (Comedy) for "All in the Family" (1972, 1977-1979)

  • John Larroquette: Best Supporting Actor (Comedy) for "Night Court" (1985-1988)

  • David Hyde Pierce: Best Supporting Actor (Comedy) for "Frasier" (1995, 1998 -1999, 2004)

  • "Mad Men": Best Drama (2008-2011)

  • Lucille Ball: Best Actress (Comedy) for "Lucille Ball" (1953) and "I Love Lucy" (1956) and "The Lucy Show" (1967-1968)

  • Michael Learned: Best Actress (Drama) for "The Waltons" (1973 - 1974, 1976) and "Nurse" (1982)

  • Dennis Franz: Best Actor (Drama) for "NYPD Blue" (1994, 1996-1997, 1999)

  • Rhea Perlman: Best Supporting Actress (Comedy) for "Cheers" (1984,1986, 1989)

  • Doris Roberts: Best Supporting Actress (Comedy) for "Everybody Loves Raymond" (2001-2003, 2005)

  • "Hill Street Blues": Best Drama (1981-1984)

  • "Playhouse 90": Best Drama (1957-1960)

  • Nancy Marchand: Best Supporting Actress (Drama) for "Lou Grant" (1978, 1980-1982)

  • "West Wing": Best Drama (2000 - 2003)

  • Kelsey Grammer: Best Actor (Comedy) for "Frasier" (1994 - 1995, 1998, 2004)

  • "The Dick Van Dyke Show": Best Comedy Winner (1963 - 1966)

  • "All in the Family": Best Comedy (1971-1973, 1978)

  • Jeff Probst: Best Reality Show Host for "Survivor" (2008-2011)

  • Helen Hunt: Best Actress (Comedy) for "Mad About You" (1996-1999)




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