Diane Sawyer Poster

Awards

Daytime Emmy Awards

2007 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Excellence in Morning Programming
Good Morning America (1975)
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Tied with Today (1952).

GLAAD Media Awards

2003 Winner
Excellence in Media Award

News & Documentary Emmy Awards

2018 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
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For "My Reality: A Hidden America"
2016 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Interview
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "Bruce Jenner: The Interview"
2015 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story - Long Form
ABC News: Your Voice, Your Vote 2014 (2014)
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2014 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "Unbreakable: One Girl Changing the World"
Outstanding Interview
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "A Murder. A Mystery. Amanda Knox Speaks"
Best Report in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "Unbreakable: One Girl Changing the World"
Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Writing
20/20 (1978)
For episode "Unbreakable: One Girl Changing the World"
2013 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
ABC Evening News (1953)
ABC News Nightline (1980)
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For ABC News Special Events coverage of "Tragedy at the Elementary School"
2012 Winner
Emmy
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
ABC Evening News (1953)
ABC News Nightline (1980)
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For segment "Gadhafi Speaks" (2/28/2011)
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
ABC Evening News (1953)
ABC News Nightline (1980)
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For "Crisis in Libya"
Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
ABC Evening News (1953)
ABC News Nightline (1980)
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For segment "Finding Mubarak" (2/3/2011)
Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
ABC Evening News (1953)
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For segment "Made in America"
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "A Hidden America: Children of the Plains"
Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
ABC Evening News (1953)
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For "Visa Problems"
Outstanding Interview
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "Jaycee Dugard: Her First Interview"
New Approaches to News & Documentary Programming: Current News Coverage
Target: Bin Laden - The Death and Life of Public Enemy Number One (2011)
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2011 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story - Long Form
ABC News: Vote 2010 (2010)
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2010 Winner
Emmy
Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story - Long Form
ABC News: Inauguration 2009 (2009)
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Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast
Good Morning America (1975)
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For coverage "Pittsburgh Gym Shooting"
Best Report in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "A Hidden America: Children of the Mountains"
2008 Winner
Emmy
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
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For episode "Waiting on the World to Change"
Nominee
Emmy
Best Report in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
Shared with:
For episode "Waiting on the World to Change"
2007 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine
Primetime Live (1989)
ABC News Nightline (1980)
Good Morning America (1975)
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For "A Call to Action: Saving Our Children"
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
20/20 (1978)
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For segment "Abuse Behind Closed Doors"
2005 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Interview
Good Morning America (1975)
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For "The First Debate - John Kerry's Moment of Truth"
2004 Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Interview
Primetime Live (1989)
Oprah in Africa: A Personal Journey, a Global Challenge (2003)
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For episode "Oprah in Africa: A Personal Journey, a Global Challenge"
2003 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
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Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
Primetime Live (1989)
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For segment "Behind the Veil"
Outstanding Interview
Primetime Live (1989)
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For segment "Over the Edge"
2002 Winner
Emmy
Outstanding Interview
Primetime Live (1989)
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For "New York Fire Chief Daniel Nigro"
2000 Winner
Emmy
Outstanding News and Documentary Program Achievement - Programs & Segments
ABC 2000: The Millennium (1999)
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Special Classification for Outstanding News and Documentary Program Achievement - Programs
ABC 2000: The Millennium (1999)
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Nominee
Emmy
Outstanding Background/Analysis of a Single Current Story - Segments
20/20 (1978)
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For segment "A World Full of Guns"

TV Guide Awards

2001 Nominee
TV Guide Award
News Person of the Year

Writers Guild of America, USA

2015 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
News - Regularly Scheduled, Bulletin or Breaking Report
ABC Evening News (1953)
Shared with:
"Nelson Mandela: A Man Who Changed the World"

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