Entertainment Norman Lear to receive the Carol Burnett Award at the 2021 Golden Globes
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Television pioneer, the creator of shows like All in the Family and The Jeffersons, will become the third recipient of the Carol Burnett Award at this year's ceremony, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced Thursday.
was honored with in 2019 for her outstanding contributions to the television medium. became in 2020.
"Norman Lear is among the most prolific creators of this generation," HFPA President Ali Sar said in a statement. "His career has encompassed both the Golden Age and Streaming Era, throughout which his progressive approach addressing controversial topics through humor prompted a cultural shift that allowed social and political issues to be reflected in television. His work revolutionized the industry and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association is honored to name him as the 2021 Carol Burnett Award recipient."
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Seditious conspiracy is a federal charge punishable by up to 20 years in prison, and law experts believe the charge fits Capitol rioters.The U.S. center of power became a scene of outright chaos Wednesday as supporters made their way past barricades, broke in through windows and sent representatives into hiding during a session of debate over election certification. The assault on the Capitol came shortly after a rally for the president, who continued to levy baseless claims that the election was rigged and told the crowd they would "never concede.
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will be with the film equivalent of this award, the Cecil B. DeMille Award.
Lear has won many Golden Globes himself. Maude, Sanford and Son, Good Times, One Day at a Time, and Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman are among his lauded career creations for the small screen. And now many of them are getting reimagined. Lear served as an executive producer on the recent One Day at a Time series, which ran for four seasons. Thanks to a deal with Sony TV, many of Lear's classic works could receive similar treatments. Anis on its way to Netflix.
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Lear began his career in 1950 when he wrote and produced programs like The Colgate Comedy Hour and The Martha Raye Show. He then co-founded Tandem Productions and took on executive producer, writer, and director roles.
The 78th annual Golden Globes will air live on NBC Sunday, Feb. 28 from 5-8 p.m. PT/8-11 p.m. ET.
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The ceremony is set to take place live on Sunday, Feb. 28.The show had to be pushed back from its typical January date, and a number of other awards shows have as well, including the GRAMMYs, now set for March 14, and the Oscars, which are scheduled for Apr. 25. See the full 2021 awards season calendar here.