Carl Reiner, 'Mad About You' (1995)

Reiner picked up Emmy No. 9 for reprising his role as Alan Brady, the manic boss who ruled the roost on " <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV000000295" title="The Dick Van Dyke Show (tv program)" href="/topic/entertainment/television/the-dick-van-dyke-show-%28tv-program%29-ENTTV000000295.topic">The Dick Van Dyke Show</a>." ( <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB005380" title="Michelle Obama" href="/topic/politics/michelle-obama-PECLB005380.topic">Michelle Obama</a> cites that '60 classic sitcom as one of her favorite TV shows.) Reiner had based the character, in part, on <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PECLB000795" title="Sid Caesar" href="/topic/entertainment/sid-caesar-PECLB000795.topic">Sid Caesar</a>, the lead player on "Your Show of Shows" and "Caesar's Hour." Reiner won two <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVHST000010" title="Primetime Emmy Awards" href="/topic/entertainment/television/primetime-emmy-awards-EVHST000010.topic">Emmys</a> as supporting actor for that second show and then another three for writing for "Van Dyke" and two more as the producer.
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Reiner picked up Emmy No. 9 for reprising his role as Alan Brady, the manic boss who ruled the roost on " The Dick Van Dyke Show." ( Michelle Obama cites that '60 classic sitcom as one of her favorite TV shows.) Reiner had based the character, in part, on Sid Caesar, the lead player on "Your Show of Shows" and "Caesar's Hour." Reiner won two Emmys as supporting actor for that second show and then another three for writing for "Van Dyke" and two more as the producer.

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