Sci-Fi & Fantasy at Emmy Awards: Who's Won, Who's Been Fracked

From 'Buffy' to 'Battlestar,' how science fiction, fantasy and other genre-fan favorites have fared

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'3rd Rock From the Sun'

Modern sci-fi sitcoms are few and far between, which may explain the love for Bonnie and Terry Turner's quirky aliens-out-of-water show. (The other biggie: Mork & Mindy, which got two nominations in 1979.) That, or it could just be that 3rd Rock had a fantastic cast: John Lithgow and Kristen Johnston scored three Lead Actor and two Supporting Actress wins, respectively; the show was also up twice for Best Comedy and twice for directing.

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