Emmys Hogs: The Most Over-Rewarded Stars and Shows

These actors and series may have earned their awards, but did they deserve to walk away with that much gold?

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'Law & Order: SVU' Guest Appearances

Yes, we did say that Law & Order franchise regulars were chronically under-rewarded. But here's an Emmys tip: if you just stop by L&O: SVU, you're pretty much guaranteed you an Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Emmy. Ann-Margret, Amanda Plummer, Ellen Burstyn, Cynthia Nixon and Leslie Caron all won for their one-off guest roles, while Robin Williams was nominated for Outstanding Guest Actor in 2008 for his run-in with Detectives Benson and Stabler. The great Elaine Stritch also picked up the Outstanding Guest Actress award for her 1993 appearance, her first of three Primetime Emmy wins.

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