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  1. The Golden Girls is an American sitcom, created by Susan Harris, that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992. Starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, and Estelle Getty, the show centers on four older women sharing a home in Miami, Florida. It was produced by Witt/Thomas/Harris Productions, in association with Touchstone Television, and Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas, and Harris served as the original executive producers.
    • also known as Golden Girls, ザ・ゴールデン・ガールズ, 黃金女郎
    • begun on and completed on (23 years ago)
    • 180 episodes of 30 minutes each, in 7 seasons
    • country: United States of America
    • created by Susan Harris
    • regular cast:
      • Bea Arthur as Dorothy Zbornak between and (6 years and 7 months)
      • Betty White as Rose Nylund between and (6 years and 7 months)
      • Rue McClanahan as Blanche Devereaux between and (6 years and 7 months)
      • Estelle Getty as Sophia Petrillo between and (6 years and 7 months)
      • Herb Edelman as Stanley Zbornak between and (6 years and 7 months)
    • genres: Sitcom, Comedy
    • some of the awards:
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Rue McClanahan
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Betty White
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy, received by Estelle Getty
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Comedy Series (For the pilot episode.), received by Jay Sandrich
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Rue McClanahan
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Betty White
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Rue McClanahan
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Betty White
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (A Little Romance) nomination for Terry Hughes
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, received by Betty White
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • People's Choice Award for Favorite New TV Comedy
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, received by Paul Bogart, Terry Grossman, Tony Thomas, Kathy Speer, Marsha Posner Williams & Paul Junger Witt
        • Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Comedy Series (For episode Isn't It Romantic?), received by Terry Hughes
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series (A Little Romance), received by Mort Nathan & Barry Fanaro
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control - Series (The Pilot Episode, Outstanding Technical Direction/Electronic Camerawork/ Video Control for a Series), received by Gerry Bucci, Stephen A. Jones, Randy Baer, Donna Quante, Dale Carlson & Victor Bagdadi
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Rue McClanahan
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Betty White
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Rue McClanahan
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Betty White
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (Isn't It Romantic) nomination for Terry Hughes
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, received by Rue McClanahan
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (Isn't It Romantic), received by Terry Hughes
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, received by Barry Fanaro, Terry Grossman, Susan Harris, Winifred Hervey, Mort Nathan, Kathy Speer, Tony Thomas, Marsha Posner Williams, Paul Junger Witt
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Betty White
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Rue McClanahan
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy nomination for Betty White
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, received by Bea Arthur
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, received by Estelle Getty
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control - Series (Old Friends), received by Jack Chisholm, Stephen A. Jones, Ritch Kenney, O. Tamburri, Ken Tamburri & Bob Kaufman
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Bea Arthur
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Rue McClanahan
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Betty White
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series nomination for Jack Gilford
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Betty White
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series nomination for Dick Van Dyke
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series nomination for Jerry Orbach
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (Triple Play) nomination for Terry Hughes
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Betty White
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress - Comedy Series nomination for Brenda Vaccaro
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television nomination for Estelle Getty
        • Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy
  2. "The Golden Girls" is a 1995 Hong Kong film directed by Joe Ma. It is not related to the US TV sitcom of the same name.

Writings

"The Golden Girls" is a book by Elvi Rhodes.

Miscellanea

  1. The Golden Girls a.k.a. The Golden Girls - Season 1: The first season of The Golden Girls premiered on NBC on September 14, 1985, and concluded on May 10, 1986. The season consisted of 25 episodes.
  2. The Golden Girls a.k.a. The Golden Girls - Season 2: The second season of The Golden Girls premiered on NBC on September 27, 1986, and concluded on May 16, 1987. The season consisted of 26 episodes.
  3. The Golden Girls a.k.a. The Golden Girls - Season 7: The seventh and final season of The Golden Girls premiered on NBC on September 21, 1991, and concluded on May 9, 1992. The season consisted of 26 episodes.
  4. The Golden Girls a.k.a. The Golden Girls - Season 5: The fifth season of The Golden Girls premiered on NBC on September 23, 1989, and concluded on May 5, 1990. The season consisted of 26 episodes.
  5. The Golden Girls a.k.a. The Golden Girls - Season 4: The fourth season of The Golden Girls premiered on NBC on October 8, 1988, and concluded on May 13, 1989. The season consisted of 26 episodes.
  6. The Golden Girls a.k.a. The Golden Girls - Season 6: The sixth season of The Golden Girls premiered on NBC on September 22, 1990, and concluded on May 4, 1991. The season consisted of 26 episodes.
  7. The Golden Girls: The third season of The Golden Girls premiered on NBC on September 19, 1987, and concluded on May 7, 1988. The season consisted of 25 episodes.

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