Record books ready to be written

Weisman, Jon
August 2007
Daily Variety;8/15/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 32, p19
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The article describes the characters and best scenes of the five actors nominated for the lead comedy actor award in the 2007 Emmy Awards. The actors are Alec Baldwin of "30 Rock," Steve Carell of "The Office," Rickey Gervais of "Extras," Tony Shalhoub of "Monk" and Charlie Sheen of "Two and a Half Men." According to the author, Shalhoub has a chance to become only the second actor to win four Emmys for a single comedic role.


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