Tue, 13 Sep 2011 17:31:58 GMT | By Tom Phillips
Emmy Awards: biggest ever winners

Most nominated show - Saturday Night Live



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Even longer-running than The Simpsons, satirical show Saturday Night Live - which has been going since 1975 - has notched up a total of 142 nominations over the years, making it the most nominated show in Emmy history. Pictured above is the 1992 Saturday Night Live cast - including names such as Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, and Al Franken, now a United States Senator.

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