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NBC Comedy: Parks and Recreation

Since its premiere in 2009, the critically-acclaimed series has been included on dozens of television critics' Top 10 lists and was named TV's Smartest Comedy in Entertainment Weekly’s 2011 cover story. Parks and Recreation is the recipient of a Peabody Award for excellence in television programming, an AFI honor as one of the Top 10 Television Shows of the Year, Emmy nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series, and three consecutive Emmy and two Golden Globe nominations for Amy Poehler’s individual performance. Additional accolades include Writers Guild Award and Producers Guild Award nominations, 2010 GLAAD Award for Outstanding Individual Episode, NAACP Image Award nominations, Imagen Award nominations and Television Critics Award nominations for Outstanding Achievement in Comedy, Program of the Year and Individual Achievement in Comedy for Poehler and co-star Nick Offerman, which Offerman won.

Parks and Recreation is a production of Deedle-Dee Productions, Fremulon, 3 Arts Entertainment and Universal Television. Along with Daniels and Schur, Howard Klein (The Office) and David Miner (30 Rock), Daniel J. Goor (Late Night with Conan O’Brien) and Morgan Sackett (Seinfeld) also serve as executive producers for the series.

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