awards & nominations

The Larry Sanders Show (1992)

Rip Torn as "Arthur"

Hey now! This series offers a behind-the-scenes look at late-night talk show host Larry Sanders (Garry Shandling) and the production of his show. Rip Torn plays the show's producer, Artie, and Jeffrey Tambor is Sanders' sidekick, Hank. Many episodes features a celebrity playing him or herself .

Emmy (Primetime) (1998)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1997)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1996)WonOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1995)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1994)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1993)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Cross Creek (1983)

Rip Torn as "Marsh Turner"

In the late 1920s, columnist Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (Mary Steenburgen) moves to Cross Creek, Fla., to dedicate herself to writing a serious novel. Despite her husband's eventual departure, the initial suspicion of the locals about her work, and the challenge of finding a worthy subject to devote herself to, Marjorie persists in her dream. With the inspiration of kindly Marsh Turner (Rip Torn) and his daughter, Ellie (Dana Hill), Marjorie discovers the perfect theme for her novel.

Academy Award (1983)NominatedActor in a Supporting Role