Diahann Carroll, Cloris Leachman, et al. to Be Inducted into the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame
The 2011 inductee list also includes cable executive Tom Freston, composer Earle Hagen, writer and producer Susan Harris, broadcast journalist Peter Jennings, and game show producer Bill Todman.
Carroll starred on Broadway in House of Flowers and won a Tony Award for her performance in No Strings. She received an Academy Award nomination for Claudine. Her television credits include the groundbreaking TV series, Julia, for which she won a Golden Globe, as well as the hit TV series Dynasty.