What television show was actress Helen Hunt on when she won an Emmy for Best Actress in 1997?
Mad About You
Helen Hunt’s television career began at the age of 9 with an appearance on ”The Mary Tyler Moore Show.” For the next few decades, Hunt had small roles on television series and movies made for television. Her big break came in 1992 with one of the starring roles in ”Mad About You,” which would go on to air for seven seasons. During its run, the show earned 34 Emmy nominations and 12 wins. In 1997, Helen Hunt won the Emmy for Best Actress for her role. She won the same award for the show in 1996, 1998 and 1999. Source: Britannica, IMDb
Helen Elizabeth Hunt (born June 15, 1963) is an American actress, television director, and screenwriter. She starred in the sitcom Mad About You for seven years, and played single mother Carol Connelly in the 1997 romantic comedy film As Good as It Gets, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress. Some of her other notable films include Twister (1996), Cast Away (2000), What Women Want (2000), Pay It Forward (2000), and The Sessions (2012), the latter garnered her a second Academy Award nomination. She made her directorial debut in 2007 with Then She Found Me (2007). Hunt has also won four Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.