With a lot of help from "Hill Street Blues" and "Fame" . . . NBC yesterday received a total of 90 nominations, more than any other network, for the 34th annual prime-time Emmy awards. . .
CBS, the top-rated network, had 83 . . . ABC got 70, PBS 29 (including 11 for "Brideshead Revisited") while 13 nominations went to syndicated programs. . .
For the second year in a row, "Hill Street Blues" received a record 21 nominations, while "Fame" picked up 12 after its first year on the air. . .
For the first time ever, all five nominees in the "supporting actor, drama series" category came from a single program . . . "Hill Street Blues" cast members Taurean Blacque, Michael Conrad, Charles Haid, Michael Warren and Bruce Weitz. . .
"Taxi," which is due to appear this fall on NBC after being canceled by ABC in the spring, earned four nominations for ABC. . .
The Emmy award show will be seen live on ABC the night of Sept. 19 from Pasadena, Calif. . . .
Nominees in some of the top categories include:
Outstanding drama series: "Dynasty," "Fame," "Hill Street Blues," "Lou Grant" and "Magnum PI". . .
Oustanding comedy series: "Barney Miller," "Love, Sidney," "M*A*S*H," "Taxi" and "WKRP in Cincinnati". . .
Outstanding limited series: "Brideshead Revisited," "Flickers," "Marco Polo," "Oppenheimer" and "A Town Like Alice". . .
Outstanding variety, music or comedy program or series: "Ain't Misbehavin'," "American Film Institute Salute to Frank Capra," "Barishnikov in Hollywood," "Night of 100 Stars" and "SCTV Network". . .
Outstanding information series: "Barbara Walters Specials," "Creativity With Bill Moyers," "The Dick Cavett Show," "Entertainment Tonight" and "Middletown". . .
Oustanding classical performing arts special or series: "Bernstein/Beethoven;" "Horowitz in London: A Royal Concert"; "La Boheme"; "Live From Lincoln Center: An Evening With Danny Kaye and the New York Philharmonic"; and "Live From Lincoln Center: An Evening With Itzhak Perlman and the New York Philharmonic". . .
Outstanding informational special: "Great Movie Stunts: 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' "; "High Hopes: The Capra Years"; "Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter"; "The Making of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' "; and "Marva Collins: Excellence in Education". . .
Outstanding lead actor in a drama series: Edward Asner, John Forsythe, James Garner, Tom Selleck, and Daniel J. Travanti. . .
Outstanding lead actor in a comedy series: Alan Alda, Robert Guillaume, Judd Hirsch, Hal Linden and Leslie Nielsen. . .
Outstanding lead actress in a drama series: Debbie Allen, Veronica Hamel, Michael Learned, Michele Lee and Stefanie Powers. . .
Oustanding lead actress in a comedy series: Nell Carter, Bonnie Franklin, Carol Kane, Swoosie Kurtz, Charlotte Rae and Isabel Sanford. . .
Oustanding lead actor in a limited series or special: Anthony Andrews, Sebastian Flyte in "Brideshead Revisited"; Philip Anglim, John Merrick in "The Elephant Man"; Anthony Hopkins, Quasimodo in "The Hunchback of Notre Dame"; Jeremy Irons, Charles Ryder in "Brideshead"; and Mickey Rooney, Bill Sackter in "Bill". . .
Outstanding lead actress in a limited series or special: Ingrid Bergman, Golda Meir in "A Woman Called Golda"; Glenda Jackson, Patricia Neal in "The Patricia Neal Story"; Ann Jillian, Mae West in "Mae West"; Jean Stapleton, Eleanor Roosevelt in "Eleanor, the First Lady of the World"; and Cicely Tyson, Marva Collins in "The Marva Collins Story". . .