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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1978 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Equus (1977)
1970 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
1967 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
1966 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
1965 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Becket (1964)
1954 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Robe (1953)
1953 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
My Cousin Rachel (1952)

Golden Globes, USA

1978 Won
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Equus (1977)
1970 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Drama
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
1969 Nominated
Henrietta Award
World Film Favorite - Male
1968 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
1967 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Drama
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
1965 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Drama
Becket (1964)
1960 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Drama
Look Back in Anger (1959)
1953 Won
Golden Globe
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
My Cousin Rachel (1952)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1985 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
Ellis Island (1984)
For playing "Phipps Ogden".

BAFTA Awards

1968 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
1967 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
1960 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
Look Back in Anger (1959)

Bambi Awards

1968 Won
Bambi
Best Actor - International
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

David di Donatello Awards

1967 Won
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
The Taming of the Shrew (1967)
1966 Won
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)

Fotogramas de Plata

1965 Won
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Foreign Performer (Mejor intérprete de cine extranjero)
Becket (1964)

Grammy Awards

1976 Won
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
Shared with:
For the vinyl record "The Little Prince".
1965 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
Shared with:
For the Album "Shakespeare's Hamlet"

Laurel Awards

1968 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Male Star
14th place.
1967 Won
Golden Laurel
Male Dramatic Performance
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Male Star
10th place.
1966 Won
Golden Laurel
Dramatic Performance, Male
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
3rd place
Golden Laurel
Male Star
1965 Won
Golden Laurel
Dramatic Performance, Male
Becket (1964)
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Male Star
7th place.

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1967 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Tied with Max von Sydow for Hawaii (1966) in 2nd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1966 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Taormina International Film Festival

1973 Won
Best Actor
Rappresaglia (1973)

Valladolid International Film Festival

1984 Won
Best Actor
Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
Shared with:

Walk of Fame

2013 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On March 1, 2013. At 6336 Hollywood Blvd.

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