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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1982 Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Arthur (1981)

John Gielgud was not present at the award's ceremony. Presenters Carol Burnett and Joel Grey ... More

John Gielgud was not present at the award's ceremony. Presenters Carol Burnett and Joel Grey accepted the award on his behalf.

1965 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Becket (1964)

Golden Globes, USA

1990 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
War and Remembrance (1988)
1989 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
War and Remembrance (1988)
Tied with Barry Bostwick for War and Remembrance (1988).
1982 Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role
Arthur (1981)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1991 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Summer's Lease (1989)
1989 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
War and Remembrance (1988)
For part VIII.
1985 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
Romance on the Orient Express (1985)
1984 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
The Master of Ballantrae (1984)
1982 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
Brideshead Revisited (1981)
For playing: "Edward Ryder". (Shown within Great Performances (1971)).

BAFTA Awards

1997 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Shine (1996)
1992 Won
Academy Fellowship
1990 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Summer's Lease (1989)
1986 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Plenty (1985)
1982 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Artist
Arthur (1981)
Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Brideshead Revisited (1981)
1975 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
1954 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
Julius Caesar (1953)
USA.

American Movie Awards

1982 Won
Marquee
Best Supporting Actor
Arthur (1981)

CableACE Awards

1989 Nominated
ACE
Actor in a Dramatic or Theatrical Special
The Theban Plays by Sophocles (1986)
For episode "Oedipus the King"
1988 Won
ACE
Actor in a Movie or Miniseries
Screen Two (1985)
For episode "Time After Time"

Grammy Awards

1992 Nominated
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
For the Album "The Emperor's New Clothes"
1989 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "A Christmas Carol"
1988 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Sir John Gielgud Reads Alice in Wonderland"
1987 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Gulliver"
1984 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
Shared with:
For the Album "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats"
1983 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album " No Man's Land"
1980 Won
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Ages of Man : Reading from Shakespeare"
1965 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
Shared with:
For the Album "Shakespeare's Hamlet"
1961 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Ages of Man: Vol. 2
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Hamlet"
1959 Nominated
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the Album "Ages of Man"

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1996 Won
Special Achievement Award

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1985 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Plenty (1985)
The Shooting Party (1985)
1981 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Arthur (1981)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1986 Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Plenty (1985)
The Shooting Party (1985)
1977 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Providence (1977)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1985 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Plenty (1985)
1981 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Arthur (1981)
1977 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Providence (1977)
1953 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Julius Caesar (1953)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1997 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Shine (1996)
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