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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1979 Won
Honorary Award

For the full body of his work, for the unique achievements of his entire career and his lifetime of... More

For the full body of his work, for the unique achievements of his entire career and his lifetime of contribution to the art of film.

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Boys from Brazil (1978)
1977 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Marathon Man (1976)
1973 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Sleuth (1972)
1966 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Othello (1965)
1961 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Entertainer (1960)
1957 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Richard III (1955)
1949 Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Hamlet (1948)

Laurence Olivier was not present at the awards ceremony. Douglas Fairbanks Jr. accepted the award ... More

Laurence Olivier was not present at the awards ceremony. Douglas Fairbanks Jr. accepted the award on his behalf.

Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Hamlet (1948)
1947 Won
Honorary Award
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)
For his outstanding achievement as actor, producer and director in bringing 'Henry V' to the screen.
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)
1941 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Rebecca (1940)
1940 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Wuthering Heights (1939)

Golden Globes, USA

1983 Won
Cecil B. DeMille Award
1980 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role
A Little Romance (1979)
1977 Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role
Marathon Man (1976)
1973 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama
Sleuth (1972)
1961 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama
Spartacus (1960)
1949 Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actor
Hamlet (1948)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1987 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Lost Empires (1986)
1984 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
King Lear (1983)
1982 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
Brideshead Revisited (1981)
For episode XI: "Brideshead Revisited". (Shown within _"Great Performances" (1972)_).
1975 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy
Love Among the Ruins (1975)
1974 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Lead Actor in a Drama
The Merchant of Venice (1973)
1973 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Long Day's Journey Into Night (1973)
1970 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
David Copperfield (1969)
1968 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Dramatic Program
Uncle Vanya (1963)
Shown within _"NET Playhouse" (1966)_
1960 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor (Lead or Support)
The Moon and Sixpence (1959)

BAFTA Awards

1983 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
A Voyage Round My Father (1984)
1976 Won
Academy Fellowship
1974 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Sleuth (1972)
Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Long Day's Journey Into Night (1973)
1970 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)
1963 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
Term of Trial (1962)
1961 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
The Entertainer (1960)
1960 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
The Devil's Disciple (1959)
1958 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
The Prince and the Showgirl (1957)
1956 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
Richard III (1955)
1953 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
Carrie (1952)
USA.

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1979 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
The Boys from Brazil (1978)

Banff Television Festival

1985 Won
Award of Excellence

Berlin International Film Festival

1956 Won
Silver Berlin Bear
International Prize
Richard III (1955)

Bodil Awards

1949 Won
Bodil
Best European Film (Bedste europæiske film)
Hamlet (1948)

British Film Institute Awards

1985 Won
BFI Fellowship

CableACE Awards

1984 Won
ACE
Actor in a Dramatic or Theatrical Program
Mr. Halpern and Mr. Johnson (1983)

David di Donatello Awards

1973 Won
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Sleuth (1972)
Tied with Yves Montand for César and Rosalie (1972).
1957 Won
David
Best Foreign Production (Migliore Produzione Straniera)
Richard III (1955)
Tied with Giant (1956).
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Richard III (1955)

Film Society of Lincoln Center

1983 Won
Gala Tribute

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1957 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Richard III (1955)
1950 Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)

Jussi Awards

1957 Won
Jussi
Best Foreign Actor
Richard III (1955)

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1960 Won
Best Actor
The Entertainer (1960)
Tied with Erwin Geschonneck for Leute mit Flügeln (1960).

Kinema Junpo Awards

1949 Won
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)

National Board of Review, USA

1978 Won
NBR Award
Best Actor
The Boys from Brazil (1978)
Tied with Jon Voight for Coming Home (1978).
1946 Won
NBR Award
Best Actor
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1967 Nominated
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Othello (1965)
4th Place. Tied with Paul Scofield for A Man for All Seasons (1966).

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1973 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Sleuth (1972)
1960 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
The Entertainer (1960)
1956 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Richard III (1955)
1948 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Hamlet (1948)
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Hamlet (1948)
1946 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)

Razzie Awards

1983 Won
Razzie Award
Worst Actor
Inchon (1981)
1981 Won
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actor
The Jazz Singer (1980)
Tied with John Adames in Gloria (1980).

Venice Film Festival

1948 Won
Grand International Award
Hamlet (1948)
1946 Won
International Critics Award - Special Mention
Feature Films
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)
Nominated
International Critics Award
Best Feature Film
The Chronicle History of King Henry the Fift with His Battell Fought at Agincourt in France (1944)

Walk of Fame

1960 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 6319 Hollywood Blvd.

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