Edit
Bill Paxton Poster

Awards

Golden Globes, USA

2010 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Big Love (2006)
2008 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Big Love (2006)
2007 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Big Love (2006)
1999 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
A Bright Shining Lie (1998)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2012 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Hatfields & McCoys (2012)
For playing "Randall McCoy".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2003 Won
Filmmaker's Showcase Award

Bill Paxton is one of the most respected actors working today. Following a long string of ... More

Bill Paxton is one of the most respected actors working today. Following a long string of successful performances, Bill has stepped behind the camera and proven his skill as a director. His directorial debut, Frailty (2001), showed a keen sense of style and a powerful grasp of storytelling which puts him in the ranks of top directors working today. We feel compelled to acknowledge this masterful work.

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Director
Frailty (2001)
1997 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Twister (1996)
1995 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
True Lies (1994)
1988 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Near Dark (1987)
1987 Won
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Aliens (1986)

CableACE Awards

1995 Nominated
CableACE
Actor in a Dramatic Series
Tales from the Crypt (1989)
For episode "People Who Live in Brass Hearses"

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2003 Nominated
CFCA Award
Most Promising Director
Frailty (2001)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2003 Nominated
DVDX Award
Best Audio Commentary (New for DVD)
Aliens (1986)
Shared with:
(Alien Quadrilogy).

Deep Ellum Film Festival

2001 Won
Texas Filmmaker Award

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

2013 Nominated
Golden Nymph
Outstanding Actor in a Mini-Series
Hatfields & McCoys (2012)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2003 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Breakthrough Filmmaker
Frailty (2001)

Satellite Awards

2009 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Series, Drama
Big Love (2006)
2007 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Series, Drama
Big Love (2006)
2006 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Series, Drama
Big Love (2006)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2013 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Hatfields & McCoys (2012)
1998 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Titanic (1997)
Shared with:
1996 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Apollo 13 (1995)
Shared with:

Western Heritage Awards

2013 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Western Documentary
Hatfields & McCoys (2012)
Shared with:

See also

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page