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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1975 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Adapted From Other Material
Young Frankenstein (1974)
Shared with:
Best Music, Original Song
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Shared with:
For the song "Blazing Saddles"
1969 Won
Oscar
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen
The Producers (1967)

Golden Globes, USA

2006 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
The Producers (2005)
Song: "There's Nothing Like a Show on Broadway"
1978 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
High Anxiety (1977)
1977 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Silent Movie (1976)
1969 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay
The Producers (1967)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
The Comedians (2015)
For playing "Mel Brooks".
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
Mel Brooks Live at the Geffen (2015)
Outstanding Variety Special
Mel Brooks Live at the Geffen (2015)
Shared with:
2013 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Special
Mel Brooks Strikes Back! (2012)
Shared with:
2012 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety Special
Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett Together Again (2011)
Shared with:
1999 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Mad About You (1992)
For playing "Uncle Phil Buchman". For episode "Uncle Phil Goes Back To High School".
1998 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Mad About You (1992)
For playing "Uncle Phil". For episode "Uncle Phil And The Coupons".
1997 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Mad About You (1992)
For playing "Uncle Phil". For multiple episodes.
1967 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Variety
The Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris Special (1967)
Shared with:
1966 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Comedy
Get Smart (1965)
Shared with:
For episode "Mr. Big".
1958 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Comedy Writing
Caesar's Hour (1954)
Shared with:
1957 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Comedy Writing - Variety or Situation Comedy
Caesar's Hour (1954)
Shared with:
1956 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Comedy Writing
Caesar's Hour (1954)
Shared with:

BAFTA Awards

2017 Won
Academy Fellowship
BAFTA Film
1975 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Shared with:

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1976 Won
Golden Scroll
Best Director
Young Frankenstein (1974)

American Comedy Awards, USA

2000 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Male Guest Appearance in a TV Series
Mad About You (1992)
1997 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Male Guest Appearance in a TV Series
Mad About You (1992)
1987 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy

American Film Institute, USA

2013 Won
Life Achievement Award

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2016 Nominated
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)
As the voice of "Vlad".

CINE Competition

1963 Won
CINE Golden Eagle
Animation
The Critic (1963)
Shared with:

Daytime Emmy Awards

2005 Nominated
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program
Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks (2003)
For playing "Wiley the Sheep".

Ernst Lubitsch Award

2009 Won
Honorary Award
For his musical "The Producers".

Gold Derby Awards

2008 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Life Achievement (Other)
2006 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Original Song
The Producers (2005)
"There's Nothing Like a Show on Broadway"
2004 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Guest Actor
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

Grammy Awards

2007 Nominated
Grammy
Best Song Written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
The Producers (2005)
For the song "There's Nothing Like A Show On Broadway".
2002 Won
Grammy
Best Long Form Music Video
Great Performances (1971)
Shared with:
For episode "Recording 'The Producers': A Musical Romp with Mel Brooks".
1999 Won
Grammy
Best Spoken Comedy Album
Shared with:
For the album "The 2000 Year Old Man in the Year 2000."

Hugo Awards

1975 Won
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Young Frankenstein (1974)
Shared with:

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1984 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
To Be or Not to Be (1983)

Online Film & Television Association

2006 Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative
1999 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Mad About You (1992)
1997 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Mad About You (1992)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

1976 Won
Nebula Award
Best Dramatic Writing
Young Frankenstein (1974)
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The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1987 Won
Stinker Award
Worst Picture
Spaceballs (1987)
1981 Nominated
Stinker Award
Worst Song or Song Performance in a Film or End Credits
History of the World: Part I (1981)
For the song "The Inquisition".

Walk of Fame

2010 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 23 April 2010. At 6712 Hollywood Blvd.

Writers Guild of America, USA

2003 Won
Laurel Award for Screen Writing Achievement
1977 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen
Silent Movie (1976)
Shared with:
1975 Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Written Directly for the Screen
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Shared with:
Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium
Young Frankenstein (1974)
Shared with:
1971 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium
The Twelve Chairs (1970)
1969 Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Original Screenplay
The Producers (1967)
Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Comedy
The Producers (1967)

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