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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2012 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Albert Nobbs (2011)
1989 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)
1988 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Fatal Attraction (1987)
1985 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Natural (1984)
1984 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Big Chill (1983)
1983 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The World According to Garp (1982)

Golden Globes, USA

2013 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Damages (2007)
2012 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:
For the song "Lay Your Head Down"
2010 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Damages (2007)
2008 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Damages (2007)
2006 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
The Shield (2002)
2005 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Lion in Winter (2003)
1997 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical
101 Dalmatians (1996)
1996 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story (1995)
1992 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991)
1988 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Fatal Attraction (1987)
1986 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical
Maxie (1985)
1985 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Something About Amelia (1984)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2012 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
For playing "Patty Hewes".
2010 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
For playing "Patty Hewes".
2009 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2008 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2005 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
The Shield (2002)
2004 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
The Lion in Winter (2003)
For playing "Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine".
2002 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
For playing "Sanny". For episode "Hocus Focus".
1997 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
In the Gloaming (1997)
1995 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story (1995)
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story (1995)
Shared with:
1993 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Skylark (1993)
1991 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special and Miniseries
Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991)
Shared with:
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Sarah, Plain and Tall (1991)
1984 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Special
Something About Amelia (1984)

BAFTA Awards

1990 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1997 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
101 Dalmatians (1996)
1986 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Maxie (1985)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2011 Won
EDA Special Mention Award
Most Egregious Age Difference Between The Leading Man and The Love Interest Award
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:

Age difference: Glenn Close (age 64) and Mia Wasikowska (age 22). Tied with Kristen Stewart and ... More

Age difference: Glenn Close (age 64) and Mia Wasikowska (age 22). Tied with Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011).

Won
EDA Female Focus Award
Female Icon Award
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
Actress Defying Age and Agism
Albert Nobbs (2011)

American Television Awards

1993 Nominated
American Television Award
Best Actress in a Made for TV Movie
Skylark (1993)

Australian Film Institute

2012 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Actress
Albert Nobbs (2011)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

1998 Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actress - Action/Adventure
Air Force One (1997)
1997 Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor/Actress - Family
101 Dalmatians (1996)

CableACE Awards

1997 Won
CableACE
Guest Actress in a Dramatic Special or Series
In the Gloaming (1997)
1994 Nominated
CableACE
Informational or Documentary Host
Broken Hearts, Broken Homes (1992)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1989 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)

David di Donatello Awards

1991 Nominated
David
Best Foreign Actress (Migliore Attrice Straniera)
Hamlet (1990)

Denver Film Critics Society

2011 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Albert Nobbs (2011)

GLAAD Media Awards

2002 Won
Excellence in Media Award

Golden Camera, Germany

1993 Won
Golden Camera
Best International Actress
Fatal Attraction (1987)
Dangerous Liaisons (1988)

Gotham Awards

2005 Nominated
Best Ensemble Cast
Nine Lives (2005)
Shared with:
2003 Won
Tribute Award
Shared with:

Gracie Allen Awards

2010 Won
Gracie
Outstanding Female Lead in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)

Hasty Pudding Theatricals, USA

1990 Won
Woman of the Year

Hollywood Film Festival

2011 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Irish Film and Television Awards

2012 Won
IFTA Award
Best International Actress
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Nominated
IFTA Award
Best Film
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:
Best Script for Film
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:

Locarno International Film Festival

2005 Won
Bronze Leopard
Best Actress
Nine Lives (2005)
Shared with:

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1982 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The World According to Garp (1982)

National Board of Review, USA

1982 Won
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
The World According to Garp (1982)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1983 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The World According to Garp (1982)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1982 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The World According to Garp (1982)

New York Women in Film & Television

1989 Won
Muse Award

Online Film & Television Association

2014 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2012 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Music, Original Song
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:
For the song "Lay Your Head Down".
2011 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Original Song
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:
2008 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2004 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Lion in Winter (2003)
Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Ensemble in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Lion in Winter (2003)
Shared with:
2002 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
2000 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
Tarzan (1999)
For playing "Kala".
1999 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Ensemble
Cookie's Fortune (1999)
Shared with:
1997 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Comedy/Musical Actress
101 Dalmatians (1996)
Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Actress
Mars Attacks! (1996)
1997 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
In the Gloaming (1997)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2012 Won
Career Achievement Award

People's Choice Awards, USA

1989 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Dramatic Motion Picture Actress
1988 Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture Actress

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2011 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Albert Nobbs (2011)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2011 Won
Donostia Lifetime Achievement Award

Satellite Awards

2011 Won
Satellite Award
Best Original Song
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:
For the song "Lay Your Head Down"
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:
2009 Won
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Series, Drama
Damages (2007)
2008 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Series, Drama
Damages (2007)
2007 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Series, Drama
Damages (2007)
2001 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
102 Dalmatians (2000)
1998 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
In the Gloaming (1997)
1997 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
101 Dalmatians (1996)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2011 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2010 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2008 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
2005 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
The Lion in Winter (2003)
1998 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries
In the Gloaming (1997)
1996 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries
Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story (1995)

ShoWest Convention, USA

1989 Won
ShoWest Award
Female Star of the Year

Television Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominated
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Drama
Damages (2007)
2008 Nominated
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Drama
Damages (2007)

Tokyo International Film Festival

2011 Won
Best Actress Award
Albert Nobbs (2011)

Venice Film Festival

1991 Won
Golden Ciak
Best Actress
Meeting Venus (1991)
Won
Photographers Award
Meeting Venus (1991)

Walk of Fame

2009 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 12 January. At 7000 Hollywood Blvd.

Women in Film Crystal Awards

2001 Won
Crystal Award

World Soundtrack Awards

2012 Won
World Soundtrack Award
Best Original Song Written for a Film
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Shared with:
For the song "Lay Your Head Down".

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