Matt Damon Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2016 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
The Martian (2015)
2010 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Invictus (2009)
1998 Won
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Good Will Hunting (1997)

Golden Globes, USA

2016 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Martian (2015)
2014 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
2010 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Informant! (2009)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Invictus (2009)
2000 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
1998 Won
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Good Will Hunting (1997)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2016 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program
Project Greenlight (2001)
Shared with:
2013 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
For playing "Scott Thorson".
2011 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
For playing "Carol".
2005 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Reality Program
Project Greenlight (2001)
Shared with:
2004 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Reality Program
Project Greenlight (2001)
Shared with:
2002 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Non-Fiction Program (Reality)
Project Greenlight (2001)
Shared with:

BAFTA Awards

2016 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actor
The Martian (2015)
2014 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Behind the Candelabra (2013)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2016 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2005 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2016 Nominated
EDA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2011 Nominated
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actor
True Grit (2010)

American Cinematheque Gala Tribute

2010 Won
American Cinematheque Award

Australian Film Institute

2016 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2015 Nominated
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Martian (2015)
2006 2nd place
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:
Runner-Up
1997 Won
ACCA
Best Original Screenplay
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
2nd place
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Runner-Up

Berlin International Film Festival

2007 Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Outstanding Artistic Contribution
The Good Shepherd (2006)
Shared with:
1998 Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Outstanding Single Achievement
Good Will Hunting (1997)
For his screenwriting and acting in the film.

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

2001 Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor - Drama/Romance
All the Pretty Horses (2000)
2000 Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor - Suspense
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
1999 Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor - Video
Good Will Hunting (1997)
1998 Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor - Drama
The Rainmaker (1997)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2006 2nd place
BSFC Award
Best Ensemble Cast
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:
1999 2nd place
BSFC Award
Best Actor
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Tied with Russell Crowe for The Insider (1999) and Kevin Spacey for American Beauty (1999).
1997 3rd place
BSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2016 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor in an Action Movie
Jason Bourne (2016)
2011 Won
Joel Siegel Award
2010 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actor
Invictus (2009)
2007 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:
2005 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Shared with:
1998 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
Breakthrough Artist
Good Will Hunting (1997)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2016 Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2011 2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
True Grit (2010)
Shared with:
Nominated
COFCA Award
Actor of the Year
True Grit (2010)
Green Zone (2010)
Hereafter (2010)
2007 Won
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2009 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actor
The Informant! (2009)
1998 Won
CFCA Award
Most Promising Actor
Good Will Hunting (1997)

Chlotrudis Awards

1998 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Screenplay
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:

CinEuphoria Awards

2014 Nominated
CinEuphoria
Best Duo - International Competition
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
Shared with:

Critics Choice Television Awards

2013 Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Behind the Candelabra (2013)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
4th place

Denver Film Critics Society

2015 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2010 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
True Grit (2010)

Detroit Film Critic Society, US

2009 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actor
The Informant! (2009)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2015 Nominated
DFCC
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

4th place. Tied with Paul Dano for Love & Mercy (2014), Tom Courtenay for 45 Years (2015) and ... More

4th place. Tied with Paul Dano for Love & Mercy (2014), Tom Courtenay for 45 Years (2015) and Michael Keaton for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014).


DVD Exclusive Awards

2003 Nominated
DVD Premiere Award
Best Audio Commentary, New Release
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
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Empire Awards, UK

2016 Won
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2008 Nominated
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
2005 Won
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

1998 Won
FFCC Award
Newcomer of the Year
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
For their screenwriting.

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2016 Nominated
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actor
The Martian (2015)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)

2016 Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

Gold Derby Awards

2016 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actor
The Martian (2015)
2013 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
2007 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:

Gotham Awards

2012 Won
Tribute Award

Guardian Film Awards, UK

2014 Nominated
Guardian Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Behind the Candelabra (2013)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Won
Humanitarian Award

"Damon does what so many stars could do," says Joshua Starnes, President of the HFCS, "as he uses ... More

"Damon does what so many stars could do," says Joshua Starnes, President of the HFCS, "as he uses the spotlight on him to focus media attention on how people and countries can work together to aid developing countries as they work improve access to safe water."

Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

Humanitas Prize

1998 Won
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:

Independent Spirit Awards

2017 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
Manchester by the Sea (2016)
Shared with:

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2009 Nominated
ICP Award
Best Lead Performance
The Informant! (2009)
6th place. Tied with Colin Firth for A Single Man (2009).

Irish Film and Television Awards

2016 Nominated
IFTA Award
Best International Actor
The Martian (2015)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2010 Nominated
IOMA
Best Supporting Actor (Miglior attore non protagonista)
Invictus (2009)

Jupiter Award

2012 Nominated
Jupiter Award
Best International Actor
Contagion (2011)

Kids' Choice Awards, USA

2003 Nominated
Blimp Award
Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Actor
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
2000 Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Actor
All the Pretty Horses (2000)
1998 Won
Sierra Award
Most Promising Actor
Good Will Hunting (1997)
The Rainmaker (1997)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1999 Nominated
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
Good Will Hunting (1997)
The Rainmaker (1997)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Screenwriter of the Year
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:

MTV Movie Awards

2016 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
The Martian (2015)
2008 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Best Fight
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Shared with:
2005 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
2004 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Cameo
EuroTrip (2004)
2002 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best On-Screen Team
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Shared with:
2000 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Best Musical Performance
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Shared with:
For the song "Tu Vuo' Fa L'Americano".
1998 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Male Performance
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Best On-Screen Duo
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
Best Kiss
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:

National Board of Review, USA

2015 Won
NBR Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2006 Won
NBR Award
Best Acting by an Ensemble
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:
1997 Won
Special Achievement Award
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
For special achievement in filmmaking

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2016 Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

Online Film & Television Association

2016 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2013 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
2011 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
2007 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Departed (2006)
2002 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
2000 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Best Music, Adapted Song
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Shared with:
For the song "My Funny Valentine".
1998 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Best Drama Actor
Good Will Hunting (1997)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
1998 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Screenplay
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2016 Won
Chairman's Award
The Martian (2015)

"Since his breakthrough role in Good Will Hunting, Matt Damon has taken on a series of challenging ... More

"Since his breakthrough role in Good Will Hunting, Matt Damon has taken on a series of challenging roles through his career," said Film Festival Chairman Harold Matzner. "In his latest film, The Martian, Damon dazzles yet again as Mark Watney, an astronaut desperately trying to survive on Mars, yet still finding a way to laugh and bring hope to an impossible situation. It is an honor to present Matt Damon with the 2016 Chairman's Award."


People's Choice Awards, USA

2016 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor
2015 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor
2008 Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Male Action Star
2007 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Leading Man
Favorite On-Screen Match-Up
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:
2005 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Male Action Movie Star

PGA Awards

2004 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Reality/Game/Informational Series Television
Project Greenlight (2001)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Reality/Game/Informational Series Television
Project Greenlight (2001)
Shared with:

Phoenix Critics Circle

2015 Nominated
PCC Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Martian (2015)
2011 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Ensemble Acting
Contagion (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
True Grit (2010)
2002 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Shared with:

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2009 Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
The Informant! (2009)

Satellite Awards

2015 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture
The Martian (2015)
2013 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
2009 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
The Informant! (2009)
2006 Won
Satellite Award
Best Ensemble, Motion Picture
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:
1998 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Good Will Hunting (1997)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2014 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Behind the Candelabra (2013)
2010 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Invictus (2009)
2007 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Departed (2006)
Shared with:
1999 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
Shared with:
1998 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Good Will Hunting (1997)
Shared with:

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2016 Nominated
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

ShoWest Convention, USA

2005 Won
ShoWest Award
Male Star of the Year
1998 Won
ShoWest Award
Male Star of Tomorrow

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2015 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
2006 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
The Good Shepherd (2006)

Teen Choice Awards

2016 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actor: AnTEENcipated
Jason Bourne (2016)
Choice Movie Actor: Drama
The Martian (2015)
2012 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actor: Drama
We Bought a Zoo (2011)
2010 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actor: Action Adventure
Green Zone (2010)
2007 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie: Chemistry
Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
Shared with:
2005 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actor: Action Adventure/Thriller
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
2000 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Actor
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
Film - Choice Liar
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
1999 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Actor

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2015 2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

Village Voice Film Poll

2015 Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)
9th place.
2009 Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Actor
The Informant! (2009)
6th place.

Walk of Fame

2007 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 25 July. At 6801 Hollywood Boulevard.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Martian (2015)

Western Heritage Awards

2011 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
True Grit (2010)
Shared with:
2003 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)
Shared with:

Writers Guild of America, USA

1998 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Good Will Hunting (1997)
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