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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2000 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Freedom Song (2000)
1996 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Fallen Angels (1993)
For episode "Red Wind". For playing "Phillip Marlowe".
1989 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Lonesome Dove (1989)
For parts I ("Leaving Part"), II ("On The Trail") and III ("The Plains").
1988 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Mandela (1987)

Acapulco Black Film Festival

1999 Nominated
Black Film Award
Best Actor
Beloved (1998)

American Television Awards

1993 Nominated
American Television Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries
Queen (1993)

BET Awards

2004 Won
BET Award
Humanitarian Award

Black Reel Awards

2014 Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight (2013)
2013 Nominated
Black Reel
Network/Cable - Best Supporting Actor
Hannah's Law (2012)
2004 Nominated
Black Reel
Television: Best Actor
Good Fences (2003)
Outstanding Television or Mini-Series Film
Good Fences (2003)
Shared with:
2002 Nominated
Black Reel
Network/Cable - Best Actor
3 A.M. (2001)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

1999 Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Duo - Action/Adventure
Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)
Shared with:

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2007 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Dreamgirls (2006)
Shared with:

CableACE Awards

1996 Won
CableACE
Dramatic or Theatrical Special
America's Dream (1996)
Shared with:
For "America's Dream: Long Black Song".
Actor in a Dramatic Special or Series
America's Dream (1996)
Nominated
CableACE
Dramatic or Theatrical Special
America's Dream (1996)
Shared with:
For "America's Dream: The Boy Who Painted Christ Black".
Dramatic or Theatrical Special
America's Dream (1996)
Shared with:
For "America's Dream: The Reunion".
1989 Won
ACE
Actor in a Movie or Miniseries
Mandela (1987)
1988 Nominated
ACE
Actor in a Theatrical or Dramatic Special
Tall Tales & Legends (1985)
For episode "John Henry"

Daytime Emmy Awards

2003 Nominated
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Children's Special
Just a Dream (2002)

Dubai International Film Festival

2007 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Genie Awards

2008 Nominated
Genie
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Poor Boy's Game (2007)

Image Awards

2014 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight (2013)
2010 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
2012 (2009)
2007 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Dreamgirls (2006)
2004 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a TV Movie, Mini-Series, or Dramatic Special
Good Fences (2003)
2003 Won
Chairman's Award
2001 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Freedom Song (2000)
1999 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Motion Picture
Beloved (1998)
1998 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
The Rainmaker (1997)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Television Movie or Mini-Series
Buffalo Soldiers (1997)
1997 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Television Movie or Mini-Series
Shared with:
1996 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Performance in an Animated/Live-Action/Dramatic Youth or Children's Series/Special
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995)
For episode "The Frog Prince".
1995 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Television Movie or Mini-Series
Queen (1993)
Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Bopha! (1993)
1990 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie
Mandela (1987)
1989 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Motion Picture
Lethal Weapon (1987)

Independent Spirit Awards

1991 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
To Sleep with Anger (1990)

International Documentary Association

2009 Nominated
Video Source Award
Soundtrack for a Revolution (2009)
Shared with:
Nominated
Music Documentary Award
Soundtrack for a Revolution (2009)
Shared with:
Nominated
Pare Lorentz Award
Soundtrack for a Revolution (2009)
Shared with:

Jamerican International Film Festival

2002 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2008 Won
Festival President's Award

Los Angeles Pan African Film Festival

2003 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

MTV Movie Awards

1999 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Action Sequence
Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)
Shared with:
For the Gibson/Glover car chase on freeway and through building.
1993 Won
MTV Movie Award
Best On-Screen Duo
Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)
Shared with:

Monaco International Film Festival

2005 Won
Angel Film Award
Best Actor
Missing in America (2005)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1991 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actor
To Sleep with Anger (1990)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1990 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
To Sleep with Anger (1990)

News & Documentary Emmy Awards

2010 Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form
Trouble the Water (2008)
Shared with:

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2002 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Shared with:

San Francisco International Film Festival

1993 Won
Piper-Heidsieck Award

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2007 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Dreamgirls (2006)
Shared with:
2001 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Freedom Song (2000)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2008 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Canadian Film
Poor Boy's Game (2007)

Women in Film Crystal Awards

1994 Won
Humanitarian Award

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