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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1976 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
1972 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Kotch (1971)
1967 Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The Fortune Cookie (1966)

Golden Globes, USA

1982 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
First Monday in October (1981)
1981 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Hopscotch (1980)
1976 Won
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
Tied with George Burns for The Sunshine Boys (1975).
1975 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Front Page (1974)
1973 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Pete 'n' Tillie (1972)
1972 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Kotch (1971)
1969 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
The Odd Couple (1968)
1967 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
The Fortune Cookie (1966)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1963 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
The DuPont Show of the Week (1961)
For playing "Meredith". For episode "Big Deal in Laredo".

BAFTA Awards

1977 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Bad News Bears (1976)
The Sunshine Boys (1975)
1974 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Charley Varrick (1973)
Pete 'n' Tillie (1972)
1970 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Secret Life of an American Wife (1968)

American Comedy Awards, USA

1997 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy

David di Donatello Awards

1975 Won
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
The Front Page (1974)
Shared with:
Tied with Burt Lancaster for Conversation Piece (1974).

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1971 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actor
Kotch (1971)
Tied with Gene Hackman for The French Connection (1971).
1966 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
The Fortune Cookie (1966)

Laurel Awards

1970 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Male Star
8th place.
1968 Won
Golden Laurel
Male Comedy Performance
The Odd Couple (1968)
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Male Star
9th place.
1967 Won
Golden Laurel
Male Supporting Performance
The Fortune Cookie (1966)

Online Film & Television Association

2016 Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Acting

ShoWest Convention, USA

1993 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1981 Nominated
Stinker Award
Most Annoying Fake Accent: Male
Buddy Buddy (1981)

Walk of Fame

1982 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 9 March 1982. At 6357 Hollywood Blvd.

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