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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2006 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)
1989 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Mississippi Burning (1988)

Golden Globes, USA

2015 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2009 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Burn After Reading (2008)
2006 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Fargo (1996)
1994 Won
Special Award
Short Cuts (1993)
Shared with:
For the ensemble cast.

Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
For playing "Olive Kitteridge".
Outstanding Limited Series
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Shared with:
1997 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Hidden in America (1996)
For playing: "Gus".

BAFTA Awards

2006 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2013 Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
Promised Land (2012)
2009 Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Actress
Burn After Reading (2008)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2002 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
1997 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

American Comedy Awards, USA

2001 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Fargo (1996)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2008 Nominated
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Burn After Reading (2008)
Shared with:
2000 Nominated
ACCA
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
1996 Won
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)
Nominated
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Fargo (1996)
Shared with:

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2013 Nominated
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
As the voice of "Captain Chantel DuBois".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Shared with:

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

2001 Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama/Romance
Almost Famous (2000)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2012 2nd place
BSFC Award
Best Ensemble Cast
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2000 Won
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2006 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
North Country (2005)
2001 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1997 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2013 Won
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2001 Won
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Won
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
1989 Won
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mississippi Burning (1988)

Chlotrudis Awards

2004 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Laurel Canyon (2002)
1997 Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2015 Won
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actress in a Movie/Limited Series
Olive Kitteridge (2014)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2001 2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Elle Women in Hollywood Awards

2001 Won
Icon Award
Shared with:

Empire Awards, UK

1997 Won
Empire Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2007 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Friends with Money (2006)
2004 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Laurel Canyon (2002)
1997 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
Fargo (1996)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2001 Won
FFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1997 Won
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2015 Nominated
Dorian Award
TV Performance of the Year - Actress
Olive Kitteridge (2014)

Gijón International Film Festival

2003 Won
Best Actress
Laurel Canyon (2002)

Gold Derby Awards

2015 Won
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actress
Olive Kitteridge (2014)

Gotham Awards

2012 Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Ensemble Performance
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
1998 Won
Actor Award

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1996 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
1988 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mississippi Burning (1988)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2005 Won
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
North Country (2005)
2000 Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1997 Won
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Fargo (1996)

Lone Star Film & Television Awards

1996 Won
Lone Star Film & Television Award
Best Supporting Actress
Lone Star (1996)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2000 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1996 2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

National Board of Review, USA

1996 Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
1988 Won
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mississippi Burning (1988)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2001 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1997 3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
Tied with Lili Taylor for I Shot Andy Warhol (1996) in 3rd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1996 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

New York Women in Film & Television

2002 Won
Muse Award

Online Film & Television Association

2015 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2001 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
Best Comedy/Musical Actress
Fargo (1996)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2001 Won
OFCS Award
Best Ensemble
Almost Famous (2000)
Shared with:
Tied with State and Main (2000).
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2012 Won
PFCS Award
Best Ensemble Acting
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2001 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Wonder Boys (2000)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Won
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1996 Won
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Satellite Awards

2014 Won
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2005 Nominated
Satellite Award
Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Fargo (1996)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2015 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2006 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
Almost Famous (2000)
Shared with:
1997 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)

Society of Texas Film Critics Awards

1996 Won
STFC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2012 2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2001 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2008 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Burn After Reading (2008)
2005 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
North Country (2005)

Sundance Film Festival

1998 Won
Tribute to Independent Vision Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1997 Nominated
Stinker Award
Worst Supporting Actress
Paradise Road (1997)
Most Annoying Fake Accent
Paradise Road (1997)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2008 2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Burn After Reading (2008)
Tied with Misty Upham for Frozen River (2008) and Evan Rachel Wood for The Wrestler (2008).

Venice Film Festival

2014 Won
Persol Award
1993 Won
Special Volpi Cup
Short Cuts (1993)
Shared with:

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2012 Won
WFCC Award
Best Screen Couple
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2005 Won
WFCC Award
Best Female Images in a Movie
North Country (2005)
Shared with:

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