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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1980 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Being There (1979)
1965 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
1960 Nominee
Oscar
Best Short Subject, Live Action Subjects
The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film (1959)

Golden Globes, USA

1980 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Being There (1979)
1977 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
1976 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
1965 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
The Pink Panther (1963)
1963 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor
Lolita (1962)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1978 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Continuing or Single Performance by a Supporting Actor in Variety or Music
The Muppet Show (1976)
For guest appearance (episode 2.19).

BAFTA Awards

1981 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Being There (1979)
1965 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
The Pink Panther (1963)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
1963 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
Only Two Can Play (1962)
1960 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Actor
I'm All Right Jack (1959)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

1977 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Actor
The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)

Fotogramas de Plata

1981 Winner
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Foreign Performer (Mejor intérprete de cine extranjero)
Being There (1979)

Laurel Awards

1970 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Comedy Performance
I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! (1968)
1966 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Star
14th place.
Comedy Performance, Male
What's New Pussycat (1965)
4th place.
1965 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Star
8th place.
Comedy Performance, Male
The Pink Panther (1963)
4th place.

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1981 Winner
Special Achievement Award
Being There (1979)
For his performance in the movie.

National Board of Review, USA

1979 Winner
NBR Award
Best Actor
Being There (1979)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1980 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Being There (1979)
2nd place

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1979 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Being There (1979)

San Francisco International Film Festival

1959 Winner
Golden Gate Award
Best Fiction Short
The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film (1959)
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San Sebastián International Film Festival

1962 Winner
Prize San Sebastián
Best Actor
Waltz of the Toreadors (1962)

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1980 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Actor
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu (1980)
Worst Sense of Direction (Stop them before they direct again!)
The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu (1980)
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