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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2001 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1981 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Resurrection (1980)
1979 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
1975 Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)

Ellen Burstyn was not present at the awards ceremony. Martin Scorsese accepted the award on her ... More

Ellen Burstyn was not present at the awards ceremony. Martin Scorsese accepted the award on her behalf.

1974 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
The Exorcist (1973)
1972 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Golden Globes, USA

2001 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1982 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
The People vs. Jean Harris (1981)
1981 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama
Resurrection (1980)
1979 Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress - Musical/Comedy
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
1975 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
1974 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama
The Exorcist (1973)
1972 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2014 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Flowers in the Attic (2014)
For playing "Olivia".
2013 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Political Animals (2012)
For playing "Margaret Barrish Worthington".
2009 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
For playing "Bernadette Stabler". For episode "Swing".
2008 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Big Love (2006)
For playing "Nancy Dutton". For episode: "Take Me as I Am".
2006 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Mrs. Harris (2005)
1987 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Pack of Lies (1987)
For playing "Barbara Jackson".
1981 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Special
The People vs. Jean Harris (1981)

BAFTA Awards

1976 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2001 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1981 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Resurrection (1980)

Berlin International Film Festival

1988 Won
Berlinale Camera

Boston Film Festival

2000 Won
Film Excellence Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2000 Won
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2001 Won
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Chlotrudis Awards

2001 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2014 Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries
Flowers in the Attic (2014)
2013 Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries
Political Animals (2012)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2001 3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Daytime Emmy Awards

2001 Nominated
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special
Mermaid (2000)
For playing "Trish".

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2001 Won
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Genie Awards

2009 Won
Genie
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
The Stone Angel (2007)
1982 Nominated
Genie
Best Performance by a Foreign Actress
Silence of the North (1981)

Hamptons International Film Festival

2006 Won
Golden Starfish Award for Career Achievement
For her compelling and memorable work in acting.

Independent Spirit Awards

2001 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Won
Sierra Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1978 3rd place
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Kravgi gynaikon (1978)

National Board of Review, USA

2000 Won
Career Achievement Award

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2001 3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1972 Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1975 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
1971 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Online Film & Television Association

2009 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
2001 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2001 Won
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Ensemble Cast Performance
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Shared with:

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2001 Won
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Prism Awards

2009 Nominated
Prism Award
Performance in a Drama Episode
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)

Retirement Research Foundation, USA

1996 Won
Special Achievement Award

Satellite Awards

2007 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)
2001 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Savannah Film and Video Festival

2005 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2008 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)
2001 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1996 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Shared with:

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2001 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Stockholm Film Festival

2000 Won
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2000 2nd place
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Performance, Female
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2008 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Actress in a Canadian Film
The Stone Angel (2007)
2001 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

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