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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1988 Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Moonstruck (1987)

Golden Globes, USA

1993 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Sinatra (1992)
1988 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Moonstruck (1987)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1999 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Joan of Arc (1999)
For playing: "Mother Babette".
1998 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City (1998)
For playing: "Anna Madrigal".
1991 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Lucky Day (1991)
For playing "Katherine Campbell".

BAFTA Awards

1994 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actress
Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City (1993)
1989 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Moonstruck (1987)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2008 Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
Away from Her (2006)
2006 Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Grownup Love Story
The Thing About My Folks (2005)
Shared with:

American Comedy Awards, USA

1990 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Steel Magnolias (1989)
1988 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Female Performer - Motion Picture or TV
Moonstruck (1987)

American Television Awards

1993 Nominated
American Television Award
Best Actress in a Miniseries
Sinatra (1992)

CableACE Awards

1992 Won
CableACE
Actress in a Dramatic Series
The Last Act Is a Solo (1991)

Canadian Screen Awards, CA

2015 Nominated
Canadian Screen Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Series
Sex & Violence (2013)
Episode: "Sex & Violence: Social Work (2013)"

Chlotrudis Awards

2004 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Event (2003)

FilmOut San Diego, US

2012 Won
FilmOut Festival Award
Best Actress
Cloudburst (2011)

Genie Awards

2004 Nominated
Genie
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
The Event (2003)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1987 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Moonstruck (1987)

L.A. Outfest

2003 Won
Grand Jury Award
Outstanding Actress in a Feature Film
The Event (2003)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1987 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Moonstruck (1987)

National Board of Review, USA

1987 Won
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
Moonstruck (1987)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1987 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Moonstruck (1987)

Online Film & Television Association

1999 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Joan of Arc (1999)

Out on Film, Atlanta, US

2012 Won
Jury Award
Best Actress
Cloudburst (2011)

Pacific Meridian International Film Festival of Asia Pacific Countries

2007 Won
Special Award from Festival Main Partner
Away from Her (2006)

Satellite Awards

1999 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City (1998)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1999 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries
Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City (1998)

Seattle International Film Festival

2012 2nd place
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Actress
Cloudburst (2011)

Walk of Fame

2013 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Live Performance
On May 24, 2013. At 6233 Hollywood Blvd.

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