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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1989 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Stand and Deliver (1988)

Golden Globes, USA

1995 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
The Burning Season (1994)
1989 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Stand and Deliver (1988)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Miami Vice (1984)
1986 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Miami Vice (1984)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1995 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
The Burning Season (1994)
1986 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Miami Vice (1984)
1985 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Miami Vice (1984)

ALMA Awards

2013 Won
ALMA Award
Special Achievement in Film
Filly Brown (2012)
Shared with:
2009 Nominated
ALMA Award
Actor in Television - Drama
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2008 Won
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Television Series
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2007 Won
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor - Television Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
Outstanding Director - Television Series, Mini-Series, Television Movie
Walkout (2006)
Tied with 'Kenny Ortega' for High School Musical (2006).
2006 Nominated
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Television Series
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2002 Nominated
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor/Actress in a Made for Television Movie or Miniseries
The Judge (2001)
1999 Won
ALMA Award
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Made-for-Television Movie or Mini-Series in a Crossover Role
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1998)
1998 Won
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film
Selena (1997)
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Made-for-Television Movie or Mini-Series in a Crossover Role
12 Angry Men (1997)
Nominated
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Made-for-Television Movie or Mini-Series
Hollywood Confidential (1997)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2012 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Guest Starring Role on Television
Dexter (2006)
2009 Won
Saturn Award
Best Actor in Television
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2008 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor on Television
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2007 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor in a Television Program
Battlestar Galactica (2004)

Arizona International Film Festival

1999 Won
Arizona Independent Film Award

Black Reel Awards

2007 Won
Black Reel
Network/Cable - Best Director
Walkout (2006)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2007 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television
Walkout (2006)

Huelva Latin American Film Festival

1998 Won
Prize of the City of Huelva

Image Awards

2010 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Directing in a Dramatic Series
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
For episode "Islanded in a Stream of Stars".

Imagen Foundation Awards

2009 Nominated
Imagen Award
Best Actor/Feature Film
Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
2006 Nominated
Imagen Award
Best Actor - Television
Battlestar Galactica (2004)

Independent Spirit Awards

1989 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
Stand and Deliver (1988)

Lone Star Film & Television Awards

1998 Won
Lone Star Film & Television Award
Best Supporting Actor
Selena (1997)

NCLR Bravo Awards

1996 Won
NCLR Bravo Award
Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film
Caught (1996)
Outstanding Individual Performance in Made for Television Movie or Mini-Series
Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Nominated
NCLR Bravo Award
Outstanding Performance by a Male in a Variety or Music Series/Special
Latino Laugh Festival (1997)

Prism Awards

2003 Nominated
Prism Award
Performance in a Drama Series Multi-Episode Storyline
American Family (2002)

SFX Awards, UK

2010 Nominated
SFX Award
Best Actor
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2008 Nominated
SFX Award
Best TV Actor
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2007 Nominated
SFX Award
Best TV Actor
Battlestar Galactica (2004)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Dexter (2006)
Shared with:

Taos Talking Picture Festival

1996 Won
Cineaste Award

Tokyo International Film Festival

1992 Nominated
Tokyo Grand Prix
American Me (1992)

Walk of Fame

1992 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 24 February 1992. At 7021 Hollywood Blvd.

Women in Film Crystal Awards

1989 Won
Humanitarian Award

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