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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2011 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)
1999 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)

Golden Globes, USA

2011 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2001 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Quills (2000)
1999 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Shine (1996)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2005 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
For playing "Peter Sellers".

BAFTA Awards

2011 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)
1999 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Elizabeth (1998)
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)

AACTA International Awards

2014 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Supporting Actor
The Book Thief (2013)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2011 Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2004 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2011 Nominated
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Annie Awards

2011 Nominated
Annie
Best Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
For playing "Ezylryb".

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards

2012 Nominated
AACTA Award
Best Lead Actor
The Eye of the Storm (2011)

Australian Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Nominated
AFCA Award
Best Actor
The Eye of the Storm (2011)

Australian Film Institute

2009 Won
AFI Raymond Longford Award
2006 Nominated
AFI Award
Best Supporting Actor
Candy (2006)
2003 Won
Global Achievement Award
2002 Nominated
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Swimming Upstream (2003)
1998 Nominated
AFI Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
A Little Bit of Soul (1998)
1996 Won
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Lead Role
Shine (1996)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2010 Nominated
ACCA
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
1998 Nominated
ACCA
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1996 Nominated
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

1999 Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actor - Comedy/Romance
Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1996 Won
BSFC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Brisbane International Film Festival

2004 Won
Chauvel Award

British Independent Film Awards

2010 Won
British Independent Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2004 Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Actor
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 2nd place
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2011 Won
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)
Most Promising Actor
Shine (1996)

Chlotrudis Awards

2011 Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
1999 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Elizabeth (1998)
Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2010 2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Denver Film Critics Society

2011 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2012 Nominated
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Leading Role
The Eye of the Storm (2011)
2006 Won
FCCA Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Candy (2006)
2003 Nominated
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
Swimming Upstream (2003)
1997 Won
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
Shine (1996)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2001 Won
FFCC Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Won
FFCC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Gold Derby Awards

2011 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2009 2nd place
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Actor of the Decade
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2005 Won
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2010 Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actor of the Year
The King's Speech (2010)

Hollywood Film Awards

2003 Won
Supporting Actor of the Year

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

IF Awards

2011 Nominated
IF Award
Best Actor
The Eye of the Storm (2011)
2003 Nominated
IF Award
Best Actor
Swimming Upstream (2003)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2010 Nominated
ICP Award
Best Supporting Performance
The King's Speech (2010)
8th place. Tied with Olivia Williams for The Ghost Writer (2010).

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2012 Nominated
IOFCP Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2011 Nominated
IOMA
Best Supporting Actor (Miglior attore non protagonista)
The King's Speech (2010)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2000 Won
Sierra Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2005 Nominated
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
1998 Won
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
Shine (1996)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2010 2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
1996 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

MTV Movie Awards

2004 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

National Movie Awards, UK

2011 Nominated
National Movie Award
Performance of the Year
The King's Speech (2010)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2011 Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
1997 3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1996 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2011 2nd place
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Online Film & Television Association

2011 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2004 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2001 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)
Best Drama Actor
Shine (1996)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2011 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
Best Ensemble Acting
The King's Speech (2010)
Shared with:
2001 Won
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2011 Won
Montecito Award
Won
Jury Award
Best Motion Picture Ensemble of the Year
The King's Speech (2010)
Shared with:

Satellite Awards

2010 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2004 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
2001 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Quills (2000)
1999 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Shine (1996)
Tied with James Woods for Killer: A Journal of Murder (1995)..

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2011 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The King's Speech (2010)
Shared with:
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2001 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)
1999 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Shared with:
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Shine (1996)
Shared with:

Society of Texas Film Critics Awards

1996 Won
STFC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 3rd place
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
Tied with Mark Ruffalo for You Can Count on Me (2000).
1997 2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)
Tied with Ralph Fiennes for The English Patient (1996).

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2010 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2011 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Village Voice Film Poll

2010 Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
6th place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Munich (2005)

Yoga Awards

1998 Won
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Actor
Shine (1996)

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