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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1970 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
The Happy Ending (1969)
1949 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Hamlet (1948)

Golden Globes, USA

1984 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Thorn Birds (1983)
1970 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actress - Drama
The Happy Ending (1969)
1961 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actress - Drama
Elmer Gantry (1960)
1959 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actress - Drama
Home Before Dark (1958)
1958 Won
Special Award
For the most versatile actress.
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actress - Comedy or Musical
This Could Be the Night (1957)
1956 Won
Golden Globe
Best Actress - Comedy or Musical
Guys and Dolls (1955)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1989 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
For playing "Eudora McVeigh". For episode "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Part 1".
1983 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Special
The Thorn Birds (1983)
For playing "Fee Cleary".

BAFTA Awards

1961 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actress
Elmer Gantry (1960)
USA.
1957 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actress
Guys and Dolls (1955)
USA.

Bambi Awards

1951 Nominated
Bambi
Best Actress - International
So Long at the Fair (1950)
Trio (1950)
1950 Won
Bambi
Best Actress - International
Hamlet (1948)
The Woman in the Hall (1947)

British Film Institute Awards

1994 Won
BFI Fellowship

David di Donatello Awards

1956 Won
Golden Plate
Footsteps in the Fog (1955)
Shared with:
For their performances.

Laurel Awards

1961 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Female Star
8th place.
Top Female Comedy Performance
The Grass Is Greener (1960)
5th place.
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Female Dramatic Performance
Elmer Gantry (1960)
1959 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Female Star
10th place.
Top Female Dramatic Performance
Home Before Dark (1958)
4th place.

National Board of Review, USA

1953 Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Young Bess (1953)
The Actress (1953)
The Robe (1953)

Picturegoer Awards

1951 Nominated
Gold Medal
Best Actress
So Long at the Fair (1950)
7th place.

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1996 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Shared with:

Telluride Film Festival, US

2008 Won
Silver Medallion Award

Venice Film Festival

1948 Won
International Award
Best Actress
Hamlet (1948)

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