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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1963 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)
1961 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960)

Golden Globes, USA

1996 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995)
1963 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)
1961 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress
The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (1960)
Most Promising Newcomer - Female

Primetime Emmy Awards

2006 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Desperate Housewives (2004)

For playing "Phyllis Van De Kamp". For episodes "Next","You Could Drive a Person Crazy" and "You'll... More

For playing "Phyllis Van De Kamp". For episodes "Next","You Could Drive a Person Crazy" and "You'll Never Get Away from Me".

1995 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
NYPD Blue (1993)
For episode "Large Mouth Bass". For playing "Agnes Cantwell".
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995)
1992 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
1990 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
thirtysomething (1987)
For playing "Ruth Murdoch". For episode "Arizona".
1989 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
The Equalizer (1985)
For playing "Mrs. Robert McCall". For episode "Time Present, Time Past".
1988 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series
thirtysomething (1987)
For playing "Ruth Murdock". For episode "The Parents Are Coming".
1981 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Special
Playing for Time (1980)
For playing: "Frau Lagerfuhrerin Maria Mandel".

CableACE Awards

1995 Nominated
CableACE
Supporting Actress in a Movie or Miniseries
Indictment: The McMartin Trial (1995)

High Falls Film Festival

2006 Won
Susan B. Anthony 'Failure is Impossible' Award

Laurel Awards

1968 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Female Supporting Performance
Petulia (1968)
5th place.

Razzie Awards

1982 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actress
Endless Love (1981)

Satellite Awards

1999 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Wedding (1998)
1998 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
As Good as It Gets (1997)

Venice Film Festival

1967 Won
Volpi Cup
Best Actress
Dutchman (1967)

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