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Awards

Golden Globes, USA

2015 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Mom (2013)
2004 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
The West Wing (1999)
2003 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
The West Wing (1999)
2002 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
The West Wing (1999)
2001 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV
The West Wing (1999)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
For playing "Bonnie".
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Masters of Sex (2013)
For playing "Margaret Scully".
2014 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
For playing "Bonnie".
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Masters of Sex (2013)
For playing "Margaret Scully".
2006 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For playing: "C. J. Cregg".
2004 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For playing "C. J. Cregg".
2003 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For playing: "C. J. Cregg".
2002 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For playing: "C.J. Cregg".
2001 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For playing: "C.J. Cregg".
2000 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
For playing: "C. J. Cregg".

AFI Awards, USA

2002 Nominated
AFI Award
Actor of the Year - Female - TV Series
The West Wing (1999)

Austin Film Critics Association

2007 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actress
Juno (2007)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2002 Won
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
The Hours (2002)
Shared with:
1999 2nd place
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
American Beauty (1999)
Shared with:

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2015 Nominated
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
As the voice of "Ms. Grunion".

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Won
BFCC Award
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2008 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Hairspray (2007)
Shared with:
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Juno (2007)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Hours (2002)
Shared with:

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2012 Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Chlotrudis Awards

2014 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Way Way Back (2013)
2008 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actress
Juno (2007)
1997 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actress
Big Night (1996)

CinEuphoria Awards

2011 Won
CinEuphoria
Best Supporting Actress - International Competition
Away We Go (2009)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2015 Won
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
2014 Won
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
Tied with Kate Mulgrew for Orange Is the New Black (2013).
Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series
Masters of Sex (2013)

Gotham Awards

2010 Nominated
Best Ensemble Cast
Life During Wartime (2009)
Shared with:

Hollywood Film Awards

2011 Won
Hollywood Film Award
Ensemble of the Year
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
2007 Won
Hollywood Film Award
Ensemble of the Year
Hairspray (2007)
Shared with:

Independent Spirit Awards

2011 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Life During Wartime (2009)
2006 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Our Very Own (2005)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

2009 Won
Best Actress
Life During Wartime (2009)

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

2003 Won
Golden Nymph
Outstanding Actress - Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)

National Board of Review, USA

2011 Won
NBR Award
Best Acting by an Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Online Film & Television Association

2014 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Masters of Sex (2013)
2013 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Veep (2012)
2004 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
2003 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
2002 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Frasier (1993)
2001 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
2000 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a New Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2008 Won
Ensemble Cast Award
Hairspray (2007)
Shared with:

People's Choice Awards, USA

2014 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Actress in a New TV Series

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Way Way Back (2013)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Hours (2002)
Shared with:

Prism Awards

2014 Won
Prism Award
Performance in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
2007 Won
Prism Award
Performance in a TV-Movie
Our Very Own (2005)

Satellite Awards

2011 Won
Special Achievement Award
Best Ensemble, Motion Picture
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Drama
The West Wing (1999)
2001 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Drama
The West Wing (1999)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
2008 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Hairspray (2007)
Shared with:
2006 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2005 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2004 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
The Hours (2002)
Shared with:
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2002 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2001 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
Shared with:
2000 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Theatrical Motion Picture
American Beauty (1999)
Shared with:

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

TV Guide Awards

2001 Nominated
TV Guide Award
Actress of the Year in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)

Television Critics Association Awards

2000 Nominated
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Drama
The West Wing (1999)

Viewers for Quality Television Awards

2000 Nominated
Q Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Won
WFCC Award
Women's Work/Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

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