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Awards

Golden Globes, USA

2009 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
The Starter Wife (2008)
2008 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Starter Wife (2007)
2005 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)
2004 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)
2003 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)
2002 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)
2001 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)
2000 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2007 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
The Starter Wife (2007)
For playing: "Molly Kagan".
2006 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
For playing: "Grace Adler".
2003 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
For playing: "Grace Adler".
2002 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
For playing: "Grace Adler".
2001 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
For playing: "Grace Adler".
2000 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
For playing: "Grace Adler".

American Comedy Awards, USA

2001 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role) Network, Cable or Syndication
Will & Grace (1998)
2000 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series (Leading Role) Network, Cable or Syndication
Will & Grace (1998)

Gold Derby Awards

2007 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Actress
The Starter Wife (2007)
2004 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Lead Actress
Will & Grace (1998)

Gracie Allen Awards

2008 Won
Gracie
Outstanding Female Lead - Mini-Series
The Starter Wife (2007)

Online Film & Television Association

2007 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Starter Wife (2007)
2006 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Tied with Lauren Graham for Gilmore Girls (2000).
2003 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
2002 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
2001 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
2000 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
1999 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Best Actress in a New Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)

People's Choice Awards, USA

2015 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Actress in a New TV Series
2005 Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Funny Female Star
Favorite Female Television Star

Razzie Awards

2009 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Actress
The Women (2008)
Shared with:

Satellite Awards

2008 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)
2007 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Starter Wife (2007)
2004 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)
2003 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)
2002 Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical
Will & Grace (1998)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2008 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
The Starter Wife (2007)
2005 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Shared with:
2004 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Shared with:
2002 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Shared with:
2001 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
Shared with:
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)

Teen Choice Awards

2006 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
TV - Choice Actress
Will & Grace (1998)
2002 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
TV - Choice Actress, Comedy
Will & Grace (1998)
2001 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
TV - Choice Actress
Will & Grace (1998)

TV Guide Awards

2012 Nominated
TV Guide Award
Favorite Comeback
Smash (2012)
2001 Won
TV Guide Award
Actress of the Year in a Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)

Viewers for Quality Television Awards

2000 Nominated
Q Award
Best Actress in a Quality Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)
1999 Nominated
Q Award
Best Actress in a Quality Comedy Series
Will & Grace (1998)

Women in Film Lucy Awards

2005 Won
Lucy Award

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