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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1976 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Nashville (1975)

Golden Globes, USA

1994 Won
Special Award
Best Ensemble Cast
Short Cuts (1993)
Shared with:
1985 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical
All of Me (1984)
1978 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress - Musical/Comedy
The Late Show (1977)
1976 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Acting Debut in a Motion Picture - Female
Nashville (1975)
Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
Nashville (1975)
1972 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress - Television
Laugh-In (1967)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2013 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Voice-Over Performance
An Apology to Elephants (2013)
For playing "Narrator".
2010 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Damages (2007)
For playing "Marilyn Tobin". For episode "Your Secrets Are Safe".
1996 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)
For episode "The Hat". For playing "Rose Halligan".
Outstanding Informational Special
The Celluloid Closet (1995)
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1994 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
And the Band Played On (1993)
1993 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991)
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991)
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1984 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
Live... And in Person (1983)
For episode #1.3.
1981 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Lily: Sold Out (1981)
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1978 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
The Paul Simon Special (1977)
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1976 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
The Lily Tomlin Special (1975)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy-Variety or Music
The Lily Tomlin Special (1975)
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1975 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy-Variety or Music
Lily (1974)
Shared with:
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special
Lily (1974)
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1974 Won
Primetime Emmy
Best Writing in Comedy-Variety, Variety or Music
Lily (1973)
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Outstanding Comedy-Variety, Variety or Music Special
Lily (1973)
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1973 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement by a Supporting Performer in Music or Variety
Laugh-In (1967)
Outstanding Writing Achievement in Comedy, Variety or Music
The Lily Tomlin Show (1973)
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1972 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement by a Performer in Music or Variety
Laugh-In (1967)
1971 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Special Classification of Outstanding Program and Individual Achievement - Individuals
Laugh-In (1967)

BAFTA Awards

1978 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
The Late Show (1977)
1976 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Nashville (1975)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1982 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
The Incredible Shrinking Woman (1981)

American Comedy Awards, USA

1996 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Blue in the Face (1995)
1994 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Short Cuts (1993)
1992 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991)
1991 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Performer in a TV Special (Leading or Supporting) Network, Cable or Syndication
1988 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Stand-Up Comic
1987 Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Female Stand-Up Comic
Won
Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy

Berlin International Film Festival

1977 Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actress
The Late Show (1977)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2007 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
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CableACE Awards

1995 Nominated
CableACE
Supporting Actress in a Movie or Miniseries
And the Band Played On (1993)
1994 Won
CableACE
Dramatic or Theatrical Special
The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991)
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Nominated
CableACE
Performance in a Comedy Special
The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991)
1993 Nominated
CableACE
Performance in a Comedy Special
10th Annual Montreal Comedy Festival (1992)

Daytime Emmy Awards

1998 Nominated
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program
The Magic School Bus (1994)
For playing "Ms. Frizzle".
1997 Nominated
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program
The Magic School Bus (1994)
For playing "Ms. Frizzle".
1996 Nominated
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program
The Magic School Bus (1994)
For playing "Ms. Frizzle".
1995 Won
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program
The Magic School Bus (1994)
For playing "Ms. Frizzle".
1985 Nominated
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in a Children's Program
Pryor's Place (1984)

Fantafestival

1981 Won
Best Actress
The Incredible Shrinking Woman (1981)

Gotham Awards

2006 Nominated
Best Ensemble Cast
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
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Independent Spirit Awards

1997 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Flirting with Disaster (1996)
1992 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1975 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Nashville (1975)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1975 Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Nashville (1975)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1975 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Nashville (1975)

New York Women in Film & Television

1985 Won
Muse Award

Online Film & Television Association

1997 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Celluloid Closet (1995)
For narrating the film.

Provincetown International Film Festival

2000 Won
Lily Award

Satellite Awards

2006 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2005 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)
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2003 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)
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Seattle International Film Festival

1991 Won
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Actress
The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991)

U.S. Comedy Arts Festival

2002 Won
Career Tribute

Venice Film Festival

1993 Won
Special Volpi Cup
Short Cuts (1993)
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WinFemme Film Festival

2002 Won
WIN Lifetime Achievement Award

Women in Film Crystal Awards

1992 Won
Crystal Award

Writers Guild of America, USA

1974 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Best Written Variety Script
Lily (1973)
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