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Awards

Golden Globes, USA

2005 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Something the Lord Made (2004)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2004 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Something the Lord Made (2004)
For playing "Vivien Thomas".

BET Awards

2004 Nominated
BET Award
Best Actor
The Italian Job (2003)
2003 Nominated
BET Award
Best Actor
Brown Sugar (2002)

Black Movie Awards

2006 Nominated
Black Movie Award
Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
16 Blocks (2006)

Black Reel Awards

2008 Nominated
Black Reel
Best Actor
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Best Supporting Actor
Cadillac Records (2008)
2005 Won
Black Reel
Best Actor, Independent Film
The Woodsman (2004)
Nominated
Black Reel
Best Actor, Network/Cable Television
Something the Lord Made (2004)
2004 Nominated
Black Reel
Film: Best Supporting Actor
The Italian Job (2003)
2003 Nominated
Black Reel
Theatrical - Best Independent Actor
Civil Brand (2002)

Gold Derby Awards

2004 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Something the Lord Made (2004)

Gotham Awards

2004 Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Breakthrough Actor
The Woodsman (2004)

Grammy Awards

2011 Nominated
Grammy
Best Short Form Music Video
Gorillaz Featuring Mos Def and Bobby Womack: Stylo (2010)
Shared with:
2010 Nominated
Grammy
Best Rap Album
For the album "The Ecstatic."

Image Awards

2009 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Cadillac Records (2008)
2005 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Something the Lord Made (2004)
2003 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Brown Sugar (2002)

NAMIC Vision Awards

2005 Won
Vision Award
Best Dramatic Performance
Something the Lord Made (2004)

Online Film & Television Association

2004 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Something the Lord Made (2004)

Satellite Awards

2005 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Something the Lord Made (2004)

Teen Choice Awards

2005 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Rap Artist in a Movie
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
2003 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Breakout Star - Male
Brown Sugar (2002)

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

2006 Nominated
Stinker Award
Most Annoying Fake Accent: Male
16 Blocks (2006)

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