J.K. Simmons Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2015 Won
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)

Golden Globes, USA

2015 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Whiplash (2014)

BAFTA Awards

2015 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2015 Won
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2015 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2014 Won
AAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
Tied with Tyler Perry for Gone Girl (2014).

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2015 Won
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Austin Film Critics Association

2014 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Australian Film Institute

2015 Won
AACTA International Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2014 Won
ACCA
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)
2009 2nd place
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Up in the Air (2009)
Shared with:

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2016 Won
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role
Gravity Falls (2012)
As the voice of "Ford Pines".
Won
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role
Gravity Falls (2012)
As the voice of "Ford Pines".
Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Cast in a Television Series
Gravity Falls (2012)
Shared with:
2015 Won
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Shared with:
Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Shared with:
2014 Won
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Shared with:
Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Shared with:
2013 Won
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a New Television Series
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Shared with:
Won
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a New Television Series
The Legend of Korra (2012)
Shared with:
Nominated
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
As the voice of "Tenzin".
2012 Won
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game
Portal 2 (2011)
Shared with:
Nominated
BTVA Video Game Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Video Game
Portal 2 (2011)
As the voice of "Cave Johnson".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game
Portal 2 (2011)
Shared with:

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Won
BFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2014 Won
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2008 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Juno (2007)
Shared with:

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2015 Won
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2010 2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Up in the Air (2009)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Chlotrudis Awards

2015 Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2008 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Juno (2007)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Denver Film Critics Society

2014 Won
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2009 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
I Love You, Man (2009)
Shared with:
Best Acting Ensemble
Up in the Air (2009)
Shared with:

Detroit Film Critic Society, US

2014 Won
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Won
FFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)

2015 Won
GFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Gold Derby Awards

2015 Won
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2008 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
Juno (2007)
Shared with:

Golden Schmoes Awards

2014 Won
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actor of the Year
Whiplash (2014)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Won
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Independent Spirit Awards

2015 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Male
Whiplash (2014)

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2014 Won
IFJA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2014 Won
ICP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

International Cinephile Society Awards

2015 Nominated
ICS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2015 2nd place
INOCA
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2nd place.

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Won
IOFCP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2015 Won
IFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2015 Won
IOMA
Best Supporting Actor (Miglior attore non protagonista)
Whiplash (2014)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Won
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2015 Won
ALFS Award
Supporting Actor of the Year
Whiplash (2014)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

MTV Movie Awards

2015 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Whiplash (2014)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2015 Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Nevada Film Critics Society

2014 Won
NFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

New York Film Critics, Online

2014 Won
NYFCO Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2015 Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2014 Won
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Online Film & Television Association

2015 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2014 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Legend of Korra (2012)
For playing "Tenzin".
2013 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Legend of Korra (2012)
For playing "Tenzin".

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2015 Won
Spotlight Award
Whiplash (2014)

"Throughout his career J.K. Simmons had played a wide range of roles from tough guys in "Oz" and ... More

"Throughout his career J.K. Simmons had played a wide range of roles from tough guys in "Oz" and Sam Raimi's Spider Man films to nicer guys in Juno and Up in the Air," said Harold Matzner, Chairman of the Palm Springs International Film Festival. "In Whiplash, Simmons' shines with his tough guy portrayal of a music teacher, who physically and emotionally terrorizes a young drummer, and gives a captivating performance that is alternately hilarious and terrifying. We are honored to present J.K. Simmons with the 2015 Spotlight Award, Actor."


Phoenix Critics Circle

2014 Won
PCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Won
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2015 Won
Virtuoso Award
Whiplash (2014)

Satellite Awards

2014 Won
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2015 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)
2011 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
Shared with:
2010 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
Shared with:
2009 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
Shared with:
2008 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
Shared with:
2006 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
Shared with:

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2015 Won
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Spike Video Game Awards

2011 Nominated
VGA
Best Performance by a Human Male
Portal 2 (2011)
as Cave Johnson

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2014 Won
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Won
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
"for his role as a tyrannical conductor in Whiplash"

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2015 Won
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Village Voice Film Poll

2014 Won
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2009 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Up in the Air (2009)
Shared with:

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