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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1988 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Whales of August (1987)

Golden Globes, USA

1965 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress
The Best Man (1964)
1959 Won
Golden Globe
Television Achievement
The Ann Sothern Show (1958)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1959 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Actress in a Leading Role (Continuing Character) in a Comedy Series
The Ann Sothern Show (1958)
1957 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Continuing Performance by a Comedienne in a Series
Private Secretary (1953)
1956 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Actress - Continuing Performance
Private Secretary (1953)
Best Comedienne
1955 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Actress Starring in a Regular Series
Private Secretary (1953)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

1988 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
The Whales of August (1987)

Online Film & Television Association

2014 Won
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Actors and Actresses

After two decades in film, Sothern moved to television in 1953 to headline sitcom Private Secretary... More

After two decades in film, Sothern moved to television in 1953 to headline sitcom Private Secretary (1953), which ran for 104 episodes. Along with various guest appearances, she also headlined the successful eponymous series The Ann Sothern Show (1958) from 1958 to 1961. She received a total of five Emmy nominations between her two series, but went home empty-handed.


TV Land Awards

2005 Nominated
TV Land Award
Favorite Heard But Not Seen Character
My Mother the Car (1965)

Walk of Fame

1960 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 1612 Vine Street.
Television
On 8 February 1960. At 1634 Vine Street.

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