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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2012 Won
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)

Golden Globes, USA

2012 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
The Help (2011)

BAFTA Awards

2012 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Acapulco Black Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Hollywood Award
Best Supporting Actress
Fruitvale Station (2013)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2011 Won
AAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2011 Won
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)
Tied with Janet McTeer for Albert Nobbs (2011).

Australian Film Institute

2014 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Supporting Actress
Fruitvale Station (2013)

Black Reel Awards

2014 Won
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie or Mini-Series
Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (2013)
Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture
Fruitvale Station (2013)
2013 Nominated
Black Reel
Best Supporting Actress
Smashed (2012)
2012 Won
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)
Nominated
Black Reel
Best Breakthrough Performance
The Help (2011)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)
Best Acting Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2012 Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2011 3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Denver Film Critics Society

2013 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Fruitvale Station (2013)

Elle Women in Hollywood Awards

2012 Won
Woman of the Year

Hollywood Film Festival

2011 Won
Hollywood Film Award
Ensemble of the Year
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Image Awards

2014 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Fruitvale Station (2013)
2012 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
The Help (2011)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2012 Nominated
IFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2012 Nominated
ALFS Award
Supporting Actress of the Year
The Help (2011)

National Board of Review, USA

2013 Won
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
Fruitvale Station (2013)
2011 Won
NBR Award
Best Acting by an Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2011 Won
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Won
OFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Online Film & Television Association

2012 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2012 Won
Breakthrough Performance Award
The Help (2011)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2011 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2013 Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Fruitvale Station (2013)

Satellite Awards

2011 Won
Special Achievement Award
Best Ensemble, Motion Picture
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

SoHo International Film Festival

2012 Nominated
Festival Prize
Best Showcase Short Film
The Unforgiving Minute (2010)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2011 2nd place
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)
Tied with Shailene Woodley for The Descendants (2011).

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Fruitvale Station (2013)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Fruitvale Station (2013)
2011 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

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