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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie
Bessie (2015)
For playing: "Jack Gee".

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Won
BFCC Award
Best Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
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Black Reel Awards

2016 Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Actor, TV Movie or Limited Series
The Spoils Before Dying (2015)
Outstanding Supporting Actor, TV Movie or Limited Series
Bessie (2015)
2015 Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actor, Motion Picture
The Gambler (2014)

Gold Derby Awards

2014 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
12 Years a Slave (2013)
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Gotham Awards

2010 Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Ensemble Performance
Life During Wartime (2009)
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Image Awards

2016 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Bessie (2015)
2014 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire (2010)
2009 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
The Wire (2002)
2007 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series
The Wire (2002)

Independent Spirit Awards

2015 Won
Robert Altman Award
Inherent Vice (2014)
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NAMIC Vision Awards

2016 Nominated
Vision Award
Best Performance - Drama
Bessie (2015)
2015 Nominated
Vision Award
Best Performance - Drama
Boardwalk Empire (2010)
2014 Nominated
Vision Award
Best Performance - Drama
Boardwalk Empire (2010)
2013 Won
Vision Award
Best Performance - Drama
Boardwalk Empire (2010)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
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San Diego Black Film Festival

2014 Won
Festival Prize
Best Short Film
The Devil Goes Down (2013)
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Best Short Film
The Devil Goes Down (2013)
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Satellite Awards

2015 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Bessie (2015)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2014 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
12 Years a Slave (2013)
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Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire (2010)
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2012 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire (2010)
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Seattle Film Critics Awards

2014 Nominated
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Ensemble Cast
12 Years a Slave (2013)
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