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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2015 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)

Golden Globes, USA

2015 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Sherlock (2010)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2014 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Sherlock (2010)
For playing "Sherlock Holmes". For episode "His Last Vow".
2013 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Parade's End (2012)
For playing "Christopher Tietjens".
2012 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Sherlock (2010)
For playing "Sherlock Holmes". For episode "A Scandal In Belgravia"

BAFTA Awards

2015 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2012 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2010 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Supporting Actor
Small Island (2009)
2005 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Hawking (2004)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2014 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

Australian Film Institute

2015 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2014 Nominated
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)

BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards

2013 Won
Britannia Award
British Artist of the Year
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
12 Years a Slave (2013)
The Fifth Estate (2013)
August: Osage County (2013)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2014 Won
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Breakthrough Voice Actor of the Year
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
As the voice of "Smaug".
Nominated
BTVA Voice Acting Award
Breakthrough Voice Actor of the Year
Nominated
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
As the voice of "Smaug".

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Won
BFCC Award
Best Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

British Independent Film Awards

2014 Won
Variety Award
Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
2011 Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
Best Acting Ensemble
The Imitation Game (2014)
Shared with:

Broadcasting Press Guild Awards

2013 Won
Broadcasting Press Guild Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)
Parade's End (2012)
2011 Won
Broadcasting Press Guild Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)

Capri, Hollywood

2013 Won
Capri Ensemble Cast Award
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2015 Nominated
COFCA Award
Actor of the Year
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
The Imitation Game (2014)
2014 Nominated
COFCA Award
Actor of the Year
August: Osage County (2013)
The Fifth Estate (2013)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
12 Years a Slave (2013)
2012 Won
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Crime Thriller Awards, UK

2014 Nominated
Dagger
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2012 Won
Dagger
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2010 Won
Dagger
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2014 Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
"His Last Vow"
2013 Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Parade's End (2012)
2012 Won
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2014 3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
3rd place

Detroit Film Critic Society, US

2014 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Empire Awards, UK

2015 Nominated
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2015 Nominated
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2014 Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
Favorite Celebrity of the Year

Hawaii International Film Festival

2014 Won
EuroCinema Hawai'i Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Hollywood Film Awards

2014 Won
Hollywood Film Award
Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Won
Hollywood Film Award
Ensemble of the Year
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

IGN Summer Movie Awards

2012 Won
IGN Award
Best TV Actor
Sherlock (2010)
Nominated
IGN Award
Best TV Hero
Sherlock (2010)
For playing "Sherlock Holmes".

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2013 Nominated
Halfway Award
Best Supporting Actor
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Nominated
IOFCP Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2015 3rd place
IFC Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Irish Film and Television Awards

2015 Nominated
IFTA Award
Best International Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2015 Nominated
IOMA
Best Actor (Miglior attore protagonista)
The Imitation Game (2014)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2015 Nominated
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
British Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
2008 Nominated
ALFS Award
British Breakthrough - Acting
Amazing Grace (2006)

MTV Movie Awards

2014 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
As Khan
Favorite Character
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
As Khan

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

2014 Nominated
Golden Nymph
Outstanding Actor in a Television Film
Sherlock (2010)
2006 Won
Golden Nymph
Mini-Series - Best Performance by an Actor
To the Ends of the Earth (2005)
2004 Won
Golden Nymph
Television Films - Best Performance by an Actor
Hawking (2004)

National Television Awards, UK

2015 Nominated
National Television Award
Outstanding Drama Performance
Sherlock (2010)
2014 Won
National Television Award
Radio Times - TV Detective
Sherlock (2010)
2013 Nominated
National Television Award
Most Popular Male Drama Performance
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominated
National Television Award
Most Popular Drama Performance
Sherlock (2010)

Online Film & Television Association

2015 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
2014 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
For playing "Smaug".
Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
For the movie "Sherlock: The Last Vow".
2013 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Parade's End (2012)
2012 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2015 Won
Ensemble Cast Award
The Imitation Game (2014)
Shared with:

"The Imitation Game (2014) is one of the very best ensembles to grace the screen this season. ... More

"The Imitation Game (2014) is one of the very best ensembles to grace the screen this season. Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley lead an outstanding cast in The Imitation Game, a film about Alan Turing as he attempts to crack Germany's Enigma machine. The Palm Springs International Film Festival is proud to present the entire cast of The Imitation Game with the Ensemble Performance Award."


Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:
Best Acting Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Ensemble
The Imitation Game (2014)
Shared with:

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Satellite Awards

2014 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Parade's End (2012)
2012 Won
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Sherlock (2010)
2010 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Sherlock (2010)
2008 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Last Enemy (2008)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2015 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Imitation Game (2014)
Shared with:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
2014 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2014 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

TV Quick Awards, UK

2012 Won
TV Quick Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominated
TV Quick Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)

Teen Choice Awards

2014 Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Animated Movie: Voice
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
For playing "Smaug".

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2014 2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
Tied with Ralph Fiennes for The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014).

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2015 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

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