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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2013 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)

Golden Globes, USA

2015 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
The Help (2011)

BAFTA Awards

2013 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2015 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
Interstellar (2014)
2013 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Take Shelter (2011)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2012 Won
EDA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Won
EDA Female Focus Award
Female Icon of the Year
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
EDA Female Focus Award
Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Film Industry
The Help (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)
The Debt (2010)
Nominated
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)
Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Breakthrough Performance
The Tree of Life (2011)

Austin Film Critics Association

2011 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actress
Take Shelter (2011)
Won
Breakthrough Artist Award
The Help (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Debt (2010)
Texas Killing Fields (2011)
Coriolanus (2011)

Australian Film Institute

2013 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2012 2nd place
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Runner-up
2011 2nd place
ACCA
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)
Runner-Up

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2012 Won
BFCC Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
BFCC Award
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Boston Online Film Critics Association

2012 Won
BOFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Won
Critics Choice Award
MVP Award
A Most Violent Year (2014)
Interstellar (2014)
Miss Julie (2014)
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her (2013)
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him (2013)
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2015 Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
Actor of the Year
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him (2013)
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her (2013)
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)
Interstellar (2014)
Miss Julie (2014)
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
COFCA Award
Actor of the Year
Coriolanus (2011)
The Debt (2010)
The Help (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
Texas Killing Fields (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)
2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
Breakthrough Film Artist
Coriolanus (2011)
The Debt (2010)
The Help (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
Texas Killing Fields (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)
For acting
Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
Best Ensemble
The Tree of Life (2011)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Won
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
4th place
2012 Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Deauville Film Festival

2014 Won
Acting Prize
Career Tribute

Festival director Bruno Barde said: "When we first discovered Jessica Chastain, we had the definite... More

Festival director Bruno Barde said: "When we first discovered Jessica Chastain, we had the definite feeling that here was someone special onscreen. Through her successive roles, she has confirmed her emotional capacity to grab the limelight. We salute her grace and talent, and the beauty of the truth she brings to her performance."

2011 Won
New Hollywood Award

Denver Film Critics Society

2012 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
DFCS Award
Best Breakout Star
Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)

Detroit Film Critic Society, US

2012 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
DFCS Award
Breakthrough Artist
Take Shelter (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)
The Help (2011)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Won
DFCC
Best Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
Won
Breakthrough Award
The Tree of Life (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Help (2011)

Elle Women in Hollywood Awards

2010 Won
Spotlight Award

Empire Awards, UK

2013 Nominated
Empire Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Fantasporto

2013 Won
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Actress
Mama (2013)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2012 Won
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2013 Nominated
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Nominated
The "We're Wilde About You" Rising Star Award

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)

2015 Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
GFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
Won
Breakthrough Award
Coriolanus (2011)
The Debt (2010)
The Help (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)

Giffoni Film Festival

2013 Won
Giffoni Award

Gotham Awards

2011 Nominated
Best Ensemble Cast
Take Shelter (2011)
Shared with:

Hollywood Film Awards

2011 Won
Hollywood Film Award
Ensemble of the Year
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
Won
Hollywood Breakthrough Award
Breakthrough Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
The Help (2011)
The Debt (2010)
Coriolanus (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

IGN Summer Movie Awards

2012 Nominated
IGN Award
Best Movie Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Independent Spirit Awards

2015 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Take Shelter (2011)

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2014 Won
IFJA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Won
IFJA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

International Cinephile Society Awards

2013 Nominated
ICS Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 2nd place
ICS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Take Shelter (2011)
Nominated
ICS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2013 Won
IFC Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Irish Film and Television Awards

2015 Nominated
IFTA Award
Best International Actress
Miss Julie (2014)

Ischia Global Film & Music Festival

2014 Won
Ischia Actress Award
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them (2014)

Jupiter Award

2015 Nominated
Jupiter Award
Best International Actress
Interstellar (2014)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2011 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2015 Nominated
ALFS Award
Supporting Actress of the Year
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Nominated
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Nominated
ALFS Award
Supporting Actress of the Year
The Help (2011)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
The Help (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Debt (2010)
Coriolanus (2011)
Texas Killing Fields (2011)

MTV Movie Awards

2014 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Scared-As-S**t Performance
Mama (2013)
2013 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Scared-As-S**t Performance
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Chastain's performance as intelligence expert Maya keeps us on the edge of our seats when her car ... More

Chastain's performance as intelligence expert Maya keeps us on the edge of our seats when her car is wrought with gun fire and she's driving without direction, desperately seeking safety.


Maui Film Festival

2013 Won
Nova Award

MovieGuide Awards

2012 Nominated
Grace Award
Most Inspiring Performance in Movies
The Tree of Life (2011)

National Board of Review, USA

2014 Won
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
NBR Award
Best Acting by an Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2013 3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Help (2011)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2012 Nominated
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
4th Place.
2011 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
The Help (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)

New York Film Critics, Online

2011 Won
NYFCO Award
Breakthrough Performance
The Tree of Life (2011)
The Help (2011)
The Debt (2010)
Take Shelter (2011)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2015 Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2012 Won
OFCC Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Online Film & Television Association

2015 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Breakthrough Performance - Female
The Help (2011)
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Won
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
OFCS Award
Breakthrough Performer
The Debt (2010)
The Help (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2012 Won
Spotlight Award
The Tree of Life (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Debt (2010)
The Help (2011)
Coriolanus (2011)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Won
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2012 Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
Special Award
The Debt (2010)
Take Shelter (2011)
Coriolanus (2011)
The Tree of Life (2011)
The Help (2011)
Texas Killing Fields (2011)
For the body of work in the last year.
Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Help (2011)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)

Sant Jordi Awards

2012 2nd place
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Actress (Mejor Actriz Extranjera)
The Tree of Life (2011)

Satellite Awards

2012 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Tree of Life (2011)
Won
Special Achievement Award
Best Ensemble, Motion Picture
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2013 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
The Help (2011)

Seattle International Film Festival

2008 Won
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Actress
Jolene (2008)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2012 2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2014 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Won
SLFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2011 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Take Shelter (2011)
Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Won
UFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2015 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2013 Won
VFCC Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
2012 Won
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Tree of Life (2011)
Take Shelter (2011)
The Help (2011)

Venice Film Festival

2011 Won
Gucci Prize

Village Voice Film Poll

2011 2nd place
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actress
Take Shelter (2011)
Tied with Melissa McCarthy for Bridesmaids (2011).

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
A Most Violent Year (2014)
2012 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Actress
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Won
WFCC Award
Female's Right to Male Roles in Movies
Interstellar (2014)
2011 Won
WFCC Award
Women's Work/Best Ensemble
The Help (2011)
Shared with:
Nominated
WFCC Award
Best Actress
The Help (2011)
The Debt (2010)

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