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Awards

Golden Globes, USA

2017 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy
Atlanta (2016)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2017 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
For playing: "Earnest 'Earn' Marks".
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
For episode: "B.A.N.".
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
For episode: "B.A.N.".
Outstanding Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
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American Comedy Awards, USA

2012 Winner
American Comedy Award
Breakout Performer of the Year

BET Awards

2017 Nominee
BET Award
Best Actor
Atlanta (2016)

Black Reel Awards

2016 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Original Song
Creed (2015)
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Song: "Waiting for My Moment"

Black Reel Awards for Television

2017 Winner
Black Reel
Outstanding Actor, Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
Outstanding Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
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Outstanding Writing, Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Music (Comedy, Drama, TV Movie or Limited Series)
Atlanta (2016)
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Outstanding Directing, Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2016 Winner
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2017 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
Episode: "Atlanta: B.A.N. (2016)"

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2017 Nominee
Dorian Award
TV Performance of the Year - Actor
Atlanta (2016)

Gold Derby Awards

2017 Winner
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Lead Actor
Atlanta (2016)
Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Episode of the Year
Atlanta (2016)
for "B.A.N."
Performer of the Year
2010 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Ensemble of the Year
Community (2009)
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Gotham Awards

2017 Winner
Gotham Independent Film Award
Breakthrough Series - Longform
Atlanta (2016)
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Grammy Awards

2018 Winner
Grammy
Best Traditional R&B Performance
For "Redbone"
Nominee
Grammy
Record of the Year
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For "Redbone"
Album of the Year
Shared with:
For "Awaken, My Love!"
Best Urban Contemporary Album
Album: "'Awaken, My Love!'"
Best R&B Song
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For "Redbone"
2015 Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Performance
For the song "3005."
Best Rap Album
For the album "Because the Internet."

Image Awards

2017 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
Episode: "Atlanta: Value (2016)"
Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
Episode:"Atlanta: B.A.N. (2016)"
2013 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Community (2009)

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2017 Nominee
MTV Movie + TV Award
Best Actor in a Show
Atlanta (2016)

MTV Video Music Awards (VMA)

2015 Nominee
VMA
Best Direction
Childish Gambino: Sober (2015)
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Best Visual Effects
Childish Gambino: Telegraph Ave (2014)
2014 Nominee
VMA
Best Hip-Hop Video
For the video "3005."
2012 Nominee
VMA
Best Hip-Hop Video
Childish Gambino: Heartbeat (2012)

Online Film & Television Association

2017 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)

PGA Awards

2017 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy
Atlanta (2016)
Shared with:
Season 1

Satellite Awards

2011 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Community (2009)

Television Critics Association Awards

2017 Winner
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Comedy
Atlanta (2016)

TV Guide Awards

2012 Winner
TV Guide Award
Favorite Ensemble
Community (2009)
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Writers Guild of America, USA

2017 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
Atlanta (2016)
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New Series
Atlanta (2016)
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2010 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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2009 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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2008 Winner
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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2007 Nominee
WGA Award (TV)
Comedy Series
30 Rock (2006)
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New Series
30 Rock (2006)
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