The Josephine Baker Story Poster

(1991 TV Movie)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 1992

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Louis Gossett Jr.
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Lynn Whitfield

Primetime Emmy Awards 1991

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Special
Aldo Signoretti (Miss Whitfield's hairstylist)
Ferdinando Merolla (hairstylist)
Jánosné Kajtár (hairstylist)
Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or a Special
József Romvári (production designer)
Dean Tschetter (art director)
Outstanding Costume Design for a Miniseries or a Special
Maria Hruby (costume designer)
Györgyi Vidák (costume designer)
Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special
Brian Gibson (director)
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Lynn Whitfield
For playing: "Josephine Baker".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Choreography
George Faison (choreographer)
Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction
Ralph Burns (music director/principal arranger)
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special and Miniseries
David Puttnam (executive producer)
John Kemeny (producer)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Miniseries or a Special
János Réti (production mixer)
Hugh Strain (re-recording mixer)
Clive Pendry (re-recording mixer)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Rubén Blades
For playing "Count Giuseppe Pepito Abatino".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
David Dukes
For playing "Jo Bouillon".
Outstanding Achievement in Makeup for a Miniseries or a Special
Marie Carter (make up artist)
Julia Fenyvessy

CableACE Awards 1992

Won
CableACE
Original Score
Georges Delerue
Home Box Office (HBO)
Nominated
CableACE
Actress in a Movie or Miniseries
Lynn Whitfield
Home Box Office (HBO)
Movie or Miniseries
Home Box Office Home Video (HBO)

Casting Society of America, USA 1991

Won
Artios
Best Casting for TV Movie of the Week
Carol L. Dudley

Directors Guild of America, USA 1992

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Brian Gibson

Image Awards 1993

Won
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie
Lynn Whitfield

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