Behind the Candelabra Poster

(2013 TV Movie)

Awards

Golden Globes, USA 2014

Won
Golden Globe
Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Michael Douglas
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Matt Damon
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Rob Lowe

Primetime Emmy Awards 2013

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or Movie
Howard Cummings (production designer)
Patrick M. Sullivan Jr. (art director)
Barbara Munch (set decorator)
Outstanding Costumes for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special
Ellen Mirojnick (costume designer)
Robert Q. Mathews (costume supervisor)
Outstanding Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Movie
Marie Larkin (department head hairstylist)
Yvette Stone (key hairstylist)
Kerrie Smith (personal hairstylist)
Kay Georgiou (personal hairstylist)
Outstanding Makeup for a Miniseries or a Movie (Non-Prosthetic)
Kate Biscoe (department head makeup artist)
Deborah Rutherford (assistant department head makeup artist)
Deborah La Mia Denaver (key makeup artist)
Christine Beveridge (personal makeup artist)
Todd Kleitsch (personal makeup artist)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or a Movie
Dennis Towns (production mixer)
Larry Blake (re-recording mixer)
Thomas Vicari (scoring mixer)
Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup for a Series, Miniseries, Movie or a Special
Kate Biscoe (department head makeup artist)
Hiroshi Yada (special makeup effects artist)
Jamie Kelman (special makeup effects artist)
Stephen Kelley (additional makeup effects artist)
Christine Beveridge (personal makeup artist)
Todd Kleitsch (prosthetic designer)
Christien Tinsley (prosthetic designer)
Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special
Carmen Cuba (casting director)
Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
Jerry Weintraub (executive producer)
Gregory Jacobs (producer)
Susan Ekins (producer)
Michael Polaire (producer)
Home Box Office (HBO)
Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries or a Movie
Steven Soderbergh (editor) (as Mary Ann Bernard)
Home Box Office (HBO)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Michael Douglas
Home Box Office (HBO)
For playing "Liberace".
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Steven Soderbergh
Home Box Office (HBO)
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie
Steven Soderbergh (as Peter Andrews)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Matt Damon
Home Box Office (HBO)
For playing "Scott Thorson".
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Scott Bakula
Home Box Office (HBO)
For playing "Bob Black".
Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Richard LaGravenese (screenplay)
Home Box Office (HBO)

BAFTA Awards 2014

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Richard LaGravenese
Best Supporting Actor
Matt Damon
Best Production Design
Howard Cummings
Best Make Up/Hair
Kate Biscoe
Marie Larkin
Best Costume Design
Ellen Mirojnick

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2014

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Michael Douglas
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Matt Damon

American Cinema Editors, USA 2014

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Miniseries or Motion Picture for Television
Steven Soderbergh (as Mary Ann Bernard)

Art Directors Guild 2014

Won
Excellence in Production Design Award
Television Movie or Mini-Series
Howard Cummings (production designer)
Patrick M. Sullivan Jr. (art director)
Eric R. Johnson (assistant art director)
Karen Teneyck (graphic designer)
Thomas Machan (model maker)
John Berger (set designer)
Eric Sundahl (set designer)
Greg Berry (set designer)
Barbara Munch (set decorator)

California on Location Awards 2013

Won
COLA
Location Professional of the Year Independent Feature
Caleb Duffy (location manger)
HBO Films (production company)

Cannes Film Festival 2013

Won
Palm Dog
Baby Boy
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Steven Soderbergh
Nominated
Queer Palm
Steven Soderbergh

Casting Society of America, USA 2013

Won
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Television Movie/Mini Series
Carmen Cuba (casting director)
Wittney Horton (associate)

Cinema Audio Society, USA 2014

Won
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Television Movie or Mini-Series
Dennis Towns (production mixer)
Larry Blake (re-recording mixer)
Thomas Vicari (scoring mixer)
Scott Curtis (foley mixer)

CinEuphoria Awards 2014

Nominated
CinEuphoria
Best Duo - International Competition
Matt Damon
Michael Douglas
Best Cinematography - International Competition
Steven Soderbergh
Best Costume Design - International Competition
Ellen Mirojnick
Best Art Direction - International Competition
Howard Cummings
Barbara Munch
Patrick M. Sullivan Jr.
Best Make-Up - International Competition
Christine Beveridge
Kate Biscoe
Deborah La Mia Denaver
Kay Georgiou
Stephen Kelley
Jamie Kelman
Todd Kleitsch
Marie Larkin
Deborah Rutherford
Kerrie Smith
Yvette Stone
Christien Tinsley
Hiroshi Yada

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2014

Won
CDG Award
Outstanding Made for Television Movie or Miniseries
Ellen Mirojnick

Critics Choice Television Awards 2013

Won
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Michael Douglas
Best Movie/Miniseries
Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Matt Damon

Directors Guild of America, USA 2014

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television and Mini-Series
Steven Soderbergh
Michael Polaire (unit production manager) (plaque)
Gregory Jacobs (first assistant director) (plaque)
Jody Spilkoman (second assistant director) (plaque)
Lynn Struiksma (second second assistant director) (plaque)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards 2013

Nominated
DFCC
Best Film
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Best Actor
Michael Douglas

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) 2014

Won
Dorian Award
TV Drama of the Year
Tied with _"Orange is the New Black" (2013)_.
TV Performance of the Year - Actor
Michael Douglas
Nominated
Dorian Award
LGBT TV Show of the Year
Campy TV Show of the Year

GLAAD Media Awards 2014

Won
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding TV Movie or Mini-Series

Gold Derby Awards 2013

Won
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Michael Douglas
TV Movie or Miniseries
Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actress
Debbie Reynolds
TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actor
Rob Lowe
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Matt Damon

Guardian Film Awards, UK 2014

Won
Guardian Film Award
Best Line of Dialogue
Michael Douglas
"What a story; everything but a fire in the orphanage". - Liberace (Michael Douglas)
Nominated
Guardian Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Matt Damon

Guild of Music Supervisors Awards 2014

Won
GMS Award
Best Music Supervision in a Television Long Form and Movie
Evyen Klean

Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards 2014

Won
Artisan
Best Period and/or Character Hair Styling - Television Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Marie Larkin
Yvette Stone
Best Period and/or Character Makeup - Television Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Kate Biscoe
Deborah Rutherford

Hollywood Post Alliance, US 2013

Nominated
HPA Awards
Outstanding Color Grading - Television
John Daro
FotoKem

International Cinephile Society Awards 2013

Won
ICS Cannes Award
Best Actor
Michael Douglas

Irish Film and Television Awards 2014

Nominated
IFTA Award
Best International Actor
Michael Douglas

Jupiter Award 2014

Nominated
Jupiter Award
Best International Actor
Michael Douglas

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2014

Nominated
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
Michael Douglas
Technical Achievement of the Year
Howard Cummings (production design)

Online Film & Television Association 2013

Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Motion Picture or Miniseries
Tied with American Horror Story (2011).
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Michael Douglas
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Steven Soderbergh
Best Writing of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Richard LaGravenese
Best Costume Design in a Non-Series
Ellen Mirojnick
Best Makeup/Hairstyling in a Non-Series
Marie Larkin
Yvette Stone
Kerrie Smith
Kay Georgiou
Kate Biscoe
Deborah Rutherford
Deborah La Mia Denaver
Christine Beveridge
Todd Kleitsch
Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Matt Damon
Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Scott Bakula
Best Ensemble in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Best Music in a Non-Series
Liberace
Best Editing in a Non-Series
Steven Soderbergh (as Mary Ann Bernard)
Best Cinematography in a Non-Series
Steven Soderbergh (as Peter Andrews)
Best Production Design in a Non-Series
Howard Cummings (production design)
Patrick M. Sullivan Jr. (art direction)
Barbara Munch (set decoration)
Best Sound in a Non-Series
Dennis Towns
Larry Blake
Thomas Vicari
Best Visual Effects in a Non-Series
Josh Hakian
Bryan Godwin
Thomas J. Smith
Ryan Andersen
Best New Theme Song in a Series
Best New Titles Sequence

People's Choice Awards, USA 2014

Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Movie/Miniseries

PGA Awards 2014

Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
Susan Ekins
Gregory Jacobs
Michael Polaire
Jerry Weintraub

Satellite Awards 2013

Won
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Michael Douglas
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Matt Damon

Television Critics Association Awards 2013

Won
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries and Specials

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