Despicable Me 2 Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2014

Nominated
Oscar
Best Animated Feature Film of the Year
Chris Renaud
Pierre Coffin
Christopher Meledandri
Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song
Pharrell Williams (music and lyrics)
Song: "Happy"

Golden Globes, USA 2014

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Animated Feature Film

BAFTA Awards 2014

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Animated Film
Chris Renaud
Pierre Coffin

BAFTA Awards 2013

Won
BAFTA Children's Award
BAFTA Kids Vote - Feature Film

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2014

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Animated Film

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2013

Nominated
EDA Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Pierre Coffin
Chris Renaud

American Cinema Editors, USA 2014

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Animated Feature Film
Gregory Perler

Annie Awards 2014

Nominated
Annie
Outstanding Achievement in Character Animation in a Feature Production
Jonathan del Val
Outstanding Achievement in Character Design in an Animated Feature Production
Eric Guillon
Outstanding Achievement in Music in an Animated Feature Production
Heitor Pereira
Pharrell Williams
Outstanding Achievement in Production Design in an Animated Feature Production
Yarrow Cheney
Eric Guillon
Outstanding Achievement in Storyboarding in an Animated Feature Production
Eric Favela
Outstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
Kristen Wiig
As "Lucy"
Outstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
Steve Carell
As "Gru"
Outstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
Pierre Coffin
As the "Minions"
Best Animated Feature

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2013

Nominated
ACCA
Best Animated Feature Film
Janet Healy
Christopher Meledandri

Behind the Voice Actors Awards 2014

Won
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
Steve Carell
As the voice of "Gru".
Won
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Elsie Fisher
As the voice of "Agnes".
Nominated
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
Kristen Wiig
As the voice of "Lucy Wilde".
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Russell Brand
As the voice of "Dr. Nefario".
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Miranda Cosgrove
As the voice of "Margo".
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Elsie Fisher
As the voice of "Agnes".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
Steve Carell
Kristen Wiig
Benjamin Bratt
Miranda Cosgrove
Dana Gaier
Elsie Fisher
Russell Brand
Steve Coogan
Ken Jeong
Moises Arias
Nasim Pedrad
Kristen Schaal

Black Reel Awards 2014

Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Song
Pharrell Williams (Performer & Writer)
For the song "Happy"

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2014

Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Animated Feature
Best Song
Pharrell Williams
Song: "Happy"

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2014

Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Cinema Audio Society, USA 2014

Nominated
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion Pictures - Animated
Charleen Richards (original dialogue mixer)
Tom Johnson (re-recording mixer)
Gary Rizzo (re-recording mixer)
Christopher Scarabosio (re-recording mixer)
Alan Meyerson (scoring mixer)
Tony Eckert (foley mixer)

CinEuphoria Awards 2014

Nominated
CinEuphoria
Best Animated Film - International Competition
Pierre Coffin
Chris Renaud
Best Animated Character - International Competition
For the characters "Minions"

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2013

2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Denver Film Critics Society 2014

Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Animated Film

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA) 2014

Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Gold Derby Awards 2014

Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Animated Feature
Pierre Coffin
Chris Renaud

Golden Schmoes Awards 2013

Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best Animated Movie of the Year

Golden Trailer Awards 2014

Won
Golden Trailer
Best Animation/Family Poster
Universal Pictures
Ignition Creative
For the "Side by Side Billboard" poster.
Best Standee for a Feature Film
Universal Pictures
Ignition Creative
For the "Whack-a-Minion Standee".
Nominated
Golden Trailer
Best Animation/Family TV Spot
Universal Pictures
Creative Workshop
For the TV commercial entitled "Chicken Revised".

Golden Trailer Awards 2013

Nominated
Golden Trailer
Best Animation/Family Poster
Universal Pictures

Hollywood Film Awards 2013

Nominated
Hollywood Movie Award
Pierre Coffin
Chris Renaud

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Animated Film

IGN Summer Movie Awards 2013

Nominated
IGN Award
Best Animated Movie

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2014

Nominated
IFC Award
Best Animated Feature

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA) 2014

Nominated
IOMA
Best Animated Feature Film (Miglior film d'animazione)
Janet Healy (producer)
Christopher Meledandri (producer)
Pierre Coffin (director)
Chris Renaud (director)

Jupiter Award 2014

Nominated
Jupiter Award
Best International Film
Pierre Coffin

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2013

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Animated Film
Tied with Frozen (2013)

Key Art Awards 2013

Won
Key Art Award
Best Display
Universal Pictures
Commonwealth Advertising Inc.
For the standee, "Spectacular Interactive Motorized Standee with Custom Motion, Light, and Sound".
Best Innovative Media
Universal Pictures
Branching Films, The
For the website promotion, "Missing Minions".
2nd place
Key Art Award
Best Audio/Visual Technique
Universal Pictures
Motive nyc
For its music in the theatrical trailer.
Best Innovative Media
Universal Pictures
Ignition Creative
For the ""Minions" Peel Off Wild Posting".
3rd place
Key Art Award
Best Trailer - Audio/Visual
Universal Pictures
Motive Entertainment
For the "Theatrical Trailer".

Kids' Choice Awards, USA 2014

Won
Blimp Award
Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie
Miranda Cosgrove
For playing "Margo".
Nominated
Blimp Award
Favorite Animated Movie
Universal Pictures
Illumination Entertainment
Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie
Steve Carell
For playing "Gru".

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2014

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue and ADR in an Animation Feature Film
Dennis Leonard (supervising sound editor)
Christopher Scarabosio (supervising sound editor, sound designer)
Larry Oatfield (supervising foley editor)
Bjorn Ole Schroeder (supervising dialogue editor)
Sean England (foley artist)
Ronni Brown (foley artist)
Mac Smith (sound effects editor)
E.J. Holowicki (sound effects editor)
Jonathan Borland (sound effects editor)
Frank Rinella (foley editor)
Erik Foreman (foley editor)
Slamm Andrews (music editor)

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2014

Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Online Film & Television Association 2014

Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Animated Picture
Christopher Meledandri
Janet Healy

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Animated Feature

People's Choice Awards, USA 2014

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Family Movie
Nominated
People's Choice Award
Favorite Movie

PGA Awards 2014

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures
Janet Healy
Christopher Meledandri

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Animated Film

Publicists Guild of America 2014

Nominated
Maxwell Weinberg Award
Motion Picture
Universal Pictures

Russian National Movie Awards 2014

Nominated
Georges Award
Best Animated Feature Film of the Year

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Animated Film

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2013

Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Animated Feature

Satellite Awards 2013

Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Original Song
Song: "Happy"
Best Original Song
Pharrell Williams (music and lyrics by)
For the song "Happy".

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2014

Nominated
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Animated Feature
Pierre Coffin
Chris Renaud

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2013

Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Pierre Coffin
Chris Renaud
Best Soundtrack

Teen Choice Awards 2014

Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Single: Male Artist
Pharrell Williams
For the song "Happy".

Teen Choice Awards 2013

Won
Teen Choice Award
Choice Summer Movie: Comedy
Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie: Hissy Fit
Steve Carell

Visual Effects Society Awards 2014

Nominated
VES Award
Outstanding Animation in an Animated Feature Motion Picture
Christopher Meledandri
Janet Healy
Chris Renaud
Pierre Coffin

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Animated Feature

World Soundtrack Awards 2014

Won
World Soundtrack Award
Best Original Song Written Directly for a Film
Pharrell Williams (music, lyrics, and performed by)
For the song "Happy".

See also

FAQ | User Reviews | User Ratings | External Reviews | Metacritic Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Please see our guide to updating awards