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(2013– )

Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards 2016

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Matthew Rhys
For playing: "Philip Jennings".
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Keri Russell
For playing: "Elizabeth Jennings".
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Joseph Weisberg
Joel Fields
For episode: "Persona Non Grata".
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Margo Martindale
For playing: "Claudia".

Primetime Emmy Awards 2015

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Margo Martindale
For playing: "Claudia". For episode: "I Am Abassin Zadran".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Joshua Brand
For episode "Do Mail Robots Dream Of Electric Sheep"

Primetime Emmy Awards 2014

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Margo Martindale
For playing "Claudia".

Primetime Emmy Awards 2013

Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
Nathan Barr
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Margo Martindale
FX Network
For playing "Claudia".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2015

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series
Holly Taylor (actress)
FX Networks (production company)

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

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Syndicated / Cable Television Series
Best Actress in a Television Series
Keri Russell

AFI Awards, USA 2016

Won
AFI Award
TV Program of the Year

THE AMERICANS turns up the heat in its third year, as Joe Weisberg frames his Cold War thriller as ... More

THE AMERICANS turns up the heat in its third year, as Joe Weisberg frames his Cold War thriller as an increasingly intimate family snapshot. With secrets uncovered by their daughter and facing fall-out from activities un-American, Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys expertly fuse domestic drama with espionage - a tightening vice with dire consequences.

TV Program of the Year
Joel Fields
Joseph Weisberg
Graham Yost
Darryl Frank
Justin Falvey
Mary Rae Thewlis
Daniel Sackheim

AFI Awards, USA 2015

Won
AFI Award
TV Program of the Year

THE AMERICANS tightens the intense grip of Joe Weisberg's superb suburban spy thriller in its ... More

THE AMERICANS tightens the intense grip of Joe Weisberg's superb suburban spy thriller in its second year, proving that hearth and home are no respite from the Cold War. As agents undercover, Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys balance the intimacy of espionage with the audacity of parenting, and in the process, they achieve what might appear unimaginable - empathy for the enemy.


AFI Awards, USA 2014

Won
AFI Award
TV Program of the Year

THE AMERICANS embeds audiences into a seductive study of the conflicting loyalties between ... More

THE AMERICANS embeds audiences into a seductive study of the conflicting loyalties between undercover Soviet spies and their adopted American suburbs. Joe Weisberg's taut Cold War thriller doubles as a portrait of a troubled middle-class marriage - with stars Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys providing the glowing core to this new take on the nuclear family.


Casting Society of America, USA 2013

Nominated
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Television Pilot - Drama
Camille H. Patton (casting director)
Christal Karge (casting director)
Julie Tucker (location casting)
Ross Meyerson (location casting)

Critics Choice Television Awards 2015

Won
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Drama Series
Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Drama Series
Matthew Rhys
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Keri Russell
Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series
Lois Smith

Critics Choice Television Awards 2014

Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Drama Series
Best Actor in a Drama Series
Matthew Rhys
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Keri Russell
Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Annet Mahendru

Critics Choice Television Awards 2013

Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Keri Russell
Best Actor in a Drama Series
Matthew Rhys
Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Noah Emmerich
Best Drama Series

Gold Derby Awards 2015

Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Lead Actor
Matthew Rhys
Drama Guest Actress
Lois Smith
Drama Series

Gold Derby Awards 2014

Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Lead Actor
Matthew Rhys

Gold Derby Awards 2013

Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Guest Actress
Margo Martindale
Drama Lead Actor
Matthew Rhys
Drama Lead Actress
Keri Russell

Gracie Allen Awards 2015

Won
Gracie
Outstanding Female Actor in a Featured/Guest Role
Margo Martindale

IGN Summer Movie Awards 2013

Nominated
IGN Award
Best TV Series
Best TV Actor
Matthew Rhys
Best TV Actress
Keri Russell
Best TV Drama Series
Best New TV Series

Key Art Awards 2013

2nd place
Key Art Award
Best Trailer - Audio/Visual
FX
mOcean
For the TV Spot "Parallax View".

Online Film & Television Association 2015

Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Drama Series
Best Writing in a Drama Series
Best Music in a Series
Best Cinematography in a Series

Online Film & Television Association 2014

Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Drama Series
Best Ensemble in a Drama Series
Best Writing in a Drama Series
Joseph Weisberg
Mike Batistick
Joel Fields
Joshua Brand
Melissa James Gibson
Stephen Schiff
Stu Zicherman
Sneha Koorse
Bradford Winters
Peter Ackerman
Angelina Burnett
Oliver North
Tracey Scott Wilson

Online Film & Television Association 2013

Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Margo Martindale

Peabody Awards 2015

Won
Peabody Award
FX Network
Fox Television Studios
FX Productions

Satellite Awards 2014

Won
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Series, Drama
Keri Russell

Satellite Awards 2013

Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Margo Martindale
Best Television Series, Drama
Best Actress in a Series, Drama
Keri Russell

Television Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominated
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Drama
Keri Russell
Outstanding Achievement in Drama
Program of the Year

Television Critics Association Awards 2015

Won
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Drama
Nominated
TCA Award
Program of the Year
Individual Achievement in Drama
Matthew Rhys

Television Critics Association Awards 2014

Nominated
TCA Award
Outstanding Achievement in Drama
Individual Achievement in Drama
Matthew Rhys

Television Critics Association Awards 2013

Won
TCA Award
Outstanding New Program
Nominated
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Drama
Matthew Rhys
Outstanding Achievement in Drama
Program of the Year

TV Guide Awards 2013

Nominated
TV Guide Award
Favorite New Series

Women's Image Network Awards 2013

Nominated
WIN Award
Outstanding Actress Drama Series
Keri Russell

Writers Guild of America, USA 2016

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Drama Series
Peter Ackerman
Joshua Brand
Joel Fields
Stephen Schiff
Lara Shapiro
Joseph Weisberg
Tracey Scott Wilson
Stu Zicherman
FX

Writers Guild of America, USA 2014

Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
New Series
Mike Batistick
Joshua Brand
Joel Fields
Melissa James Gibson
Sneha Koorse
Joseph Weisberg
Bradford Winters

Young Artist Awards 2015

Won
Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a TV Series - Supporting Young Actress
Holly Taylor
FX Networks
Nominated
Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a TV Series - Supporting Young Actor
Keidrich Sellati
FX Networks

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