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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2004 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Thirteen (2003)
1994 Winner
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
The Piano (1993)
Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Firm (1993)
1988 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Broadcast News (1987)

Golden Globes, USA

2008 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Saving Grace (2007)
2004 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Thirteen (2003)
2001 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Harlan County War (2000)
1994 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Piano (1993)
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom (1993)
1990 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Roe vs. Wade (1989)
1988 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Broadcast News (1987)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2009 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Saving Grace (2007)
For playing: "Grace Hanadarko".
2008 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Saving Grace (2007)
For playing: "Grace Hanadarko".
2001 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
When Billie Beat Bobby (2001)
For playing: "Billie Jean King".
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Things You Can Tell Just by Looking at Her (2000)
For playing: "Rebecca Waynon".
2000 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Harlan County War (2000)
For playing: "Ruby Kincaid".
1993 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom (1993)
For playing "Wanda Holloway".
1989 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Roe vs. Wade (1989)
For playing "Ellen Russell".

BAFTA Awards

2004 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Thirteen (2003)
1994 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Firm (1993)

20/20 Awards

2014 Winner
Felix
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)
Nominee
Felix
Best Supporting Actress
The Firm (1993)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2018 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2008 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress on Television
Saving Grace (2007)

American Comedy Awards, USA

1999 Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Living Out Loud (1998)
1988 Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Broadcast News (1987)

American Television Awards

1993 Winner
American Television Award
Best Actress in a Made for TV Movie
The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom (1993)

Austin Film Critics Association

2017 Nominee
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Australian Film Institute

1993 Winner
AFI Award
Best Actress in a Lead Role
The Piano (1993)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2017 Nominee
ACCA
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Big Sick (2017)
2003 Nominee
ACCA
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Thirteen (2003)
1993 Winner
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
The Piano (1993)

Berlin International Film Festival

1988 Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actress
Broadcast News (1987)

Boston Film Festival

1998 Winner
Film Excellence Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1993 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)
1988 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Broadcast News (1987)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
2004 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)

CableACE Awards

1994 Winner
CableACE
Actress in a Movie or Miniseries
The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom (1993)
1993 Nominee
CableACE
Actress in a Movie or Miniseries
Crazy in Love (1992)

Cannes Film Festival

1993 Winner
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
2004 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)
1999 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Living Out Loud (1998)
1994 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)

Chlotrudis Awards

2018 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Strange Weather (2016)
Tied with Sally Hawkins for The Shape of Water (2017).

Cognac Festival du Film Policier

1996 Winner
Special Mention
Copycat (1995)
Shared with:
For their acting performance.

Costume Designers Guild Awards

2004 Winner
Distinguished Actor Award

Crime Thriller Awards, UK

2013 Nominee
Dagger
Best Supporting Actress
Top of the Lake (2013)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
4th place
2004 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)
1994 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)

David di Donatello Awards

1994 Nominee
David
Best Foreign Actress (Migliore Attrice Straniera)
The Piano (1993)

Denver Film Critics Society

2018 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2017 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Elle Women in Hollywood Awards

2000 Winner
Icon Award
Shared with:

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2018 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
The Big Sick (2017)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2018 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Gold Derby Awards

2018 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
2013 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actress
Top of the Lake (2013)
2004 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)
As Melanie

Golden and Platin Film, Netherlands

2012 Winner
Golden Film
Jackie (2012)
Shared with:
uitreiking 25 mei 2012

Golden Schmoes Awards

2017 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actress of the Year
The Big Sick (2017)

Gotham Awards

2005 Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Ensemble Performance
Nine Lives (2005)
Shared with:

Gracie Allen Awards

2008 Winner
Gracie
Outstanding Female Lead - Drama Series
Saving Grace (2007)

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2018 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2018 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2017 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
5th place. Tied with Michelle Pfeiffer for Mother! (2017).

International Cinephile Society Awards

2004 Winner
ICS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2017 Winner
Halfway Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
2004 Nominee
INOCA
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2018 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)

Locarno International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Bronze Leopard
Best Actress
Nine Lives (2005)
Shared with:
2003 Winner
Bronze Leopard
Best Actress
Thirteen (2003)
Tied with Diana Dumbrava for Maria (2003) and Kiron Kher for Khamosh Pani: Silent Waters (2003).

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2018 Nominee
ALFS Award
Supporting Actress of the Year
The Big Sick (2017)
2004 Nominee
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Thirteen (2003)
1994 Winner
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
The Piano (1993)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1993 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)
1987 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Broadcast News (1987)
Tied with Sally Kirkland for Anna (1987).

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2005 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best On-Screen Team
The Incredibles (2004)
Shared with:

National Board of Review, USA

1993 Winner
NBR Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)
1987 Winner
NBR Award
Best Actress
Broadcast News (1987)
Tied with Lillian Gish for The Whales of August (1987).

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1994 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)
1988 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Broadcast News (1987)
Raising Arizona (1987)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1993 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)
1987 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Broadcast News (1987)

New York Women in Film & Television

1993 Winner
Muse Award

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2018 Nominee
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Online Film & Television Association

2018 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
2013 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Top of the Lake (2013)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
2004 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2018 Winner
Career Achievement Award
The Big Sick (2017)

"Holly Hunter's career is filled with many memorable performances including her Academy ... More

"Holly Hunter's career is filled with many memorable performances including her Academy Award-winning role in The Piano as well as other films including Broadcast News, The Firm, The Incredibles and more. In her recent film The Big Sick, she brings comedy and poignancy as a mother coping with her daughter's coma, while bonding with her daughter's ex-boyfriend. It is our great honor to present the Career Achievement Award to Holly Hunter."


People's Choice Awards, USA

2009 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite TV Drama Diva
Saving Grace (2007)

Phoenix Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
PCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Big Sick (2017)
2004 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Thirteen (2003)

Phoenix Film Festival

2001 Winner
Copper Wing Tribute Award
Phoenix Film Foundation Awards

Prism Awards

2008 Nominee
Prism Award
Performance in a Drama Series Episode
Saving Grace (2007)
2004 Nominee
Prism Award
Performance in a Theatrical Feature Film
Thirteen (2003)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Satellite Awards

2017 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Big Sick (2017)
2008 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Series, Drama
Saving Grace (2007)
2004 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama
Thirteen (2003)
2001 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Harlan County War (2000)
1999 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Living Out Loud (1998)

Savannah Film Festival

2017 Winner
Icon Award

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2018 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Big Sick (2017)
Shared with:
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
The Big Sick (2017)
2014 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Top of the Lake (2013)
2010 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Saving Grace (2007)
2009 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Saving Grace (2007)
2008 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Saving Grace (2007)
2004 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Thirteen (2003)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2003 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)
1994 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
The Piano (1993)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2017 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)

Sundance Film Festival

2003 Winner
Tribute to Independent Vision Award

Village Voice Film Poll

2003 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Performance
Thirteen (2003)
7th place. Tied with Melissa Leo for 21 Grams (2003).

Walk of Fame

2008 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 30 April. At 7000 Hollywood Boulevard.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Big Sick (2017)
2003 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Thirteen (2003)

Women in Film Lucy Awards

2009 Winner
Lucy Award
Saving Grace (2007)

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