Frances McDormand Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2018 Winner
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2006 Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Winner
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)
1989 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Mississippi Burning (1988)

Golden Globes, USA

2018 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2015 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2009 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Burn After Reading (2008)
2006 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Fargo (1996)
1994 Winner
Special Award
Short Cuts (1993)
Shared with:
For the ensemble cast.

Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
For playing "Olive Kitteridge".
Outstanding Limited Series
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
Shared with:
1997 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Hidden in America (1996)
For playing: "Gus".

BAFTA Awards

2018 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2006 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)

20/20 Awards

2017 Winner
Felix
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

AACTA International Awards

2018 Nominee
AACTA International Award
Best Lead Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2018 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2013 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
Promised Land (2012)
2009 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Actress
Burn After Reading (2008)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2018 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2002 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)
1997 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2017 Winner
AAFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2018 Winner
AWFJ EDA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Nominee
EDA Special Mention Award
Actress Defying Age and Ageism
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Bravest Performance
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

American Comedy Awards, USA

2001 Nominee
American Comedy Award
Funniest Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Winner
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Fargo (1996)

Austin Film Critics Association

2017 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2017 Winner
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Nominee
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
2008 Nominee
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Burn After Reading (2008)
Shared with:
2000 Nominee
ACCA
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
1996 Winner
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)
Best Cast Ensemble
Fargo (1996)
Shared with:

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2013 Nominee
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
As the voice of "Captain Chantel DuBois".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)
Shared with:

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

2001 Winner
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama/Romance
Almost Famous (2000)

Boston Online Film Critics Association

2017 Winner
BOFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2012 Nominee
BSFC Award
Best Ensemble Cast
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2000 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)

British Independent Film Awards

2017 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2006 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
North Country (2005)
2001 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1997 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Capri, Hollywood

2017 Winner
Capri Actress Award
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2013 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2001 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
1989 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mississippi Burning (1988)

Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Winner
CIFCC Award
Best Ensemble Cast
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Nominee
CIFCC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Chlotrudis Awards

2004 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Laurel Canyon (2002)
1997 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2015 Winner
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actress in a Movie/Limited Series
Olive Kitteridge (2014)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2nd place
2001 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Denver Film Critics Society

2018 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2017 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Elle Women in Hollywood Awards

2001 Winner
Icon Award
Shared with:

Empire Awards, UK

2018 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
1997 Winner
Empire Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2018 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2007 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Friends with Money (2006)
2004 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Laurel Canyon (2002)
1997 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
Fargo (1996)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2001 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1997 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2018 Nominee
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2015 Nominee
Dorian Award
TV Performance of the Year - Actress
Olive Kitteridge (2014)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2018 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Gijón International Film Festival

2003 Winner
Best Actress
Laurel Canyon (2002)

Gold Derby Awards

2018 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Ensemble Cast
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
2015 Winner
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actress
Olive Kitteridge (2014)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2017 Winner
Golden Schmoes
Best Actress of the Year
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Gotham Awards

2012 Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Ensemble Performance
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
1998 Winner
Actor Award

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2018 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Tied with Jessica Chastain for Molly's Game (2017).

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2018 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

IGN Summer Movie Awards

2017 Winner
IGN Award
Best Lead Performer in a Movie
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2017 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Lead Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2nd place.

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2018 Nominee
INOCA
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2018 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Irish Film and Television Awards

2018 Winner
IFTA Award
Best International Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1996 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
1988 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mississippi Burning (1988)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2005 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
North Country (2005)
2000 Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2018 Winner
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
1997 Winner
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Fargo (1996)

Lone Star Film & Television Awards

1996 Winner
Lone Star Film & Television Award
Best Supporting Actress
Lone Star (1996)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2000 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1996 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

National Board of Review, USA

1996 Winner
NBR Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
1988 Winner
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mississippi Burning (1988)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2018 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Tied with Cynthia Nixon for A Quiet Passion (2016) in 3rd place.
2001 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
Wonder Boys (2000)
1997 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
Tied with Lili Taylor for I Shot Andy Warhol (1996) in 3rd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1996 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

New York Women in Film & Television

2002 Winner
Muse Award

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2018 Winner
NTFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Online Film & Television Association

2018 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Ensemble
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2015 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2001 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)
Best Comedy/Musical Actress
Fargo (1996)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2001 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Ensemble
Almost Famous (2000)
Shared with:
Tied with State and Main (2000).
Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)

Phoenix Critics Circle

2017 Winner
PCC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Tied with Sally Hawkins for The Shape of Water (2017).

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2012 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Ensemble Acting
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2001 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Wonder Boys (2000)

Russian National Movie Awards

2014 Nominee
Georges Award
Best Foreign Actress of the Decade
2009 Nominee
Georges Award
Best Foreign Actress

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2000 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1996 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Satellite Awards

2017 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2014 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2005 Nominee
Satellite Award
Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Fargo (1996)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2018 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
2015 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Olive Kitteridge (2014)
2006 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
North Country (2005)
2001 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Almost Famous (2000)
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
Almost Famous (2000)
Shared with:
1997 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Fargo (1996)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Society of Texas Film Critics Awards

1996 Winner
STFC Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2012 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2001 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Almost Famous (2000)
1997 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Fargo (1996)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2017 Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Burn After Reading (2008)
2005 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
North Country (2005)

Sundance Film Festival

1998 Winner
Tribute to Independent Vision Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1997 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Supporting Actress
Paradise Road (1997)
Most Annoying Fake Accent
Paradise Road (1997)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Winner
TFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Burn After Reading (2008)
Tied with Misty Upham for Frozen River (2008) and Evan Rachel Wood for The Wrestler (2008).

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Venice Film Festival

2014 Winner
Persol Award
1993 Winner
Special Volpi Cup
Short Cuts (1993)
Shared with:

Village Voice Film Poll

2017 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Lead Performance
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
8th place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Winner
WFCC Award
Best Actress
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Winner
Courage in Acting Award
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2012 Winner
WFCC Award
Best Screen Couple
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)
Shared with:
2005 Winner
WFCC Award
Best Female Images in a Movie
North Country (2005)
Shared with:

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