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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2001 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1981 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Resurrection (1980)
1979 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
1975 Winner
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)

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Ellen Burstyn was not present at the awards ceremony. Martin Scorsese accepted the award on her behalf.

1974 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
The Exorcist (1973)
1972 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Golden Globes, USA

2001 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1982 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The People vs. Jean Harris (1981)
1981 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Resurrection (1980)
1979 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Same Time, Next Year (1978)
Tied with Maggie Smith for California Suite (1978).
1975 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
1974 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Exorcist (1973)
1972 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2016 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
House of Cards (2013)
For playing: "Elizabeth Hale".
2014 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Flowers in the Attic (2014)
For playing "Olivia".
2013 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Political Animals (2012)
For playing "Margaret Barrish Worthington".
2009 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
For playing "Bernadette Stabler". For episode "Swing".
2008 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Big Love (2006)
For playing "Nancy Dutton". For episode: "Take Me as I Am".
2006 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Mrs. Harris (2005)
For playing: "Former Tarnower Steady".
1987 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special
Pack of Lies (1987)
For playing "Barbara Jackson".
1981 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Special
The People vs. Jean Harris (1981)
For playing "Jean Harris".

BAFTA Awards

1976 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2012 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
Another Happy Day (2011)
2010 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Actress
Lovely, Still (2008)
2003 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Grownup Love Story
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002)
Shared with:

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2001 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1981 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Resurrection (1980)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2012 Nominee
ACCA TV
Best Supporting Actress (TV Movie or Mini-Series)
Coma (2012)
2000 Winner
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2016 Nominee
BTVA Anime Dub Movie/Special Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in an Anime Feature Film/Special
Omoide no Mânî (2014)
Shared with:

Berlin International Film Festival

1988 Winner
Berlinale Camera

Boston Film Festival

2000 Winner
Film Excellence Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2000 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2019 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Movie or Limited Series
The Tale (2018)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2001 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Chlotrudis Awards

2001 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2016 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Guest Actor/Actress in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
2016 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series
House of Cards (2013)
2014 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries
Flowers in the Attic (2014)
2013 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries
Political Animals (2012)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2001 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Daytime Emmy Awards

2001 Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special
Mermaid (2000)
For playing "Trish".

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2001 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2001 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Genie Awards

2009 Winner
Genie
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
The Stone Angel (2007)
1982 Nominee
Genie
Best Performance by a Foreign Actress
Silence of the North (1981)

Gold Derby Awards

2016 Winner
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Guest Actress
House of Cards (2013)
2014 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Comedy Guest Actress
Louie (2010)
2013 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actress
Political Animals (2012)
2009 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Guest Actress
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
2008 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Guest Actress
Big Love (2006)

Hamptons International Film Festival

2006 Winner
Golden Starfish Award for Career Achievement
For her compelling and memorable work in acting.

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1978 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Kravgi gynaikon (1978)

Munich Film Festival

2016 Winner
CineMerit Award
Extraordinary Contributions to Motion Pictures As an Art Form

National Board of Review, USA

2000 Winner
Career Achievement Award

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2001 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1971 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1975 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
1971 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Last Picture Show (1971)

Online Film & Television Association

2016 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series
House of Cards (2013)
Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Mom (2013)
2013 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Political Animals (2012)
2009 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
2008 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)
2007 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Acting
2001 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2001 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Ensemble
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Shared with:

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2001 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Prism Awards

2009 Nominee
Prism Award
Performance in a Drama Episode
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)

Retirement Research Foundation, USA

1996 Winner
Special Achievement Award

Russian Guild of Film Critics

2001 Nominee
Golden Aries
Best Foreign Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

San Francisco International Film Festival

2016 Winner
Peter J. Owens Award

Satellite Awards

2014 Winner
Mary Pickford Award
2007 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)
2001 Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Savannah Film Festival

2005 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2015 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Flowers in the Attic (2014)
2008 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Mitch Albom's For One More Day (2007)
2001 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
1996 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
How to Make an American Quilt (1995)
Shared with:

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

2002 Winner
Critics Award
Best Foreign Actress (Melhor Atriz Estrangeira)
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Winner
Audience Award
Best Foreign Actress (Melhor Atriz Estrangeira)
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Tied with Maggie Cheung for In the Mood for Love (2000).

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2001 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Stockholm Film Festival

2015 Winner
Achievement Award
2000 Winner
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2000 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Performance, Female
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2008 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Actress in a Canadian Film
The Stone Angel (2007)
2001 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Actress
Requiem for a Dream (2000)

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