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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1979 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

Golden Globes, USA

1979 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

BAFTA Awards

1980 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Role
The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

CableACE Awards

1994 Nominee
CableACE
Actor in a Dramatic Series
Fallen Angels (1993)
For episode "Since I Don't Have You"
1987 Winner
ACE
Actor in a Dramatic Series
The Hitchhiker (1983)
For episode "WGOD". Tied with Peter O'Toole for The Ray Bradbury Theater (1985), episode "Banshee".

DVD Exclusive Awards

2003 Nominee
DVD Premiere Award
Best Supporting Actor
Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice (2002)

Laugh or Die Comedy Fest

2014 Nominee
Festival Prize
Best Supporting Actor
Confessions of a Womanizer (2014)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1978 Winner
New Generation Award
The Buddy Holly Story (1978)
Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards

2016 Winner
LAIFF May Award
Best Supporting Actor
Candiland (2016)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1979 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Actor
The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1978 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
The Buddy Holly Story (1978)

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