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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1989 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Stand and Deliver (1988)

Golden Globes, USA

1995 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Burning Season (1994)
1989 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Stand and Deliver (1988)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Miami Vice (1984)
1986 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Miami Vice (1984)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1995 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
The Burning Season (1994)
For playing "Wilson Pinheiro".
1986 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Miami Vice (1984)
For playing "Martin Castillo".
1985 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Miami Vice (1984)
For playing "Martin Castillo".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2012 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Guest Performance in a Television Series
Dexter (2006)
2009 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Actor on Television
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2008 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor on Television
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2007 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor on Television
Battlestar Galactica (2004)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2017 Winner
Legacy Award

ALMA Awards

2013 Winner
ALMA Award
Special Achievement in Film
Filly Brown (2012)
Shared with:
2009 Nominee
ALMA Award
Actor in Television - Drama
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2008 Winner
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Television Series
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2007 Winner
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor - Television Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
Outstanding Director - Television Series, Mini-Series, Television Movie
Walkout (2006)
Tied with 'Kenny Ortega' for High School Musical (2006).
2006 Nominee
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Television Series
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2002 Nominee
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor/Actress in a Made for Television Movie or Miniseries
The Judge (2001)
1999 Winner
ALMA Award
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Made-for-Television Movie or Mini-Series in a Crossover Role
The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1998)
1998 Winner
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film
Selena (1997)
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Made-for-Television Movie or Mini-Series in a Crossover Role
12 Angry Men (1997)
Nominee
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actor in a Made-for-Television Movie or Mini-Series
Hollywood Confidential (1997)

Arizona International Film Festival

1999 Winner
Arizona Independent Film Award

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2018 Winner
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
Coco (2017)
Shared with:
Winner
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
Coco (2017)
Shared with:

Black Reel Awards

2007 Winner
Black Reel
Network/Cable - Best Director
Walkout (2006)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2007 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television
Walkout (2006)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

1989 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
Stand and Deliver (1988)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
Humanitarian Award

Huelva Latin American Film Festival

1998 Winner
Prize of the City of Huelva

Image Awards

2010 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Directing in a Dramatic Series
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
For episode "Islanded in a Stream of Stars".

Imagen Foundation Awards

2009 Nominee
Imagen Award
Best Actor/Feature Film
Beverly Hills Chihuahua (2008)
2006 Nominee
Imagen Award
Best Actor - Television
Battlestar Galactica (2004)

Lone Star Film & Television Awards

1998 Winner
Lone Star Film & Television Award
Best Supporting Actor
Selena (1997)

NCLR Bravo Awards

1996 Winner
NCLR Bravo Award
Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film
Caught (1996)
Outstanding Individual Performance in Made for Television Movie or Mini-Series
Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Nominee
NCLR Bravo Award
Outstanding Performance by a Male in a Variety or Music Series/Special
Latino Laugh Festival (1997)

Online Film & Television Association

2004 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
American Family (2002)
2000 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actor in a Drama Series
The West Wing (1999)

Prism Awards

2003 Nominee
Prism Award
Performance in a Drama Series Multi-Episode Storyline
American Family (2002)

Satellite Awards

2016 Winner
Mary Pickford Award

Scream Awards

2008 Nominee
Scream Award
Best Science Fiction Actor
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2006 Nominee
Scream Award
Most Heroic Performance
Battlestar Galactica (2004)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2012 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Dexter (2006)
Shared with:

SFX Awards, UK

2010 Nominee
SFX Award
Best Actor
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2008 Nominee
SFX Award
Best TV Actor
Battlestar Galactica (2004)
2007 Nominee
SFX Award
Best TV Actor
Battlestar Galactica (2004)

Taos Talking Picture Festival

1996 Winner
Cineaste Award

The Platino Awards for Iberoamerican Cinema

2017 Winner
Honorary Award

Tokyo International Film Festival

1992 Nominee
Tokyo Grand Prix
American Me (1992)

Walk of Fame

1992 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 24 February 1992. At 7021 Hollywood Blvd.

Women in Film Crystal Awards

1989 Winner
Humanitarian Award

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