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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2011 Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)
1999 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Winner
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)

Golden Globes, USA

2018 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Genius (2017)
2011 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2001 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Quills (2000)
1999 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Shine (1996)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2017 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Genius (2017)
For playing: "Albert Einstein".
2005 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
For playing "Peter Sellers".

BAFTA Awards

2011 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)
1999 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Elizabeth (1998)
1997 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)

20/20 Awards

2017 Winner
Felix
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

AACTA International Awards

2014 Nominee
AACTA International Award
Best Supporting Actor
The Book Thief (2013)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2011 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2004 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2011 Nominee
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Annie Awards

2011 Nominee
Annie
Best Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)
For playing "Ezylryb".

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards

2012 Nominee
AACTA Award
Best Lead Actor
The Eye of the Storm (2011)

Australian Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Actor
The Eye of the Storm (2011)

Australian Film Institute

2009 Winner
AFI Raymond Longford Award
2006 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Supporting Actor
Candy (2006)
2003 Winner
Global Achievement Award
2002 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Swimming Upstream (2003)
1998 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
A Little Bit of Soul (1998)
1996 Winner
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Lead Role
Shine (1996)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2010 Nominee
ACCA
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
1998 Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1996 Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

1999 Nominee
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actor - Comedy/Romance
Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1996 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Brisbane International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Chauvel Award

British Independent Film Awards

2010 Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2004 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Actor
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2011 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)
Most Promising Actor
Shine (1996)

Chlotrudis Awards

2011 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
1999 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Elizabeth (1998)
Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Denver Film Critics Society

2011 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2012 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Leading Role
The Eye of the Storm (2011)
2006 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Candy (2006)
2003 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
Swimming Upstream (2003)
1997 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
Shine (1996)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2001 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Gold Derby Awards

2011 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2009 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Actor of the Decade
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2005 Winner
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2010 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actor of the Year
The King's Speech (2010)

Hollywood Film Awards

2003 Winner
Supporting Actor of the Year

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

IF Awards

2011 Nominee
IF Award
Best Actor
The Eye of the Storm (2011)
2003 Nominee
IF Award
Best Actor
Swimming Upstream (2003)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2010 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Supporting Performance
The King's Speech (2010)
8th place. Tied with Olivia Williams for The Ghost Writer (2010).

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2012 Nominee
IOFCP Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2011 Nominee
IOMA
Best Supporting Actor (Miglior attore non protagonista)
The King's Speech (2010)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2000 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2005 Nominee
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
1998 Winner
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
Shine (1996)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
1996 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2004 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

National Movie Awards, UK

2011 Nominee
National Movie Award
Performance of the Year
The King's Speech (2010)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2011 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
1997 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1996 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2011 Nominee
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Online Film & Television Association

2011 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2004 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2001 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
1997 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)
Best Drama Actor
Shine (1996)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2011 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
Best Ensemble Acting
The King's Speech (2010)
Shared with:
2001 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Montecito Award
Winner
Jury Award
Best Motion Picture Ensemble of the Year
The King's Speech (2010)
Shared with:

Satellite Awards

2010 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2004 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
2001 Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Quills (2000)
1999 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
Shine (1996)
Tied with James Woods for Killer: A Journal of Murder (1995)..

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2018 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Genius (2017)
2011 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The King's Speech (2010)
Shared with:
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2001 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Quills (2000)
1999 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
Shared with:
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Shakespeare in Love (1998)
1997 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Shine (1996)
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast
Shine (1996)
Shared with:

Society of Texas Film Critics Awards

1996 Winner
STFC Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2001 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Quills (2000)
Tied with Mark Ruffalo for You Can Count on Me (2000).
1997 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Shine (1996)
Tied with Ralph Fiennes for The English Patient (1996).

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2010 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2011 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)

Village Voice Film Poll

2010 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
6th place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
The King's Speech (2010)
2005 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Munich (2005)

Yoga Awards

1998 Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Actor
Shine (1996)

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