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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1968 Winner
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
1966 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Pawnbroker (1964)
1955 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
On the Waterfront (1954)

Golden Globes, USA

1968 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Drama
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
1966 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Drama
The Pawnbroker (1964)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1964 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)
For playing "Mike Kirsch". For episode "A Slow Fade to Black".
1959 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Single Performance by an Actor
Playhouse 90 (1956)
For playing "Harvey Denton". For episode "A Town Has Turned to Dust".

BAFTA Awards

1968 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actor
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
1967 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actor
The Pawnbroker (1964)

Atlantic City Film Festival

2002 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
Posthumously.

Berlin International Film Festival

1964 Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actor
The Pawnbroker (1964)

CableACE Awards

1988 Nominee
ACE
Supporting Actor in a Movie or Miniseries
Sword of Gideon (1986)

Cinequest San Jose Film Festival

1999 Winner
Maverick Tribute Award

David di Donatello Awards

1969 Winner
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
The Sergeant (1968)

Gemini Awards

1996 Nominee
Gemini
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
Choices of the Heart: The Margaret Sanger Story (1995)

Genie Awards

1981 Nominee
Genie
Best Performance by a Foreign Actor
The Lucky Star (1980)
1980 Nominee
Genie
Best Performance by a Foreign Actor
Klondike Fever (1980)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1967 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Actor
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Tied with Paul Scofield for A Man for All Seasons (1966).

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1998 Winner
Life Achievement Award

Laurel Awards

1970 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Star
14th place.
1968 Winner
Golden Laurel
Male Dramatic Performance
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Star
5th place.
1966 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Dramatic Performance, Male
The Pawnbroker (1964)
1959 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Male Dramatic Performance
Al Capone (1959)
5th place.

Marco Island Film Festival

2002 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Method Fest

2002 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Montréal World Film Festival

1997 Winner
Career Exellence Award
For exceptional contribution to the cinematographic art.
1981 Winner
Best Actor
The Chosen (1981)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1968 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Actor
In the Heat of the Night (1967)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1967 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
1965 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
The Pawnbroker (1964)
Tied with Lee Marvin for Cat Ballou (1965).

New York International Independent Film & Video Festival

2001 Winner
Feature Film Award
Best Actor
A Month of Sundays (2001)

Palm Beach International Film Festival

1999 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
Acting

Razzie Awards

1995 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actor
The Specialist (1994)

Sant Jordi Awards

1969 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Performance in a Foreign Film (Mejor Interpretación en Película Extranjera)
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
The Loved One (1965)
No Way to Treat a Lady (1968)

Satellite Awards

1997 Winner
Mary Pickford Award

Stockholm Film Festival

1996 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

1999 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Supporting Actor
Crazy in Alabama (1999)
1994 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Actor
The Specialist (1994)

Walk of Fame

1997 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 10 April 1997. At 7080 Hollywood Blvd.

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