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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2000 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Straight Story (1999)

At age 79 years and 167 days, Farnsworth is (to date) the oldest ever nominee for the Academy Award... More

At age 79 years and 167 days, Farnsworth is (to date) the oldest ever nominee for the Academy Award for Best Actor.

1979 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Comes a Horseman (1978)

Golden Globes, USA

2000 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Straight Story (1999)
1986 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Chase (1985)
1984 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Grey Fox (1982)

20/20 Awards

2011 Nominee
Felix
Best Supporting Actor
Misery (1990)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2000 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)

Chlotrudis Awards

2000 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2000 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
The Straight Story (1999)

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

1999 Winner
Jury Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)

Gemini Awards

1986 Winner
Gemini
Best Performance by a Supporting Actor
Anne of Green Gables (1985)

Genie Awards

1983 Winner
Genie
Best Performance by a Foreign Actor
The Grey Fox (1982)

Golden Boot Awards

1987 Winner
Golden Boot

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1986 Winner
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
The Grey Fox (1982)
Tied with James Mason The Shooting Party (1985).

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1999 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)
1978 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Comes a Horseman (1978)

National Board of Review, USA

1978 Winner
NBR Award
Best Supporting Actor
Comes a Horseman (1978)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1979 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Comes a Horseman (1978)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1999 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)
1978 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Comes a Horseman (1978)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)

Satellite Awards

2000 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
The Straight Story (1999)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2000 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
The Straight Story (1999)

Taormina International Film Festival

1982 Winner
Golden Mask
The Grey Fox (1982)

Walk of Fame

1992 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 17 August 1992. At 1560 Vine Street.

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