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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1982 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Absence of Malice (1981)
1978 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Golden Globes, USA

1977 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Acting Debut in a Motion Picture - Female
Bound for Glory (1976)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1988 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Harry and the Hendersons (1987)
1978 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

1999 Winner
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Magnolia (1999)
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CableACE Awards

1995 Nominee
CableACE
Supporting Actress in a Movie or Miniseries
State of Emergency (1994)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Ensemble Cast
Magnolia (1999)
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Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

1981 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Absence of Malice (1981)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1981 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Absence of Malice (1981)

Method Fest

2006 Winner
Best Ensemble Cast
Debating Robert Lee (2004)
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Prism Awards

2006 Nominee
Prism Award
Performance in a Drama Series Episode
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2000 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Theatrical Motion Picture
Magnolia (1999)
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