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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2011 Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
127 Hours (2010)

Golden Globes, USA

2018 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Pineapple Express (2008)
2002 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
James Dean (2001)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2016 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Short Form Variety Series
Making a Scene with James Franco (2014)
Shared with:
2011 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special Class Programs
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards (2011)
Shared with:
2002 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
James Dean (2001)
For playing: "James Dean".

BAFTA Awards

2011 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2008 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2011 Nominee
EDA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)
Nominee
EDA Special Mention Award
Unforgettable Moment
127 Hours (2010)
Aron Ralston (James Franco) cuts off his arm.
Bravest Performance Award
127 Hours (2010)

Austin Film Critics Association

2017 Nominee
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2017 Winner
Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders)
Honorable Mentions
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Nominee
ACCA
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
127 Hours (2010)
Runner-Up
2008 Nominee
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Milk (2008)
Shared with:
Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Milk (2008)   ( (feature film))

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2017 Winner
BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Short
Le Petit Prince (2015)
Shared with:

Berlin International Film Festival

2013 Nominee
Teddy
Best Documentary/Essay Film
Interior. Leather Bar. (2013)
Shared with:
2010 Winner
Teddy
Best Short Film
The Feast of Stephen (2009)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor in a Comedy
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Milk (2008)
Shared with:
Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actor
Milk (2008)
2002 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor in a Picture Made for Television
James Dean (2001)

Cannes Film Festival

2013 Nominee
Un Certain Regard Award
As I Lay Dying (2013)

Capri, Hollywood

2017 Winner
Capri Actor Award
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2014 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
2011 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)
Actor of the Year
127 Hours (2010)
Eat Pray Love (2010)
Date Night (2010)
Howl (2010)
2009 Nominee
COFCA Award
Actor of the Year
Milk (2008)
Pineapple Express (2008)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2013 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
2010 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Chicago International Film Festival

2010 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Short Film
The Feast of Stephen (2009)

Chlotrudis Awards

2014 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
As I Lay Dying (2013)
Shared with:
2003 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
City by the Sea (2002)

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US

2014 Nominee
Heterodox Award
Interior. Leather Bar. (2013)
Shared with:

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2nd place
2010 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Denver Film Critics Society

2018 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2014 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
2011 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2017 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2013 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)

Empire Awards, UK

2011 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Festival Mix Brasil

2013 Winner
Jury Prize
Best Documentary
Interior. Leather Bar. (2013)
Shared with:

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2018 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Male
Milk (2008)

FilmOut San Diego, US

2015 Winner
FilmOut Audience Awards
Best Actor
I Am Michael (2015)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2018 Nominee
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2014 Winner
Dorian Award
Wilde Artist of the Year
Nominee
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
2011 Nominee
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year
127 Hours (2010)
Howl (2010)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2018 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Gold Derby Awards

2018 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actor
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actor
Milk (2008)
As Scott Smith
Ensemble Cast
Milk (2008)
Shared with:
Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Actor of the Decade
James Dean (2001)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2017 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Actor of the Year
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2013 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actor of the Year
Spring Breakers (2012)
2010 Winner
Golden Schmoes
Favorite Celebrity of the Year
Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Actor of the Year
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actor of the Year
Pineapple Express (2008)
Favorite Celebrity of the Year
Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Breakthrough Performance of the Year
Pineapple Express (2008)

Gotham Awards

2017 Winner
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Grammy Awards

2015 Nominee
Grammy
Best Spoken Word Album
For the album "Actors Anonymous."

Hamptons International Film Festival

2010 Nominee
Golden Starfish Award
Short
The Clerk's Tale (2010)

Hasty Pudding Theatricals, USA

2009 Winner
Man of the Year

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2018 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Director
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Hollywood Film Awards

2008 Winner
Hollywood Breakthrough Award
Actor of the Year

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2018 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2010 Winner
IFJA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2017 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Lead Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
4th place.
2013 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Supporting Performance
Spring Breakers (2012)
2nd place.

International Cinephile Society Awards

2014 Winner
ICS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2014 Winner
INOCA
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Palo Alto (2013)
Shared with:
5th place.
2013 Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
2011 Nominee
INOCA
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2018 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2011 Nominee
IOMA
Best Actor (Miglior attore protagonista)
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Nominee
IOMA
Best Supporting Actor (Miglior attore non protagonista)
Milk (2008)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2018 Nominee
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2013 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
Tied with Jared Leto for Dallas Buyers Club (2013).

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2015 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Duo
The Interview (2014)
Shared with:
Best Kiss
The Interview (2014)
Shared with:
2014 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Fight
This Is the End (2013)
Shared with:

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Best Kiss
Spring Breakers (2012)
Shared with:
2011 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Jaw Dropping Moment
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Comedic Performance
Pineapple Express (2008)
Best Kiss
Milk (2008)
Shared with:
Best Fight
Pineapple Express (2008)
Shared with:
2008 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Fight
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Shared with:

National Movie Awards, UK

2011 Nominee
National Movie Award
Performance of the Year
127 Hours (2010)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2014 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)

Nevada Film Critics Society

2017 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Tied with Gary Oldman for Darkest Hour (2017).

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
Tied with Michael Fassbender for 12 Years a Slave (2013).

New York Film Critics, Online

2010 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

New York Film Festival

2013 Nominee
Grand Marnier Fellowship Award
Best Film
Child of God (2013)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2018 Nominee
NTFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
NTFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2018 Nominee
OFCC Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Online Film & Television Association

2018 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)
2002 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
James Dean (2001)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

People's Choice Awards, USA

2014 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Comedic Movie Actor

Phoenix Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
PCC Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
127 Hours (2010)

Queer Lisboa - Festival Internacional de Cinema Queer

2013 Nominee
Jury Prize
Best Documentary
Interior. Leather Bar. (2013)
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Razzie Awards

2012 Nominee
Razzie Award
Worst Supporting Actor
Your Highness (2011)

Rembrandt Awards

2012 Nominee
Rembrandt Award
Best International Actor (Beste Buitenlandse Acteur)
127 Hours (2010)

Rome Film Fest

2012 Nominee
CinemaXXI Award for Short and Medium Films
Dream (2012)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Best Comedic Performance
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2013 Winner
SFFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)

San Sebasti√°n International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Golden Seashell
Best Film
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Winner
Feroz Zinemaldia Award
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Sant Jordi Awards

2018 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Actor in a Foreign Film (Mejor Actor en Película Extranjera)
The Disaster Artist (2017)
Why Him? (2016)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Outstanding Performer of the Year Award
127 Hours (2010)

Satellite Awards

2017 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Milk (2008)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2018 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2011 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Milk (2008)
Shared with:
2002 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
James Dean (2001)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2017 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Winner
SLFCA Award
Special Merit (for best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment)
127 Hours (2010)

For the the zoom-up scene which begins with a tight shot on Aron (James Franco) as he is screaming ... More

For the the zoom-up scene which begins with a tight shot on Aron (James Franco) as he is screaming and pulls out to a wide shot of a large land area, showing how isolated he was from other humans. Tied with Inception (2010).

Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

SXSW Film Festival

2010 Nominee
Audience Award
Spotlight Premiere
Saturday Night (2010)

Teen Choice Awards

2015 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actor: Drama
True Story (2015)
2013 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
2007 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie: Rumble
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Shared with:
2000 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Sleazebag
Whatever It Takes (2000)

The Streamy Awards

2015 Nominee
Streamy Award
Best Actor
Making a Scene with James Franco (2014)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
2010 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Toronto International Film Festival

2017 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Midnight Madness
The Disaster Artist (2017)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2010 Winner
UFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2011 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Venice Film Festival

2016 Winner
Fondazione Mimmo Rotella Award
In Dubious Battle (2016)
2014 Winner
Jaeger-LeCoultre Glory to the Filmmaker Award
2013 Nominee
Golden Lion
Child of God (2013)
2011 Nominee
Queer Lion
Sal (2011)

Village Voice Film Poll

2013 Winner
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)

Walk of Fame

2013 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On March 7, 2013. At 6838 Hollywood Blvd.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Disaster Artist (2017)
2013 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Spring Breakers (2012)
2010 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
127 Hours (2010)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
Just Kidding Award
Merry Macho Award
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For advancing the cause of world peace with their presidential assassination comedy, The Interview.... More

For advancing the cause of world peace with their presidential assassination comedy, The Interview. And who knows, while possibly mulling the Interview II sequel comedy, the assassination of US President Obama. And for further extending Hollywood as a wing of the US military and CIA, following leaked email revelations that the US State Department advocated Sony to use the film to help bring down the DPRK government.


Young Artist Awards

2000 Nominee
Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a TV Series - Young Ensemble
Freaks and Geeks (1999)
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Young Hollywood Awards

2014 Nominee
Young Hollywood Award
Best Bromance
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