J.K. Simmons Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2015 Winner
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)

Golden Globes, USA

2015 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Whiplash (2014)

BAFTA Awards

2015 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

AACTA International Awards

2015 Winner
AACTA International Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2017 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Grownup Love Story
The Meddler (2015)
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2015 Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2015 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2014 Winner
AAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
Tied with Tyler Perry for Gone Girl (2014).

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2015 Winner
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Austin Film Critics Association

2014 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2014 Winner
ACCA
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)
2009 Nominee
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Up in the Air (2009)
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Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2017 Nominee
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
As the voice of "Kai".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
Zootopia (2016)
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2016 Winner
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role
Gravity Falls (2012)
As the voice of "Ford Pines".
Winner
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role
Gravity Falls (2012)
As the voice of "Ford Pines".
Nominee
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series
Gravity Falls (2012)
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2015 Winner
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
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Nominee
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
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2014 Winner
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
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Nominee
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
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2013 Winner
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a New Television Series
The Legend of Korra (2012)
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Winner
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a New Television Series
The Legend of Korra (2012)
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Nominee
BTVA Television Voice Acting Award
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Television Series - Action/Drama
The Legend of Korra (2012)
As the voice of "Tenzin".
2012 Winner
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game
Portal 2 (2011)
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Nominee
BTVA Video Game Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Video Game
Portal 2 (2011)
As the voice of "Cave Johnson".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game
Portal 2 (2011)
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Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2014 Winner
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2008 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Juno (2007)
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Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2015 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2010 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Up in the Air (2009)
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Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Chlotrudis Awards

2015 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2008 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Juno (2007)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Denver Film Critics Society

2015 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2010 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
I Love You, Man (2009)
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Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2014 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2015 Nominee
DFCC
Best Actor
Whiplash (2014)
5th place. Tied with Viggo Mortensen for Jauja (2014) and Colin Farrell for The Lobster (2015).

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2015 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Male
Whiplash (2014)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2015 Winner
GAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Gold Derby Awards

2017 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
La La Land (2016)
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2015 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2008 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
Juno (2007)
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Golden Schmoes Awards

2014 Winner
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actor of the Year
Whiplash (2014)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2014 Winner
IFJA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2014 Winner
ICP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

International Cinephile Society Awards

2015 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2015 Nominee
INOCA
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2nd place.

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Winner
IOFCP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2015 Winner
IFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2015 Winner
IOMA
Best Supporting Actor (Miglior attore non protagonista)
Whiplash (2014)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2015 Winner
ALFS Award
Supporting Actor of the Year
Whiplash (2014)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival (LAGFF)

2016 Winner
Orpheus Award
Honorary Award

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2015 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Whiplash (2014)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2015 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Nevada Film Critics Society

2014 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

New York Film Critics, Online

2014 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2015 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2015 Winner
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Online Film & Television Association

2015 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2014 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Legend of Korra (2012)
For playing "Tenzin".
2013 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Legend of Korra (2012)
For playing "Tenzin".

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2015 Winner
Spotlight Award
Whiplash (2014)

"Throughout his career J.K. Simmons had played a wide range of roles from tough guys in "Oz" and ... More

"Throughout his career J.K. Simmons had played a wide range of roles from tough guys in "Oz" and Sam Raimi's Spider Man films to nicer guys in Juno and Up in the Air," said Harold Matzner, Chairman of the Palm Springs International Film Festival. "In Whiplash, Simmons' shines with his tough guy portrayal of a music teacher, who physically and emotionally terrorizes a young drummer, and gives a captivating performance that is alternately hilarious and terrifying. We are honored to present J.K. Simmons with the 2015 Spotlight Award, Actor."


Phoenix Critics Circle

2014 Winner
PCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2015 Winner
Virtuoso Award
Whiplash (2014)

Satellite Awards

2014 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2015 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Whiplash (2014)
2011 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
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2010 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
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2009 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
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2008 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
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2006 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
The Closer (2005)
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Seattle Film Critics Awards

2015 Winner
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Spike Video Game Awards

2011 Nominee
VGA
Best Performance by a Human Male
Portal 2 (2011)
as Cave Johnson

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2014 Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
"for his role as a tyrannical conductor in Whiplash"

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2015 Winner
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Village Voice Film Poll

2014 Winner
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Whiplash (2014)
2009 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Up in the Air (2009)
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