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Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2008 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
300 (2006)

Astra Awards

2014 Nominee
Astra Award
Most Outstanding Performance by an Actor - Male
Top of the Lake (2013)
2012 Winner
Astra Award
Most Outstanding Performance by an Actor - Male
Killing Time (2010)

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards

2017 Nominee
AACTA Award
Best Guest or Supporting Actor in a Television Drama
Wake in Fright (2017)
2014 Nominee
AACTA Award
Best Guest or Supporting Actor in a Television Drama
Better Man (2013)
Part 2
Best Direction
The Turning (2013)
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2012 Nominee
AACTA Award
Best Lead Actor
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)

Australian Comedy Awards

2003 Winner
Australian Comedy Award
Outstanding Comic Performance in a Feature Film
Gettin' Square (2003)

Australian Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Lion (2016)
2014 Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Screenplay
The Turning (2013)
Shared with:
2012 Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Actor
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)

Australian Film Institute

2006 Winner
AFI Award
Best Lead Actor in Television Drama
Answered by Fire (2006)
2004 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Television Drama or Comedy
The Brush-Off (2004)
2003 Winner
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Gettin' Square (2003)
2002 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Molokai: The Story of Father Damien (1999)
2001 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Bank (2001)
2000 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Better Than Sex (2000)
1998 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
The Boys (1998)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Television Drama
SeaChange (1998)
For episode "Balls and Friggin' Good Luck".
1997 Winner
AFI Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Television Drama
Simone de Beauvoir's Babies (1997)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2003 Winner
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
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2002 Nominee
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2004 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
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Critics Choice Television Awards

2013 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Top of the Lake (2013)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2003 Nominee
DVDX Award
Best Audio Commentary (New for DVD)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:
(Special Extended Edition).

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2012 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Leading Role
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)
2003 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
Gettin' Square (2003)
2002 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
The Bank (2001)
2001 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
Better Than Sex (2000)
1999 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Male
The Boys (1998)

Gemini Awards

2007 Nominee
Gemini
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
Answered by Fire (2006)

Gold Derby Awards

2004 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:
2003 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:

IF Awards

2011 Nominee
IF Award
Best Actor
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)
2003 Winner
IF Award
Best Actor
Gettin' Square (2003)
2001 Nominee
IF Award
Best Actor
The Bank (2001)

Logie Awards

2018 Nominee
Silver Logie
Most Outstanding Supporting Actor
Romper Stomper (2018)
2014 Nominee
Silver Logie
Most Outstanding Actor
Better Man (2013)
2012 Nominee
Silver Logie
Most Outstanding Actor
Killing Time (2010)
2007 Nominee
Silver Logie
Most Outstanding Actor
Answered by Fire (2006)
2004 Nominee
Silver Logie
Most Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series
After the Deluge (2003)
1999 Winner
Silver Logie
Most Outstanding Actor
SeaChange (1998)
Tied with Tony Martin for Wildside (1997).

National Board of Review, USA

2003 Winner
NBR Award
Best Acting by an Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
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Online Film Critics Society Awards

2003 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
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Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Ensemble Acting
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Shared with:
2003 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Shared with:

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2004 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
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2003 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
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