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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2014 Winner
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Golden Globes, USA

2014 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
12 Years a Slave (2013)

BAFTA Awards

2014 Nominee
EE Rising Star Award
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

AACTA International Awards

2014 Nominee
AACTA International Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2018 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Black Panther (2018)
2016 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)

Acapulco Black Film Festival

2014 Winner
Hollywood Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Nominee
Hollywood Award
Breakthrough Performance of the Year
12 Years a Slave (2013)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2013 Winner
AAFCA Award
Breakout Performance
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2013 Winner
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Winner
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Breakthrough Performance
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Austin Film Critics Association

2013 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2015 Nominee
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
Shared with:
2013 Winner
ACCA
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2017 Nominee
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
The Jungle Book (2016)
As the voice of "Raksha".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
The Jungle Book (2016)
Shared with:

BET Awards

2018 Nominee
BET Award
Best Actress
Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017)
Black Panther (2018)
2014 Winner
BET Award
Best Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

Black Reel Awards

2017 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture
Queen of Katwe (2016)
Outstanding Voice Performance
The Jungle Book (2016)
2014 Winner
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Female
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Boston Online Film Critics Association

2013 Winner
BOFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2013 Nominee
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2017 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Queen of Katwe (2016)
2014 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Nominee
CFCA Award
Most Promising Performer
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Cinema Bloggers Awards, Portugal

2015 Winner
Cinema Bloggers Award
Best Supporting Actress - International Competition
12 Years a Slave (2013)

CinEuphoria Awards

2015 Winner
CinEuphoria
Best Duo - International Competition
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:
Nominee
CinEuphoria
Best Supporting Actress - International Competition
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Críticos de Cinema Online Portugueses Awards

2015 Winner
CCOP
Best Supporting Actress (Melhor Atriz Secundária)
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Scene or Sequence (Melhor Cena ou Sequência)
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:
Patsey's punishment

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Denver Film Critics Society

2014 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2013 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Empire Awards, UK

2014 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Female Newcomer
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2014 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Winner
Pauline Kael Breakout Award
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2014 Nominee
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
We're Wilde About You! Rising Star of the Year

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2014 Winner
GAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Nominee
Breakthrough Award
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Gold Derby Awards

2014 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Breakthrough Performer
Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

Golden Schmoes Awards

2013 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actress of the Year
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Breakthrough Performance of the Year
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Gotham Awards

2013 Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Breakthrough Actor
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Guardian Film Awards, UK

2014 Nominee
Guardian Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Hamptons International Film Festival

2013 Winner
Breakthrough Performer
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2017 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Queen of Katwe (2016)

Hollywood Film Awards

2013 Winner
New Hollywood Award
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

IGN Summer Movie Awards

2013 Nominee
IGN Award
Best Movie Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Image Awards

2017 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Queen of Katwe (2016)
2014 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2013 Winner
ICP Award
Best Supporting Performance
12 Years a Slave (2013)

International Cinephile Society Awards

2014 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2014 Nominee
INOCA
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
4th place.

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Nominee
IOFCP Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2014 Winner
IFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2014 Nominee
IOMA
Best Supporting Actress (Miglior attrice non protagonista)
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2014 Winner
ALFS Award
Supporting Actress of the Year
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2018 Nominee
MTV Movie + TV Award
Best On-Screen Team
Black Panther (2018)
Shared with:
2016 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Virtual Performance
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
2014 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Female Performance
12 Years a Slave (2013)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2014 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

New York Film Critics, Online

2013 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2014 Winner
NCFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Online Film & Television Association

2016 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)
As the voice of "Maz Kanata".
2014 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Breakthrough Performance: Female
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2014 Winner
Breakthrough Performance Award
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Lupita Nyong'o is outstanding as the exploited slave whose beauty attracts the attention of Michael... More

Lupita Nyong'o is outstanding as the exploited slave whose beauty attracts the attention of Michael Fassbender's vicious slave master. She delivers a raw and deeply moving performance that serves as the fulcrum for the film's message of the inhumanity of slavery.


Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Nominee
PFCS Award
Breakthrough Performance on Camera
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Best Acting Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2013 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Satellite Awards

2013 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2019 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Black Panther (2018)
Shared with:
2014 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2014 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2013 Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Teen Choice Awards

2018 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actress: Sci-Fi
Black Panther (2018)
Choice: Liplock
Black Panther (2018)   ( (film))
Shared with:
Choice Movie: Ship
Black Panther (2018)   ( (film))
Shared with:

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Village Voice Film Poll

2013 Winner
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
12 Years a Slave (2013)

Women's Image Network Awards

2013 Winner
WIN Award
Outstanding Actress Feature Film
12 Years a Slave (2013)

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