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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2020 Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Harriet (2019)
Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original Song)
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
For song "Stand Up"

Golden Globes, USA

2020 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Harriet (2019)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
For song "Stand Up"

BAFTA Awards

2019 Nominee
EE Rising Star Award

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2021 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series
The Outsider (2020)
2019 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

American Film Awards

2020 Winner
American Film Award
Best Actress
Harriet (2019)

BET Awards

2020 Nominee
BET Award
Best Actress

Black Reel Awards

2020 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Actress, Motion Picture
Harriet (2019)
2019 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Female
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
2018 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Original Song
Step
Shared with:
For the song "Jump"

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2021 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
The Outsider (2020)
2020 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Harriet (2019)

Chicago Indie Critics Awards (CIC)

2020 Nominee
CIC Award
Best Original Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

Critics Choice Super Awards

2021 Nominee
CCA Super Award
Best Actress in a Horror Series
The Outsider (2020)

Critics' Choice Documentary Awards

2017 Winner
Critics' Choice Documentary Award
Best Song in a Documentary
Step (2017)
For Song: "Jump"

Daytime Emmy Awards

2017 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding On-Camera Musical Performance in a Daytime Program
Today (1952)
Cynthia Erivo and the cast of The Color Purple

Denver Film Critics Society

2020 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Original Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2020 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Original Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

Gold Derby Awards

2020 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Original Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
"Stand Up"
2019 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
Widows (2018)
Shared with:

Grammy Awards

2021 Nominee
Grammy
Best Song Written For Visual Media
Shared with:
For "Stand Up [From Harriet]" artist: Cynthia Erivo
2017 Winner
Grammy
Best Musical Theater Album
Shared with:
For "The Color Purple" artist: New Broadway Cast

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2020 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

Hollywood Film Awards

2019 Winner
Hollywood Breakthrough Award
Actress of the Year
Harriet (2019)

Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA)

2019 Winner
HMMA Award
Best Original Song - Feature Film
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2020 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Original Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

Image Awards (NAACP)

2020 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture
Harriet (2019)
Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in a Motion Picture
Harriet (2019)

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2019 Nominee
IFJA Award
Best Actress
Harriet (2019)
2018 Nominee
IFJA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2019 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

Latino Entertainment Journalists Association Film Awards

2020 Nominee
LEJA Award
Best Song Written for a Motion Picture
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2020 Nominee
ALFS Award
British/Irish Actress of the Year
Harriet (2019)
2019 Nominee
ALFS Award
Supporting Actress of the Year
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

MovieGuide Awards

2020 Nominee
Grace Award
Most Inspiring Performance in Movies
Harriet (2019)

Music City Film Critics' Association Awards

2020 Nominee
MCFCA Award
Best Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

National Film Awards, UK

2019 Nominee
National Film Award
Best Breakthrough Performance in a Film
Widows (2018)
Best Newcomer
Widows (2018)
Best Supporting Actress
Widows (2018)

Odyssey Awards

2018 Nominee
Odyssey Award
Best Support Actress
Widows (2018)
Breakthrough Star
Widows (2018)

Online Film & Television Association

2020 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Music, Original Song
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"
2019 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Ensemble
Widows (2018)
Shared with:

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2020 Winner
Breakthrough Performance Award
Harriet (2019)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2020 Winner
Virtuoso Award
Harriet (2019)

Satellite Awards

2019 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Harriet (2019)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2020 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Harriet (2019)

Society of Composers and Lyricists Awards

2020 Winner
SCL Award
Outstanding Original Song for Visual Media
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Song: "Stand Up"

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2019 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Actress
Harriet (2019)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2019 Winner
WFCC Award
Best Actress
Harriet (2019)
Tied with Lupita Nyong'o for Us (2019).
Best Female Action Hero
Harriet (2019)
2018 Winner
WFCC Award
Women's Work/Best Ensemble
Widows (2018)
Shared with:
Nominee
Invisible Woman Award
Widows (2018)
Shared with:

Women's Image Network Awards

2020 Nominee
WIN Award
Actress Feature Film
Harriet (2019)

World Soundtrack Awards

2020 Winner
World Soundtrack Award
Best Original Song Written for a Film
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:
Best Original Song Written for a Film
Harriet (2019)
Shared with:

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