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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1998

Winner
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Helen Hunt
Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
James L. Brooks
Bridget Johnson
Kristi Zea
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Greg Kinnear
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Mark Andrus (screenplay/story)
James L. Brooks (screenplay)
Best Film Editing
Richard Marks
Best Music, Original Musical or Comedy Score
Hans Zimmer

Golden Globes, USA 1998

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Helen Hunt
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Jack Nicholson
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
James L. Brooks
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Greg Kinnear
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Mark Andrus
James L. Brooks

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1998

Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Helen Hunt
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Greg Kinnear

20/20 Awards 2018

Winner
Felix
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Nominee
Felix
Best Picture
James L. Brooks (producer)
Bridget Johnson (producer)
Laurence Mark (executive producer)
Richard Sakai (executive producer)
Kristi Zea (producer)
Best Director
James L. Brooks
Best Actress
Helen Hunt
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Andrus
James L. Brooks

ALMA Awards 1998

Nominee
ALMA Award
Outstanding Actress in a Feature Film
Lupe Ontiveros

American Cinema Editors, USA 1998

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Richard Marks

American Comedy Awards, USA 1998

Winner
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Helen Hunt
Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Jack Nicholson

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1997

Winner
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jack Nicholson
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Helen Hunt
Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Greg Kinnear
Best Director
James L. Brooks
Best Original Screenplay
James L. Brooks
Best Cast Ensemble

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1999

Nominee
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Film

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 1999

Winner
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actress - Video
Helen Hunt
Nominee
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor - Video
Jack Nicholson

BMI Film & TV Awards 1998

Winner
BMI Film Music Award
Hans Zimmer

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 1998

Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture

Casting Society of America, USA 1998

Nominee
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Comedy
Francine Maisler

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1998

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Greg Kinnear
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Picture
Best Director
James L. Brooks
Best Actress
Helen Hunt
Best Screenplay
Mark Andrus
James L. Brooks

Chlotrudis Awards 1998

Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Helen Hunt

Czech Lions 1999

Nominee
Czech Lion
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
James L. Brooks

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1998

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture

Directors Guild of America, USA 1998

Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
James L. Brooks

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 1998

Winner
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Helen Hunt

GLAAD Media Awards 1998

Nominee
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Film (Wide Release)

Golden Screen, Germany 1998

Winner
Golden Screen
Columbia (distributor)

Jupiter Award 1998

Winner
Jupiter Award
Best International Actor
Jack Nicholson

London Critics Circle Film Awards 1999

Winner
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
Jack Nicholson

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1997

Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Actress
Helen Hunt

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 1998

Nominee
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Music (Foreign & Domestic)

MTV Movie + TV Awards 1998

Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Female Performance
Helen Hunt

National Board of Review, USA 1997

Winner
NBR Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Supporting Actor
Greg Kinnear
Top Ten Films

Online Film & Television Association 1998

Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Comedy/Musical Picture
James L. Brooks
Bridget Johnson
Kristi Zea
Best Comedy/Musical Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Comedy/Musical Actress
Helen Hunt
Best Music, Original Comedy/Musical Score
Hans Zimmer
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
James L. Brooks
Bridget Johnson
Kristi Zea
Best Actress
Helen Hunt
Best Supporting Actor
Greg Kinnear
Best Ensemble
Best Director
James L. Brooks
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Mark Andrus
James L. Brooks

Online Film Critics Society Awards 1998

Winner
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson

PGA Awards 1998

Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
James L. Brooks
Bridget Johnson
Kristi Zea

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 1997

Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Screenplay, Original
James L. Brooks
Mark Andrus

Satellite Awards 1998

Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
James L. Brooks
Bridget Johnson
Kristi Zea
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Jack Nicholson
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Helen Hunt
Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Cuba Gooding Jr.
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Greg Kinnear
Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Shirley Knight

SESC Film Festival, Brazil 1999

Winner
Audience Award
Best Foreign Actor (Melhor Ator Estrangeiro)
Jack Nicholson

Society of Texas Film Critics Awards 1997

Nominee
STFC Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Mark Andrus
James L. Brooks

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 1998

Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Greg Kinnear
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Andrus
James L. Brooks
Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Jack Nicholson
Best Picture
3rd place

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 1998

Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Male
Jack Nicholson

Writers Guild of America, USA 1998

Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Mark Andrus
James L. Brooks

YoungStar Awards 1998

Winner
YoungStar Award
Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Comedy Film
Jesse James

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