About a Boy Poster

(2002)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2003

Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Peter Hedges
Chris Weitz
Paul Weitz

BAFTA Awards 2003

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Peter Hedges
Chris Weitz
Paul Weitz
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Toni Collette

AFI Awards, USA 2003

Winner
AFI Award
Movie of the Year

ABOUT A BOY is a pure comic pleasure. This mature look at immaturity is witty, smart and ... More

ABOUT A BOY is a pure comic pleasure. This mature look at immaturity is witty, smart and heartwarming without being sentimental. In a world where laughs are precious, yet film comedy is undervalued, ABOUT A BOY is a tonic for what ails us. Hugh Grant proves once again that his charm is boundless.


American Cinema Editors, USA 2003

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Comedy or Musical
Nick Moore

American Screenwriters Association, USA 2003

Nominee
Discover Screenwriting Award
Peter Hedges
Chris Weitz
Paul Weitz

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2002

Winner
BSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Toni Collette
For The Hours

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Young Actor/Actress
Nicholas Hoult

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Peter Hedges
Chris Weitz
Paul Weitz
Best Actor
Hugh Grant

Christopher Awards 2003

Winner
Christopher Award
Film
Paul Weitz (director/screenwriter)
Chris Weitz (director/screenwriter)
Peter Hedges (screenwriter)
Jane Rosenthal (producer)
Robert De Niro (producer)
Brad Epstein (producer)
Tim Bevan (producer)
Eric Fellner (producer)
Debra Hayward (co-producer)
Liza Chasin (co-producer)
Hardy Justice (co-producer)
Nicky Kentish Barnes (co-producer)
Nick Hornby (executive producer)
Lynn Harris (executive producer)

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2003

Nominee
CDG Award
Excellence in Contemporary Film
Joanna Johnston

Empire Awards, UK 2003

Winner
Empire Award
Best British Actor
Hugh Grant
Nominee
Empire Award
Best British Film

Gold Derby Awards 2003

Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actress
Toni Collette
As Fiona
Lead Actor
Hugh Grant
As Will

Golden Camera, Germany 2003

Winner
Golden Camera
Best International Actor
Hugh Grant

Golden Globes, USA 2003

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Hugh Grant

Golden Schmoes Awards 2002

Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Comedy of the Year
Biggest Surprise of the Year

Humanitas Prize 2003

Nominee
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Peter Hedges
Chris Weitz
Paul Weitz

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2003

Nominee
INOCA
Best Supporting Actress
Toni Collette
Best Actor
Hugh Grant

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2003

Winner
ALFS Award
British Actor of the Year
Hugh Grant
Nominee
ALFS Award
British Film of the Year

Online Film & Television Association 2003

Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Youth Performance
Nicholas Hoult

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2003

Winner
PFCS Award
Overlooked Film of the Year
Best Performance by a Youth in a Leading or Supporting Role - Male
Nicholas Hoult

Satellite Awards 2003

Winner
Golden Satellite Award
Best Original Song
Song: "Something to Talk About"
Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Hugh Grant
Best Actress in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
Toni Collette
Best Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Best Original Score
Badly Drawn Boy

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2002

Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Supporting Actress
Toni Collette

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Toni Collette

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Performance, Female
Toni Collette

US Comedy Arts Festival 2003

Winner
Comedy Film Honor
Best Studio Comedy Feature

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2002

Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Peter Hedges
Chris Weitz
Paul Weitz

Writers Guild of America, USA 2003

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Peter Hedges
Chris Weitz
Paul Weitz

Young Artist Awards 2003

Nominee
Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actor
Nicholas Hoult

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