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Awards

Golden Globes, USA 2016

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Viola Davis

Golden Globes, USA 2015

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Viola Davis

Primetime Emmy Awards 2018

Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson
For playing "Ophelia Harkness". For episode "I'm Going Away"

Primetime Emmy Awards 2017

Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
For playing: "Annalise Keating".
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson
For playing: "Ophelia Harkness". For episode: "Go Cry Somewhere Else".

Primetime Emmy Awards 2016

Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
For playing: "Annalise Keating".

Primetime Emmy Awards 2015

Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
For playing "Annalise Keating".
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson
For playing "Ophelia Hartness".

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2016

Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Viola Davis

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2015

Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Viola Davis

AFI Awards, USA 2015

Winner
AFI Award
TV Program of the Year

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African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2015

Winner
AAFCA Award
Best TV Drama

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 2015

Winner
ASCAP Award
Top Television Series
Photek

BET Awards 2017

Nominee
BET Award
Best Actress
Viola Davis
For Custody , Fences and Suicide Squad

BET Awards 2016

Nominee
BET Award
Best Actress
Viola Davis

BET Awards 2015

Nominee
BET Award
Best Actress
Viola Davis
For The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them and Get on Up

Black Reel Awards for Television 2018

Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Guest Actress, Drama Series
Cicely Tyson

Black Reel Awards for Television 2017

Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Actress, Drama Series
Viola Davis
Outstanding Writing, Drama Series
Angela Robinson

Casting Society of America, USA 2016

Nominee
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Television Pilot - Drama
Linda Lowy
Diane Heery (location casting)
Jason Loftus (location casting)
Jamie Castro (associate)

Critics Choice Television Awards 2016

Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis

Critics Choice Television Awards 2016

Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis

Critics Choice Television Awards 2015

Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) 2016

Nominee
Dorian Award
TV Performance of the Year - Actress
Viola Davis
Campy TV Show of the Year

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) 2015

Nominee
Dorian Award
TV Drama of the Year
TV Performance of the Year - Actress
Viola Davis
Campy TV Show of the Year

GLAAD Media Awards 2017

Nominee
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Drama Series

GLAAD Media Awards 2016

Nominee
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Drama Series

GLAAD Media Awards 2015

Winner
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Drama Series

Gold Derby Awards 2018

Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Guest Actress
Cicely Tyson

Gold Derby Awards 2016

Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Guest Actress
Famke Janssen
Drama Lead Actress
Viola Davis

Gold Derby Awards 2015

Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Drama Lead Actress
Viola Davis
Drama Guest Actress
Cicely Tyson

Gran Premio Internazionale del Doppiaggio 2016

Nominee
TV Award
Best Voice Actress in a TV Series
Laura Romano
For the dubbing of Viola Davis.

Image Awards 2019

Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
Outstanding Guest Performance in a Comedy or Drama Series
Kerry Washington
For "Lahey v. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania"

Image Awards 2018

Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis

Image Awards 2017

Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Alfred Enoch
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson

Image Awards 2016

Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Alfred Enoch
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson
Outstanding Writing in a Dramatic Series
Erika Green Swafford
Doug Stockstill

Image Awards 2015

Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Erika Green Swafford
For Let's Get to Scooping
Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Alfred Enoch
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Aja Naomi King

Imagen Foundation Awards 2018

Nominee
Imagen Award
Best Supporting Actress - Television
Karla Souza
Best Primetime Program - Drama

NAMIC Vision Awards 2018

Nominee
Vision Award
Drama

NAMIC Vision Awards 2017

Nominee
Vision Award
Drama

NAMIC Vision Awards 2016

Nominee
Vision Award
Drama

Online Film & Television Association 2018

Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson

Online Film & Television Association 2017

Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis
Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson

Online Film & Television Association 2016

Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis

Online Film & Television Association 2015

Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis

People's Choice Awards, USA 2017

Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Network TV Drama

People's Choice Awards, USA 2015

Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite New TV Drama

Television Critics Association Awards 2015

Nominee
TCA Award
Individual Achievement in Drama
Viola Davis

TV Guide Awards 2014

Nominee
TV Guide Award
Favorite New Show

Women's Image Network Awards 2015

Nominee
WIN Award
Outstanding Drama Series
For episode "Mama's Here Now"

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