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Anthony Mackie


Arnold Schwarzenegger


Angela Bassett


Oprah Winfrey


Christian Bale


Michael Chiklis

Forest Whitaker Awards


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YearResultAward Category/Recipient(s)
2014Co-Nominee Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture For: Lee Daniels' The Butler
Co-Nominee with:
Alan Rickman
Alex Pettyfer
Cuba Gooding
David Oyelowo
James Marsden
Jane Fonda
John Cusack
Lenny Kravitz
Liev Schreiber
Mariah Carey
Oprah Winfrey
Robin Williams
Terrence Howard
Vanessa Redgrave
2014Nominee Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role For: Lee Daniels' The Butler
2010Co-Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardExceptional Merit In Nonfiction Filmmaking For: Brick City
Co-Nominee with:
Mala Chapple
Marc Levin
Mark Benjamin
2007Nominee Independent Spirit AwardBest Male Lead For: American Gun
2007Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Guest Actor In a Drama Series For: ER
2007Winner Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner Academy AwardActor In a Leading Role For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner National Society of Film Critics AwardBest Actor For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner Golden Globe AwardBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner BAFTA AwardActor In a Leading Role For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner National Board of Review AwardBest Actor For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner Boston Society of Film Critics AwardBest Actor For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Runner-Up Los Angeles Film Critics Association AwardBest Actor For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner Critics' Choice AwardBest Actor For: The Last King of Scotland
2006Winner New York Film Critics Circle AwardBest Actor For: The Last King of Scotland
2004Nominee Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries For: Deacons For Defense
2003Co-Winner Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Made For Television Movie For: Door to Door
Co-Winner with:
Billy Brown
Dan Angel
David Rosemont
Robert King
Warren Carr
1995Nominee Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries For: The Enemy Within
1988Winner Cannes Film FestivalBest Actor For: Bird
1988Nominee Golden Globe AwardBest Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama For: Bird




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