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Andre Benjamin


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Dave Matthews


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Alain Delon


Elizabeth Taylor

Cicely Tyson Awards


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YearResultAward Category/Recipient(s)
2011Co-Winner Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture For: The Help
Co-Winner with:
Ahna O'Reilly
Allison Janney
Bryce Howard
Chris Lowell
Emma Stone
Jessica Chastain
Mary Steenburgen
Mike Vogel
Octavia Spencer
Sissy Spacek
Viola Davis
2009Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Supporting Actress In a Miniseries or Movie For: Relative Stranger
1999Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Supporting Actress In a Miniseries or Movie For: A Lesson Before Dying
1997Nominee Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries For: The Road to Galveston
1995Nominee Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries For: Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All
1995Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series For: Sweet Justice
1995Nominee Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series For: Sweet Justice
1994Winner Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Supporting Actress In a Miniseries or Special For: Oldest Living Confederate Widow Tells All
1982Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Lead Actress In a Limited Series or a Special For: The Marva Collins Story
1978Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Lead Actress In a Limited Series For: King
1977Nominee Primetime Emmy AwardOutstanding Single Performance By a Supporting Actress In a Comedy or Drama Series For: Roots
1974Nominee BAFTA AwardActress For: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
1974Winner Primetime Emmy AwardActress of the Year-Special For: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
1974Winner Primetime Emmy AwardBest Lead Actress In a Drama For: The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman
1972Nominee Academy AwardActress For: Sounder
1972Winner National Board of Review AwardBest Actress For: Sounder
1972Nominee Golden Globe AwardBest Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama For: Sounder
1972Winner National Society of Film Critics AwardBest Actress For: Sounder