Awards - 2012
2012
Academy Awards
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (The Help)
Nominated
2012
Golden Globes Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (The Help)
Nominated
2012
BAFTA Award
Best Leading Actress (The Help)
Nominated
2012
Alliance of Women Film Journalists
Best Actress / Female Icon of the Year (The Help)
Won / Nominated
2012
BET Award
Best Actress (Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close / The Help)
Won
2012
Black Reel Award
Best Actress (The Help)
Won
2012
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award
Best Actress (The Help)
Won
2012
Central Ohio Film Critics Association
Best Actress / Best Ensemble (The Help)
Shared with: Aunjanue Ellis, Ahna O'Reilly, Octavia Spencer, Mary Steenburgen, Emma Stone, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jessica Chastain, Allison Janney, Cicely Tyson
Nominated
2012
Chicago International Film Festival
Career Achievement Award
Honoree
2012
Georgia Film Critics Association Award
Best Actress (The Help)
Nominated
2012
Image Awards (NAACP)
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture (The Help)
Won
2012
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast / Lead Actress (The Help)
Shared with: Jessica Chastain, Bryce Dallas Howard, Allison Janney, Chris Lowell, Ahna O'Reilly, Sissy Spacek, Octavia Spencer, Mary Steenburgen, Emma Stone, Cicely Tyson, Mike Vogel
Won / Nominated
2012
International Online Cinema Award
Best Actress (The Help)
Nominated
2012
Iowa Film Critics Award
Best Actress (The Help)
Won
2012
MovieGuide Award (Grace Award)
Most Inspiring Performance in Movies (The Help)
Nominated
2012
Nevada Film Critics Society Award
Best Ensemble Cast (The Help)
Shared with: Jessica Chastain, Bryce Dallas Howard, Allison Janney, Chris Lowell, Ahna O'Reilly, Sissy Spacek, Octavia Spencer, Mary Steenburgen, Emma Stone, Cicely Tyson, Mike Vogel
Won
2012
North Texas Film Critics Association
Best Actress (The Help)
Won
2012
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress (The Help)
Nominated
2012
Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Outstanding Performer of the Year Award (The Help)
Honoree
2012
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role / a Cast in a Motion Picture (The Help)
Shared with: Jessica Chastain, Bryce Dallas Howard, Allison Janney, Chris Lowell, Ahna O'Reilly, Sissy Spacek, Octavia Spencer, Mary Steenburgen, Emma Stone, Cicely Tyson, Mike Vogel
Won
2012
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actress: Drama (The Help)
Nominated
2012
Women in Film Crystal Award
Crystal Award
Honoree
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