Awards - 2017
2017
Academy Awards
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Fences)
Won
2017
Golden Globes Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Fences)
Won
2017
Emmy Award
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (How to Get Away with Murder)
Nominated
2017
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
AACTA International Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Nominated
2017
AARP Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress / Best Grownup Love Story (Fences)
Shared with: Denzel Washington
Won / Nominated
2017
Alliance of Women Film Journalists
Actress Defying Age and Ageism (Fences)
Nominated
2017
Alliance of Women Film Journalists
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
BET Award
Best Actress (Custody) (Fences) (How to Get Away with Murder) (Suicide Squad)
Nominated
2017
Black Reel Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture (Fences)
Won
2017
Black Reel Awards for Television
Outstanding Actress, Drama Series (How to Get Away with Murder) / Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie/Limited Series (Custody)
Nominated
2017
Best Actress Fences Award
Best Actress (Fences)
Nominated
2017
Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Denver Film Critics Society Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Dublin Film Critics Circle Award
Best Actress (Fences)
Nominated
2017
GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics
Film Performance of the Year - Actress (Fences) / Wilde Artist of the Year
Won / Nominated
2017
Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA) Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Gold Derby Award
Supporting Actress / Ensemble Cast (Fences)
Shared with: Jovan Adepo, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Russell Hornsby, Saniyya Sidney, Denzel Washington, Mykelti Williamson
Won / Nominated
2017
Hawaii Film Critics Society
Best Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Houston Film Critics Society Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Image Awards (NAACP)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture (Fences) / Entertainer of the Year / Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series (How to Get Away with Murder)
Won / Nominated
2017
International Cinephile Society Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Nominated
2017
International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Iowa Film Critics Award Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Irish Film and Television Award
Best International Actress (Fences)
Nominated
2017
London Critics Circle Film Award
Supporting Actress of the Year (Fences)
Nominated
2017
North Carolina Film Critics Association Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Nominated
2017
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series (How to Get Away with Murder)
Nominated
2017
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Online Film Critics Society Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Nominated
2017
People’s Choice Award
Favorite Dramatic TV Actress
Nominated
2017
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Fences)
Nominated
2017
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role / Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture (Fences)
Shared with: Jovan Adepo, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Russell Hornsby, Saniyya Sidney, Denzel Washington, Mykelti Williamson
Won / Nominated
2017
Seattle Film Critics Society Award
Best Supporting Actress (Fences)
Won
2017
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Star on the Walk of Fame
Honoree
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