Awards - 2020
2020
AAFCA Award
Best Performance - Female (How to Get Away with Murder)
Won
2020
Black Reel Awards for Television
Outstanding Actress, Drama Series (How to Get Away with Murder) / Outstanding Actress, TV Movie/Limited Series (Live in Front of a Studio Audience) / Outstanding Supporting Actress, TV Movie/Limited Series (Troop Zero)
Nominated
2020
Chicago Film Critics Association Award
Best Actress (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)
Nominated
2020
Florida Film Critics Circle Award
Best Actress (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)
Nominated
2020
Gold Derby Award
Performer of the Decade / Supporting Actress of the Decade (Fences)
Nominated
2020
Greater Western New York Film Critics Association Award
Best Actress (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)
Nominated
2020
Image Awards (NAACP)
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series (How to Get Away with Murder)
Nominated
2020
Indiana Film Journalists Association Award
Best Actress (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)
Nominated
2020
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award
Best Actress (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)
Nominated
2020
Odyssey Award
Best Lead Actress (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)
Nominated
2020
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Honoree
2020
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Drama Series (How to Get Away with Murder)
Nominated
2020
Sunset Film Circle Award
Best Actress (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)
Nominated
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