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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

1972 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Brian's Song (1971)
For playing: "Gale Sayers".

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1984 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
1981 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2012 Won
Special Achievement Award

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2001 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Male
The Visit (2000)

Image Awards

2001 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
The Visit (2000)
1977 Won
Image Award
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976)
1972 Won
Image Award
Best Actor - Motion Picture
Lady Sings the Blues (1972)

Indie Series Awards

2011 Nominated
ISA
Outstanding Supporting Actor
Diary of a Single Mom (2009)
2010 Won
ISA
Best Performance by a Guest Actor
Diary of a Single Mom (2009)
Best Performance by a Guest Actor
Diary of a Single Mom (2009)

TV Land Awards

2006 Won
TV Land Award
Blockbuster Movie of the Week
Brian's Song (1971)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
TV Land Award
Most Memorable Male Guest Star in a Comedy as Himself
The Jeffersons (1975)

Walk of Fame

1985 Won
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 27 March 1985. At 1521 Vine Street.

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