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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2015 Nominee
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Selma (2014)
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Oprah Winfrey becomes the first African American woman to be nominated for Best Picture.
2012 Winner
Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award
1986 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Color Purple (1985)

Golden Globes, USA

2018 Winner
Cecil B. DeMille Award
1986 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
The Color Purple (1985)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2017 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Television Movie
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)
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2014 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
Running from Crazy (2013)
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2013 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Series or Special
Oprah's Master Class (2011)
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2002 Winner
Bob Hope Humanitarian Award
2000 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Tuesdays with Morrie (1999)
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1993 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
Michael Jackson Talks to... Oprah Live (1993)
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1989 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Miniseries
The Women of Brewster Place (1989)
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BAFTA Awards

2014 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2014 Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)
Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Grownup Love Story
The Butler (2013)
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Acapulco Black Film Festival

2014 Nominee
Hollywood Award
Best Ensemble Cast
The Butler (2013)
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Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)
1999 Nominee
Black Film Award
Best Actress
Beloved (1998)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2013 Winner
AAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)

Aftonbladet TV Prize, Sweden

1994 Winner
TV Prize
Best Foreign TV Personality - Female (Bästa utländska kvinna)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2015 Nominee
EDA Award
Best Picture
Selma (2014)
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2013 Nominee
EDA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)
2011 Nominee
EDA Female Focus Award
Female Icon of Humanitarian Activism
2009 Nominee
EDA Award
Best Picture
Precious (2009)
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Awards Circuit Community Awards

2014 Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Selma (2014)
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BET Awards

2014 Nominee
BET Award
Best Actress
The Butler (2013)

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Ensemble
Selma (2014)
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Black Movie Awards

2005 Nominee
Black Movie Award
Outstanding Television Movie
Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005)
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Black Reel Awards

2018 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
Ruby Dee Life Achievement
2015 Winner
Black Reel
Outstanding Motion Picture
Selma (2014)
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2014 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Motion Picture
The Butler (2013)

Black Reel Awards for Television

2019 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series
When They See Us (2019)
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2018 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Drama Series
Greenleaf (2016)
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Outstanding Drama Series
Queen Sugar (2016)
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2017 Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Actress, TV Movie/Limited Series
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)
Outstanding Drama Series
Queen Sugar (2016)
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Outstanding TV Movie/Limited Series
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)
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Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)

Christopher Awards

2008 Winner
Christopher Award
Feature Films
The Great Debaters (2007)
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CINE Competition

2013 Winner
CINE Golden Eagle
Broadcast Division: News, Special Features, Public Affairs & General Information
Oprah's Master Class (2011)
2012 Winner
CINE Golden Eagle
Broadcast Division: People, Places and Events
Oprah's Next Chapter (2012)

Daytime Emmy Awards

2014 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Special Class Series
Super Soul Sunday (2011)
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2011 Winner
Special Recognition Award
2002 Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Special Class Special
A Prayer for America: Yankee Stadium Memorial (2001)
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1999 Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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1998 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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1997 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1996 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1995 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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Outstanding Talk Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1994 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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Outstanding Talk Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1993 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Children's Special
ABC Afterschool Specials (1972)
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For episode "Shades of a Single Protein".
Outstanding Talk Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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1992 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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Outstanding Talk/Service Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1991 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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Outstanding Talk/Service Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1990 Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
Outstanding Talk/Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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1989 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Program
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
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Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1988 Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk/Service Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1987 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Talk or Service Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)

Denver Film Critics Society

2014 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2015 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
Selma (2014)
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Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2015 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Selma (2014)
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Gold Derby Awards

2015 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Motion Picture
Selma (2014)
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Golden Apple Awards

1987 Winner
Golden Apple
Female Star of the Year

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)

Image Awards

2018 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Limited Series or Dramatic Special
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)
2015 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Selma (2014)
2014 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
The Butler (2013)
Nominee
Entertainer of the Year Award
2005 Winner
Hall of Fame
2001 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Performance in a Variety Series/Special
2000 Essence Awards (2000)
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1999 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Motion Picture
Beloved (1998)
1991 Winner
Entertainer of the Year Award

International Documentary Association

2016 Nominee
IDA Award
Best Limited Series
Belief (2015)
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2014 Nominee
IDA Award
Best Episodic Series
Oprah's Master Class (2011)
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International Emmy Awards

2005 Winner
Founders Award

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1985 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Color Purple (1985)

NAMIC Vision Awards

2018 Nominee
Vision Award
Best Performance - Drama
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)

Online Film & Television Association

2017 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Limited Series
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (2017)
2015 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Selma (2014)
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2013 Winner
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Actors and Actresses
2008 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
2005 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
2004 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
2003 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
2002 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
2001 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
Tied with the women of The View (1997).
2000 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1999 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Drama Actress
Beloved (1998)
Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1998 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
1997 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Host of a Talk or Service Show
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)

Peabody Awards

1996 Winner
Personal Award

People's Choice Awards, USA

2014 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress
2011 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Talk Show Host
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)
2008 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Talk Show Host
2007 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Talk Show Host
2006 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Daytime Talk Show Host
2005 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Daytime Talk Show Host
2004 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite Talk Show Host
1998 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite Female Television Performer
1997 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite Female Television Performer
1988 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite Talk Show Host

PGA Awards

2008 Winner
Stanley Kramer Award
The Great Debaters (2007)
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2000 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
Tuesdays with Morrie (1999)
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Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Butler (2013)

Prism Awards

2014 Nominee
Prism Award
Performance in a Feature Film
The Butler (2013)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Ensemble
Selma (2014)
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Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2014 Winner
Montecito Award
The Butler (2013)

Satellite Awards

2013 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Butler (2013)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2014 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
The Butler (2013)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Butler (2013)
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Teen Choice Awards

2018 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actress: Fantasy
A Wrinkle in Time (2018)   ( (film))

Television Critics Association Awards

2011 Winner
Career Achievement Award
2003 Nominee
Career Achievement Award

The Kennedy Center Honors

2010 Winner
Kennedy Center Honors

TV Guide Awards

2001 Nominee
TV Guide Award
Talk-Variety Star of the Year

Village Voice Film Poll

2013 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Butler (2013)
8th place. Tied with Sally Hawkins for Blue Jasmine (2013).

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Selma (2014)
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Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
Winner
WFCC Award
Best Female Action Star
Selma (2014)
2013 Nominee
WFCC Award
Worst Female Images in a Movie
The Butler (2013)

Women's Image Network Awards

2013 Nominee
WIN Award
Outstanding Actress Feature Film
The Butler (2013)

Yoga Awards

2014 Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Actress
The Butler (2013)

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