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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2015 Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)

Golden Globes, USA

2019 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Patrick Melrose (2018)
2015 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Sherlock (2010)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2018 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Limited Series
Patrick Melrose (2018)
Shared with:
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Patrick Melrose (2018)
For playing "Patrick Melrose".
2017 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Sherlock (2010)
For playing: "Sherlock Holmes". For episode: "The Lying Detective".
2016 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie
Sherlock (2010)
For playing: "Sherlock Holmes". For episode: "The Abominable Bride".
2014 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Sherlock (2010)
For playing "Sherlock Holmes". For episode "His Last Vow".
2013 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Parade's End (2012)
For playing "Christopher Tietjens".
2012 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Sherlock (2010)
For playing "Sherlock Holmes". For episode "A Scandal In Belgravia"

BAFTA Awards

2019 Winner
BAFTA TV Award
Best Leading Actor
Patrick Melrose (2018)
2017 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Leading Actor
The Hollow Crown (2012)
2015 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2012 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2010 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Supporting Actor
Small Island (2009)
2005 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Hawking (2004)

AACTA International Awards

2015 Nominee
AACTA International Award
Best Lead Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2017 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Doctor Strange (2016)
2014 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actor
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2014 Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)
2012 Nominee
ACCA TV
Best Actor (TV Movie or Mini-Series)
Parade's End (2012)

BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards

2013 Winner
Britannia Award
British Artist of the Year
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
12 Years a Slave (2013)
The Fifth Estate (2013)
August: Osage County (2013)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

2014 Winner
BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award
Breakthrough Voice Actor of the Year
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
As the voice of "Smaug".
Nominee
BTVA Voice Acting Award
Breakthrough Voice Actor of the Year
Nominee
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
As the voice of "Smaug".

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

British Independent Film Awards

2014 Winner
Variety Award
Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
2011 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Supporting Actor
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor in an Action Movie
Doctor Strange (2016)
2015 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Broadcasting Press Guild Awards

2013 Winner
Broadcasting Press Guild Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)
Parade's End (2012)
2011 Winner
Broadcasting Press Guild Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)

Capri, Hollywood

2013 Winner
Capri Ensemble Cast Award
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2015 Nominee
COFCA Award
Actor of the Year
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
The Imitation Game (2014)
2014 Nominee
COFCA Award
Actor of the Year
August: Osage County (2013)
The Fifth Estate (2013)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
12 Years a Slave (2013)
2012 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Crime Thriller Awards, UK

2014 Nominee
Dagger
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2012 Winner
Dagger
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2010 Winner
Dagger
Best Leading Actor
Sherlock (2010)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2016 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie Made for Television or Limited Series
Sherlock (2010)
"The Abominable Bride"
2014 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
"His Last Vow"
2013 Nominee
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Parade's End (2012)
2012 Winner
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
3rd place

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2014 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Empire Awards, UK

2017 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
Doctor Strange (2016)
2015 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2015 Nominee
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Gold Derby Awards

2018 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
Movie/Limited Series Actor
Patrick Melrose (2018)
2017 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Sherlock (2010)
for "The Lying Detective"
2015 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
2014 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Ensemble Cast
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:
Ensemble Cast
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:
Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Sherlock (2010)
for "His Last Vow"
2013 Nominee
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Parade's End (2012)
2012 Winner
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor
Sherlock (2010)
for "Sherlock: A Scandal in Belgravia"

Golden Schmoes Awards

2016 Winner
Golden Schmoes
Favorite Celebrity of the Year
2014 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
Favorite Celebrity of the Year
2013 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Favorite Celebrity of the Year

Hawaii International Film Festival

2014 Winner
EuroCinema Hawai'i Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Hollywood Film Awards

2014 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Ensemble of the Year
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

IGN Summer Movie Awards

2012 Winner
IGN Award
Best TV Actor
Sherlock (2010)
Nominee
IGN Award
Best TV Hero
Sherlock (2010)
For playing "Sherlock Holmes".

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2014 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Lead Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
10th place.

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2013 Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Supporting Actor
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Nominee
IOFCP Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2015 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Irish Film and Television Awards

2015 Winner
IFTA Award
Best International Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2015 Nominee
IOMA
Best Actor (Miglior attore protagonista)
The Imitation Game (2014)

Kids' Choice Awards, USA

2019 Nominee
Blimp Award
Favorite Male Voice from an Animated Movie
The Grinch (2018)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2015 Nominee
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
British Actor of the Year
The Imitation Game (2014)
2008 Nominee
ALFS Award
British Breakthrough - Acting
Amazing Grace (2006)

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

2014 Nominee
Golden Nymph
Outstanding Actor in a Television Film
Sherlock (2010)
2006 Winner
Golden Nymph
Mini-Series - Best Performance by an Actor
To the Ends of the Earth (2005)
2004 Winner
Golden Nymph
Television Films - Best Performance by an Actor
Hawking (2004)

MTV Movie + TV Awards

2014 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Villain
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
As Khan
Favorite Character
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
As Khan

National Television Awards, UK

2015 Nominee
National Television Award
Outstanding Drama Performance
Sherlock (2010)
2014 Winner
National Television Award
Radio Times - TV Detective
Sherlock (2010)
2013 Nominee
National Television Award
Most Popular Male Drama Performance
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominee
National Television Award
Most Popular Drama Performance
Sherlock (2010)

Nevada Film Critics Society

2013 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Ensemble Cast
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:

Online Film & Television Association

2018 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Limited Series
Patrick Melrose (2018)
2017 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Limited Series
Sherlock (2010)
For episode: "The Lying Detective".
2016 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Limited Series
Sherlock (2010)
For episode: "The Abominable Bride".
2015 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
2014 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
For playing "Smaug".
Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
For the movie "Sherlock: The Last Vow".
2013 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Parade's End (2012)
2012 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2015 Winner
Ensemble Cast Award
The Imitation Game (2014)
Shared with:

"The Imitation Game (2014) is one of the very best ensembles to grace the screen this season. ... More

"The Imitation Game (2014) is one of the very best ensembles to grace the screen this season. Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley lead an outstanding cast in The Imitation Game, a film about Alan Turing as he attempts to crack Germany's Enigma machine. The Palm Springs International Film Festival is proud to present the entire cast of The Imitation Game with the Ensemble Performance Award."


Phoenix Critics Circle

2014 Nominee
PCC Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:
Best Acting Ensemble
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

Russian National Movie Awards

2015 Winner
Georges Award
Best Foreign Hero of the Year
Sherlock (2010)
As Sherlock Holmes
Nominee
Georges Award
Best Foreign Actor of the Year
2014 Nominee
Georges Award
Best Foreign Duo of the Year
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Shared with:
As Bilbo and Smaug
Best Foreign Actor of the Year
Best Foreign Villain of the Year
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
As John Harrison
Best Foreign Villain of the Year
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
As Necromancer
Best Foreign Villain of the Year
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
As Smaug

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2014 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Ensemble
The Imitation Game (2014)
Shared with:

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Satellite Awards

2019 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries & Limited Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Patrick Melrose (2018)
2017 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Sherlock (2010)
2014 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Parade's End (2012)
2012 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Sherlock (2010)
2010 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
Sherlock (2010)
2008 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television
The Last Enemy (2008)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2018 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series
Sherlock (2010)
Episode: "Sherlock: The Lying Detective (2017)"
2015 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
The Imitation Game (2014)
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Imitation Game (2014)
Shared with:
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Sherlock (2010)
2014 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2014 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Ensemble Cast
August: Osage County (2013)
Shared with:
Best Ensemble Cast
12 Years a Slave (2013)
Shared with:

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

2016 Winner
Audience Award
Best Foreign Actor (Melhor Ator Estrangeiro)
The Imitation Game (2014)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2014 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Teen Choice Awards

2017 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Movie Actor: Fantasy
Doctor Strange (2016)
2014 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Animated Movie: Voice
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
For playing "Smaug".

TV Quick Awards, UK

2014 Winner
TV Quick Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2012 Winner
TV Quick Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)
2011 Nominee
TV Quick Award
Best Actor
Sherlock (2010)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
Tied with Ralph Fiennes for The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) in second place.

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2015 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
The Imitation Game (2014)
2013 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Acting Ensemble
August: Osage County (2013)
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