List of awards and nominations received by Christopher Walken

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List of Christopher Walken awards
Christopher Walken in 2007

Christopher Walken

Award Wins Nominations
Academy Awards
1 2
BAFTA Awards
1 2
Golden Globe Awards
0 1
Golden Raspberry Awards
0 2
Emmy Awards
0 1
Tony Awards
0 2

Christopher Walken (born March 31, 1943) is an American actor of stage and screen.[1] He has appeared in more than 100 movies and television shows, including Annie Hall, The Deer Hunter, Sleepy Hollow, Brainstorm, The Dead Zone, A View to a Kill, At Close Range, King of New York, Batman Returns, True Romance, Catch Me If You Can, Wayne's World 2, Pulp Fiction, and Wedding Crashers, as well as music videos by recording artists such as Madonna and Fatboy Slim.

Walken's films have grossed more than $1.8 billion in the United States,[2] and he has received numerous awards for his performances and work. These include an Academy Award and Golden Globe for The Deer Hunter, an Oscar nomination for Catch Me If You Can, two BAFTA Awards, an Emmy Award, several Film Critic, and Screen Actors Guild Awards. Five films featuring Walken have won Oscars, and he has added to these with several prominent awards from the theatre.

Awards and nominations[edit]

Awards for film[edit]

Academy Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
1978 The Deer Hunter Won Oscar Best Supporting Actor
2002 Catch Me if You Can Nominated Best Supporting Actor
Emmy Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
1991 Sarah, Plain and Tall Nominated Primetime
Emmy Award
Outstanding Lead Actor –
Miniseries or Movie
Golden Globe Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
1978 The Deer Hunter Nominated Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor –
Motion Picture
BAFTA Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
1979 The Deer Hunter Nominated BAFTA Best Actor in a Supporting Role[3]
2002 Catch Me if You Can Won Best Actor in a Supporting Role[4]
National Society of Film Critics Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2002 Catch Me if You Can Won NSFC Award Best Supporting Actor
New York Film Critics Circle Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
1978 The Deer Hunter Won NYFCC Best Supporting Actor
Golden Raspberry Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2002 The Country Bears Nominated Razzie Award Worst Supporting Actor
2003 Gigli and Kangaroo Jack Nominated Razzie Award Worst Supporting Actor
Screen Actors Guild Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2002 Catch Me if You Can Won SAG Award Best Supporting Actor
2007 Hairspray Nominated Best Ensemble[II]
Satellite Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2004 Around the Bend Won Satellite Award Best Supporting Actor –
Motion Picture
Montreal World Film Festival Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2004 Around the Bend Won WFF Award Best Actor[I]
MTV Movie Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2000 Sleepy Hollow Nominated Golden Popcorn Best Villain
Saturn Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
1983 The Dead Zone Nominated Saturn Award Best Actor
1991 The Prophecy Best Supporting Actor
1999 Sleepy Hollow
American Comedy Awards
Year Show Result Award Category
2001 Saturday Night Live Won American
Comedy Award
Funniest Male Guest
Appearance in a TV Series
Hollywood Film Festival
Year Film Result Award Category
2007 Hairspray Won Hollywood
Film Festival
Ensemble of the Year[II]
Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2008 Hairspray Won Critic's Choice Award Best
Acting Ensemble[II]
Málaga International Week of Fantastic Cinema
Year Film Result Award Category
1997 The Addicition Won Special
Mention Award
Special Mention for
Best Acting Performance
Shanghai International TV Festival
Year Film Result Award Category
1988 Deadline Won Magnolia Award Best Actor
ShoWest Convention
Year Film Result Award Category
2003 Poolhall Junkies, The Country Bears, Catch Me If You Can, and Plots with a View Won ShoWest Award Supporting Actor of the Year
Fango Chainsaw Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
1995 The Prophecy Won Fango Chainsaw Award Best Actor
VH1 Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2001 Fatboy Slim: Weapon of Choice Won VH1 Award Best Actor in a Music Video
Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Year Film Result Award Category
2002 Catch Me If You Can Won L.A. Film Critic's Award Best Supporting Actor[III]
MTV Video Music Awards
Year Film Result Award Category
2001 Fatboy Slim: Weapon of Choice Won MTV Video Music Award Best Choreography[IV]

^ I Tied with Wei Fan for The Parking Attendant in July.
^ II Shared with Nikki Blonsky, John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer, Queen Latifah, Amanda Bynes, James Marsden, Brittany Snow, Zac Efron, Elijah Kelley, and Allison Janney.
^ III Tied with Chris Cooper for Adaptation.
^ IV Shared with Michael Rooney and Spike Jonze.

Special Awards[edit]

Year Ceremony Award
1995 Gotham Awards Actor Award
1998 USA Film Festival Master Screen Artist Tribute
1999 Florida Film Festival Artistic Achievement Award
2001 Deauville Film Festival Special Tribute Award
2005 CineVegas International Film Festival Marquee Award
2008 Hasty Pudding Theatricals Man of the Year
2009 Marrakech Film Festival Lifetime Achievement

Academy Awards[edit]

This list includes a number of Oscar nominations of films in which Christopher Walken starred

Year Title Oscar
nominations
Oscar
wins
Best Picture
1977
Annie Hall
5
4
Won
1978
The Deer Hunter
9
5
Won
1980
Heaven's Gate
1
1981
Pennies from Heaven
3
1988
The Milagro Beanfield War
1
1
1992
Batman Returns
2
1994
Pulp Fiction
7
1
Nominated
1999
Sleepy Hollow
3
1
2001
The Affair of the Necklace
1
2002
Catch Me If You Can
2
2006
Click
1

Awards for theatre[edit]

Tony Awards
Year Play Result Award Category
2000 James Joyce's The Dead Nominated Tony Best Actor in a Musical
2010 A Behanding in Spokane Nominated Tony Best Actor in a Play
Theatre World Awards
Year Play Result Award Category
1966 The Rose Tattoo Won Theatre World Award
Clarence Derwent Awards
Year Play Result Award Category
1966 The Lion in Winter Won Clarence Derwent Award[I] -
Off-Broadway Theater Awards
Year Play Result Award Category
1975 Kid Champion Won Obie Award -
1981 The Seagull Won Obie Award -
Joseph Jefferson Award
Year Play Result Award Category
1970 The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail Won Jeff Award -
1975 Sweet Bird of Youth Nominated Jeff Award Best Guest Artist
Drama Desk Awards
Year Play Result Award Category
1970 Lemon Sky Won Drama Desk Award Outstanding Performance[5]
Shakespeare Theater
Year Award Result Information
1994 Will Award Won Will award given to him for contributions to classical theater
Joseph Papp's Public Radio Theatre
Year Award Result Information
- Susan Stain Shiva Award Won[6] -

^ I Tied with Tom Ahearne for Hogan's Goat (special citation).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Reid, Dixie (October 24, 2004). "Bend it like Walken: Actor has more to say about food and hair than acting". The Sacramento Bee. Retrieved 2008-10-25. [dead link]
  2. ^ Nash, Bruce. "Christopher Walken - Box Office Data". The-Numbers.com. Archived from the original on 2006-07-09. Retrieved 2006-07-25. 
  3. ^ "Past Winners and Nominees–Film Nominations 1979". British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Retrieved 2008-01-22. 
  4. ^ "Past Winners and Nominees–Film Nominations 2002". British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Retrieved 2008-01-22. 
  5. ^ Christopher Walken at Hollywood.com
  6. ^ Sleepy Hollow DVD Special Feature for Christopher Walken's biography

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