List of awards and nominations received by Katharine Hepburn

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List of Katharine Hepburn awards
Philadelphia Story 3.jpg
Award Wins Nominations
Academy Awards
4 12
BAFTA Film Awards
2 5
Emmy Awards
1 6
Tony Awards
0 2
Total
7 25
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Katharine Hepburn

Katharine Hepburn (1907–2003) was an American actress of film, stage and television. Her career spanned 66 years and eight decades (1928–1994), during which time she was honored with many of the industry's top awards. She was nominated for a total of 12 Academy Awards for Best Actress and won four—the record amount of wins for a performer. She received two awards and five nominations from the British Academy Film Awards, one award and six nominations from the Emmy Awards, eight Golden Globe nominations and two Tony Award nominations. She won awards from the Cannes Film Festival, Venice Film Festival and Montréal World Film Festival; the New York Film Critics Circle Awards and the Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards; the People's Choice Awards, the Laurel Awards, the Golden Apple Awards, the American Movie Awards, the American Comedy Awards and the David di Donatello Awards. Hepburn was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame in 1979. She also won a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Screen Actors Guild in 1979 and received the Kennedy Center Honors, which recognize a lifetime of accomplishments in the arts, in 1990. Outside of acting, Hepburn also received recognition from the American Humanist Association and the Council of Fashion Designers of America.

Chronological listing[edit]

Year of eligibility Title of Project Award
1933 Morning Glory Academy Award for Best Actress
Little Women Venice Film Festival Award for Best Actress
1935 Alice Adams Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
1940 The Philadelphia Story New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress
Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
1942 Woman of the Year Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
1951 The African Queen Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated-BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress
1952 Pat and Mike Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
1955 Summertime Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated-BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress
1956 The Rainmaker Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated-BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress
Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1959 Suddenly, Last Summer Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
Nominated- Laurel Award for Top Female Dramatic Performance
1962 Long Day's Journey into Night Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress
Silver Goddess for Best Foreign Actress
Nominated-Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
Nominated- Laurel Award for Top Female Dramatic Performance
1967 Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Academy Award for Best Actress
BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role (also for The Lion in Winter)
David di Donatello Award for Best Foreign Actress
Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1968 The Lion in Winter Academy Award for Best Actress
BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role (also for Guess Who's Coming to Dinner)
Laurel Award for Top Female Dramatic Performance
Laurel Award for Top Female Star
Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1970 Coco Nominated-Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical
1972 The Trojan Women Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress
1973 The Glass Menagerie Nominated-Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress - Miniseries or a Movie
1975 Love Among the Ruins Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress - Miniseries or a Movie
1979 The Corn is Green Nominated-Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress - Miniseries or a Movie
1981 On Golden Pond Academy Award for Best Actress
American Movie Award for Best Actress
BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
Golden Apple Award for Female Star of the Year
People's Choice Award for Favorite Motion Picture Actress
Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
1982 The West Side Waltz Nominated-Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play
1984 Grace Quigley Montréal World Film Festival Special Prize of the Jury
1986 The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn Nominated-Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Series
Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry Nominated-Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress - Miniseries or a Movie
1992 The Man Upstairs Nominated-Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television
1993 All About Me Nominated-Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Series
1994 One Christmas Nominated-Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie

By organization[edit]

Academy Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1934 Best Actress Morning Glory Won N/A
1936 Best Actress Alice Adams Nominated Bette Davis (Dangerous)
1941 Best Actress The Philadelphia Story Nominated Ginger Rogers (Kitty Foyle)
1943 Best Actress Woman of the Year Nominated Greer Garson (Mrs Miniver)
1952 Best Actress The African Queen Nominated Vivien Leigh (A Streetcar Named Desire)
1956 Best Actress Summertime Nominated Anna Magnani (The Rose Tattoo)
1957 Best Actress The Rainmaker Nominated Ingrid Bergman (Anastasia)
1960 Best Actress Suddenly, Last Summer Nominated Simone Signoret (Room at the Top)
1963 Best Actress Long Day's Journey into Night Nominated Anne Bancroft (The Miracle Worker)
1968 Best Actress Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Won N/A
1969 Best Actress The Lion in Winter Won Tied with Barbra Streisand (Funny Girl); one of two women (along with Luise Rainer) to win the Best Actress Oscar in consecutive years
1982 Best Actress On Golden Pond Won N/A

BAFTA Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1953 Best Foreign Actress The African Queen Nominated Simone Signoret (Casque d'or)
1956 Best Foreign Actress Summertime Nominated Betsy Blair (Marty)
1958 Best Foreign Actress The Rainmaker Nominated Simone Signoret (The Crucible)
1969 Best Actress Guess Who's Coming to Dinner and The Lion in Winter Won N/A
1982 Best Actress On Golden Pond Won N/A

Golden Globe Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1953 Best Actress - Musical or Comedy Pat and Mike Nominated Susan Hayward (With a Song in My Heart)
1957 Best Actress - Drama The Rainmaker Nominated Ingrid Bergman (Anastasia)
1960 Best Actress - Drama Suddenly, Last Summer Nominated Elizabeth Taylor (Suddenly, Last Summer)
1963 Best Actress - Drama Long Day's Journey into Night Nominated Geraldine Page (Sweet Bird of Youth)
1968 Best Actress - Drama Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Nominated Edith Evans (The Whisperers)
1969 Best Actress - Drama The Lion in Winter Nominated Joanne Woodward (Rachel, Rachel)
1982 Best Actress - Drama On Golden Pond Nominated Meryl Streep (The French Lieutenant's Woman)
1993 Best Actress - Miniseries or TV Movie The Man Upstairs Nominated Laura Dern (Afterburn)

Emmy Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1974 Best Actress in a Drama The Glass Menagerie Nominated Cicely Tyson (The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman)
1975 Best Actress in a Special - Drama or Comedy Love Among the Ruins Won N/A
1979 Best Actress in a Limited Series or Special The Corn is Green Nominated Bette Davis (Strangers: The Story of a Mother and Daughter)
1986 Best Actress in a Miniseries or Special Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry Nominated Marlo Thomas (Nobody's Child)
Outstanding Informational Special The Spencer Tracy Legacy: A Tribute by Katharine Hepburn Nominated Robert B. Weide and Ronald J. Fields (W.C. Fields: Straight Up)
1993 Outstanding Informational Special Katharine Hepburn: All About Me Nominated Lucie Arnaz, Laurence Luckinbill and Don Buford (Lucy and Desi: A Home Movie)

Tony Awards[edit]

Year Category Play Result Winner
1970 Best Actress in a Musical Coco Nominated Lauren Bacall (Applause)
1982 Best Actress in a Play The West Side Waltz Nominated Zoe Caldwell (Medea)

Screen Actors Guild Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1979 Lifetime Achievement Award N/A Won N/A
1995 Best Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie One Christmas Nominated Joanne Woodward (Breathing Lessons)

Festival awards[edit]

Year Award Film Result Winner
1934 Venice Film Festival Award for Best Actress Little Women Won N/A
1962 Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress Long Day's Journey into Night Won N/A
1984 Montréal World Film Festival, Special Prize of the Jury Grace Quigley Won N/A

Critics awards[edit]

Year Award Film Result Winner
1940 New York Film Critics Award for Best Actress The Philadelphia Story Won N/A
1965 Mexican Cinema Journalists Award for Best Foreign Actress Long Day's Journey Into Night Won N/A
1973 Kansas City Film Critics Award for Best Actress The Trojan Women Won N/A

People's Choice Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1976 Favorite Motion Picture Actress N/A Won N/A
1983 Favorite Motion Picture Actress N/A Won N/A

Laurel Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1960 Top Female Dramatic Performance Suddenly, Last Summer Nominated Elizabeth Taylor (Suddenly, Last Summer)
1963 Top Female Dramatic Performance Long Day's Journey into Night Nominated Lee Remick (Days of Wine and Roses)
1970 Top Female Dramatic Performance The Lion in Winter Won N/A
Top Female Star N/A Won N/A
1971 Top Female Star N/A Won N/A

Golden Apple Awards[edit]

Year Category Film Result Winner
1975 Female Star of the Year N/A Won N/A
1982 Female Star of the Year N/A Won N/A

Other[edit]

Year Award Film Result Winner
1958 Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year N/A Won N/A
1960 Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame N/A Won N/A
1968 David di Donatello Award for Best Foreign Actress Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Won N/A
1979 Induction into the American Theater Hall of Fame[1] N/A Won N/A
1982 American Movie Award for Best Actress On Golden Pond Won N/A
1985 American Humanist Association, Humanist Arts Award N/A Won N/A
1985 Council of Fashion Designers of America, Lifetime Achievement Award N/A Won N/A
1989 American Comedy Awards, Lifetime Achievement Award in Comedy N/A Won N/A
1990 Kennedy Center Honors N/A Won N/A

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