Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1976)

Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Special

The Lily Tomlin Special (1975)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

Movies for Grownups Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Screenwriter

For Your Consideration (2006)

American Comedy Awards, USA

American Comedy Award [Nominee] (2001)

Funniest Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

Best in Show (2000)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Winner] (2004)

Best Song
For the song "A Mighty Wind".

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Deauville Film Festival

Grand Special Prize [Nominee] (2007)


For Your Consideration (2006)

DVD Exclusive Awards

Video Premiere Award [Winner] (2001)

Best DVD Audio Commentary
For the Special Edition.

This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

Fantasporto

International Fantasy Film Award [Nominee] (1995)

Best Film

Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman (1993)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Screenplay
...and the cast of A Mighty Wind.

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best Director

Best in Show (2000)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (1998)

Best Male Lead

Waiting for Guffman (1996)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (1998)

Best Screenplay

Waiting for Guffman (1996)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

FFCC Award [Winner] (2004)

Best Ensemble Cast

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2004)

Original Song
"A Mighty Wind"

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2004)

Ensemble Cast

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Gotham Awards

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Ensemble Performance

For Your Consideration (2006)

Grammy Awards

Grammy [Winner] (2004)

Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
For the song "A Mighty Wind".

A Mighty Wind (2003)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

INOCA [Nominee] (2004)

Best Original Song
Song: "A Mighty Wind"

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Lone Star Film & Television Awards

Lone Star Film & Television Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Director

Waiting for Guffman (1996)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

LAFCA Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Music

A Mighty Wind (2003)

National Board of Review, USA

NBR Award [Winner] (2005)

Best Acting by an Ensemble

Mrs Henderson Presents (2005)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Music, Original Song
For the song "A Mighty Wind".

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Ensemble Acting

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Satellite Awards

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical

Best in Show (2000)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

Seattle Film Critics Award [Winner] (2003)

Best Music

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Screenplay, Original
Tied with Finding Nemo (2003).

A Mighty Wind (2003)

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

Stinker Award [Nominee] (2006)

Worst On-Screen Hairstyle

For Your Consideration (2006)

US Comedy Arts Festival

Comedy Film Honor [Winner] (2004)

Best Director

A Mighty Wind (2003)

Writers Guild of America, USA

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (2001)

Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Best in Show (2000)