Academy Awards, USA

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award [Winner] (2014)


Oscar [Nominee] (2009)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Changeling (2008)

Oscar [Winner] (2000)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Golden Globes, USA

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2011)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

The Tourist (2010)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2009)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Changeling (2008)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2008)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Golden Globe [Winner] (2000)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Golden Globe [Winner] (1999)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Gia (1998)

Golden Globe [Winner] (1998)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

George Wallace (1997)

Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1998)

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
For playing: "Gia Carangi".

Gia (1998)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (1998)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
For playing: "Cornelia Wallace".

George Wallace (1997)

BAFTA Awards

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Film Not in the English Language

First They Killed My Father (2017)

BAFTA Children's Award [Nominee] (2014)

BAFTA Kids Vote - Feature Film

Maleficent (2014)

BAFTA Children's Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Feature Film

Maleficent (2014)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Leading Actress

Changeling (2008)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Actress

Maleficent (2014)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actress

Salt (2010)

Saturn Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Actress

Changeling (2008)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2005)

Best Supporting Actress

Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Actress

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

AAFCA Award [Winner] (2008)

Best Actress

Changeling (2008)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Woman Director

First They Killed My Father (2017)

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2018)

Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Film Industry

First They Killed My Father (2017)

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2015)

Female Icon of the Year

Unbroken (2014)

EDA Female Focus Award [Winner] (2013)

Female Icon of the Year

For continued commitments to humanitarian causes,... More

For continued commitments to humanitarian causes, and for promoting awareness about breast cancer.


EDA Female Focus Award [Winner] (2012)

Humanitarian Activism Award

For UN work and making In the Land of Blood and ... More

For UN work and making In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011) to raise awareness about genocide.


In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Animated Female
"Tigress"

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Female Action Star

Salt (2010)

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2011)

Female Icon of Humanitarian Activism

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2009)

Humanitarian Activism Award

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2008)

Humanitarian Activism Award

EDA Female Focus Award [Winner] (2007)

Humanitarian Activism Award

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

Board of the Governors Award [Winner] (2018)


Awards Circuit Community Awards

ACCA [Winner] (1999)

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Behind the Voice Actors Awards

BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
As the voice of "Tigress".

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
As the voice of "Tigress".

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Berlin International Film Festival

Silver Berlin Bear [Winner] (2007)

Outstanding Artistic Contribution

The Good Shepherd (2006)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Winner] (2001)

Favorite Actress - Action

Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Winner] (2000)

Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Nominee] (2000)

Favorite Actress - Suspense

The Bone Collector (1999)

Bravo Otto

Bravo Otto Germany [Nominee] (2006)

Best Actress (Schauspielerin)

Bravo Otto Germany [Nominee] (2005)

Best Actress (Schauspielerin)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Unbroken (2014)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Actress

Changeling (2008)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Critics Choice Award [Winner] (2000)

Best Supporting Actress

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

CableACE Awards

CableACE [Nominee] (1997)

Supporting Actress in a Movie or Miniseries

George Wallace (1997)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

Changeling (2008)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Actress

A Mighty Heart (2007)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best Supporting Actress

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Cinema for Peace Awards

Cinema for Peace Award [Nominee] (2018)

Most Valuable Movie of the Year

First They Killed My Father (2017)

Cinema for Peace Award [Winner] (2015)

Most Valuable Movie of the Year

Unbroken (2014)

Cinema for Peace Award [Winner] (2012)

Most Valuable Movie of the Year

In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

CinEuphoria Awards

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2018)

Top Ten of the Year - International Competition

First They Killed My Father (2017)

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2016)

Freedom of Expression - Honorary Award

Unbroken (2014)

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2015)

Freedom of Expression - Honorary Award

For her continuous work as a Goodwill Ambassador ... More

For her continuous work as a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNHCR.


CinEuphoria [Winner] (2010)

Best Actress - International Competition

Changeling (2008)
Wanted (2008)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Actress

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Elle Women in Hollywood Awards

Icon Award [Winner] (2004)


Empire Awards, UK

Empire Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Actress

Changeling (2008)

Empire Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Empire Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best Actress

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Female Lead

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2018)

Foreign Language Film
Cambodia

First They Killed My Father (2017)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2012)

Foreign Language Film
USA

In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

Golden Schmoes Awards

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress of the Year

Changeling (2008)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2008)

Best T&A of the Year

Wanted (2008)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2005)

Best T&A of the Year

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2004)

Best T&A of the Year

Taking Lives (2004)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2001)

Best T&A of the Year

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

Heartland Film

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner] (2014)


Unbroken (2014)

Hollywood Film Awards

Hollywood Film Award [Winner] (2017)

Foreign Language Film of the Year

First They Killed My Father (2017)

Actress of the Year [Winner] (2000)


Houston Film Critics Society Awards

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

Changeling (2008)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Image Awards

Image Award [Nominee] (2012)

Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Theatrical or Television)

In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

Image Award [Nominee] (2008)

Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture

A Mighty Heart (2007)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

IOFCP Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Changeling (2008)

Irish Film and Television Awards

Audience Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best International Actress

Changeling (2008)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

IOMA [Nominee] (2009)

Best Actress (Miglior attrice protagonista)

Changeling (2008)

Kids' Choice Awards, USA

Blimp Award [Winner] (2015)

Favorite Villain

Maleficent (2014)

Blimp Award [Nominee] (2015)

Favorite Movie Actress

Maleficent (2014)

Blimp Award [Nominee] (2002)

Favorite Female Action Hero

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

L.A. Outfest

Grand Jury Award [Winner] (1998)

Outstanding Actress in a Feature Film

Gia (1998)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

ALFS Award [Nominee] (2009)

Actress of the Year

Changeling (2008)

ALFS Award [Nominee] (2008)

Actress of the Year

A Mighty Heart (2007)

MTV Movie + TV Awards

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2010)

Biggest Badass Star

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Female Performance

Wanted (2008)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Kiss

Wanted (2008)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best WTF Moment

Wanted (2008)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Villain

Beowulf (2007)

MTV Movie Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Fight

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Kiss

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Female Performance

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Fight
Versus the robot.

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

National Board of Review, USA

NBR Award [Winner] (1998)

Breakthrough Performance - Female

Playing by Heart (1998)

National Movie Awards, UK

National Movie Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Performance - Female

Wanted (2008)

NRJ Ciné Awards

NRJ Ciné Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Kiss (Meilleur baiser)

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

A Mighty Heart (2007)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best Supporting Actress

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

OFTA Television Award [Winner] (1998)

Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Tied with Miranda Richardson for Merlin (1998)

Gia (1998)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize [Nominee] (2018)

Best Foreign Language Film

First They Killed My Father (2017)

People's Choice Awards, USA

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2015)

Favorite Movie Actress

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2015)

Favorite Action Movie Actress

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2011)

Favorite Movie Actress

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2011)

Favorite Action Star

People's Choice Award [Winner] (2009)

Favorite Female Action Star

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2009)

Favorite Female Movie Star

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2006)

Favorite Female Movie Star

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2006)

Favorite Female Action Star

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2006)

Favorite On-Screen Match-Up

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

People's Choice Award [Winner] (2005)

Favorite Female Action Movie Star

PGA Awards

Stanley Kramer Award [Winner] (2012)


In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

Razzie Awards

Razzie Award [Nominee] (2005)

Worst Actress

Alexander (2004)
Taking Lives (2004)

Razzie Award [Nominee] (2005)

Worst Razzie Loser of Our First 25 Years
With 7 nominations, including 2 for 2004.

Razzie Award [Nominee] (2004)

Worst Actress

Beyond Borders (2003)
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)

Razzie Award [Nominee] (2003)

Worst Actress

Life or Something Like It (2002)

Razzie Award [Nominee] (2002)

Worst Actress

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Original Sin (2001)

Rembrandt Awards

Rembrandt Award [Winner] (2011)

Best International Actress (Beste Buitenlandse Actrice)

Salt (2010)

Russian National Movie Awards

Georges Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Foreign Villain of the Year
As Maleficent

Maleficent (2014)

Georges Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Foreign Actress of the Year

Georges Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Foreign Actress of the Decade

Georges Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Foreign Actress

Georges Award [Nominee] (2010)

Best Foreign Actress

Georges Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Actress

Georges Award [Nominee] (2005)

Best Actress

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (1999)

Best Supporting Actress

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Outstanding Performer of the Year Award [Winner] (2008)


A Mighty Heart (2007)

Sarajevo Film Festival

Heart of Sarajevo [Winner] (2011)

Honorary Award

In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

Satellite Awards

Satellite Award [Winner] (2008)

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama

Changeling (2008)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Golden Satellite Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television

Gia (1998)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

Actor [Nominee] (2009)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Changeling (2008)

Actor [Nominee] (2008)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Actor [Winner] (2000)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Actor [Winner] (1999)

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries

Gia (1998)

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

Audience Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Foreign Actress (Melhor Atriz Estrangeira)

Maleficent (2014)

ShoWest Convention, USA

ShoWest Award [Winner] (2000)

Supporting Actress of the Year

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Actress

Changeling (2008)

Teen Choice Awards

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2014)

Choice Movie Actress: Action Adventure

Maleficent (2014)

Teen Choice Award [Winner] (2011)

Choice Movie Actress: Action

The Tourist (2010)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2010)

Choice Summer Movie Star: Female

Salt (2010)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2009)

Choice Movie Actress: Drama

Changeling (2008)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2007)

Choice Movie Actress: Drama

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Teen Choice Award [Winner] (2005)

Choice Movie Actress: Action Adventure/Thriller

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Teen Choice Award [Winner] (2005)

Choice Movie Liar

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Teen Choice Award [Winner] (2005)

Choice Movie Rumble

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2005)

Choice Movie Liplock

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2005)

Choice Movie Chemistry

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2005)

Choice Movie Dance Scene
For John and Jane's tango.

Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2005)

Choice Movie Scary Scene
The killer grabs Illeana through the mattress.

Taking Lives (2004)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2001)

Film - Choice Actress

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2000)

Film - Choice Actress

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee] (2000)

Film - Choice Hissy Fit

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

Stinker Award [Winner] (2004)

Worst Fake Accent: Female

Alexander (2004)

Stinker Award [Nominee] (2004)

Worst Supporting Actress

Alexander (2004)
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004)

Stinker Award [Nominee] (2001)

Worst Actress

Original Sin (2001)

Stinker Award [Nominee] (2000)

Worst On-Screen Hairstyle

Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)

Stinker Award [Nominee] (1999)

Worst On-Screen Female Hairstyle

Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

Courage in Filmmaking Award [Nominee] (2017)


First They Killed My Father (2017)

Courage in Filmmaking Award [Nominee] (2015)


By the Sea (2015)

WFCC Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Woman Storyteller

In the Land of Blood and Honey (2011)

Acting and Activism Award [Winner] (2007)


Yoga Awards

Yoga Award [Winner] (2017)

Worst Foreign Film

By the Sea (2015)

Yoga Award [Winner] (2001)

Worst Foreign Actress

The Bone Collector (1999)
Girl, Interrupted (1999)
Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)