Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (2017)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Oscar [Nominee] (2009)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Revolutionary Road (2008)

AACTA International Awards

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Saturn Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

EDA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

EDA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Austin Film Critics Association

AFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

AFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

AFCA Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

ACCA [Nominee] (2016)

Best Cast Ensemble

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Blogos de Oro

Palmarés blogos de oro [Nominee] (2018)

Best Supporting Actor (Mejor Actor de reparto)

The Shape of Water (2017)

BloodGuts UK Horror Awards

BloodGuts UK Horror Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

BloodGuts UK Horror Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

The Harvest (2013)

BloodGuts UK Horror Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Supporting Actor/Actress

The Harvest (2013)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

BSFC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

COFCA Award [Winner] (2017)

Actor of the Year

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Complete Unknown (2016)
Elvis & Nixon (2016)
Frank & Lola (2016)
Loving (2016)
Midnight Special (2016)
Nocturnal Animals (2016)

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

COFCA Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

CFCA Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Supporting Actor

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Awards

CIFCC Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Chlotrudis Awards

Chlotrudis Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Chlotrudis Award [Winner] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Supporting Actor

Revolutionary Road (2008)

CinEuphoria Awards

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2019)

Best Supporting Actor - International Competition

The Shape of Water (2017)

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2010)

Best Supporting Actor - Audience Award

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor
3rd place

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Denver Film Critics Society

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Detroit Film Critics Society Awards

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Supporting Actor

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

DFCC [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actor
2nd place

Take Shelter (2011)

Faro Island Film Festival

Golden Carp Film Award - International [Nominee] (2020)

Best Ensemble Performance

Knives Out (2019)

Golden Carp Film Award - International [Nominee] (2018)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

The Shape of Water (2017)

FEST International Film Festival

Jury Prize- Main Program [Winner] (2016)

Best Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Film Club's The Lost Weekend

Lost Weekend Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Lost Weekend Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Supporting Actor

Young Ones (2014)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Male

99 Homes (2014)

Robert Altman Award [Winner] (2014)


Mud (2012)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Male Lead

Take Shelter (2011)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

FFCC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

FFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Fright Meter Awards

Fright Meter Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Actor

Bug (2006)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

GAFCA Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2020)

Ensemble Cast

Knives Out (2019)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2020)

Ensemble of the Decade

Knives Out (2019)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2018)

Ensemble Cast

The Shape of Water (2017)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2009)

Supporting Actor
As John Givings

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Golden Globes, USA

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2016)

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

99 Homes (2014)

Golden Schmoes Awards

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor of the Year

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Gotham Awards

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Ensemble Performance

Take Shelter (2011)

Gotham Independent Film Award [Winner] (2007)

Best Ensemble Performance
Tied with Talk to Me (2007).

Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)

Hawaii Film Critics Society

HFCS Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Tied with Jeff Bridges for Hell or High Water (... More

Tied with Jeff Bridges for Hell or High Water (2016).


Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

IFJA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

IFJA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Actor

Elvis & Nixon (2016)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

ICP Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor
9th place.

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

ICP Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor
5th place.

99 Homes (2014)

ICP Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Lead Performance
Tied with Michael Fassbender for Shame (2011).

Take Shelter (2011)

ICP Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Supporting Performance
5th place.

Revolutionary Road (2008)

ICP Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Lead Performance
9th place.

Bug (2006)

International Cinephile Society Awards

ICS Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

Halfway Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Actor

Midnight Special (2016)

INOCA [Nominee] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

INOCA [Nominee] (2009)

Best Supporting Actor

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

IOMA [Nominee] (2013)

Best Actor (Miglior attore protagonista)

Take Shelter (2011)

IOMA [Nominee] (2009)

Best Supporting Actor (Miglior attore non protagonista)

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Jupiter Award

Jupiter Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best International Actor

Man of Steel (2013)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

KCFCC Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

Sierra Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

ALFS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Supporting Actor of the Year

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

LAFCA Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

LAFCA Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

NSFC Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

NSFC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

New York Film Critics, Online

NYFCO Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Newport Beach Film Festival

Honors [Winner] (2013)

Outstanding Achievement in Acting

The Iceman (2012)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

NTFCA Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

OFCC Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

OFCC Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Body of Work

Nocturnal Animals (2016)
Loving (2016)
Midnight Special (2016)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2020)

Best Ensemble

Knives Out (2019)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Ensemble

The Shape of Water (2017)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

OFTA Television Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Boardwalk Empire (2010)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2009)

Best Supporting Actor

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

Chairman's Vanguard Award [Winner] (2018)


The Shape of Water (2017)

Ensemble Cast Award [Winner] (2009)


Revolutionary Road (2008)

Phoenix Critics Circle

PCC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

PCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

The Shape of Water (2017)

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

99 Homes (2014)

Prism Awards

Prism Award [Nominee] (2012)

Performance in a Feature Film

Take Shelter (2011)

RiverRun International Film Festival

Emerging Master [Winner] (2011)


San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

SDFCS Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Body of Work

Nocturnal Animals (2016)
Midnight Special (2016)
Loving (2016)
Elvis & Nixon (2016)

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

SDFCS Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

SFFCC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

SFFCC Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Virtuoso Award [Winner] (2009)


Revolutionary Road (2008)

Satellite Awards

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Nine Perfect Strangers (2021)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

The Shape of Water (2017)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actor in a Motion Picture

Take Shelter (2011)

Satellite Award [Winner] (2008)

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Revolutionary Road (2008)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

Actor [Nominee] (2016)

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

99 Homes (2014)

Actor [Winner] (2012)

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

Boardwalk Empire (2010)

Actor [Winner] (2011)

Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

Boardwalk Empire (2010)

Seattle Film Critics Society

SFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

The Shape of Water (2017)

SFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Villain

The Shape of Water (2017)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actor

The Shape of Water (2017)

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Supporting Actor

Revolutionary Road (2008)

The Webby Awards

Webby Award [Nominee] (2014)

Video - Best Individual Performance

Michael Shannon Reads the Insane Delta Gamma Sorority Letter (2013)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

TFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

TFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

TFCA Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

VFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor

99 Homes (2014)

VFCC Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Village Voice Film Poll

VVFP Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor
10th place.

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

VVFP Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Supporting Actor
4th place.

99 Homes (2014)

VVFP Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Supporting Actor

Nocturnal Animals (2016)

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Actor

Take Shelter (2011)