Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Supporting Actress

Black Panther (2018)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Supporting Actress on Television

The Walking Dead (2010)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Supporting Actress on Television

The Walking Dead (2010)

Saturn Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Supporting Actress on Television

The Walking Dead (2010)

Acapulco Black Film Festival

Hollywood Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Actress

Mother of George (2013)

Black Reel Awards

Black Reel [Winner] (2014)

Outstanding Actress, Motion Picture

Mother of George (2013)

Black Reel [Nominee] (2014)

Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Female

Mother of George (2013)

Black Reel Awards for Television

Black Reel [Nominee] (2017)

Outstanding Supporting Actress, Drama Series

The Walking Dead (2010)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

BSFC Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Ensemble Cast

The Visitor (2007)

Chlotrudis Awards

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Actress

Mother of George (2013)

Gotham Awards

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee] (2008)

Best Ensemble Performance

The Visitor (2007)

Image Awards

Image Award [Nominee] (2018)

Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture

All Eyez on Me (2017)

Image Award [Nominee] (2016)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

The Walking Dead (2010)

Method Fest

Best Supporting Actress [Winner] (2008)


The Visitor (2007)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

WFCC Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Actress

Mother of George (2013)

Invisible Woman Award [Nominee] (2011)


3 Backyards (2010)