Primetime Emmy Awards (2009)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Costumes for a Series

Jo Katsaras
Zureta Schulz

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Gabriel Yared

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

CCH Pounder

AFI Awards, USA (2010)

AFI Award [Winner]

TV Program of the Year

Casting Society of America, USA (2009)

Artios [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Television Pilot - Drama

David Rubin
Richard Hicks

Costume Designers Guild Awards (2010)

CDG Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Contemporary Television Series

Jo Katsaras

Crime Thriller Awards, UK (2008)

Dagger [Nominee]

Best Leading Actress

Jill Scott

Dagger [Nominee]

Best TV Drama, Serial or Season

Image Awards (NAACP) (2010)

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Drama Series

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series

Jill Scott

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Anika Noni Rose

NAMIC Vision Awards (2010)

Vision Award [Winner]

Best Performance- Drama

Jill Scott

Vision Award [Winner]

Drama

Online Film & Television Association (2009)

OFTA Television Award [Winner]

Best Music in a Series

OFTA Television Award [Winner]

Best New Theme Song in a Series, Motion Picture or Miniseries

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Costume Design in a Series

Satellite Awards (2009)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Series, Drama

Lucian Msamati

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Series, Drama

Lucian Msamati

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Series, Drama

Jill Scott

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Anika Noni Rose

Television Critics Association Awards (2009)

TCA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding New Program of the Year

Women's Image Network Awards (2009)

WIN Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actress Drama Series

Jill Scott