Golden Globes, USA (2016)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Idris Elba

Golden Globes, USA (2014)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

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

Idris Elba

Golden Globes, USA (2012)

Golden Globe [Winner]

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

Idris Elba

Golden Globes, USA (2011)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

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

Idris Elba

Primetime Emmy Awards (2016)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie

Idris Elba

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Television Movie

Elizabeth Kilgarriff
Marcus Wilson
BBC America

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie

John Conroy

Primetime Emmy Awards (2014)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie

Idris Elba
BBC America

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special

Neil Cross

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Miniseries

Phillippa Giles
Claire Bennett
BBC America

Primetime Emmy Awards (2012)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie

Idris Elba

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special

Sam Miller

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special

Neil Cross

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Miniseries or Movie

Phillippa Giles
Katie Swinden

Primetime Emmy Awards (2011)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Idris Elba

BAFTA Awards (2016)

BAFTA TV Award [Nominee]

Best Leading Actor

Idris Elba

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)

Actor [Winner]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries

Idris Elba

Awards Circuit Community Awards (2012)

ACCA TV [Winner]

Best TV Movie or Mini-Series

ACCA TV [Nominee]

Best Actor (TV Movie or Mini-Series)

Idris Elba

Bafta TV Craft (2014)

BAFTA Television Craft Award [Nominee]

Photography and Lighting

John Conroy
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

BAFTA Television Craft Award [Nominee]

Sound Fiction and Entertainment

Howard Bargroff
Emma Pegram
Mike Grimes
Russell Jeffery

BAFTA Television Craft Award [Nominee]

Best Original Music

Paul Englishby

BET Awards (2016)

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Idris Elba
For Zootopia and Beasts of No Nation

BET Awards (2015)

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Idris Elba
For No Good Deed

BET Awards (2011)

BET Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Idris Elba
For Takers

Black Reel Awards (2016)

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding TV Movie or Limited Series

Marcus Wilson

Black Reel Awards (2012)

Black Reel [Winner]

Outstanding Television or Mini-Series Performance, Male

Idris Elba

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Television or Mini-Series Film

Katie Swinden

Crime Thriller Awards, UK (2013)

Dagger [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Ruth Wilson

Dagger [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Warren Brown

Dagger [Nominee]

Best TV Drama, Serial or Season

Dagger [Nominee]

Best Leading Actor

Idris Elba

Crime Thriller Awards, UK (2011)

Dagger [Winner]

Best Leading Actor

Idris Elba

Dagger [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Ruth Wilson

Crime Thriller Awards, UK (2010)

Dagger [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Saskia Reeves

Critics Choice Television Awards (2016)

Critics' Choice TV Award [Winner]

Best Actor in a Movie Made for Television or Limited Series

Idris Elba

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Movie Made for Television or Limited Series

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress in a Movie Made for Television or Limited Series

Laura Haddock

Critics Choice Television Awards (2014)

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Miniseries

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor in a Movie/Miniseries

Warren Brown

Critics Choice Television Awards (2012)

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries

Idris Elba

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Movie/Miniseries

Edgar Allan Poe Awards (2014)

Edgar [Nominee]

Best Television Episode Teleplay

Neil Cross
BBC Worldwide

Edgar Allan Poe Awards (2011)

Edgar [Winner]

Best Television Episode Teleplay

Neil Cross

Edgar [Nominee]

Best Television Episode Teleplay

Neil Cross

Geneva International Film Festival - Tous Écrans (2011)

Le Reflet d'Or [Nominee]

Best International Television Series

Neil Cross
Sam Miller

Gold Derby Awards (2016)

Gold Derby TV Award [Nominee]

TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor

Idris Elba

Gold Derby Awards (2012)

Gold Derby TV Award [Nominee]

TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor

Idris Elba

Gold Derby Awards (2011)

Gold Derby TV Award [Nominee]

TV Movie or Miniseries

Gold Derby TV Award [Nominee]

TV Movie/Mini Lead Actor

Idris Elba

IGN Summer Movie Awards (2011)

IGN Award [Nominee]

Best TV Hero

Idris Elba

IGN Award [Nominee]

Best TV Villain

Image Awards (2016)

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Idris Elba

Image Awards (2014)

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Idris Elba

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Image Awards (2012)

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Idris Elba

Image Awards (2011)

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Idris Elba

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special

Jupiter Award (2017)

Jupiter Award [Nominee]

Best International TV Series

NAMIC Vision Awards (2011)

Vision Award [Winner]

Drama

National Television Awards, UK (2014)

National Television Award [Nominee]

Radio Times - TV Detective

Idris Elba

Online Film & Television Association (2016)

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Limited Series

Idris Elba

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography in a Non-Series

Royal Television Society, UK (2014)

RTS Television Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Idris Elba

Royal Television Society, UK (2012)

RTS Television Award [Winner]

Best Drama Series

Neil Cross
Katie Swinden

Satellite Awards (2012)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television

Satellite Award [Nominee]

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

Idris Elba

Satellite Awards (2011)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

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

Idris Elba

Satellite Awards (2010)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

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

Ruth Wilson

Satellite Award [Nominee]

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

Idris Elba

Seoul International Drama Awards (2011)

Program Award [Winner]

Best Mini-Series

Television and Radio Industries Club Awards (2014)

TRIC Award [Nominee]

TV Crime Programme of the Year

Televisual Bulldog Awards, UK (2014)

Televisual Bulldog Award [Winner]

Best Drama Series

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)