Golden Globes, USA (2016)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama

Taraji P. Henson

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Television Series - Drama

Primetime Emmy Awards (2017)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Contemporary Costumes for a Series, Limited Series, or Movie

Paolo Nieddu
Mary C. Lane

Primetime Emmy Awards (2016)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

James Washington

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Costumes for a Contemporary Series, Limited Series or Movie

Paolo Nieddu
Mary C. Lane

Primetime Emmy Awards (2015)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Costumes for a Contemporary Series, Limited Series or Movie

Paolo Nieddu
Eileen McCahill

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Costumes for a Contemporary Series, Limited Series or Movie

Rita McGhee
Sukari McGill

AFI Awards, USA (2016)

AFI Award [Winner]

TV Program of the Year

Art Directors Guild (2016)

Excellence in Production Design Award [Nominee]

One Hour Contemporary Single-Camera Television Series

Steve Saklad
Chris Cleek
Joseph H. Bryant
David Soukup
Harry N. Haase
Joanna Iwanicka
Caroline Perzan

BET Awards (2018)

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Taraji P. Henson
For Acrimony and Proud Mary

BET Awards (2017)

BET Award [Winner]

Best Actress

Taraji P. Henson
For Hidden Figures

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Bryshere Y. Gray
For The New Edition Story

BET Awards (2016)

BET Award [Winner]

Best Actress

Taraji P. Henson

BET Awards (2015)

BET Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Terrence Howard
For Lullaby , St. Vincent and Sabotage

BET Award [Winner]

Best Actress

Taraji P. Henson
For No Good Deed , Think Like a Man Too and From the Rough

BET Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Jussie Smollett

Black Reel Awards for Television (2018)

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Actress, Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Guest Actress, Drama Series

Phylicia Rashad

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Guest Actor, Drama Series

Taye Diggs

Black Reel Awards for Television (2017)

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Music (Comedy, Drama, TV Movie or Limited Series)

Fil Eisler
Jennifer Ross

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor, Drama Series

Terrence Howard

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Actress, Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor, Drama Series

Trai Byers

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Directing, Drama Series

Sanaa Hamri

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Writing, Drama Series

Eric Haywood
Diane Ademu-John

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Guest Performer, Drama Series

Phylicia Rashad

Casting Society of America, USA (2016)

Artios [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Television Pilot - Drama

Leah Daniels Butler
Claire Simon
Shelby Cherniet

Artios [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Television Series - Drama

Leah Daniels Butler
Claire Simon

Costume Designers Guild Awards (2017)

CDG Award [Nominee]

Excellence in a Contemporary Television Series

Paolo Nieddu

Costume Designers Guild Awards (2016)

CDG Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Contemporary Television Series

Rita McGhee

Critics Choice Television Awards (2016)

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Drama Series

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Guest Actor/Actress in a Drama Series

Marisa Tomei

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Most Bingeworthy Show

Critics Choice Television Awards (2015)

Critics' Choice TV Award [Winner]

Best Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Best Drama Series

Critics' Choice TV Award [Nominee]

Most Bingeworthy Show

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) (2016)

Dorian Award [Winner]

TV Performance of the Year - Actress

Taraji P. Henson

Dorian Award [Winner]

Campy TV Show of the Year

GLAAD Media Awards (2016)

GLAAD Media Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Drama Series

Gold Derby Awards (2015)

Gold Derby TV Award [Nominee]

Drama Lead Actress

Taraji P. Henson

Grammy Awards (2016)

Grammy [Nominee]

Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media

Guild of Music Supervisors Awards (2017)

GMS Award [Nominee]

Best Song/Recording Created for Television

Jussie Smollett
Alicia Keys
Jennifer Ross
Dave Jordan
J.R. Rotem
Talay Riley
Eskeerdo

GMS Award [Nominee]

Best Music Supervision in a Television Musical or Comedy

Jennifer Ross
Dave Jordan

Guild of Music Supervisors Awards (2016)

GMS Award [Winner]

Best Music Supervision in a Television Musical or Comedy

Jennifer Ross
Dave Jordan

GMS Award [Winner]

Best Song/Recording Created for Television

James Washington
Jussie Smollett
Justin Bostwick
Jennifer Ross
Dave Jordan

Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards (2018)

Artisan [Nominee]

Best Contemporary Hair Styling - Television and New Media Series

Melissa Forney
Theresa A. Fleming
Nolan Kelly

Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards (2017)

Artisan [Nominee]

Best Contemporary Makeup - Television and New Media Series

Beverly Jo Pryor
Eric Pagdin
Ashunta Sheriff

Artisan [Nominee]

Best Contemporary Hair Styling - Television and New Media Series

Melissa Forney
Theresa A. Fleming
Nolan Kelly

Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards (2016)

Artisan [Nominee]

Best Contemporary Makeup - Television and New Media Series

Beverly Jo Pryor
Ashunta Sheriff

Artisan [Nominee]

Best Contemporary Hair Styling - Television and New Media Series

Melissa Forney
Telona Wilson

Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) (2016)

HMMA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Music Supervision - Television

Jennifer Ross

Image Awards (2018)

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series

Terrence Howard

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Bryshere Y. Gray

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Jussie Smollett

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Trai Byers

Image Awards (2017)

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Jussie Smollett

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Drama Series

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series

Terrence Howard

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Trai Byers

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series

Millicent Shelton

Image Awards (2016)

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Drama Series

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series

Terrence Howard

Image Award [Winner]

Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Bryshere Y. Gray

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Jussie Smollett

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Grace Byers

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Writing in a Dramatic Series

Lee Daniels
Danny Strong

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directing in a Dramatic Series

Lee Daniels

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA (2016)

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Short Form Musical in Television

Joshua Winget

MTV Movie + TV Awards (2017)

MTV Movie + TV Award [Nominee]

Best Kiss

Taraji P. Henson
Terrence Howard

Online Film & Television Association (2016)

OFTA Television Award [Winner]

Best Costume Design in a Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

Online Film & Television Association (2015)

OFTA Television Award [Winner]

Best Actress in a Drama Series

Taraji P. Henson

OFTA Television Award [Winner]

Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series

Jennifer Hudson

OFTA Television Award [Winner]

Best New Theme Song in a Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Drama Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Ensemble in a Drama Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Direction in a Drama Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Writing in a Drama Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design in a Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Costume Design in a Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best Makeup/Hairstyling in a Series

OFTA Television Award [Nominee]

Best New Titles Sequence

People's Choice Awards, USA (2017)

People's Choice Award [Nominee]

Favorite Network TV Drama

Satellite Awards (2015)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Series, Drama

Taraji P. Henson

Seoul International Drama Awards (2015)

Individual Award [Nominee]

Best Screenwriter

Lee Daniels

Individual Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Terrence Howard

Program Award [Nominee]

Best Mini-Series

Teen Choice Awards (2018)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Show: Drama

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actor: Drama

Jussie Smollett

Teen Choice Awards (2017)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actor: Drama

Jussie Smollett

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Show: Drama

Teen Choice Awards (2016)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Show: Drama

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actor: Drama

Terrence Howard

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actor: Drama

Jussie Smollett

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actress: Drama

Taraji P. Henson

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV: Scene Stealer

Sharayah Mitchell

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV: Scene Stealer

Becky G

Teen Choice Awards (2015)

Teen Choice Award [Winner]

Choice TV: Breakout Show

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Show: Drama

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actor: Drama

Terrence Howard

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actor: Drama

Jussie Smollett

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV Actress: Drama

Taraji P. Henson

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV: Chemistry

Trai Byers
Kaitlin Doubleday
Grace Byers
Bryshere Y. Gray
Taraji P. Henson
Terrence Howard
Ta'Rhonda Jones
Serayah
Gabourey Sidibe
Jussie Smollett

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV: Breakout Star

Jussie Smollett

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV: Scene Stealer

Trai Byers

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV: Breakout Star

Bryshere Y. Gray

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Choice TV: Villain

Terrence Howard

Television Critics Association Awards (2015)

TCA Award [Winner]

Program of the Year

TCA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Drama

TCA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding New Program

TCA Award [Nominee]

Individual Achievement in Drama

Taraji P. Henson

Women's Image Network Awards (2015)

WIN Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Drama Series