Academy Awards, USA (2018)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Golden Globes, USA (2018)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy

James Franco

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2018)

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

James Franco

Austin Film Critics Association (2017)

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Awards Circuit Community Awards (2017)

Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders) [Winner]

Honorable Mentions

James Franco

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

James Franco

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2018)

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Actor in a Comedy

James Franco

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy

Capri, Hollywood (2017)

Capri Actor Award [Winner]


James Franco

Capri Adapted Screenplay Award [Winner]


Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Casting Society of America, USA (2018)

Artios [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Studio or Independent Feature - Comedy

Rich Delia

Central Ohio Film Critics Association (2018)

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (2017)

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

CinEuphoria Awards (2019)

CinEuphoria [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress - International Competition

Sharon Stone

Denver Film Critics Society (2018)

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy Film

Detroit Film Critics Society, US (2017)

DFCS Award [Winner]

Best Actor

James Franco

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Empire Awards, UK (2018)

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy

Film Independent Spirit Awards (2018)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Male Lead

James Franco

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards (2017)

FFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

FFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics (2018)

Dorian Award [Nominee]

Film Performance of the Year - Actor

James Franco

Dorian Award [Nominee]

Campy Flick of the Year

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA) (2018)

GAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

GAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

GAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Gold Derby Awards (2018)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Lead Actor

James Franco

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Golden Schmoes Awards (2017)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Actor of the Year

James Franco

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Line of the Year

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Comedy of the Year

Golden Trailer Awards (2018)

Golden Trailer [Winner]

Best Viral Campaign

A24

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best Comedy TV Spot

A24

Gotham Awards (2017)

Gotham Independent Film Award [Winner]

Best Actor

James Franco

Gran Premio Internazionale del Doppiaggio (2018)

Film Award [Nominee]

Best Adaptation

Hawaii Film Critics Society (2018)

HFCS Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

HFCS Award [Winner]

Best Makeup

Andy Clement

HFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Film

HFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Director

James Franco

HFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

HFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Stacey Schroeder

Hollywood Film Awards (2017)

Hollywood Film Award [Winner]

Screenwriter of the Year

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Indiewire Critics' Poll (2017)

ICP Award [Nominee]

Best Lead Actor

James Franco

Iowa Film Critics Awards (2018)

IFC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards (2017)

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy Film

London Critics Circle Film Awards (2018)

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Actor of the Year

James Franco

Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Awards (2017)

LAOFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy/Musical Film

LAOFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Michael H. Weber
Scott Neustadter

LAOFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

National Board of Review, USA (2017)

NBR Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Films

Nevada Film Critics Society (2017)

NFCS Award [Winner]

Best Actor

James Franco

NFCS Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

New Mexico Film Critics (2017)

NMFC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

North Carolina Film Critics Association (2018)

NCFCA Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

NCFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

OFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

OFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Online Film & Television Association (2018)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2017)

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Phoenix Critics Circle (2017)

PCC Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy Film

PCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards (2017)

PFCS Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay Adapted from Other Material

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

PFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

James Franco

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards (2017)

SDFCS Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

SDFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

SDFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Comedic Performance

James Franco

San Francisco Film Critics Circle (2017)

SFFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

SFFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

San Sebastián International Film Festival (2017)

Feroz Zinemaldia Award [Winner]


James Franco

Golden Seashell [Winner]

Best Film

James Franco

Sant Jordi Awards (2018)

Sant Jordi [Winner]

Best Actor in a Foreign Film (Mejor Actor en Película Extranjera)

James Franco
For Why Him?

Satellite Awards (2017)

Satellite Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Motion Picture

James Franco

Seattle Film Critics Awards (2017)

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards (2017)

SEFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

SEFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US (2017)

SLFCA Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

SLFCA Award [Winner]

Special Merit (for best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment)

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Toronto International Film Festival (2017)

People's Choice Award [Nominee]

Midnight Madness

James Franco

Utah Film Critics Association Awards (2017)

UFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

UFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards (2017)

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

James Franco

Writers Guild of America, USA (2018)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Adapted Screenplay

Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber