Awards Won by Kevin Spacey

  • 2015, Golden Globe Award
    for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Series, The House of Cards
  • 2015, Screen Actors Guild Award
    for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series, The House of Cards
  • 2012, Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award
    For the film, Margin Call.
  • 2012, The Helen Hayes Tribute
    Presented to actor and arts advocate Kevin Spacey.
  • 2011, Edwin Booth Lifetime Achievement Award
    The Edwin Booth Lifetime Achievement Award honors a theatre luminary for his/her body of work.
  • 2010, honorary Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)
    Awarded by Prince Charles in recognition for Kevin Spacey's work at London's Old Vic theatre.
  • 2009, Variety Club Award
    For Outstanding Contribution to British Theatre
  • 2009, National Pell Award
    For Distinguished Achievement in the Arts
  • 2009, Monte Cristo Award
    The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's 9th Annual Award
  • 2008, ShoWest Convention, USA
    Special Award Best Ensemble for 21 (2008)
    Shared With: Jim Sturgess, Kate Bosworth,
    Laurence Fishburne, Aaron Yoo, Liza Lapira, Jacob Pitts, Josh Gad
  • 2007, What's On Stage Theatre Goers' Choice Award
    Best Actor in a Play
    Eugene O'Neill's 'A Moon for the Misbegotten'
  • 2006, What's On Stage Theatre Goers' Choice Award
    Best Actor in a Play
    William Shakespeare's 'Richard II'
  • 2006, 19th Annual Will Award
    William Shakespeare Award for Classical Theatre
  • 2002, Young Hollywood Awards
    Role Model Award
  • 2002, San Francisco International Film Festival
    Peter J. Owens Award
  • 2001, Golden Apple Awards
    Golden Apple
    Male Star of the Year
  • 2000, Online Film Critics Society Awards
    OFCS Award
    Best Ensemble Cast Performance for American Beauty (1999)
    Shared With: Annette Bening, Wes Bentley, Thora Birch, Chris Cooper, Peter Gallagher, Allison Janney, Mena Suvari

    OFCS Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Russian Guild of Film Critics
    Golden Aries
  • 2000, Academy Award
    Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, BAFTA Film Award
    Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
    American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards
    DFWFCA Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Florida Film Critics Circle Awards
    FFCC Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards
    KCFCC Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards
    Sierra Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, London Critics Circle Film Awards
    ALFS Award
    Actor of the Year for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Chlotrudis Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Chicago Film Critics Association Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards
    SEFCA Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 2000, Sundance Film Festival
    Tribute to Independent Vision Award
  • 2000, Screen Actors Guild Awards
    Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Theatrical Motion Picture for American Beauty (1999)

    Shared With: Annette Bening, Wes Bentley, Thora Birch, Chris Cooper, Peter Gallagher, Allison Janney, Mena Suvari

    Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for American Beauty (1999)
  • 1999, Laurence Olivier Theatre Award
    Best Actor in a Play for The Iceman Cometh
  • 1999, Boston Film Festival
    Film Excellence Award
  • 1999, Walk of Fame
    Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
    October 5, 1999
    At 6801 Hollywood Blvd
  • 1999, San Diego Film Critics Society Awards
    SDFCS Award
    Best Actor for American Beauty (1999)
  • 1999, Toronto Film Critics Association Awards
    TFCA Award
    Best Performance, Male for American Beauty (1999)
  • 1998, Cinequest San Jose Film Festival
    Maverick Tribute Award
  • 1998, Chlotrudis Award
    Best Supporting Actor for L.A. Confidential (1997)
  • 1998, Empire Awards, UK
    Empire Award
    Best Actor for L.A. Confidential (1997)
  • 1998, London Critics Circle Theater Awards
    Best Actor for The Iceman Cometh
  • 1997, Boston Society of Film Critics Award
    Best Supporting Actor for L.A. Confidential (1997)
  • 1997, Society of Texas Film Critics Awards
    STFC Award
    Best Supporting Actor for Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
  • 1996, Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
    Critics Choice Award
  • 1996, Chicago Film Critics Association Award
    Best Supporting Actor for The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • 1996, Chlotrudis Award
    Best Supporting Actor for The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • 1996, Academy Award
    Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role, The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • 1996, Dallas Film Critics Association Awards
    DFWFCA Award
    Best Supporting Actor for The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • 1996, MTV Movie Awards
    MTV Movie Award
    Best Villain for Se7en (1995)
  • 1995, Boston Society of Film Critics Award
    Best Supporting Actor for The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • 1995, National Board of Review, USA
    NBR Award
    Best Acting by an Ensemble for The Usual Suspects (1995)
    Shared With: Stephen Baldwin, Gabriel Byrne, Benicio Del Toro, Kevin Pollak, Chazz Palminteri, Pete Postlethwaite, Suzy Amis, Giancarlo Esposito
  • 1995, NBR Award
    Best Supporting Actor for The Usual Suspects (1995)
    Also for Se7en
  • 1995, New York Film Critics Circle Awards
    NYFCC Award
    Best Supporting Actor for Se7en (1995)
    Also for The Usual Suspects, Swimming with Sharks and Outbreak
  • 1995, Seattle International Film Festival
    Golden Space Needle Award
    Best Actor for The Usual Suspects (1995)
  • 1992, Valladolid International Film Festival
    Best Actor for Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
    Shared With: Jack Lemmon, Al Pacino, Ed Harris, Alan Arkin, Alec Baldwin, Jonathan Pryce
  • 1991, Tony Award
    Best Featured Actor in a Play for Lost in Yonkers (1991)
  • 1991, Drama Desk Award
    Best Featured Actor in a Play for Lost in Yonkers (1991)

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QuoteThis has definitely been the highlight of my dayQuote -- Kevin Spacey on winning
the winning the Best Actor Oscar for his performance in 'American Beauty', 1999