Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
2009 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actress - Nominated
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Geoffrey Fletcher
2009 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Director - Nominated
Lee Daniels
2009 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Editing - Nominated
Joe Klotz
2009 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Nominated
Lee Daniels, Gary Magness, Sarah Siegel-Magness
2009 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Boston Society of Film Critics
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Actress - Nominated
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Geoffrey Fletcher
2009 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Chicago Film Critics Association
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Detroit Film Critics Society
Best Breakthrough Performance - Won
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Detroit Film Critics Society
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Nominated
Lee Daniels
2009 Florida Film Critics
Best Actress - Won
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Florida Film Critics
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Florida Film Critics
Breakout Artist of the Year - Won
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominated
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Director - Won
Lee Daniels
2009 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Female Lead - Won
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Independent Spirit Awards
Best First Screenplay - Won
Geoffrey Fletcher
2009 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Supporting Female - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 National Board of Review
Breakthrough Performance by an Actress - Won
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 National Society of Film Critics
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Online Film Critics Association
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Producers Guild of America
Producer of the Year - Nominated
Lee Daniels, Gary Magness, Sarah Siegel-Magness
2009 Screen Actors Guild
Best Actress - Nominated
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Screen Actors Guild
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Washington D.C. Film Critics Association
Best Breakthrough Performance - Won
Gabourey Sidibe
2009 Washington D.C. Film Critics Association
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Mo'Nique
2009 Writers Guild of America
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Geoffrey Fletcher
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