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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1986 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Murphy's Romance (1985)

Golden Globes, USA

1995 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Breathing Lessons (1994)
1994 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Barbarians at the Gate (1993)
1991 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Decoration Day (1990)
1987 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Promise (1986)
1986 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Murphy's Romance (1985)
1985 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Heartsounds (1984)
1982 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical
Bret Maverick (1981)
1980 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Television Series - Drama
The Rockford Files (1974)
1979 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Television Series - Drama
The Rockford Files (1974)
1978 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Television Series - Drama
The Rockford Files (1974)
1964 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
The Wheeler Dealers (1963)
1958 Winner
Golden Globe
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
Sayonara (1957)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1994 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Breathing Lessons (1994)
For playing "Ira Moran".
1993 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Barbarians at the Gate (1993)
For playing "F. Ross Johnson".
1991 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Decoration Day (1990)
For playing "Albert Sidney Finch".
1989 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special
My Name Is Bill W. (1989)
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Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
My Name Is Bill W. (1989)
For playing "Bob Smith".
1987 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special
Promise (1986)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
Promise (1986)
For playing "Bob Beuhler".
1985 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special
Heartsounds (1984)
For playing "Harold Lear".
1982 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Bret Maverick (1981)
For playing: "Bret Maverick".
1980 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
The Rockford Files (1974)
For playing "Jim Rockford".
1979 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
The Rockford Files (1974)
For playing: "Jim Rockford".
1978 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
The Rockford Files (1974)
For playing: "Jim Rockford".
1977 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
The Rockford Files (1974)
For playing: "Jim Rockford".
1976 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
The Rockford Files (1974)
For playing: "Jim Rockford".
1959 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Continuing Character) in a Dramatic Series
Maverick (1957)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2005 Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Grownup Love Story
The Notebook (2004)
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2003 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Grownup Love Story
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (2002)
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American Television Awards

1993 Nominee
American Television Award
Best Actor in a Made for TV Movie
Barbarians at the Gate (1993)

Bambi Awards

1999 Winner
Honorary Bambi
Lifetime Achievement
1977 Winner
Bambi
TV Series International
The Rockford Files (1974)
James Garner was not present at the Awards ceremony.

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

2001 Nominee
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Action Team (Internet Only)
Space Cowboys (2000)
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Golden Apple Awards

1987 Winner
Golden Apple
Male Star of the Year
Together with James Woods.

Golden Boot Awards

1999 Winner
Golden Boot

Laurel Awards

1970 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Comedy Performance
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
1966 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Male Star
13th place.
1965 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Dramatic Performance, Male
The Americanization of Emily (1964)
1964 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Top Male Star
9th place.
Top Action Performance
The Great Escape (1963)
4th place.

Online Film & Television Association

2006 Winner
OFTA TV Hall of Fame
Actors and Actresses

People's Choice Awards, USA

1982 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite Male Performer in a New TV Program
1978 Winner
People's Choice Award
Favorite Male TV Performer

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2005 Winner
Life Achievement Award
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
The Notebook (2004)
1999 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries
Legalese (1998)
1996 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries
The Rockford Files: A Blessing in Disguise (1995)
1995 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries
The Rockford Files: I Still Love L.A. (1994)

Television Critics Association Awards

2010 Winner
Career Achievement Award
2008 Nominee
Career Achievement Award

TV Land Awards

2005 Nominee
TV Land Award
Favorite Private Eye
The Rockford Files (1974)

Walk of Fame

1960 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Television
On 8 February 1960. At 6927 Hollywood Blvd.

Western Heritage Awards

1996 Winner
Bronze Wrangler
Television Feature Film
Streets of Laredo (1995)
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