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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1985 Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
The Killing Fields (1984)

Golden Globes, USA

1995 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Law & Order (1990)
1993 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
I'll Fly Away (1991)
1992 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
I'll Fly Away (1991)
1985 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
The Killing Fields (1984)
1983 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Oppenheimer (1980)
1975 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
The Great Gatsby (1974)
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
The Great Gatsby (1974)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2000 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
For playing: "Jack McCoy".
1999 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
For playing: "Jack McCoy".
1997 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
For playing: "Jack McCoy".
1996 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Series
Lost Civilizations (1995)
Shared with:
1994 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special
I'll Fly Away: Then and Now (1993)
For playing "Forrest Bedford".
1993 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
I'll Fly Away (1991)
For playing "Forrest Bedford".
1992 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
I'll Fly Away (1991)
For playing: "Forrest Bedford".
1974 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Best Supporting Actor in Drama
The Glass Menagerie (1973)
For playing: "Tom Wingfield".

BAFTA Awards

1985 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
The Killing Fields (1984)
1981 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Actor
Oppenheimer (1980)

American Television Awards

1993 Winner
American Television Award
Best Actor in a Dramatic Series
I'll Fly Away (1991)

Gemini Awards

2002 Winner
Gemini
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
The Matthew Shepard Story (2002)

Online Film & Television Association

2015 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Grace and Frankie (2015)
1999 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Actor in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)

Satellite Awards

2000 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Series, Drama
Law & Order (1990)
1998 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Series, Drama
Law & Order (1990)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2004 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
2002 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
2001 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
2000 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
1999 Winner
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
1998 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
1997 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
1996 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:
1995 Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
Shared with:

TV Guide Awards

2001 Nominee
TV Guide Award
Actor of the Year in a Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
2000 Nominee
TV Guide Award
Favorite Actor in a Drama
Law & Order (1990)

Viewers for Quality Television Awards

2000 Nominee
Q Award
Best Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
1999 Nominee
Q Award
Best Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
1998 Nominee
Q Award
Best Actor in a Quality Drama Series
Law & Order (1990)
1993 Nominee
Q Award
Best Actor in a Quality Drama Series
I'll Fly Away (1991)
1992 Nominee
Q Award
Best Actor in a Quality Drama Series
I'll Fly Away (1991)

Walk of Fame

2010 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Television
On January 7, 2010. At 7040 Hollywood Blvd.

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