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Helen Elizabeth Hunt (born June 15, 1964) is an American actress, director, and screenwriter. She is best known for starring as Jamie Buchman in the sitcom Mad About You
Mad About You
(1992–1999), for which she won four Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, and for starring as Carol Connelly in the romantic comedy film As Good as It Gets
As Good as It Gets
(1997), for which she won the Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Actress. Hunt's other notable films include Twister (1996), Cast Away
Cast Away
(2000), What Women Want
What Women Want
(2000), Pay It Forward (2000), and The Sessions (2012). Hunt's performance in The Sessions garnered her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She made her directorial debut with the comedy-drama film Then She Found Me
Then She Found Me
(2007). Hunt has also won four Golden Globe Awards
Golden Globe Awards
and two Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
Awards.

Contents

1 Early life 2 Career 3 Personal life 4 Filmography 5 Awards and nominations 6 References 7 External links

Early life[edit] Hunt was born in Culver City, California. Her mother, Jane Elizabeth (née Novis), worked as a photographer, and her father, Gordon Hunt, was a film, voice and stage director and acting coach.[1] Her uncle, Peter H. Hunt, is also a director. Her maternal grandmother, Dorothy (Anderson) Fries, was a voice coach.[2] Hunt's paternal grandmother was from a German Jewish family, while Hunt's other grandparents were of English descent (her maternal grandfather was born in England), with a Methodist
Methodist
religious background.[3][4][5][6] When she was three, Hunt's family moved to New York City, where her father directed theatre and Hunt attended plays as a child several times a week.[7] Hunt studied ballet, and briefly attended UCLA.[7][8][9] Career[edit] Hunt began working as a child actress in the 1970s.[7] Her early roles included an appearance as Murray Slaughter's daughter on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, alongside Lindsay Wagner
Lindsay Wagner
in an episode of The Bionic Woman, an appearance in an episode of Ark II
Ark II
called "Omega", and a regular role in the television series The Swiss Family Robinson.[7] She appeared as a marijuana-smoking classmate on an episode of The Facts of Life. Hunt also played a young woman who, while on PCP, jumps out of a second-story window, in a 1982 TV movie called Desperate Lives (a scene which she mocked during a Saturday Night Live monologue in 1994).[10] That same year, Hunt was cast on the ABC sitcom It Takes Two, which lasted a single season. She played Jennie in the 1983 television movie Bill: On His Own, co-starring Mickey Rooney
Mickey Rooney
and, later that year, was cast in the lead role of Tami Maida in the fact-based TV movie Quarterback Princess. In the mid-1980s, she had a recurring role on St. Elsewhere
St. Elsewhere
as Clancy Williams, the girlfriend of Dr. Jack "Boomer" Morrison, and had a notable guest appearance as a cancer-stricken mother-to-be in a two-part episode of Highway to Heaven. Feature film roles around this time included Girls Just Want to Have Fun (1985) with Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker
and Shannen Doherty, Peggy Sue Got Married (1986) as Kathleen Turner's daughter, Project X (1987) with Matthew Broderick, and Stealing Home
Stealing Home
(1988) as Hope Wyatt, the sister of Billy Wyatt, played by Mark Harmon
Mark Harmon
and an all-star cast featuring Jodie Foster, Blair Hunt and Harold Ramis, and Next of Kin (1989) with Patrick Swayze
Patrick Swayze
and Liam Neeson. In the 1990s, after playing the lead female role in the short-lived My Life and Times, Hunt starred in the series Mad About You, winning Emmy Awards for her performances in 1996, 1997, 1998, and 1999.[7] For the last year of the show she and Paul Reiser became the first actors ever to be paid $1,000,000 per episode.[citation needed] Hunt directed several episodes of Mad About You, including the series finale. Her big-screen directorial debut came with the film Then She Found Me, in which she also starred, with Colin Firth
Colin Firth
and Matthew Broderick.[1] She starred with Bill
Bill
Paxton in the 1996 disaster action film Twister, which was the second-highest-grossing film of the year. In 1998, Hunt won an Academy Award for Best Actress
Academy Award for Best Actress
for her role in the movie As Good as It Gets of a waitress and single mother who finds herself falling in love with a misanthropic obsessive-compulsive romance novelist played by Jack Nicholson.[7] After winning the Academy Award, she took time off from movie work to play Viola in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, at Lincoln Center
Lincoln Center
in New York.[11] In 2000, Hunt starred in four films: Dr. T & the Women, with Richard Gere; Pay It Forward, with Kevin Spacey
Kevin Spacey
and Haley Joel Osment; What Women Want, with Mel Gibson; and Cast Away, with Tom Hanks.[7] In 2003, she returned to Broadway in Yasmina Reza's Life x 3.[11] In 2006, Hunt appeared in the ensemble cast film Bobby alongside Demi Moore, Anthony Hopkins, Sharon Stone
Sharon Stone
and William H. Macy. In 2011, in the movie Soul Surfer, she played the mother of the Hawaiian-born champion surfer Bethany Hamilton, on whose life the movie was based.

Hunt at the international consumer goods trade fair Ambiente 2015 in Frankfurt
Frankfurt
where she was "USA Day" guest of honor

In 2012, she starred alongside John Hawkes and William H. Macy
William H. Macy
in The Sessions as sex surrogate Cheryl Cohen-Greene. The movie and her performance were very well reviewed and earned her several award nominations, including an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress. The movie also gained two awards at the Sundance Film Festival. She guest starred in the second season of the VH1
VH1
historical period vampire television series Lady in Red, with Russell Crowe
Russell Crowe
and Jennifer Garner. She owns a production company with Connie Tavel, Hunt/Tavel Productions under Sony Pictures Entertainment.[1] Personal life[edit] Hunt started dating actor Hank Azaria
Hank Azaria
in 1994. They married in 1999, only to divorce 17 months later.[1] She was partnered with producer/writer/director Matthew Carnahan starting in 2001. They have a daughter, Makena Lei Gordon Carnahan, born on May 13, 2004.[1][12] In August 2017, the couple split after 16 years of dating.[13][14] Hunt was one of the demonstrators at the 2017 Women's March
2017 Women's March
held on January 21, 2017, in Washington, D.C.[15] Filmography[edit] Main article: Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
filmography Awards and nominations[edit]

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Hunt has been recognized extensively in her career. In 1998 she won a Golden Globe Award, an Academy Award
Academy Award
and an Emmy Award. Hunt was nominated for an Primetime Emmy Award
Emmy Award
for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series seven years in a row, from 1993 through 1999, winning in the last four years.[16]

Year Work Association Category Result

1993–95 Mad About You Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress – Comedy Series Nominated

1993/96/98 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy Nominated

1994–96 American Comedy Award Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series Won

1994/95/97 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy Won

1995 Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series Won

1995–98 Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series Nominated

1996–98 Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated

1996–99 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress – Comedy Series Won

1997–99 Satellite Awards Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy Nominated

1996 Twister Blockbuster Entertainment Award Favorite Actress – Action/Adventure[citation needed] Won

Saturn Awards Best Actress Nominated

MTV Movie Awards Best Performance Nominated

1997 As Good as It Gets Academy Awards Best Actress Won

American Comedy Awards Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role) Won

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards Favorite Actress – Video[citation needed] Won

Florida Film Critics Circle Best Actress Won

Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Won

Satellite Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Won

Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role Won

Chicago Film Critics Association Best Actress Nominated

Empire Awards Best Actress Nominated

MTV Movie Awards Best Performance Nominated

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress Nominated

1999 Mad About You American Comedy Awards Funniest Female Performer in a TV Series Nominated

People's Choice Awards Favorite Female Television Performer Won

2000 What Women Want Blockbuster Entertainment Awards Favorite Actress – Comedy/Romance[citation needed] Won

Cast Away Favorite Supporting Actress – Drama[citation needed] Won

MTV Movie Awards Best Kiss (shared with Tom Hanks) Nominated

2005 Empire Falls Gracie Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress – Drama Special[citation needed] Won

2006 Bobby Hollywood Film Festival Ensemble of the Year[citation needed] Won

Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Nominated

2007 Then She Found Me Alliance of Women Film Journalists Best Leap from Actress to Director[17] Won

Ashland Independent Film Festival Rogue Award[citation needed] Won

Palm Springs International Film Festival Best Narrative Feature[citation needed] Won

2012 The Sessions Alliance of Women Film Journalists Best Depiction Of Nudity, Sexuality, or Seduction[18] Won

Independent Spirit Awards Best Supporting Female Won

San Francisco Film Critics Circle Best Supporting Actress Won

St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Won

Sundance Film Festival U.S. Dramatic Special
Special
Jury Prize for Ensemble Acting Won

Academy Award Best Supporting Actress Nominated

BAFTA Award BAFTA Award
BAFTA Award
for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated

Broadcast Film Critics Association Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated

Chicago Film Critics Association Best Actress Nominated

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Nominated

Detroit Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Nominated

Golden Globe Awards Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Nominated

Houston Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Nominated

Online Film Critics Society Best Supporting Actress Nominated

San Diego Film Critics Society Best Actress Nominated

Satellite Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated

Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated

Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Best Supporting Actress Nominated

References[edit]

^ a b c d e Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
at the TCM Movie Database ^ " Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
Takes a Leap of Faith, Lands in 'Pamela Smart'". latimes.  ^ " Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
ancestry".  ^ Robinson, George (2008-02-13). "Then She Found Me'". The New York Jewish Week. Archived from the original on 2009-01-15. Retrieved 2008-04-24.  ^ Nick Johnstone, "How Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
did God", The Jewish Chronicle, August 28, 2008. ^ "Coffee Talk".  ^ a b c d e f g Stated on Inside the Actors Studio, 2001 ^ Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
Biography – Yahoo! Movies ^ Cohn, Robert A. (2007-11-07). "Paul Reiser kicks off book fest". St. Louis Jewish Light. Archived from the original on 2007-11-09. Retrieved 2007-11-08.  ^ "Helen Hunt's Monologue".  ^ a b Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
at the Internet Broadway Database ^ "Helen Hunt: It's a Girl!". E! Online. May 2004. Archived from the original on 2004-05-27.  ^ Johnson, Zach (August 16, 2017). " Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
and Matthew Carnahan Break Up After 16 Years". E!. Retrieved August 18, 2017.  ^ " Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
splits from boyfriend Matthew Carnahan after 16 years together". Reality TV World. August 17, 2017. Retrieved August 18, 2017.  ^ Friedman, Megan; Matthews, Lyndsey (January 21, 2017). "Celebrities Hit the Streets for Women's Marches Around the World". Elle. Retrieved January 29, 2017.  ^ Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Emmys.com. ^ "2008 EDA Awards Winners" awfj.org, accessed May 22, 2016 ^ "2012 EDA Award Winners". 

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Awards for Helen Hunt

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Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Actress

1928–1950

Janet Gaynor
Janet Gaynor
(1928) Mary Pickford
Mary Pickford
(1929) Norma Shearer
Norma Shearer
(1930) Marie Dressler
Marie Dressler
(1931) Helen Hayes
Helen Hayes
(1932) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1933) Claudette Colbert
Claudette Colbert
(1934) Bette Davis
Bette Davis
(1935) Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer
(1936) Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer
(1937) Bette Davis
Bette Davis
(1938) Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
(1939) Ginger Rogers
Ginger Rogers
(1940) Joan Fontaine
Joan Fontaine
(1941) Greer Garson
Greer Garson
(1942) Jennifer Jones
Jennifer Jones
(1943) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1944) Joan Crawford
Joan Crawford
(1945) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1946) Loretta Young
Loretta Young
(1947) Jane Wyman
Jane Wyman
(1948) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1949) Judy Holliday
Judy Holliday
(1950)

1951–1975

Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
(1951) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1952) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1953) Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly
(1954) Anna Magnani
Anna Magnani
(1955) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1956) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1957) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1958) Simone Signoret
Simone Signoret
(1959) Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1960) Sophia Loren
Sophia Loren
(1961) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1962) Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal
(1963) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1964) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(1965) Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1966) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1967) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
/ Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(1968) Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
(1969) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1970) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1971) Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli
(1972) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1973) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(1974) Louise Fletcher
Louise Fletcher
(1975)

1976–2000

Faye Dunaway
Faye Dunaway
(1976) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(1977) Jane Fonda
Jane Fonda
(1978) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1979) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1980) Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn
(1981) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1982) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1983) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1984) Geraldine Page
Geraldine Page
(1985) Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
(1986) Cher
Cher
(1987) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1988) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1989) Kathy Bates
Kathy Bates
(1990) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1991) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1992) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1993) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(1994) Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon
(1995) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow
(1998) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(1999) Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
(2000)

2001–present

Halle Berry
Halle Berry
(2001) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2002) Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
(2003) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Marion Cotillard
Marion Cotillard
(2007) Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet
(2008) Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock
(2009) Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman
(2010) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2011) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2012) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Brie Larson
Brie Larson
(2015) Emma Stone
Emma Stone
(2016) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2017)

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Primetime Emmy Award
Emmy Award
for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Gertrude Berg
Gertrude Berg
(1950) Imogene Coca
Imogene Coca
(1951) Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball
(1952) Eve Arden
Eve Arden
(1953) Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball
(1955) Nanette Fabray
Nanette Fabray
(1956) Jane Wyatt
Jane Wyatt
(1957) Jane Wyatt
Jane Wyatt
(1959) Jane Wyatt
Jane Wyatt
(1960) Barbara Stanwyck
Barbara Stanwyck
(1961) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1962) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1963) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1964) No Award (1965) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1966) Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball
(1967) Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball
(1968) Hope Lange
Hope Lange
(1969) Hope Lange
Hope Lange
(1970) Jean Stapleton
Jean Stapleton
(1971) Jean Stapleton
Jean Stapleton
(1972) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1973) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1974) Valerie Harper
Valerie Harper
(1975) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1976) Bea Arthur
Bea Arthur
(1977) Jean Stapleton
Jean Stapleton
(1978) Ruth Gordon
Ruth Gordon
(1979) Cathryn Damon
Cathryn Damon
(1980) Isabel Sanford
Isabel Sanford
(1981) Carol Kane
Carol Kane
(1982) Shelley Long
Shelley Long
(1983) Jane Curtin
Jane Curtin
(1984) Jane Curtin
Jane Curtin
(1985) Betty White
Betty White
(1986) Rue McClanahan
Rue McClanahan
(1987) Bea Arthur
Bea Arthur
(1988) Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
(1989) Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
(1990) Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley
(1991) Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
(1992) Roseanne Barr
Roseanne Barr
(1993) Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
(1994) Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
(1995) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1998) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1999) Patricia Heaton
Patricia Heaton
(2000) Patricia Heaton
Patricia Heaton
(2001) Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston
(2002) Debra Messing
Debra Messing
(2003) Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker
(2004) Felicity Huffman
Felicity Huffman
(2005) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2006) America Ferrera
America Ferrera
(2007) Tina Fey
Tina Fey
(2008) Toni Collette
Toni Collette
(2009) Edie Falco
Edie Falco
(2010) Melissa McCarthy
Melissa McCarthy
(2011) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2012) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2013) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2014) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2015) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2016) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2017)

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Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical

Judy Holliday
Judy Holliday
(1950) June Allyson
June Allyson
(1951) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1952) Ethel Merman
Ethel Merman
(1953) Judy Garland
Judy Garland
(1954) Jean Simmons
Jean Simmons
(1955) Deborah Kerr
Deborah Kerr
(1956) Kay Kendall
Kay Kendall
/ Taina Elg
Taina Elg
(1957) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1958) Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe
(1959) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1960) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1961) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1962) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1963) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1964) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1965) Lynn Redgrave
Lynn Redgrave
(1966) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1967) Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(1968) Patty Duke
Patty Duke
(1969) Carrie Snodgress (1970) Twiggy
Twiggy
(1971) Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli
(1972) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1973) Raquel Welch
Raquel Welch
(1974) Ann-Margret
Ann-Margret
(1975) Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(1976) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
/ Marsha Mason
Marsha Mason
(1977) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
/ Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
(1978) Bette Midler
Bette Midler
(1979) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1980) Bernadette Peters
Bernadette Peters
(1981) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1982) Julie Walters
Julie Walters
(1983) Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turner
(1984) Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turner
(1985) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1986) Cher
Cher
(1987) Melanie Griffith
Melanie Griffith
(1988) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1989) Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
(1990) Bette Midler
Bette Midler
(1991) Miranda Richardson
Miranda Richardson
(1992) Angela Bassett
Angela Bassett
(1993) Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis
(1994) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(1995) Madonna (1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow
(1998) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1999) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(2000) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2001) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(2002) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(2003) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2006) Marion Cotillard
Marion Cotillard
(2007) Sally Hawkins
Sally Hawkins
(2008) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2009) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2010) Michelle Williams (2011) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2012) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2013) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2014) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2015) Emma Stone
Emma Stone
(2016) Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Ronan
(2017)

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Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy

Donna Reed
Donna Reed
(1962) Inger Stevens
Inger Stevens
(1963) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1964) Anne Francis
Anne Francis
(1965) Marlo Thomas
Marlo Thomas
(1966) Carol Burnett
Carol Burnett
(1967) Diahann Carroll
Diahann Carroll
(1968) Carol Burnett/ Julie Sommars
Julie Sommars
(1969) Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore
(1970) Carol Burnett
Carol Burnett
(1971) Jean Stapleton
Jean Stapleton
(1972) Cher/ Jean Stapleton
Jean Stapleton
(1973) Valerie Harper
Valerie Harper
(1974) Cloris Leachman
Cloris Leachman
(1975) Carol Burnett
Carol Burnett
(1976) Carol Burnett
Carol Burnett
(1977) Linda Lavin
Linda Lavin
(1978) Linda Lavin
Linda Lavin
(1979) Katherine Helmond
Katherine Helmond
(1980) Eileen Brennan
Eileen Brennan
(1981) Debbie Allen
Debbie Allen
(1982) Joanna Cassidy
Joanna Cassidy
(1983) Shelley Long
Shelley Long
(1984) Estelle Getty/ Cybill Shepherd
Cybill Shepherd
(1985) Cybill Shepherd
Cybill Shepherd
(1986) Tracey Ullman
Tracey Ullman
(1987) Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
(1988) Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis
(1989) Kirstie Alley
Kirstie Alley
(1990) Candice Bergen
Candice Bergen
(1991) Roseanne Barr
Roseanne Barr
(1992) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1993) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1994) Cybill Shepherd
Cybill Shepherd
(1995) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1996) Calista Flockhart
Calista Flockhart
(1997) Jenna Elfman
Jenna Elfman
(1998) Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker
(1999) Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker
(2000) Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker
(2001) Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston
(2002) Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker
(2003) Teri Hatcher
Teri Hatcher
(2004) Mary-Louise Parker
Mary-Louise Parker
(2005) America Ferrera
America Ferrera
(2006) Tina Fey
Tina Fey
(2007) Tina Fey
Tina Fey
(2008) Toni Collette
Toni Collette
(2009) Laura Linney
Laura Linney
(2010) Laura Dern
Laura Dern
(2011) Lena Dunham
Lena Dunham
(2012) Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler
(2013) Gina Rodriguez
Gina Rodriguez
(2014) Rachel Bloom
Rachel Bloom
(2015) Tracee Ellis Ross
Tracee Ellis Ross
(2016) Rachel Brosnahan
Rachel Brosnahan
(2017)

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Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female

Anjelica Huston
Anjelica Huston
(1987) Rosanna DeSoto (1988) Laura San Giacomo
Laura San Giacomo
(1989) Sheryl Lee Ralph (1990) Diane Ladd
Diane Ladd
(1991) Alfre Woodard
Alfre Woodard
(1992) Lili Taylor
Lili Taylor
(1993) Dianne Wiest
Dianne Wiest
(1994) Mare Winningham
Mare Winningham
(1995) Elizabeth Peña
Elizabeth Peña
(1996) Debbi Morgan
Debbi Morgan
(1997) Lynn Redgrave
Lynn Redgrave
(1998) Chloë Sevigny
Chloë Sevigny
(1999) Zhang Ziyi
Zhang Ziyi
(2000) Carrie-Anne Moss
Carrie-Anne Moss
(2001) Emily Mortimer
Emily Mortimer
(2002) Shohreh Aghdashloo
Shohreh Aghdashloo
(2003) Virginia Madsen
Virginia Madsen
(2004) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2005) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2006) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2007) Penélope Cruz
Penélope Cruz
(2008) Mo'Nique
Mo'Nique
(2009) Dale Dickey (2010) Shailene Woodley
Shailene Woodley
(2011) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(2012) Lupita Nyong'o
Lupita Nyong'o
(2013) Patricia Arquette
Patricia Arquette
(2014) Mya Taylor (2015) Molly Shannon
Molly Shannon
(2016) Allison Janney
Allison Janney
(2017)

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Satellite Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture

Musical or Comedy (1996–2010, retired)

Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow
(1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Christina Ricci
Christina Ricci
(1998) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1999) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(2000) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2001) Jennifer Westfeldt
Jennifer Westfeldt
(2002) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(2003) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2006) Ellen Page
Ellen Page
(2007) Sally Hawkins
Sally Hawkins
(2008) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2009) Anne Hathaway
Anne Hathaway
(2010)

Motion Picture Drama (1996–2010, retired)

Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(1996) Judi Dench
Judi Dench
(1997) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(1998) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(1999) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(2000) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(2001) Diane Lane
Diane Lane
(2002) Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
(2003) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(2004) Felicity Huffman
Felicity Huffman
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Marion Cotillard
Marion Cotillard
(2007) Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie
(2008) Shohreh Aghdashloo
Shohreh Aghdashloo
(2009) Noomi Rapace
Noomi Rapace
(2010)

Motion Picture (2011–present)

Viola Davis
Viola Davis
(2011) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2012) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Ronan
(2015) Isabelle Huppert‎ / Ruth Negga
Ruth Negga
(2016) Sally Hawkins
Sally Hawkins
/ Diane Kruger
Diane Kruger
(2017)

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Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1994) Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon
(1995) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow
(1998) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(1999) Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
(2000) Halle Berry
Halle Berry
(2001) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(2002) Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
(2003) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(2007) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2008) Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock
(2009) Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman
(2010) Viola Davis
Viola Davis
(2011) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2012) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Brie Larson
Brie Larson
(2015) Emma Stone
Emma Stone
(2016) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2017)

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Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series

Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1994) Christine Baranski
Christine Baranski
(1995) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(1996) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(1997) Tracey Ullman
Tracey Ullman
(1998) Lisa Kudrow
Lisa Kudrow
(1999) Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker
(2000) Megan Mullally
Megan Mullally
(2001) Megan Mullally
Megan Mullally
(2002) Megan Mullally
Megan Mullally
(2003) Teri Hatcher
Teri Hatcher
(2004) Felicity Huffman
Felicity Huffman
(2005) America Ferrera
America Ferrera
(2006) Tina Fey
Tina Fey
(2007) Tina Fey
Tina Fey
(2008) Tina Fey
Tina Fey
(2009) Betty White
Betty White
(2010) Betty White
Betty White
(2011) Tina Fey
Tina Fey
(2012) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2013) Uzo Aduba
Uzo Aduba
(2014) Uzo Aduba
Uzo Aduba
(2015) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2016) Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
(2017)

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