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2001 Screen Actors Guild Awards acceptance speech

2001 Academy Awards acceptance speech

RŠul JuliŠ Award

Lasting Image Award

GQ International Man of the Year

Piper-Heidsieck Tribute to Independent Vision Award

Stella Adler Award

PRMtD Award

ACLU Bill of Rights Award

 

February 1, 2009

 

Los Premios Goya

Best Actor

The Argentine and Guerrilla.

 

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January 26, 2009

 

Medallas CEC (CŪrculo de Escritores CinematogrŠficos)

Nominated for Best Actor

The Argentine and Guerrilla.

 

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May 25, 2008

 

Benicio received the Best Actor award

at the 61st Cannes Film Festival

for his role as Ernesto "Che" Guevara

in The Argentine and Guerrilla.

 

 

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December 10, 2007

 

Benicio receives the ACLU Bill of Rights Awards for his dedication

to justice and for having been a strong advocate of human rights,

lending his voice and his time to raise public awareness.

His long-term support of Amnesty International's work,

demonstrates his commitment to social justice. The ACLU is

proud to honor him for utilizing his great talent to focus

attention on human rights and social justice.

 

(Photograph by J. Strauss/WireImage)

 

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March 19, 2004

 

Puerto Ricans Making the Difference (PRMtD) Awards Gala, Miami

Benicio received a PRMtD Award for serving as a positive role model

 

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February 12, 2004

 

International Cinephile Society Awards

Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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February 5, 2004

 

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

Best Supporting Actor (Runner Up)

21 Grams

 

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February 5, 2004

 

Internet Movie Awards

Nominated for Favorite Actor in a Supporting Role

21 Grams

 

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February 4, 2004

 

Bubakar Awards

Nominated for Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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January 27, 2004

 

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Nominated for Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

 

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January 23, 2004

 

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

Nominated for Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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January 19, 2004

 

Orange British Academy Film Awards

Nominated for Actor in a Leading Role

21 Grams

 

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January 15, 2004

 

Screen Actors Guild

Nominated for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor

in a Supporting Role

21 Grams

 

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January 13, 2004

 

Iowa Film Critics Association

Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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January 13, 2004

 

Phoenix Film Critics Society

Best Ensemble Acting

21 Grams

 

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January 7, 2004

 

Los Angeles Film Critics Association

Best Supporting Actor (Runner Up)

21 Grams

 

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January 7, 2004

 

Cinemarati Awards

Nominated for Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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January 5, 2004

 

Phoenix Film Critics Society

Nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

21 Grams

 

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January 5, 2004

 

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Sierra Awards

Nominated for Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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December 19, 2003

 

Washington, DC Area Film Critics Association

Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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December 17, 2003

 

Annual Satellite Awards

Nominated for Actor in a Supporting Role - Drama

21 Grams

 

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December 16, 2003

 

Broadcast Film Critics Association

Nominated for Best Supporting Actor

21 Grams

 

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September 2003

 

Venice International Film Festival

Audience Award for Best Actor

21 Grams

 

 

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January 13, 2002

 

Sundance Film Festival

Benicio received the Piper-Heidsieck Tribute

to Independent Vision Award

 

 

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November 19, 2001

 

Stella By Starlight Gala, NYC

Stella Adler Conservatory alumni Benicio received

the Stella Adler Award

 

 

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September 2, 2001

 

GQ

International Man of the Year

 

 

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June 14, 2001

 

Imagen Foundation Awards

Benicio received the Lasting Image Award

 

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May 25, 2001

 

Orange British Academy Film Awards

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

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April 10, 2001

 

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

Favorite Supporting Actor-Drama

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March 31, 2001

 

Chlotrudis Awards

Best Supporting Actor

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March 23, 2001

 

Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences (Oscars)

Best Supporting Actor

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Photograph by Gary Hershorn/Reuters

 

Read Benicio's Academy Award acceptance speech and special thanks

 

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March 11, 2001

 

Screen Actors Guild

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

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Photograph by Mike Blake/Reuters

 

Read Benicio's Screen Actors Guild's acceptance speech

 

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February 26, 2001

 

Chicago Film Critics Association

Best Supporting Actor

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Photograph by Tom Cruze / Chicago Sun Times

 

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February 18, 2001

 

Berlin Film Festival (Silver Bear Award)

Best Actor

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February 15, 2001

 

First Annual Vancouver Film Critics Awards

Best Actor

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January 21, 2001

 

Hollywood Foreign Press Association (Golden Globes)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

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January 14, 2001

 

New York Film Critics Circle

Best Supporting Actor

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January 2001

 

Kansas City Film Critics Circle

Best Supporting Actor

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January 2001

 

Southeastern Film Critics Association

Best Supporting Actor

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January 6, 2001

 

National Society of Film Critics

Best Supporting Actor

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January 6, 2001

 

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

Best Supporting Actor

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January 2, 2001

 

Online Film Critics Society (O.F.C.S.)

Best Supporting Actor

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(Tied with Philip Seymour Hoffman / Magnolia)

 

 

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December 2000

 

Online Village Voice Film Critics Poll

Best Supporting Performance (Male or Female)

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December 22, 2000

 

Las Vegas Film Critics Society

Best Supporting Actor

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December 22, 2000

 

San Diego Film Critics Society

Best Supporting Actor

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December 21, 2000

 

Toronto Film Critics Association

Best Actor

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1998

 

ALMA Award

(American Latino Media Arts Awards)

Nominated for an Outstanding Individual Performance

in a Crossover Role in a Feature Film

Excess Baggage

 

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1998

 

RŠul JuliŠ Award

San Juan Cinemafest

For his contribution to the Puerto Rican cinema

 

(Benicio with musician Larry Harlow)

 

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March 22, 1997

 

Independent Spirit Awards

Best Supporting Actor

Basquiat

 

Photograph by Shooting Stars Celebrity Photo Agency

 

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March 23, 1996

 

Independent Spirit Awards

Best Supporting Actor

The Usual Suspects

 

Photograph by Richard Chambury (Globe Photos)

 

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