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Sidney Poitier

Sidney Poitier

Sidney Poitier

Born
Februry 20, 1927
Birthplace
Miami, Florida
    1999
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards, Life Achievement Award
    1997
  • Emmy (Primetime), Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for Mandela and de Klerk
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards, Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries for Mandela and de Klerk
    1991
  • Emmy (Primetime), Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for Separate but Equal
  • Golden Globe, Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television for Separate but Equal
    1982
  • Golden Globe, Cecille B. DeMille Award
    1971
  • Golden Globe, Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
    1970
  • Golden Globe, Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
    1969
  • Golden Globe, Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
    1967
  • British Academy of Film & Television Arts, Foreign Actor for In the Heat of the Night
  • Golden Globe, Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for In the Heat of the Night
    1966
  • British Academy of Film & Television Arts, Foreign Actor for A Patch of Blue
    1965
  • Golden Globe, Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for A Patch of Blue
    1964
  • British Academy of Film & Television Arts, Foreign Actor for Lilies of the Field
    1963
  • Academy Award, Best Actor for Lilies of the Field
  • Golden Globe, Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for Lilies of the Field
    1961
  • Golden Globe, Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for A Raisin in the Sun
  • British Academy of Film & Television Arts, Foreign Actor for A Raisin in the Sun
    1959
  • Golden Globe, Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical for Porgy and Bess
    1958
  • Golden Globe, Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama for The Defiant Ones
  • British Academy of Film & Television Arts, Foreign Actor for The Defiant Ones
  • Academy Award, Best Actor for The Defiant Ones
    1957
  • British Academy of Film & Television Arts, Foreign Actor for Edge of the City
11 programs featuring Sidney Poitier