awards & nominations

Deadwood (2004)

Brad Dourif as "Doc Cochran"

"Deadwood" is set in a mining town that was not part of any U.S. state or territory in the post-Civil War years, and thus was literally lawless. Deadwood attracts people looking to get rich after a huge gold strike, as well as those looking to capitalize on the lack of organized law in the town, built on land stolen from the Sioux.

Emmy (Primetime) (2004)NominatedOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

Brad Dourif as "Grima Wormtongue"

The sequel to the Golden Globe-nominated and AFI Award-winning "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring," "The Two Towers" follows the continuing quest of Frodo (Elijah Wood) and the Fellowship to destroy the One Ring. Frodo and Sam (Sean Astin) discover they are being followed by the mysterious Gollum. Aragorn (Viggo Mortensen), the Elf archer Legolas and Gimli the Dwarf encounter the besieged Rohan kingdom, whose once great King Theoden has fallen under Saruman's deadly spell.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

Brad Dourif as "Billy Bibbit"

When Randle Patrick McMurphy (Jack Nicholson) gets transferred for evaluation from a prison farm to a mental institution, he assumes it will be a less restrictive environment. But the martinet Nurse Ratched (Louise Fletcher) runs the psychiatric ward with an iron fist, keeping her patients cowed through abuse, medication and sessions of electroconvulsive therapy. The battle of wills between the rebellious McMurphy and the inflexible Ratched soon affects all the ward's patients.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1976)WonSupporting Actor
Academy Award (1975)NominatedActor in a Supporting Role

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