|2013||Independent Spirit Awards||Best First Feature||Fruitvale Station||Won|
|2013||Screen Actors Guild||Best Actor||Lee Daniels' The Butler||Nominated|
|2006||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actor||The Last King of Scotland||Won|
|2006||Black Reel Awards||Best Actor||The Last King of Scotland||Nominated|
|2006||Boston Society of Film Critics||Best Actor||The Last King of Scotland||Won|
by Kelly Woo
Christian Bale is gearing up for another fight -- and just might get another Oscar out of it. The Academy Award winner for "The Fighter" is teaming up with "Crazy Heart" director Scott Cooper for the gritty drama "Out of the...
by Gary Susman
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" is not your typical summer movie. It's a serious historical drama, with a predominantly African-American cast, examining a period that's still a sore spot and a source of controversy (the Civil...
by Erin Whitney
One butler serving in the White House for over three decades sounds like a story made just for the movies. Surprisingly enough it really happened, and thanks to director Lee Daniels and writer Danny Strong (Emmy winner for...
by Alex Suskind
In "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai," Forest Whitaker was a samurai hitman quietly assassinating members of the mob. In "The Last King of Scotland," he was the late Ugandan dictator Idi Amin, overthrowing a government then...
by Kelly Woo
Jane Fonda may be a liberal activist, but her politics didn't figure into her decision to take on the role of Nancy Reagan in "Lee Daniels' The Butler." A new clip from the movie shows Fonda's First Lady talking to White...