awards & nominations

Any Human Heart (2010)

The story of Logan Mountstuart's life, one which spans every decade of the 20th century.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2011)NominatedSupporting Actress

Bleak House (2005)

Gillian Anderson as "Lady Dedlock"

Secrets abound in this 2005 television adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel. Fortunes hang in the balance, awaiting the outcome of a legal case in the Court of Chancery in Victorian London. Meanwhile, the trials and tribulations of those awaiting the case's outcome, weave through Dickens' indictment of the chancery system. Anna Maxwell Martin stars as Esther, with Gillian Anderson as Lady Dedlock, and Denis Lawson as John Jarndyce.

Golden Globe (2007)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2005)NominatedActress

The X-Files (1993)

Gillian Anderson as "FBI Special Agent Dana Scully"

In one of the longest-running science fiction series in network TV history, FBI special agents investigate unexplained, mind-bending cases known as "X-Files." Though the government is convinced that the outlandish reports are false, conspiracy theorist Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and realist Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson), for most of the series, stop at nothing to prove that "the truth is out there." Series creator Chris Carter also serves as executive producer of the thrilling pop-culture phenomenon.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2001)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2000)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1999)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (1999)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1999)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1998)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (1998)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1997)WonOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (1997)WonBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1997)WonOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (1996)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (1996)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1996)WonOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series