|1950||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actress||Sunset Boulevard||Nominated|
|1950||Hollywood Foreign Press Association||Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama||Sunset Boulevard||Won|
|1950||National Board of Review||Best Actress||Sunset Boulevard||Won|
|1929||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actress||The Trespasser||Nominated|
|1927||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actress||Sadie Thompson||Nominated|
by Gary Susman
It's a longstanding Hollywood myth that the coming of sound pictures in 1927 ruined the careers of most silent stars and forced the studios to find a new generation of Broadway-trained stars with full-throated speaking and...