awards & nominations

The Closer (2005)

Kyra Sedgwick as "Deputy Chief Brenda Johnson"

Brenda Johnson, an Atlanta police detective, moves to Los Angeles and heads up a squad that handles sensitive, high-profile homicides. Although she clashes with some colleagues, her skills as a CIA-trained interrogator prove invaluable in obtaining confessions.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2012)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2011)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)NominatedOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2011)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2010)WonOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2010)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)NominatedOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2009)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2009)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)NominatedOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2008)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2008)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2007)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2007)WonBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Emmy (Primetime) (2006)NominatedOutstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2006)NominatedBest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series

Something to Talk About (1995)

Kyra Sedgwick as "Emma Rae King"

Grace Bichon, who is managing her father's riding-stable, discovers that her husband Eddie is deceiving her with another woman. After confronting him in the middle of the night on the streets of their small home town, she decides to stay at her sister Emma Rae's house for a while to make up her mind. Breaking out of her everyday life, she starts to question the authority of everyone.

Golden Globe (1995)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture