awards & nominations

Blue Jasmine (2013)

Sally Hawkins as "Ginger"

After her marriage to a wealthy businessman (Alec Baldwin) collapses, New York socialite Jasmine (Cate Blanchett) flees to San Francisco and the modest apartment of her sister, Ginger (Sally Hawkins). Although she's in a fragile emotional state and lacks job skills, Jasmine still manages to voice her disapproval of Ginger's boyfriend, Chili (Bobby Cannavale). Jasmine begrudgingly takes a job in a dentist's office, while Ginger begins dating a man (Louis C.K.) who's a step up from Chili.

Academy Award (2013)NominatedActor in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)NominatedSupporting Actress
Golden Globe (2013)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

An Education (2009)

Sally Hawkins as "Sarah"

Despite her sheltered upbringing, Jenny (Carey Mulligan) is a teen with a bright future; she's smart, pretty, and has aspirations of attending Oxford University. When David (Peter Sarsgaard), a charming but much older suitor, motors into her life in a shiny automobile, Jenny gets a taste of adult life that she won't soon forget.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)NominatedOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Happy-Go-Lucky (2008)

Sally Hawkins as "Poppy"

Teacher Poppy Cross (Sally Hawkins) is an eternal optimist who lives with her more cynical friend Zoe (Alexis Zegerman). Deciding she wants to learn to drive, she starts taking lessons from Scott (Eddie Marsan), a tense and downbeat instructor who believes Poppy's levity reflects a lack of seriousness. Although they clash, Poppy is not deterred from her goal. Meanwhile, she starts dating Tim, a social worker who came to her school to help a child.

Golden Globe (2008)WonBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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