awards & nominations

The King's Speech (2010)

Anthony Andrews as "Stanley Baldwin"

England's Prince Albert (Colin Firth) must ascend the throne as King George VI, but he has a speech impediment. Knowing that the country needs her husband to be able to communicate effectively, Elizabeth (Helena Bonham Carter) hires Lionel Logue (Geoffrey Rush), an Australian actor and speech therapist, to help him overcome his stammer. An extraordinary friendship develops between the two men, as Logue uses unconventional means to teach the monarch how to speak with confidence.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)WonOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Brideshead Revisited (1981)

A young painter becomes involved with an eccentric aristocratic family.

Golden Globe (1983)WonBest Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1981)WonActor