• Brian  Dennehy

    Brian Dennehy

    Born on July 9th, 1938

    From Bridgeport, Connecticut

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Our Fathers Poster

Our Fathers

In this film based on the Boston archdiocese scandal, tenacious attorney Mitchell Garabedian (Ted Danson) risks his career to pursue legal action against the Catholic Church, which is accused of facilitating the sexual abuse of numerous boys, including the sons of Mary Ryan (Ellen Burstyn). Cardinal Bernard Law (Christopher Plummer) strives to contain any evidence that might reveal his involvement in the scandal, but Father Spagnolia (Brian Dennehy) denounces the conspiracy.

Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2001)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Golden Globe (2001)
Won
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
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Murder in the Heartland

A 19-year-old (Tim Roth) begins a killing rampage when he is forbidden to see his 14-year-old girlfriend (Fairuza Balk) in 1958 Nebraska.

Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie