To Dance With the White Dog Movie Poster

To Dance With the White Dog

Shortly after celebrating 50 years of marriage, elderly farmer Sam Peek (Hume Cronyn) loses his wife, Cora (Jessica Tandy), to a heart attack....

Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Fried Green Tomatoes Movie Poster

Fried Green Tomatoes

On one of trapped housewife Evelyn Couch's (Kathy Bates) Wednesday nursing home visits, she encounters Ninny Threadgoode (Jessica Tandy), a colorful...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1992)
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
The Story Lady Movie Poster

The Story Lady

An adwoman (Stephanie Zimbalist) and her boss (Ed Begley Jr.) get their hands on a retired widow's (Jessica Tandy) quality TV story hour for...

Nominated
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Driving Miss Daisy Movie Poster

Driving Miss Daisy

Daisy Werthan (Jessica Tandy), an elderly Jewish widow living in Atlanta, is determined to maintain her independence. However, when she crashes...

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1990)
Won
Actress in a Leading Role
Won
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Won
Actress in a Leading Role
Adventures of a Young Man Movie Poster

Adventures of a Young Man

Hemingway's Nick Adams (Richard Beymer) hits the road, meets a boxer (Paul Newman) and drives an ambulance in World War I France.

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture