• Tom  Wilkinson

    Tom Wilkinson Awards

    Born on February 5th, 1948

    From Leeds, West Yorkshire, England

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The Grand Budapest Hotel

In the 1930s, the Grand Budapest Hotel is a popular European ski resort, presided over by concierge Gustave H. (Ralph Fiennes). Zero, a junior lobby boy, becomes Gustave's friend and protege. Gustave prides himself on providing first-class service to the hotel's guests, including satisfying the sexual needs of the many elderly women who stay there. When one of Gustave's lovers dies mysteriously, Gustave finds himself the recipient of a priceless painting and the chief suspect in her murder.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Some British retirees (Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy) decide to outsource their retirement to exotic -- and less expensive -- India. Lured by advertisements for the newly restored Marigold Hotel and imagining a life of leisure in lush surroundings, they arrive and find that the Marigold is actually a shell of its former self. Though their new home is not quite what they had imagined, the retirees find that life and love can begin again when they let go of their pasts.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Golden Globe (2009)
Won
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Won
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1995)
Nominated
Best Actor
A Number Poster

A Number

A cloned man (Rhys Ifans) confronts his father (Tom Wilkinson) after learning about his true identity.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
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Recount

In this dramatization of the 2000 presidential election, Al Gore concedes the presidency to George W. Bush, but recants when he learns of irregularities in the Florida vote count. Democratic strategists Ron Klain (Kevin Spacey) and Michael Whouley (Denis Leary) race to Florida to uncover the truth, as do Republicans under James Baker (Tom Wilkinson). Between faulty voting equipment and the vagaries of Florida's Secretary of State Katherine Harris (Laura Dern), a 36-day stalemate ensues.

Golden Globe (2009)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
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Michael Clayton

Former prosecutor Michael Clayton (George Clooney) works as a "fixer" at the corporate law firm of Kenner, Bach and Ledeen, and takes care of his employer's dirty work. Burned out and deep in debt, he is bound tightly to the firm. Clayton faces the biggest challenge of his career when a guilt-ridden attorney (Tom Wilkinson) has a breakdown during a huge class-action lawsuit.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2008)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2008)
Nominated
Supporting Actor
Golden Globe (2008)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
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Normal

After a 25-year marriage to Irma (Jessica Lange), Roy Applewood (Tom Wilkinson) shocks his family when he reveals that he has a gender identity disorder. The Applewood family is further thrown into turmoil when Roy decides to have a sex change operation to relieve the pain of being trapped in a man's body. Roy's co-workers are baffled, his church rejects him and his son, Wayne (Joe Sikora), struggles with the humiliation of having a father who now goes by the name Ruth.

Golden Globe (2004)
Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
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In the Bedroom

Summertime on the coast of Maine, "In the Bedroom" centers on the inner dynamics of a family in transition. Matt Fowler (Tom Wilkinson) is a doctor practicing in his native Maine and is married to New York born Ruth Fowler (Sissy Spacek), a music teacher. He is involved in a love affair with a local single mother (Marisa Tomei). As the beauty of Maine's brief and fleeting summer comes to an end, these characters find themselves in the midst of unimaginable tragedy.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2002)
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2002)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
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Shakespeare in Love

"Shakespeare in Love" is a romantic comedy for the 1990s set in the 1590s. It imaginatively unfolds the witty, sexy and timeless tale behind the creation of the greatest love story ever told. A young Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes) is out of cash and ideas, he meets his ideal woman and she inspires him to write one of his most famous plays.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1999)
Nominated
Actor in a Supporting Role
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The Full Monty

After losing his job at a steel factory, Gaz (Robert Carlyle) learns that his wife wants to sue him for missed child support payments. Desperate for money, Gaz and his friend Dave (Mark Addy) decide to create their own male strip-tease act. The two friends recruit four more men, including their former foreman (Tom Wilkinson) and a security guard (Steve Huison). The group promises that their show will succeed because they are willing to go "the Full Monty": completely naked.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)
Won
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1998)
Won
Actor in a Supporting Role
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Cold Enough for Snow

Doting parents (Maureen Lipman, David Ross, Tom Wilkinson) must adjust to life without their children as their offspring leave for college and form relationships.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1998)
Nominated
Actor