• Woody  Allen

    Woody Allen

    Born on December 1st, 1935

    From Brooklyn, New York

Awards & Nominations

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Golden Globe (2014)
Won
Cecille B. DeMille Award
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1997)
Won
Fellowship
Hannah and Her Sisters Poster

Hannah and Her Sisters

Three successive family Thanksgiving dinners mark time for Hannah (Mia Farrow), her younger sisters Lee (Barbara Hershey) and Holly (Dianne Wiest) and the men in their lives. Lee is having an affair with Hannah's husband, Elliot (Michael Caine), and trying to end her Svengali-like romance with artist Frederick (Max von Sydow). Holly is frustrated by her lack of career fulfillment and her increasing dependence on Hannah's largesse, while being courted by the hypochondriac Mickey (Woody Allen).

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1986)
Nominated
Actor in a Leading Role
Zelig Poster

Zelig

In this fictional documentary, a man achieves notoriety for his ability to look and act like anyone he meets. With his unique talent for mimicry, Zelig (Woody Allen) ingratiates himself with people from every sector of society. His chameleon-like skill catches the eye of Eudora Fletcher (Mia Farrow), a doctor who thinks Zelig is in need of serious cognitive analysis. Their relationship moves in a direction that's not often covered in medical textbooks.

Golden Globe (1984)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy