Alan Bennett Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1995 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
The Madness of King George (1994)

BAFTA Awards

1999 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Single Drama
Talking Heads 2 (1998)
Shared with:
For episode "Playing Sandwiches".
Best Single Drama
Talking Heads 2 (1998)
Shared with:
For episode "Waiting for the Telegram".
1996 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
The Madness of King George (1994)
1992 Winner
BAFTA TV Award
Best Single Drama
Screen One (1985)
Shared with:
For episode "A Question of Attribution (#3.8)".
Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Single Drama
Screen Two (1985)
Shared with:
For episode "102 Boulevard Haussmann (#7.6)".
1989 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Single Drama
Talking Heads (1987)
Shared with:
For episode "A Bed Among the Lentils".
Best Single Drama
Talking Heads (1987)
Shared with:
For episode "A Lady of Letters".
Best Drama Series
Talking Heads (1987)
Shared with:
For episode "A Cream Cracker Under the Settee".
Best Actor
Talking Heads (1987)
For episode "A Chip In The Sugar".
1988 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Prick Up Your Ears (1987)
1985 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
A Private Function (1984)

British Comedy Awards

2000 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

British Independent Film Awards

2006 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
The History Boys (2006)

CableACE Awards

1988 Nominee
ACE
Writing a Dramatic Special
Screen Two (1985)
For episode "The Insurance Man"

Chlotrudis Awards

2007 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The History Boys (2006)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

1996 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Screenplay
The Madness of King George (1994)
1988 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Screenplay
Prick Up Your Ears (1987)
1986 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Screenplay
Shared with:

Glitter Awards

2007 Winner
Glitter Award
Best Picture
The History Boys (2006)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1996 Winner
ALFS Award
British Screenwriter of the Year
The Madness of King George (1994)
1988 Winner
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
Prick Up Your Ears (1987)
1986 Winner
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
A Private Function (1984)

Writers Guild of America, USA

1995 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
The Madness of King George (1994)

Writers' Guild of Great Britain

1995 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Film - Screenplay
The Madness of King George (1994)

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