Elaine May

Active - 1967 - 2021  |   Born - Apr 21, 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States  |   Genres - Comedy

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Academy Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1998 Primary Colors Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay) Nominated
1978 Heaven Can Wait Best Writing (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium) Nominated

BAFTA Film Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1999 Primary Colors Best Adapted Screenplay Won

Golden Globe Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1972 A New Leaf Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy Nominated

Grammy Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1961 Best Comedy Performance Won

National Society of Film Critics

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2000 Small Time Crooks Best Supporting Actress Won

Tony Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2019 Actress (Play) Won

Writers Guild Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2016 The Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement Won
1999 Primary Colors Adapted Screenplay Nominated
1997 The Birdcage Adapted Screenplay Nominated
1979 Heaven Can Wait Adapted Comedy Won
1972 A New Leaf Adapted Comedy Nominated