Sean’s awards include an academy award for Best Supporting Actor in the 1987 movie The Untouchables. He has received numerous other honors and awards:
|2001||William Wallace Award, Washington, DC|
|2001||Palm Springs Film Festival, Lifetime Achievement Award|
|1999||Kennedy Center Award, Washington, DC|
|1999||National Association of Theater Owners, ShoWest Lifetime Achievement Award|
|1997||Film Society of Lincoln Center Gala Tribute|
|1991||The Freedom of the City of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland|
|1991||Legion D’Honneur, France|
|1988||Honourary Doctor of Letters, University of St. Andrews, Scotland|
|1987||Commandeur Des Arts Et Des Lettres, France|
|1984||Fellowship – Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow, Scotland|
|1981||Honourary Doctor of Letters, Heriot-Watt University, Scotland|
|1998||British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), British Academy Fellowship.
The highest award presented by BAFTA for achievement in world cinema.
|1996||Cecil B. DeMille Award, Golden Globe, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Presented for outstanding contribution to the entertainment field.
|1992||American Cinematheque Award, The Moving Picture Ball, Los Angeles.
Presented to an extraordinary artist currently making a significant contribution to the art of the Moving Picture.
|1992||Rudolph Valentino Award, Italian Board of Film Critics and Essayists, Los Angeles.
In honor of an outstanding actor and actress who, like Valentino, have reached the pinnacle of success.
|1991||Scot of the Year, Awarded by BBC Scotland.|
|1990||British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), Lifetime Achievement Tribute Award.
Special BAFTA silver mask given to a British actor or actress who has made an outstanding contribution to world cinema.
|1990||Man of Culture Award, Rome, Italy.|
|1988||British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), BEST ACTOR for the film “The Name of the Rose”.|
|1988||Golden Globe Award, The Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR for the film “The Untouchables.”
|1988||American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Oscar winner for BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR for the film “The Untouchables.”|
|In July of 2000, he was Knighted “Sir Sean Connery” by Queen Elizabeth II in Edinburgh, Scotland.|