19 Stars Who Never Won A Major Accolade For A Notable Role
Courteney Cox was the only cast member from Friends to never be nominated.
1. Samuel L. Jackson didn't win anything for his role as Jules Winnfield in Pulp Fiction.
2. Courteney Cox never won an Emmy Award for her individual work as Monica Geller in Friends.
3. John Krasinski was never nominated for anything for his role as Jim Halpert in The Office.
4. Marilyn Monroe was never nominated for an Academy Award for her roles in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and Some Like It Hot.
5. Alan Rickman was never even nominated for his iconic role as Snape in the Harry Potter franchise.
6. Lauren Graham was never nominated for an Emmy Award for her role as Lorelai Gilmore in Gilmore Girls.
7. Despite being his most notorious role, James Dean wasn't even nominated for his role as Jim Stark in Rebel Without a Cause.
8. Neil Patrick Harris never won an Emmy Award for playing Barney Stinson in How I Met Your Mother.
9. Judy Garland was never even nominated for her role as Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz.
10. Despite being one of her most notable roles, Sigourney Weaver didn't win an Academy Award for playing Ellen Ripley in Alien.
11. Carrie Fisher was never nominated for playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars films, despite it being her most notable and beloved role.
12. Jerry Seinfeld and Jason Alexander never won Emmy Awards for playing their respective roles in Seinfeld.
13. The entire cast of Parks and Recreation never won an Emmy Award for their individual roles on the show.
14. As of now, the entire cast of The Walking Dead has never even been nominated for Emmy Awards for their iconic roles in the series.
15. Despite her roles in both Married With Children and Sons of Anarchy, Katey Sagal has yet to be nominated for an Emmy Award.
16. Leonard Nimoy never won an award for his work as Spock in Star Trek, despite it being his most notable role.
17. Will Smith was never nominated for an Emmy Award for his work in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, despite it being his most beloved role to date.
18. Harrison Ford was never even nominated for his work as Indiana Jones and Han Solo in the Indiana Jones and Star Wars franchises respectively.
19. And finally, although she has played the role for over 14 years, Ellen Pompeo has never been nominated for her individual work as Meredith Grey on Grey's Anatomy.
Harrison Ford has been nominated for one Academy Award so far. An earlier version of this post said he hadn't.