AWARDS

2002: Heartland Film Festival Crystal Heart Award for Best Film; Touching Wild Horses
2001: American Red Cross Humanitarian Award for Dr. Quinn and her commitment to philanthropic causes
2001: Outstanding Mother of the Year for her career and motherhood
2000: OBE (Officer of the British Empire) from the Queen of England
1999: Hollywood Walk of Fame Star
1999: Beverly Hills Image Award
1999: Golden Hanger Award on E! Entertanment Television for Best Dressed Woman
1998: Emmy Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman, Outstanding Lead in a Drama
1998: Excellence in Media Lifetime Achievement Award
1998: Viewer's For Quality Television Q Award Nomination for Best Actress in a Quality Drama Series
1997: Screen Actors Guild Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1997: Golden Globe Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1996: Family Film Award for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1996: Golden Globe Award for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1996: Genii Award for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1996: #1 in Mr. Showbiz poll for "Most Talented Discover Card Artist"
1995: Screen Actors Guild Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1995: Golden Boot Award for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1995: Anti-Defamation League Outstanding Achievement and Community Service Award
1995: Golden Globe Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1995: TV Award of Aftonbladet, Sweden for Best Female Foreign TV-Personality
1994: TV Guide Poll - #9 in "Who are Hollywood's Best Loved Stars?"
1994: Emmy Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1994: Golden Globe Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1993: Golden Globe Nomination for Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
1990: Childhelp USA Los Angeles Chapter Woman of the World Award
1989: Emmy Nomination for War and Remembrance
1989: Golden Globe Nomination for War and Remembrance (Parts VIII-XII)
1988: Emmy Award for Onassis: The Richest Man in the World
1988: Golden Globe Nomination for The Woman He Loved
1988: Golden Globe Nomination for War and Remembrance (Parts I-VII)
1981: Golden Globe Award & Emmy Nomination for East of Eden
1977: Named Honorary Citizen of Illinois
1977: Emmy Nomination for Captains and the Kings