New York Film Critics Circle Award For Best Actress
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New York Film Critics Circle Award For Best Actress
New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress
Saoirse Ronan in 2018.png
Current recipient: Saoirse Ronan
Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Country United States
Presented by New York Film Critics Circle
First awarded Greta Garbo
Anna Karenina (1935)
Currently held by Saoirse Ronan
Lady Bird (2017)

The New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress is one of the awards given by the New York Film Critics Circle to honor the finest achievements in filmmaking.



Year Winner Film Role
1935 Greta Garbo Anna Karenina Anna Karenina
1936 Luise Rainer The Great Ziegfeld Anna Held +
1937 Greta Garbo Camille Marguerite Gautier ?
1938 Margaret Sullavan Three Comrades Patricia "Pat" Hollmann ?
1939 Vivien Leigh Gone with the Wind Scarlett O'Hara +


Year Winner Film Role
1940 Katharine Hepburn The Philadelphia Story Tracy Lord ?
1941 Joan Fontaine Suspicion Lina McLaidlaw Aysgarth +
1942 Agnes Moorehead The Magnificent Ambersons Fanny #
1943 Ida Lupino The Hard Way Helen Chernen
1944 Tallulah Bankhead Lifeboat Constance "Connie" Porter
1945 Ingrid Bergman The Bells of St. Mary's Sister Mary Benedict ?
Spellbound Constance Petersen
1946 Celia Johnson Brief Encounter Laura Jesson ?
1947 Deborah Kerr Black Narcissus Sister Clodagh
I See a Dark Stranger Bridie Quilty
1948 Olivia de Havilland The Snake Pit Virginia Stuart Cunningham ?
1949 Olivia de Havilland The Heiress Catherine Sloper +


Year Winner Film Role
1950 Bette Davis All About Eve Margo Channing ?
1951 Vivien Leigh A Streetcar Named Desire Blanche DuBois +
1952 Shirley Booth Come Back, Little Sheba Lola Delaney +
1953 Audrey Hepburn Roman Holiday Princess Ann +
1954 Grace Kelly The Country Girl Georgie Elgin +
Dial M for Murder Margot Wendice
Rear Window Lisa Carol Fremont
1955 Anna Magnani The Rose Tattoo Serafina Delle Rose +
1956 Ingrid Bergman Anastasia Anna Koreff / Grand Duchess Anastasia +
1957 Deborah Kerr Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison Sister Angela ?
1958 Susan Hayward I Want to Live! Barbara Graham +
1959 Audrey Hepburn The Nun's Story Sister Luke (Gabrielle van der Mal) ?


Year Winner Film Role
1960 Deborah Kerr The Sundowners Ida Carmody ?
1961 Sophia Loren Two Women (La Ciociara) Cesira +
1962 No award given (newspaper strike)
1963 Patricia Neal Hud Alma Brown +
1964 Kim Stanley Séance on a Wet Afternoon Myra Savage ?
1965 Julie Christie Darling Diana Scott +
1966 Elizabeth Taylor Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Martha +
Lynn Redgrave Georgy Girl Georgy ?
1967 Edith Evans The Whisperers Maggie Ross ?
1968 Joanne Woodward Rachel, Rachel Rachel Cameron ?
1969 Jane Fonda They Shoot Horses, Don't They? Gloria Beatty ?


Year Winner Film Role
1970 Glenda Jackson Women in Love Gudrun Brangwen +
1971 Jane Fonda Klute Bree Daniels +
1972 Liv Ullmann Cries and Whispers (Viskningar och rop) Maria
The Emigrants (Utvandrarna) Kristina Nilsson ?
1973 Joanne Woodward Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams Rita Walden ?
1974 Liv Ullmann Scenes from a Marriage (Scener ur ett äktenskap) Marianne
1975 Isabelle Adjani The Story of Adele H. Adèle Hugo / Adèle Lewry ?
1976 Liv Ullmann Face to Face (Ansikte mot ansikte) Dr. Jenny Isaksson ?
1977 Diane Keaton Annie Hall Annie Hall +
1978 Ingrid Bergman Autumn Sonata (Höstsonaten) Charlotte Andergast ?
1979 Sally Field Norma Rae Norma Rae Webster +




Year Winner Film Role
2000 Laura Linney You Can Count On Me Samantha "Sammy" Prescott ?
2001 Sissy Spacek In the Bedroom Ruth Fowler ?
2002 Diane Lane Unfaithful Constance "Connie" Sumner ?
2003 Hope Davis American Splendor Joyce Brabner
The Secret Lives of Dentists Dana Hurst
2004 Imelda Staunton Vera Drake Vera Drake ?
2005 Reese Witherspoon Walk the Line June Carter Cash +
2006 Helen Mirren The Queen Queen Elizabeth II +
2007 Julie Christie Away from Her Fiona Anderson ?
2008 Sally Hawkins Happy-Go-Lucky Pauline "Poppy" Cross
2009 Meryl Streep Julie & Julia Julia Child ?


Year Winner Film Role
2010 Annette Bening The Kids Are All Right Dr. Nicole "Nic" Allgood ?
2011 Meryl Streep The Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher +
2012 Rachel Weisz The Deep Blue Sea Hester Collyer
2013 Cate Blanchett Blue Jasmine Jeanette "Jasmine" Francis +
2014 Marion Cotillard The Immigrant Ewa Cybulska
Two Days, One Night Sandra Bya ?
2015 Saoirse Ronan Brooklyn Eilis Lacey ?
2016 Isabelle Huppert Elle Michèle Leblanc ?
Things to Come Nathalie Chazeaux
2017 Saoirse Ronan Lady Bird Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson ?

Multiple awards

4 wins
3 wins
2 wins

See also

External links

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