Awards & Winners

Jerry Lewis

Date of Birth 16-March-1926
Place of Birth Newark
(New Jersey, Essex County, United States of America, Area codes 862 and 973, Area code 973, Area code 862)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Joseph Levitch, The King of Comedy, Le Roi du Crazy, Picchiatello, Jerome Levitch, Joey Lewis, greatest white faker, Martin & Lewis, Joseph Levitch, Joseph Levitch, Joseph Levitch, Τζέρι Λούις, Jerry Lewis, Joseph Levitch, Τζόζεφ Λέβιτς
Profession Comedian, Film director, Actor, Film Producer, Singer, Screenwriter, Television Director
Jerry Lewis AM is an American comedian, actor, singer, film producer, screenwriter and film director. He is known for his slapstick humor in film, television, stage and radio. He was originally paired up with Dean Martin in 1946, forming the famed comedy team of Martin and Lewis. In addition to the duo's popular nightclub work, they starred in a successful series of comedy films for Paramount Pictures. Lewis is also known as the host, for more than 40 years, of the Muscular Dystrophy Association's annual Labor Day Telethon and national chairman of the MDA. Lewis has won several awards for lifetime achievements from The American Comedy Awards, Los Angeles Film Critics Association, and Venice Film Festival, and he has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2005, he received the Governors Award of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Board of Governors, which is the highest Emmy Award presented. On February 22, 2009, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences awarded Lewis the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award.

Awards by Jerry Lewis

Check all the awards nominated and won by Jerry Lewis.


Satellite Award for Outstanding Guest Star
Honored for : Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Nominations 2006 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Satellite Award for Outstanding Guest Star Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


Nikola Tesla Satellite Award

Nominations 2005 »

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Nikola Tesla Satellite Award
9th Satellite Awards


Nominations 1997 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Helen Hayes Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor, Non-Resident Production Damn Yankees
for the production at the Kennedy Center Opera House


Outer Critics Circle Special Award
(Special Achievement Award)


Nominations 1984 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Razzie Award for Worst Actor Slapstick of Another Kind
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role The King of Comedy


Nominations 1966 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy Boeing Boeing


Nominations 1952 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Primetime Emmy Award for Best Comedian Or Comedienne