Awards & Winners

Mack Sennett

Date of Birth 17-January-1880
Place of Birth Danville
Nationality Canada, United States of America
Also know as Michael Sinnott, Mack Sennet, Mr. Mack Sennett, Mikall Sinnott, Walter Terry, Michael Sinnott, Mack Sennett Production, Michael Sinnott, Mikall Sinnott, The King of Comedy
Profession Comedian, Actor, Film director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Presenter, Composer, Cinematographer, Film Score Composer
Mack Sennett was a Canadian-born American director and actor and was known as the innovator of slapstick comedy in film. During his lifetime he was known at times as the "King of Comedy". His short Wrestling Swordfish was awarded the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film in 1932 and he earned an Academy Honorary Award in 1937.

Awards by Mack Sennett

Check all the awards nominated and won by Mack Sennett.


Academy Honorary Award
(for his lasting contribution to the comedy technique of the screen, the basic principles of which are as important today as when they were first put into practice, the Academy presents a Special Award to that master of fun, discoverer of stars, sympathetic, kindly, understanding comedy genius \u2013 Mack Sennett)


Academy Award for Best Short Film (Live Action)
Honored for : Wrestling Swordfish

Nominations 1932 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Academy Award for Best Short Film (Live Action) Wrestling Swordfish
Academy Award for Best Short Subject, Comedy The Loud Mouth