Awards

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In the Royal Birthday Hono
rs List 
Queen Elizabeth II hono
red Jim with an MBE*
*Member of the Order of the British Empire   

Jim has been honored with the 
"Order of St. George's Society, New York"

He was the first narrator inducted into 
"The American Audio Publishers Hall of Fame"

In 2010 he was inducted into 
"The American Theater Hall of Fame"
 for Lifetime Achievement in the Theater

                                                                                                                Film Awards

                                             
Academy Award Nomination ................................"Best Song" - "Georgy Girl" (1966) 
                                                          International Laurel Award ................................."Best Film Song"  - "Georgy Girl" (1966)                               
                                        
                 Academy Award Nomination (BAFTA)................"Best Newcomer in Film"
                                                                                                                                           "Adolph Hitler - My Part in His Downfall" (1974)  

Acting Awards

Category: 
Best Actor -  Musical or Play on and off Broadway

                                                         Scapino (1974-75)......................... Drama Desk Award //// Outer Critics  Award ////  
                                                                                                                  Tony Award Nomination                                           
                                                         Barnum (1979-80)..........................Tony Award //// Drama Desk Award//// Outer Critics Award                                              
                                                         Joe Egg (1984-5) ............... ............Outer Critics Award ////Tony Nomination //// Drama Desk Nomination
                                                         Travels With My Aunt (1994-95)...Drama Desk Award //// Outer Critics Award //// Lucille Award   
                                                         Candide (1996-97)..........................Tony Nomination//// Drama Desk Nomination                      
                              
                                                         Comedians (2002-3) .......................Lucille Lortel Nomination //// Drama Desk Nomination
       
                                                         Address Unknown (2004) ..............Drama League Award
                                                        Three Penny Opera(2006) ..............Tony Award Nomination //// Drama Desk Award //// 
                                                                                                                  Outer Critics Circle Award//// Richard Seff Award 
                                                         Theatre Seasons (1979-07).............Eight Drama League Awards 
                                                         Friars Club of America (2006).......Thespian Award For Excellence in the Theatre
                                                         The Road to Mecca (2014)..............Drama Desk Award Nomination                                                          
                                                         Just Jim Dale (2015).......................Outer Critics Circle Award//// Drama Desk Award
                                                        

                                                Narration                                                     

A record ten Audie Awards, 
(the Oscars of the audiobook world) 
Narrator of the Year  2001 / 05 / 07 / 08. 
Audiobook of the Year 2004 
Six Audiofile "Best Voices of the Year"
Twenty Two Audiofile Earphones Awards

                                             Details of audiobook awards below                        .                  

2009

"James Herriot's Treasury For Children"
Audie Award
Grammy Award Nomination

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"The Shoebird"
Audie Award Nomination

2008

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows"
Grammy Award

"Best Audiobook For Children"
Audie Award
"Best Solo Narration USA and Canada"
"One of the Audiobooks of the Year 2008"
Publisher's Weekly
The Odyssey award
Librarians of America

2007

"Peter and the Shadow Thieves"
Audie Award
"Best Solo Narration USA and Canada"
Grammy Award Nomination
"Best Spoken Audiobook for Children"

2006

"Around the World In Eighty Days"
Children's Narrator of the Year Award
 
Publishers Weekly
Audie Award
"Best Classical Audio Book for Children"
Both awards for 
  "Peter and the Shadow Thieves"
Audiofile Earphone Award
 

2005   

"Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince"
Grammy Award Nomination
Audiofile Earphone Award

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"Peter and the Starcatchers"
Audie Award 
"Best Solo Narration USA and Canada 2005"

Audie Award 

"Best Children's Audio Book 2005"
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"Christmas Carol"
Audie Award 
Audiofile Earphone Award
"Best Classical Audio Book" 

2004

"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix"
Audie Award
"Audio Book of the Year 2004"

Audie Award
"Best Children's Audio Book 2004"
Grammy Award Nomination
Audio File Earphone Award

"Best Children's Audio Book"

2001

"Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" 
Audie Award 
Best Solo Narration
"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire"
The Benjamin Franklin Award 

"Best Children's Audio Book"
Audio File Earphone Award

2000

"Harry Potter and the Sorcererís Stone"  
Grammy Award
"Best Children's Audio Book"
"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire"

The Benjamin Franklin Award 2000. 
"Best Children's Audio Book"
Audiofile Earphone Award 2000

1999

"Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone"
Grammy Award Nomination

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