Tuesday, May 11

NYFCC – Best Actor

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2019 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Pain and Glory Antonio Banderas

Pain and Glory

Antonio Banderas

2018 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

First Reformed Ethan Hawke

First Reformed

Ethan Hawke

2017 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Call Me by Your Name Timothée Chalamet

Call Me by Your Name

Timothée Chalamet

2016 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Manchester by the Sea Casey Affleck

Manchester by the Sea

Casey Affleck

2015 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Spotlight Michael Keaton

Spotlight

Michael Keaton

2014 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Mr. Turner Timothy Spall

Mr. Turner

Timothy Spall

2013 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

All Is Lost Robert Redford

All Is Lost

Robert Redford

2012 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Lincoln Daniel Day-Lewis

Lincoln

Daniel Day-Lewis

2011 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Moneyball Brad Pitt

Moneyball

Brad Pitt

2010 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The King's Speech Colin Firth

The King’s Speech

Colin Firth

2009 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Up in the Air George Clooney

Up in the Air

George Clooney

2008 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Milk Sean Penn

Milk

Sean Penn

2007 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

There Will Be Blood Daniel Day-Lewis

There Will Be Blood

Daniel Day-Lewis

2006 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Last King of Scotland Forest Whitaker

The Last King of Scotland

Forest Whitaker

2005 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Brokeback Mountain Heath Ledger

Brokeback Mountain

Heath Ledger

2004 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Sideways Paul Giamatti

Sideways

Paul Giamatti

2003 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Lost in Translation Bill Murray

Lost in Translation

Bill Murray

2002 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Gangs of New York Daniel Day-Lewis

Gangs of New York

Daniel Day-Lewis

2001 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

In the Bedroom Tom Wilkinson

In the Bedroom

Tom Wilkinson

2000 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Cast Away Tom Hanks

Cast Away

Tom Hanks

1999 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Straight Story Richard Farnsworth

The Straight Story

Richard Farnsworth

1998 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Affliction Nick Nolte

Affliction

Nick Nolte

1997 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Ulee's Gold Peter Fonda

Ulee’s Gold

Peter Fonda

1996 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Shine Geoffrey Rush

Shine

Geoffrey Rush

1995 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Leaving Las Vegas Nicolas Cage

Leaving Las Vegas

Nicolas Cage

1994 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Nobody's Fool Paul Newman

Nobody’s Fool

Paul Newman

1993 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Naked David Thewlis

Naked

David Thewlis

1992 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Malcolm X Denzel Washington

Malcolm X

Denzel Washington

1991 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Silence of the Lambs Anthony Hopkins

The Silence of the Lambs

Anthony Hopkins

1990 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Goodfellas Robert De Niro

Goodfellas

Robert De Niro

1989 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

My Left Foot Daniel Day-Lewis

My Left Foot

Daniel Day-Lewis

1988 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Dead Ringers Jeremy Irons

Dead Ringers

Jeremy Irons

1987 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Witches of Eastwick Jack Nicholson

The Witches of Eastwick

Jack Nicholson

1986 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Mona Lisa Bob Hoskins

Mona Lisa

Bob Hoskins

1985 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Prizzi's Honor Jack Nicholson

Prizzi’s Honor

Jack Nicholson

1984 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

All of Me Steve Martin

All of Me

Steve Martin

1983 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Tender Mercies Robert Duvall

Tender Mercies

Robert Duvall

1982 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Gandhi Ben Kingsley

Gandhi

Ben Kingsley

1981 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Atlantic City Burt Lancaster

Atlantic City

Burt Lancaster

1980 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Raging Bull Robert De Niro

Raging Bull

Robert De Niro

1979 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Kramer vs. Kramer Dustin Hoffman

Kramer vs. Kramer

Dustin Hoffman

1978 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Coming Home Jon Voight

Coming Home

Jon Voight

1977 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Providence John Gielgud

Providence

John Gielgud

1976 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Taxi Driver Robert De Niro

Taxi Driver

Robert De Niro

1975 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Jack Nicholson

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Jack Nicholson

1974 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Chinatown Jack Nicholson

Chinatown

Jack Nicholson

1974 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Last Tango in Paris Marlon Brando

Last Tango in Paris

Marlon Brando

1973 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Sleuth Laurence Olivier

Sleuth

Laurence Olivier

1971 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The French Connection Gene Hackman

The French Connection

Gene Hackman

1970 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Patton George C. Scott

Patton

George C. Scott

1969 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Midnight Cowboy Jon Voight

Midnight Cowboy

Jon Voight

1968 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Alan Arkin

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

Alan Arkin

1967 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

In the Heat of the Night Rod Steiger

In the Heat of the Night

Rod Steiger

1966 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

A Man for All Seasons Paul Scofield

A Man for All Seasons

Paul Scofield

1965 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Ship of Fools Oskar Werner

Ship of Fools

Oskar Werner

1964 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

My Fair Lady Rex Harrison

My Fair Lady

Rex Harrison

1963 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Tom Jones Albert Finney

Tom Jones

Albert Finney

1961 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Judgment at Nuremberg Maximilian Schell

Judgment at Nuremberg

Maximilian Schell

1960 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Elmer Gantry Burt Lancaster

Elmer Gantry

Burt Lancaster

1959 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Anatomy of a Murder James Stewart

Anatomy of a Murder

James Stewart

1958 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Separate Tables David Niven

Separate Tables

David Niven

1957 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Bridge on the River Kwai Alec Guinness

The Bridge on the River Kwai

Alec Guinness

1956 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Lust for Life Kirk Douglas

Lust for Life

Kirk Douglas

1955 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Marty Ernest Borgnine

Marty

Ernest Borgnine

1954 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

On the Waterfront Marlon Brando

On the Waterfront

Marlon Brando

1953 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

From Here to Eternity Burt Lancaster

From Here to Eternity

Burt Lancaster

1952 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Sound Barrier Ralph Richardson

The Sound Barrier

Ralph Richardson

1951 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Bright Victory Arthur Kennedy

Bright Victory

Arthur Kennedy

1950 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Twelve O'Clock High Gregory Peck

Twelve O’Clock High

Gregory Peck

1949 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

All the King's Men Broderick Crawford

All the King’s Men

Broderick Crawford

1948 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Hamlet Laurence Olivier

Hamlet

Laurence Olivier

1947 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Life with Father William Powell

Life with Father

William Powell

1946 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Henry V Laurence Olivier

Henry V

Laurence Olivier

1945 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Lost Weekend Ray Milland

The Lost Weekend

Ray Milland

1944 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Going My Way Barry Fitzgerald

Going My Way

Barry Fitzgerald

1943 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Watch on the Rhine Paul Lukas

Watch on the Rhine

Paul Lukas

1942 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Yankee Doodle Dandy James Cagney

Yankee Doodle Dandy

James Cagney

1941 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Sergeant York Gary Cooper

Sergeant York

Gary Cooper

1940 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Great Dictator Charles Chaplin

The Great Dictator

Charles Chaplin

1939 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington James Stewart

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

James Stewart

1938 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Angels with Dirty Faces James Cagney

Angels with Dirty Faces

James Cagney

1937 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

The Life of Emile Zola Paul Muni

The Life of Emile Zola

Paul Muni

1936 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Dodsworth Walter Huston

Dodsworth

Walter Huston

1935 New York Film Critics Circle Awards – Best Actor

Mutiny on the Bounty Charles Laughton

Mutiny on the Bounty

Charles Laughton