Awards and nominations My So-Called Life has received.

Golden Globes, USA 1995 Edit


Golden Globe

Best Performance by an Actress in a TV-Series - Drama

Claire Danes 

Primetime Emmy Awards 1995 Edit


Primetime Emmy

Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Drama Series

Scott Winant 
For the Pilot.

Outstanding Individual Achievement in Main Title Theme Music

W.G. Snuffy Walden (composer) 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Claire Danes 
For playing "Angela Chase".

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

Winnie Holzman 
For the pilot.

American Cinema Editors, USA 1995 Edit



Best Edited One-Hour Series for Television

Robert Frazen 
For episode "Why Jordan Can't Read".

Casting Society of America, USA 1995 Edit



Best Casting for TV, Dramatic Episodic

Jeff Greenberg 

GLAAD Media Awards 1995 Edit


GLAAD Media Award

Outstanding Drama Series

Television Critics Association Awards 1995 Edit


TCA Award

Outstanding Achievement in Drama

TCA Award

Program of the Year

Viewers for Quality Television Awards 1995 Edit


Q Award

Best Actress in a Quality Drama Series

Claire Danes 

Best Supporting Actor in a Quality Drama Series

Wilson Cruz 

Young Artist Awards 1995 Edit


Young Artist Award

Best Performance by a Youth Actress in a Drama Series

Lisa Wilhoit 
Tied with J. Madison Wright for Earth 2 (1994).

Best New Family Television Series

Young Artist Award

Best Performance by a Youth Actor in a Drama Series

Devon Gummersall

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