He has received four Emmy nominations. His first nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series was in 2001, for the portrayal of Oliver Babish on The West Wing.
He received two nominations for his role as Russell Tupper in Huff as Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2005 and 2006.
In 2008, he was again nominated for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his work on Nip/Tuck.
Also for Huff, he received a 2005 Golden Globe Awards nomination for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television.
For his Broadway debut in Conor McPherson's Shining City, he was nominated in 2006 for a Tony Award as Best Leading Actor in a Play.
In 2005, he won the the New York Film Critics Online Award for best supporting actor in Casanova.