Louis-Dreyfus received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2010, and was inducted into the Television Academy Hall of Fame in 2014.
She has also received a Golden Globe Award, six Screen Actors Guild Awards, five American Comedy Awards, and two Critics' Choice Television Awards.
Louis-Dreyfus has received seven Emmy Awards, with a total of 21 nominations throughout her career.
Her breakthrough came in 1990 with a nine-season run, playing Elaine Benes on Seinfeld, one of the most critically and commercially successful sitcoms of all time.
She is known for her work in television comedy, including Saturday Night Live 1982—85 , Seinfeld 1989—98 , The New Adventures of Old Christine 2006—10 , and Veep 2012—present.