Netflix, Issa Rae, Get Out, and Queen Sugar racked up multiple nominations for the 49th NAACP Image Awards, the wide-ranging annual ceremony celebrating the work of people of color in film, television, music, and literature. The awards, which will be handed out on a televised broadcast on Martin Luther King Day, will – per Leon […]
Nominees for the 49th NAACP Image Awards were announced this week, with Jordan Peele's "Get Out," Malcolm D. Lee's "Girls Trip" and Reginald Hudlin's "Marshall" earning five nods apiece. Dee Rees' “Mudbound” earned nominations for Outstanding Independent Motion Picture, Outstanding Directing and Outstanding Writing, while its co-star, Mary J. Show More Summary
Mary J. Blige and Jay-Z have tied for the most nominations for the 49th NAACP Image Awards. The R&B icon and "4:44" rapper scored five nominations apiece on Monday, when the nominees were announced by the civil-rights organization. Trailing behind them are singer Bruno Mars, "Insecure" creator...
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The nominees are out for the 49th NAACP Image Awards! The annual event, which takes place on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2018, celebrates the achievements of people of color in entertainment in film, television, music and literature. Show More Summary
Netflix and OWN lead the television selections, while Universal Pictures, Annapurna and Open Road Films are the leading motion picture contenders in the nominations the 49th NAACP Image Awards, set for January 15, 2018. In TV, Netflix has 23 nominations, while OWN has 17. Show More Summary
'Nikki Giovanni, poet, activist, seven-time NAACP Image Award winner, the first recipient of the Rosa Parks Woman of Courage Award, and recipient of the Langston Hughes Medal for Outstanding Poetry, joins us to discuss her book A Good Cry: What We Learn From Tears and Laughter. Show More Summary
Black-ish star and Emmy-nominated actor Anthony Anderson has been announced as the host of the 49th NAACP Image Awards. The awards show will air live January 15, 2018, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on TV One. Anderson hosted the 47th...Show More Summary
Author Bernice L. McFadden sits down with J.D. Myall to talk about her literary journey and the issues that matter to the
EXCLUSIVE: Mark Tonderai and his Shona Films are developing a feature film based on Bernice L. McFadden's critically acclaimed novel The Book of Harlan which won both the American Book Award and the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work this year. Show More Summary
A renowned activist and actress is speaking Tuesday at the University of Southern Mississippi. Jasmine Guy is the winner of six NAACP Image Awards for her role in NBC's sitcom … Click to Continue »
I am not trying to disagree with you to be disagreeable. I heard "Your Boy" Dr Boyce Watkins call out "The Hateration Contingent" who always have something critical to say - no matter what.FOR ME - When I listen to YOUR commentary -Show More Summary
Once again, Denzel Washington has demonstrated why he’s one of the greatest ever to do it. The 62-year-old actor appeared at the 48th NAACP Image Awards on Saturday to accept the Best Movie Actor award for his role in “Fences.” Washington,...Show More Summary
African-American film and television flourished in 2016, and the 48th annual NAACP Image Awards delivered due celebration. The civil rights org’s star-studded gala Feb. 11 brought together some of Hollywood’s best and brightest, whoShow More Summary
Martin won the Outstanding Host in a News, Talk, Reality or Variety Program (Series or Special) category. The NewsOne Now host is a 3-time NAACP Image Award winner.
Kofi Siriboe Calls Issa Rae Bae In case you missed it, the NAACP Image Awards were in Los Angeles over the weekend and “Insecure” actress Issa Rae was seen on the scene looking absolutely stunning. We weren’t the only ones
As we noted back in December, the nominees for this year’s NAACP Image Awards line up pretty nicely with every other award show, and the big winners at this weekend’s two-night ceremony prove just how much of an impact shows and movies like Black-ish, The People V. Show More Summary
Denzel Washington, the greatest actor of his generation, won the NAACP Image award for Best Actor last night for his role in Fences, and he gave a speech to remind us of why he is Denzel Washington and the rest...