NAACP Image Award Winners

NAACP Image Award Winners

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On Sunday night, the 49th NAACP Image Awards took place in California. Hosted by Anthony Anderson, the NAACP Image Awards recognized the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color in the arts.

Here is a complete list of the winners:

Entertainer of the year – Ava DuVernay

Outstanding actor in a motion picture – Daniel Kaluuya — “Get Out”

Outstanding actress in a motion picture – Octavia Spencer — “Gifted”

Outstanding motion picture – “Girls Trip”

Outstanding actor in a comedy series – Anthony Anderson — “black-ish”

Outstanding actress in a comedy series -Tracee Ellis Ross — “black-ish”

Outstanding comedy series – “black-ish”

Outstanding actor in a drama series – Omari Hardwick — “Power”

Outstanding actress in a drama series – Taraji P. Henson — “Empire”

Outstanding drama series – “Power”

Outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series – Jay Ellis — “Insecure”

Outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series – Marsai Martin — “black-ish”

Outstanding supporting actor in a drama series – Joe Morton — “Scandal”

Outstanding supporting actress in a drama series – Naturi Naughton — “Power”

Outstanding television movie, limited series or dramatic special -“The New Edition Story”

Outstanding actor in a television movie, limited series or dramatic special – Idris Elba — “Guerrilla”

Outstanding actress in a television movie, limited series or dramatic special – Queen Latifah — “Flint”

Outstanding news/information — (series or special) -“Unsung”

Outstanding talk series – “The Real”

Outstanding reality program/reality competition series – “The Manns”

Outstanding variety or game show — (series or special) – “Lip Sync Battle”

Outstanding supporting actor in a motion picture – Idris Elba — “Thor: Ragnarok”

Outstanding supporting actress in a motion picture – Tiffany Haddish — “Girls Trip”

Outstanding independent motion picture  – “Detroit”

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