So great! Hollywood’s best and brightest actors of diversity were recognized for their outstanding work at the 2016 NAACP Image Awards. Stars of color shined at the ceremony, so read on to see who took home the trophies!
Some of our favorite celebs took home top honors at the 47th Annual NAACP Image Awards on Feb 5, and we’ve got all the big details on who was recognized. Anthony Anderson returned for the third year in a row to as host the ceremony, where members of the NAACP honored outstanding people of color in films, music, books and television shows. The night was about a celebration for the arts in the African-American community with so much love and respect to go around. We’ve got your list of who took home the big prizes in TV and film!
President’s Award: John Legend
Entertainer of the Year: Michael B. Jordan
Outstanding Motion Picture: Straight Outta Compton
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture: Michael B. Jordan
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture: Sanaa Lathan
Outstanding Comedy Series: Blackish
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series: Anthony Anderson
Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series: Tracee Ellis Ross
Outstanding Drama Series: Empire
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series: Taraji P. Henson,
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series: Terrance Howard
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Mike Epps
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Marsai Martin
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Joe Morton
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Regina King
Outstanding Television Movie, Mini- Series, or Dramatic Special: The Wiz Live!
Outstanding Actor in a Movie Mini-Series or Dramatic Special: David Alan Grier
Outstanding Actress in a Movie Mini-Series or Dramatic Special: Queen Latifah
Outstanding Host in a News, Talk, Reality, or Variety Program (Series or Special): Steve Harvey
Outstanding Variety (Series or Special): Family Feud
Outstanding Talk Series: The Talk
HollywoodLifers, what did you think about the winners of the NAACP Image Awards? Did all the right people pick up their trophy?