“black-ish” and “Empire” Win Big at the 47th NAACP Image Awards – Full Winners’ List Inside!

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The winners of the 47thNAACP Image Awardsare officially here!

Live from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California, the two-hour ceremony featured appearances fromViola Davis, Kerry Washington, Michael B. Jordan,Ice Cube, Gabrielle Union,GuguMbatha-Raw, Tracee Ellis Ross, Gina Rodriguez,ChadwickBoseman, ShondaRhimes, Keegan-Michael Key, Nate Parker, KenJeong,OsheaJackson Jr., And Cast Members From Empire Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson,Jussie Smollett,BryshereGray, GraceGealy,TraiByers,Sereyah,GaboureySidibe,TarhondaJones,Kaitlin Doubleday, Lee Daniels and Danny Strongand was hosted byAnthony Anderson.

NAACP ChairwomanRosylnBrock presented the NAACP Chairmans Award to Brittany Bree Newsome; Justice League NYC; Concerned Student 1950 Collective at the University of Missouri, Columbia; The University of Mississippi NAACP College Chapter; Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III; Rev. Dr. Howard-John Wesley; Rev. Dr. Jamal Harrison Bryant, and Jussie Smollett.

NAACP President Cornell William Brooks presented the NAACP Presidents Award to John Legend.

Check out the full list of winners from the47th NAACP Image Awardsbelow…

Outstanding Comedy Series

black-ish (ABC)

Outstanding Actorin aComedySeries

Anthony Anderson-black-ish(ABC)

Outstanding Actress in aComedySeries

Tracee Ellis Ross-black-ish(ABC)

Outstanding Drama Series


Outstanding Actorin aDramaSeries

Terrence Howard-Empire (FOX)

Outstanding Actress in aDramaSeries

Taraji P. Henson-Empire(FOX)

Outstanding Motion Picture


Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture

Michael B. Jordan-Creed(Warner Bros. Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-MayerPictures)

Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture

Sanaa Lathan- The Perfect Guy (Screen Gems)

Entertainer of the Year

Michael B. Jordan


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Juliet Schroder

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