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The ‘48th NAACP Image Awards’…And the Winners Were…

The winners of the “48th NAACP Image Awards” were announced on Saturday during the live broadcast from Pasadena Civic Auditorium on TV One. The two-hour live special was hosted by Anthony Anderson. There was a live pre-show from the red carpet hosted by Nischelle Turner and Terrence Jenkins, including Tai Beauchamp and Chris Spencer as special correspondents.

What follows is the complete listing of winners…

Television Categories

-Outstanding Comedy Series: “`black-ish” (ABC)
-Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series: Anthony Anderson – “`black-ish” (ABC)
-Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series: Tracee Ellis Ross – “`black-ish” (ABC)
-Outstanding Drama Series: “Queen Sugar” (OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network)
-Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series: Sterling K. Brown – “This Is Us” (NBC)
-Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series: Taraji P. Henson – “Empire” (Fox)

Motion Picture Categories

-Outstanding Motion Picture: “Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox)
-Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture: Denzel Washington – “Fences” (Paramount Pictures)
-Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture: Taraji P. Henson – “Hidden Figures” (20th Century Fox)

-Entertainer of the Year: Dwayne Johnson

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of weekly column “Mr. Television” for Campaign US ( Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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