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49th NAACP Image Awards

The 49th NAACP Image Awards ceremony, presented by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), honored outstanding representations and achievements of people of color in motion pictures, television, music, and literature during the 2017 calendar year. The ceremony took place on January 15, 2018 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, was hosted by Anthony Anderson and broadcast on TV One.[1][2]

49th NAACP Image Awards
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DateJanuary 15, 2018
SitePasadena Civic Auditorium, Pasadena, California
Hosted byAnthony Anderson
Official websiteNAACPImageAwards.net
Television coverage
NetworkTV One

All nominees are listed below, and the winners are listed in bold.

Motion PictureEdit

TelevisionEdit

Best Series
Outstanding Drama Series Outstanding Comedy Series
Outstanding Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special Outstanding Variety or Game Show – (Series or Special)
Outstanding Children’s Program
Best Acting in a Drama Series
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Best Acting in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Best Acting in a Movie/Limited Series
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special
Outstanding Performance by a Youth (Series, Special, Television Movie or Limited Series)
Reality & Variety
Outstanding Talk Series Outstanding Reality Program/Reality Competition Series
Outstanding News / Information – (Series or Special) Outstanding Host in a Talk, Reality, News/ Information or Variety (Series or Special)
Directing
Outstanding Directing in a Dramatic Series Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Directing in a Television Movie or Special
Writing
Outstanding Writing in a Dramatic Series Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Writing in a Television Movie or Special

DocumentaryEdit

Outstanding Documentary – (Film)Edit

Outstanding Documentary – (Television)Edit

  • The 44th President: In His Own Words

Animated/CGIEdit

MusicEdit

Outstanding New ArtistEdit

Outstanding Male ArtistEdit

Outstanding Female ArtistEdit

Outstanding Duo, Group or CollaborationEdit

Outstanding Jazz AlbumEdit

Outstanding Gospel Album – Traditional or ContemporaryEdit

Outstanding Music VideoEdit

Outstanding Song, TraditionalEdit

Outstanding Song, ContemporaryEdit

Outstanding AlbumEdit

LiteratureEdit

Outstanding Literary Work, FictionEdit

Outstanding Literary Work, Non-FictionEdit

Outstanding Literary Work, Debut AuthorEdit

Outstanding Literary Work, Biography/Auto-BiographyEdit

  • Susan Burton and Cari Lynn – Becoming Ms. Burton - From Prison to Recovery to Leading the Fight for Incarcerated Women

Outstanding Literary Work, InstructionalEdit

  • Tererai TrentThe Awakened Woman: Remembering & Reigniting Our Sacred Dreams
    • Misty CopelandBallerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to a Leaner, Stronger, and More Graceful You
    • Kelvin Davis – Notoriously Dapper - How to Be A Modern Gentleman with Manners, Style and Body Confidence
    • Kristen Kish with Meredith Erickson – Kristen Kish Cooking
    • Sheri Riley – Exponential Living - Stop Spending 100% of Your Time on 10% of Who You Are

Outstanding Literary Work, PoetryEdit

Outstanding Literary Work, ChildrenEdit

  • Vashti Harrison – Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History

Outstanding Literary Work, Youth/TeensEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ THR Staff (20 November 2017). "NAACP Image Awards: 'Marshall,' 'Get Out,' 'Girls Trip' Dominate Film Nominations". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 20 November 2017.
  2. ^ Ramos, Dino-Ray (January 15, 2018). "NAACP Image Awards: Jordan Peele,Tiffany Haddish, Idris Elba Among Winners In Non-Televised Categories". Deadline. Retrieved January 15, 2018.

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