The 51st annual NAACP Image Awards has gone down in the history books. Lizzo won the evening’s big prize – Entertainer of the Year. Also, Rihanna picked up the President’s Award for her distinguished public service. The kudofest also did a moving tribute to Kobe Bryant at the end of the "In Memoriam" segment.
It was a “Black-ish” sweep in the TV comedy categories. Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Marsai Martin, and Deon Cole took the acting kudos and the series won Outstanding Comedy Series.
On the drama side, “Greenleaf” won Outstanding Drama Series with Lynn Whitfield taking Outstanding Supporting Actress honors. “Power’s” Omari Hardwick and “9-1-1” star Angela Bassett got Outstanding Actor and Actress kudos, respectively, with Harold Perrineau of “Claws” getting Outstanding Supporting Actor.
Here’s a look at the winners of the TV categories. For the full list, click HERE.