NAACP Image Awards

Actress Aunjanue Ellis Denounces Mississippi State Flag at NAACP Image Awards

Actress Aunjanue Ellis has been outspoken about the confederate flag in her home state of Mississippi and during Friday’s NAACP Image Awards, she made a bold fashion statement. Ellis wore a white dress emblazoned with the phrase “Take It Down Mississippi,” a reference to ongoing debate...

The NAACP Image Awards Nominations Gives Top Honors To ‘Selma’ and ‘Get On Up’

The nominees for the 46th annual NAACP Image Awards were announced on Tuesday and the standouts among the pool of talents included, Selma, Get On Up, Black-ish, How to Get Away With Murder, and Scandal. The buzz around Selma has been hard to ignore, which...

Do the NAACP Image Awards Still Matter?

The nominees for the NAACP Image Awards were announced this week, and while some are pouring through the list of nominees to see who the venerable organization has recognized, others are wondering if the awards show if even necessary at all. This year’s list of...