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Nominees announced for 51st annual NAACP Image Awards

It is award season, and time for the NAACP to honor the stellar performances by people of color for the past year. Leading the nominations is the film ‘Harriet’ starring Cynthia Erivo. The winners will be spotlighted at 51st NAACP Image Awards live on Saturday, February 22, 2020, on the BET network.

Following is the complete list of categories and nominees for the 51st NAACP Image Awards:

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

Outstanding 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

Outstanding 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

Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special

Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special

Outstanding Album

Outstanding New Artist

Outstanding Male Artist

Outstanding Female Artist

Outstanding Music Video/Visual Album

Outstanding Soundtrack/Compilation Album

Outstanding Motion Picture

Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture

Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture

Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in Motion Picture

Outstanding Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series

Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Television)

Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Film)

For a complete list of the nominees, go to https://naacpimageawards.net/.     

The NAACP Image awards airs, Saturday, February 22, 2020 on the BET Network.

-Anthony Ellis McGee, Contributing Writer

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