The 51st NAACP Image Awards winners list


Hosted by "black-ish" star Anthony Anderson, the ceremony aired live Saturday night on BET from the Pasadena Civic Center Auditorium in California.NAACP President and Chief Executive Officer Derrick Johnson presented music and fashion star, business entrepreneur and philanthropist Rihanna with the President's Award which is given in recognition of a special achievement and distinguished public service."Thank you to the NAACP for all of your efforts to ensure equality for our communities," Rihanna said in accepting the award. "Thank you for celebrating our strength and tenacity. We've been denied opportunities since the beginning of time. Still, we prevail. so I'm honored. Imagine what we can do together. Thank you for this honor."US Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis (D-Georgia), who celebrated his 80th birthday on Friday, was recognized with the NAACP Chairman's Award.Lewis is battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer and accepted his award via a special video he submitted. Here's a list of winners:



Outstanding Comedy Series"black-ish" (ABC)Outstanding Actor in a Comedy SeriesAnthony Anderson — "black-ish" (ABC)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesDeon Cole — "black-ish" (ABC)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy SeriesMarsai Martin — "black-ish" (ABC)Outstanding Drama Series"Greenleaf" (OWN)Outstanding Actor in a Drama SeriesOmari Hardwick — "Power" (Starz)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesHarold Perrineau — "Claws" (TNT)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesLynn Whitfield — "Greenleaf" (OWN)Outstanding Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special"When They See Us" (Netflix)Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic SpecialJharrel Jerome — "When They See Us" (Netflix)Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic SpecialNiecy Nash — "When They See Us" (Netflix)Outstanding News/Information (Series or Special)"Unsung" (TV One)Outstanding Talk Series"Red Table Talk" (Facebook Watch)Outstanding Reality Program/Reality Competition Series/Game Show"Rhythm + Flow" (Netflix) Outstanding Variety (Series or Special)"Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé" (Netflix)Outstanding Children's Program"Family Reunion" (Netflix)Outstanding Performance by a Youth (Series, Special, Television Movie or Limited-Series)Marsai Martin — "black-ish" (ABC)Outstanding Host in a Talk or News/Information (Series or Special) — Individual or EnsembleJada Pinkett Smith — "Red Table Talk" (Facebook Watch)Outstanding Host in a Reality/Reality Competition, Game Show or Variety (Series or Special) — Individual or EnsembleSteve Harvey — "Celebrity Family Feud" (ABC)Outstanding Guest Performance in a Comedy or Drama SeriesKelly Rowland — "American Soul" (BET Networks)OutstanRead More – Source