Angela Bassett Takes Residence Prime Honor At NAACP Picture Awards

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The 54th NAACP Picture Awards went down final night time stay for the primary time in entrance of an viewers for the primary time in three years, and it was a night filled with Black excellence.

Queen Latifah held down the internet hosting duties through the 2-hour particular that aired on BET and was held on the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California.

Understandably, the awards present has not had a stay element for the reason that coronavirus pandemic got here and shut each rattling factor down. Final yr’s present was a hybrid presentation as a result of it was partially digital and featured stay appearances from stay presenters, award winners, and honorees.

As anticipated, Black Panther: Wakanda Endlessly took residence the large honor of profitable the Picture Award for Excellent Movement Image.

Wakanda Endlessly star Angela Bassett took residence three awards: Excellent Supporting Actress in a Movement Image for emotional efficiency as Queen Ramonda within the MCU movie, Excellent Actress in a Drama Sequence for 911, and night time’s greatest honor Entertainer of The Yr.

Throughout her speech, Bassett confirmed like to Ariana DeBose, who was ridiculed for her BAFTA Awards rap that includes the lyric “Angela Bassett Did The Factor.”

DeBose wound up deleting her Twitter account following the ridicule she obtained. Bassett did reveal she reached out to the West Side Story star to see if she was okay following the “ridicule.”

Different Notable NAACP Picture Award Winners

Will Smith, who was not in attendance, received the Excellent Actor award for his efficiency within the AppleTV+ movie Emancipation.

Viola Davis, the latest particular person to achieve EGOT standing, received Excellent Actress in a Movement Image for her efficiency in The Girl King.

Beyoncé didn’t get the popularity she deserved at The Grammys, however her newest challenge, Rennaissance, was appreciated on the Picture Awards, profitable Excellent Album.

It was an evening of celebrating nothing however Black Excellence in many various classes.

You possibly can see among the winners from the night time under and here for the whole record.

Movement Image Classes

Excellent Supporting Actor In A Movement Image

Tenoch Huerta Black Panther: Wakanda Endlessly

Excellent Unbiased Movement Image

The Inspection 

Excellent Worldwide Movement Image

Bantú Mama

Excellent Breakout Efficiency In A Movement Image

Jalyn Corridor, Until

Excellent Ensemble Forged In A Movement Image

Black Panther: Wakanda Endlessly

Excellent Animated Movement Image 

Wendell & Wild

Excellent Character Voice-Over Efficiency – Movement Image

Keke Palmer, Lightyear 

Excellent Brief-Kind (Dwell Motion)

Pricey Mama…

Excellent Brief-Kind (Animated)

Extra Than I Need to Keep in mind

Excellent Breakthrough Inventive (Movement Image)

Ericka Nicole Malone, Keep in mind Me: The Mahalia Jackson Story

Tv Classes

Excellent Comedy Sequence

Abbott Elementary

Excellent Actor in a Comedy Sequence

 Cedric The Entertainer, The Neighborhood

Excellent Actress in a Comedy Sequence

Quinta Brunson, Abbott Elementary

Excellent Supporting Actress in a Comedy Sequence

Janelle James, Abbott Elementary

Excellent Drama Sequence


Excellent Actor in a Drama Sequence

Nicco Annan, P-Valley

Excellent Supporting Actor in a Drama Sequence

Cliff “Technique Man” Smith, Energy E book II: Ghost

Excellent Supporting Actress in a Drama Sequence

Loretta Devine, P-Valley

Excellent Tv Film, Restricted Sequence or Dramatic Particular

The Finest Man: The Last Chapters

Photograph: Amy Sussman / Getty