The NAACP Image Awards kicked off on Monday, with a different set of awards presented each night.
Issa Rae‘s HBO comedy series “Insecure” walked away with the prize for Outstanding Comedy Series. Other notable winners included Chadwick Boseman, who earned a posthumous award for his supporting role in Spike Lee‘s “Da 5 Bloods.”
Eddie Murphy won the Hall of Fame award, while “Bad Boys for Life“, the third instalment starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence, took home the award for Best Motion picture.
Here is the full list of NAACP Image Awards winners for 2021. This comprises the awards given during the prime-time telecast as well as the five nightly pre-telecast sessions.
Hall of Fame Award Eddie Murphy
Entertainer of the Year D-Nice
Chairman’s Award Rev. D. James Lawson
Presidents Award LeBron James
Social Justice Impact Stacey Abrams
Outstanding Motion Picture Bad Boys For Life
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture Viola Davis – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture Chadwick Boseman – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Outstanding supporting actor in a motion picture Chadwick Boseman – Da 5 Bloods
Outstanding supporting actress in a motion picture Phylicia Rashad – Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey
Outstanding ensemble cast in a motion picture Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Outstanding breakthrough performance in a motion picture Madalen Mills – Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey