NAACP Image Awards 2016: Complete list of winners

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Winners of the 47th NAACP Image Awards were announced Thursday, February 4 (non-televised categories) and Friday, February 5 (main ceremony on TV One hosted by Anthony Anderson) in various film and TV races.

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ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR
X — Michael B. Jordan
Misty Copeland
Pharrell Williams
Shonda Rhimes
Viola Davis

FILM 

Best Film 
“Beasts of No Nation” (Netflix)
“Concussion” (Sony Pictures Entertainment)
“Creed” (Warner Bros. Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures)
“Dope” (Open Road Films)
X — “Straight Outta Compton” (Universal Pictures)

Best Actor
Abraham Attah – Beasts of No Nation (Netflix)
Michael Ealy – The Perfect Guy (Screen Gems)
Chiwetel Ejiofor – Secret in Their Eyes (STX Entertainment)
X — Michael B. Jordan – Creed (Warner Bros. Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures)
Will Smith – Concussion (Sony Pictures Entertainment)

Best Actress 
Lauren ‘Keke’ Palmer – Brotherly Love (Flavor Unit)
X — Sanaa Lathan – The Perfect Guy (Screen Gems)
Teyonah Parris – Chi-Raq (Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions)
Viola Davis – Lila and Eve (Samuel Goldwyn Films)
Zoe Saldana – Infinitely Polar Bear (Sony Pictures Classics)

Best Supporting Actor
Chiwetel Ejiofor – The Martian (20th Century Fox)
Corey Hawkins – Straight Outta Compton (Universal Pictures)
Forest Whitaker – Southpaw (The Weinstein Company)
Idris Elba – Beasts of No Nation (Netflix)
X — O’Shea Jackson, Jr. – Straight Outta Compton (Universal Pictures)

Best Supporting Actress 
Angela Bassett – Chi-Raq (Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions)
Gugu Mbatha-Raw – Concussion (Sony Pictures Entertainment)
Jennifer Hudson – Chi-Raq (Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions)
X — Phylicia Rashad – Creed (Warner Bros. Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures)
Tessa Thompson – Creed (Warner Bros. Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures)

Best Independent Film
X — Beasts of No Nation (Netflix)
Brotherly Love (Flavor Unit)
Chi-Raq (Amazon Studios and Roadside Attractions)
Infinitely Polar Bear (Sony Pictures Classics)
Secret in Their Eyes (STX Entertainment)

Best Director
Alfonso Gomez-Rejon – Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (Fox Searchlight Pictures / Rhode Island Ave)
Charles Stone, III – Lila and Eve (Samuel Goldwyn Films)
F. Gary Gray – Straight Outta Compton (Universal Pictures)
Rick Famuyiwa – Dope (Open Road Films)
X — Ryan Coogler – Creed (Warner Bros. Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures)

Best Screenplay
Andrea Berloff, Jonathan Herman – “Straight Outta Compton” (Universal Pictures)
Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois, Grant Thompson – “McFarland USA” (Walt Disney Pictures)
Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley – “Inside Out” (Disney/Pixar)
Rick Famuyiwa – “Dope” (Open Road Films)
X — Ryan Coogler, Aaron Covington – “Creed” (Warner Bros. Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures)

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TELEVISION 

Best Comedy Series
X — “Black-ish” (ABC)
“House of Lies” (Showtime)
“Key & Peele” (Comedy Central)
“Orange is the New Black” (Netflix)
“Survivor’s Remorse” (Starz)

Best Actor in a Comedy Series
Andre Braugher – Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX)
X — Anthony Anderson – Black-ish (ABC)
Don Cheadle – House of Lies (Showtime)
Dwayne Johnson – Ballers (HBO)
RonReaco Lee – Survivor’s Remorse (Starz)

Best Actress in a Comedy Series
Gina Rodriguez – Jane The Virgin (The CW)
Loretta Devine – The Carmichael Show (NBC)
X — Tracee Ellis Ross – Black-ish (ABC)
Uzo Aduba – Orange is the New Black (Netflix)
Wendy Raquel Robinson – The Game (BET)

Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
David Alan Grier – The Carmichael Show (NBC)
Laurence Fishburne – Black-ish (ABC)
X — Mike Epps – Survivor’s Remorse (Starz)
Miles Brown – Black-ish (ABC)
Terry Crews – Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX)

Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Anna Deavere Smith – Nurse Jackie (Showtime)
Danielle Brooks – Orange is the New Black (Netflix)
Laverne Cox – Orange is the New Black (Netflix)
X — Marsai Martin – Black-ish (ABC)
Tichina Arnold – Survivor’s Remorse (Starz)

Best Directing in a Comedy Series
Aziz Ansari – Master of None – Parents (Netflix)
Brad Silberling – Jane The Virgin – Chapter Twenty-Three (The CW)
X — Don Cheadle – House of Lies – The Urge to Save Humanity is Almost Always a False Front for the Urge to Rule (Showtime)
Peter Atencio – Key & Peele – The End (Comedy Central)
Stan Lathan – Real Husbands of Hollywood – Cabin Pressure (BET)

Best Writing in a Comedy Series
Alan Yang, Aziz Ansari – “Master of None” – Parents (Netflix)
Jennie Snyder Urman – “Jane The Virgin” – Chapter Twenty-Three (The CW)
Jill Soloway – “Transparent” – Kina Hora (Amazon Video)
Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, Jay Martel, Ian Roberts, Rebecca Drysdale, Colton Dunn, Phil Augusta Jackson, Alex Rubens, Charlie Sanders, Rich Talarico – “Key & Peele” – Y’all Ready For This? (Comedy Central)
X — Kenya M. Barris – “Black-ish” – The Word (ABC)

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Best Drama Series
“Being Mary Jane” (BET)
X — “Empire” (FOX)
“How to Get Away with Murder” (ABC)
“Power” (Starz)
“Scandal” (ABC)

Best Actor in a Drama Series
Morris Chestnut – Rosewood (FOX)
LL Cool J – NCIS: Los Angeles (CBS)
Omari Hardwick – Power (Starz)
X — Terrence Howard – Empire (FOX)
Wesley Snipes – The Player (NBC)

Best Actress in a Drama Series
Gabrielle Union – Being Mary Jane (BET)
Kerry Washington – Scandal (ABC)
Nicole Beharie – Sleepy Hollow (FOX)
X — Taraji P. Henson – Empire (FOX)
Viola Davis – How to Get Away With Murder (ABC)

Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Alfred Enoch – How to Get Away with Murder (ABC)
Bryshere Y. Gray – Empire (FOX)
Guillermo Diaz – Scandal (ABC)
X — Joe Morton – Scandal (ABC)
Jussie Smollett – Empire (FOX)

Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson – How to Get Away with Murder (ABC)
Danai Gurira – The Walking Dead (AMC)
Grace Gealey – Empire (FOX)
Naturi Naughton – Power (Starz)
X — Regina King – American Crime (ABC)

Best Directing in a Dramatic Series
Ernest Dickerson – Hand of God – Welcome the Stranger (Amazon Video)
X — John Ridley – American Crime – Episode 1 (ABC)
Lee Daniels – Empire – Pilot (FOX)
Millicent Shelton – American Crime – Episode Ten (ABC)
Salim Akil – Being Mary Jane – Sparrow (BET) 

Best Writing in a Drama Series
Erika Green Swafford, Doug Stockstill – “How to Get Away with Murder” – Mama’s Here Now (ABC)
John Ridley – “American Crime” – Episode 1 (ABC)
LaToya Morgan – “TURN: Washingtons Spies” – False Flag (AMC)
Lee Daniels, Danny Strong – “Empire” – Pilot (FOX)
X — Mara Brock Akil, Jameal Turner, Keli Goff – “Being Mary Jane” – Sparrow (BET)

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Best Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
“American Crime” (ABC)
“Bessie” (HBO)
“Luther” (BBC America)
“The Book of Negroes” (BET)
X — “The Wiz Live!” (NBC)

Best Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Cuba Gooding, Jr. – The Book of Negroes (BET)
X — David Alan Grier – The Wiz Live! (NBC)
David Oyelowo – Nightingale (HBO)
Idris Elba – Luther (BBC America)
Michael Kenneth Williams – Bessie (HBO)

Best Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Angela Bassett – American Horror Story: Hotel (FX Networks)
Aunjanue Ellis – The Book of Negroes (BET)
Jill Scott – With this Ring (Lifetime)
LaTonya Richardson Jackson – Show Me a Hero (HBO)
X — Queen Latifah – Bessie (HBO)

Best Directing in a Motion Picture (Television)
Christine Swanson – For the Love of Ruth (TV One)
X — Dee Rees – Bessie (HBO)
Nzingha Stewart – With this Ring (Lifetime)
Rusty Cundieff – White Water (TV One)
Salim Akil – The Start Up (BET)

Best Writing in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special
Dee Rees – “Bessie” (HBO)
X — Lawrence Hill, Clement Virgo – “The Book of Negroes” (BET)
Michael S. Bandy, Eric Stein – “White Water” (TV One)
Nzingha Stewart – “With this Ring” (Lifetime)
Shem Bitterman – “Whitney” (Lifetime)

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Best News/ Information – (Series or Special)
“Katrina: 10 Years After the Storm” (ABC)
“News One Now” (TV One)
“Oprah Prime: Celebrating Dr. King and the Selma Marches 50 Years Later” (OWN)
“Oprah: Where Are They Now?- Civil Rights Special” (OWN)
X — “Unsung” (TV One)

Best Talk Series
“Melissa Harris-Perry” (MSNBC)
“Steve Harvey” (Syndicated)
“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (Comedy Central)
X — “The Talk” (CBS)
“The Wendy Williams Show” (Syndicated)

Best Variety (Series or Special)
“Black Girls Rock!” (BET)
X — “Family Feud” (Syndicated)
“Oprah’s Master Class” (OWN)
“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (Comedy Central)
“The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore” (Comedy Central)

Best Host in a News, Talk, Reality, or Variety (Series or Special)  
X — Steve Harvey (Syndicated)
Melissa Harris-Perry (MSNBC)
Bryant Gumbel (HBO)
Trevor Noah (Comedy Central)
Larry Wilmore (Comedy Central)

Best Reality Program/Reality Competition Series
“Dancing with the Stars” (ABC)
“Iyanla: Fix My Life” (OWN)
“Shark Tank” (ABC)
“The Voice” (NBC)
X — “Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s” (OWN)

Best Children’s Program
X — “Doc McStuffins” (Disney Junior)
“Dora and Friends” (Nickelodeon)
“K.C. Undercover” (Disney Channel)
“Little Ballers” (Nickelodeon)
“Project MC2” (Netflix)

Best Performance by a Youth (Series, Special, Television Movie or Mini-series)
Hudson Yang – Fresh Off The Boat (ABC)
X — Marcus Scribner – black-ish (ABC)
Marsai Martin – black-ish (ABC)
Miles Brown – black-ish (ABC)
Skai Jackson – Jessie (Disney Channel)

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