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The 49th NAACP Image Awards were handed out over two nights, Sunday and Monday, in Pasadena, awarding director Ava DuVernay with the entertainer of the year prize and Girls Trip with best motion picture of the year.
Black-ish star Anthony Anderson returned as host of Monday's ceremony, which aired live on TV One (a one-hour preshow aired before the live ceremony).
Power on Starz and black-ish on ABC won best television drama and comedy, respectively. Daniel Kaluuya won best actor in a motion picture for Get Out and Octavia Spencer brought home best actress in a motion picture for Gifted. black-ish's Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross landed best actor and actress in a television comedy, respectively, while Power's Omari Hardwick and Empire's Taraji P. Henson were crowned best actor and actress in a drama series.
Special honors went to the surviving 1968 Memphis sanitation "I Am a Man" workers (Vanguard Award), labor union organizer and leader William Lucy (Chairman's Award) and actor-activist Danny Glover (President's Award).
On Sunday, 47 awards were handed out at a gala dinner in the non-televised portion of the awards show. That ceremony was hosted by The Real's Adrienne Houghton, Loni Love, Jeannie Mai and Tamera Mowry-Housley.
Awards in nine categories, plus entertainer of the year, were handed out Monday.
See all of Sunday's and Monday's winners below.
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