Black Panther wins 2019 NACCP Image Awards
For the 50th Annual NAACP Image Awards, Black Panther took home 14 nominations that were announced this on Wednesday. The list include Outstanding Motion Picture, Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture, Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for Chadwick Boseman, Outstanding Breakthrough Role for both Winston Duke and Letitia Wright, and Outstanding Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture, among many others.
Also Black Panther’s soundtrack single “All the Stars,” by Kendrick Lamar and SZA, is in contention for Outstanding Music Video/Visual Album. Boseman and the film’s director, Ryan Coogler, are nominated for Entertainer of the Year, alongside Beyonce, Regina King and Lebron James. Other film frontrunners at this year’s milestone event, earning multiple nominations in different categories, are BlacKkKlansman, Crazy Rich Asians, If Beale Street Could Talk, Widows and The Hate U Give. Among TV shows, Black-ish, Insecure, Seven Seconds, Atlanta and How to Get Away With Murder are among among the most celebrated series at this year’s event. All awards were presented annually by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.