Lifetime took home the lion’s share of non-televised NAACP Image Awards in the television category, the civil rights organization announced Friday.
Lifetime won four Image Awards, three of which for its original movie The Trip To Bountiful, including Outstanding television movie, mini-series or dramatic special.
OWN and Netflix also garnered multiple Image Award wins, accroding to the NAACP.
ABC led all networks with five awards. The Image Awards honor the contributions of African-Americans in a number of categories including television, movies, and music.
The remaining awards in the television category, including outstanding comedy and drama series, will be revealed tonight during TV One’s live telecast of the 46th Annual Image Awards.
The winners in the non-televised television category are as follows:
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Sara Hess - “Orange is the New Black” – It Was the Change (Netflix)
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Erika Green Swafford - “How to Get Away With Murder” – Let’s Get To Scooping (ABC)
Outstanding Writing in a Television Movie
Shernold Edwards - “A Day Late and a Dollar Short” (Lifetime Networks)
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Ken Whittingham - “Parks and Recreation” – Prom (NBC)
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Carl Franklin - “House of Cards” – Chapter 14 (Netflix)
Outstanding Directing in a Television Movie
Reggie Bythewood - “Gun Hill” (BET)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Laurence Fishburne - “black-ish” (ABC)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Yara Shahidi - “black-ish” (ABC)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Joe Morton - “Scandal” (ABC)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Khandi Alexander - “Scandal” (ABC)
Outstanding Television Movie, Mini- Series, or Dramatic Special
“The Trip to Bountiful” (Lifetime Networks)
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini- Series, or Dramatic Special
Blair Underwood- “The Trip to Bountiful” (Lifetime Networks)
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini- Series, or Dramatic Special
Cicely Tyson- “The Trip to Bountiful” (Lifetime Networks)
Outstanding News/Information (Series or Special)
“Unsung” (TV One)
Outstanding Talk Series
“Steve Harvey” (Syndicated)
Outstanding Reality Series
“Iyanla: Fix My Life” (OWN)
Outstanding Variety (Series or Special)
“Oprah’s Master Class” (OWN)
Outstanding Children’s Program
“Doc McStuffins” (Disney Junior)
Outstanding Performance by a Youth in a Youth/ Children’s Program (Series or Special)
Fatima Ptacek- “Dora and Friends: Into the City!” (Nickelodeon)
Outstanding Host in a Talk, Reality, News/Information, or Variety Series
Steve Harvey- “Steve Harvey” (Syndicated)
The smarter way to stay on top of the multichannel video marketplace. Sign up below.
Thank you for signing up to Multichannel News. You will receive a verification email shortly.
There was a problem. Please refresh the page and try again.