For years, the NAACP Image Awards' podium was the only venue for black actors to make acceptance speeches. Recently, it's just as often been used for encores. Coming after a record five black…
"The NAACP believes in diversity, and our show is multicultural from an African-American point of view," says Vicangelo Bulluck, exec producer of the NAACP Image Awards. "We have a unique…
This year's NAACP TV drama competition reveals that law enforcement provides ample opportunity for thesps of color to act with distinction. In addition to HBO's "The Wire" being nommed for…
In "Primetime Blues," historian Donald Bogle writes, "For better or worse, the weekly primetime series (has) had a greater effect on viewer perceptions of African-American experiences than any other…
Laurence Fishburne won lead actor for "Without Walls" and Valarie Pettiford landed lead actress for "Wild Party" at Monday night's NAACP Theater awards.
It seems not "Everybody Hates Chris." The CW's sophomore sitcom received the most nominations when the 38th NAACP Image Awards announced its nominees on Tuesday.
Quincy Jones will be honored with the DaimlerChrysler 2006 Behind the Lens Award at the fifth annual Behind the Lens event Tuesday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Jamie Foxx's quest for musical stardom got a boost Saturday at the 37th Annual NAACP Image Awards, where the Oscar-winning actor was picked as best male musical artist. Foxx has begun performing…
The fact that Black Entertainment Television only garnered one Image Award nom this year doesn't concern the Viacom cable network's new entertainment prexy, Reginald Hudlin.
For years, Hollywood has tried to tap the African-American audience. But the studios have often struggled to market effectively to a demographic that spans broad ranges of age, social and economic…
When the WB and UPN announced last month their plans to fold operations, African-American producers, helmers and scribes were just as surprised as the rest of the industry.