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    Danny Glover to Receive President’s Award at 49th NAACP Image Awards

    Actor Danny Glover will receive the President’s Award at next week’s 49th NAACP Image Awards. Glover, who starred in such films as “Lethal Weapon” and “The Royal Tenenbaums,” has won six Image Awards with 13 total nominations. In addition to film, he has appeared in many television shows and miniseries, and has performed on stage, […] More

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    William Lucy to Receive Chairman’s Award at 49th NAACP Image Awards

    William Lucy, a prominent union organizer and leader, will receive the Chairman’s Award at the 49th NAACP Image Awards. The press release from the NAACP highlights Mr. Lucy’s decades of work, dating back to the 1968 Memphis sanitation strike. He worked alongside Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He also worked with Nelson Mandela to end […] More

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    Voting Opens Today for 49th NAACP Image Awards Entertainer of the Year

    LOS ANGELES, CA (October 9, 2017) – Today voting opens for the 49TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS – NAACP ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR, the winner will be revealed during the two-hour special airing live on TV One, Monday, January 15, 2018, the federal holiday marking the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The six nominees are: Chadwick Boseman, Ava […] More

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    49th NAACP Image Awards to Air Live on TV One on Martin Luther King Jr Day

    LOS ANGELES, CA (August 4, 2017) – The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and TV One, a television network dedicated to the best of black culture and entertainment, today announced that the 49th NAACP Image Awards will be nationally telecast live on TV One on Monday, January 15, 2018, the federal holiday marking the birthday of Dr. […] More