It was a night to remember and also to celebrate the African American Culture in the Film Industry regardless of whatever the Tagged White Oscar nomination.
In a Speech giving by Taraji P. Henson as she collected her Award, she said we are Enough!!
Payton Head, student Body President at the University of Missouri also said “This was really empowering. To see so much beautiful melanin and people who change the world and look like me.” – @HeadthePrez #ImageAwards.
The 47th NAACP Image Awards 2016 celebrated actors and actresses of the Colored People Communities for their Outstanding Performance in Films, Books,Music, Television for the Year 2015.
So many beautiful people where in attendance such as Tracee Ellis Ross, Taraji P. Henson, Kerry Washington, Viola Davis, Gabrielle Union, Dwayne Johnson (The Rock), Laverne Cox, Regina King, Michael B. Jordan, Will Smith and Jennifer Hudson are among the nominees tonight at the 47th NAACP Image Awards, at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. Anthony Anderson is hosting for the third year in a row. Chrissy Teigen and her Husband, John Legend, Ice Cube, Terrence Howard, Jada Pinkett, The Cast of Empire and a host of others were in attendance.