Today, the NAACP introduced that Anthony Andersonis set to return as host for the 50th NAACP Image Awards. Anderson is a two-time NAACP Image Awards Winner for his function on blackish, and will likely be internet hosting the present for the sixth consecutive 12 months. Winners for the 50th NAACP Image Awards will likely be revealed in the course of the two-hour LIVE TV particular airing on TV One on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 9pm/8c from theDolby Theatre in Hollywood.
Anderson, is presently the star and Executive Producer of ABC’s multi-award profitable sitcom, blackish, a four-time NAACP Image Award Winner for Outstanding Comedy Series, Anderson can also be set to star within the upcoming Netflix movie Beats.
“We are happy to have Anthony as our host for our 50th anniversary. Anthony’s charisma on stage has gained over our viewers and continues to usher in new viewers yearly. As we acknowledge the most effective of the most effective artists for his or her accomplishments over the previous 12 months, we couldn’t be extra proud to take action with Anthony by our facet,” mentioned President and CEO Derrick Johnson.
In addition to the stay telecast, TV One will air the 50th NAACP IMAGE AWARDS: TRIBUTE SPECIAL, sponsored by Toyota, instantly previous the present at 8pm ET/7C. The tribute particular honors this 12 months’s nominees, previous winners and important moments. Hosted by Urban One Founder and Chairperson Cathy Hughes, the particular options in-depth one-on-one conversations with director/actress Salli Richardson-Whitfield, singer/actor John Legend, actor Stephan James, actress Loretta Devine, music trade legend Clarence Avant, soul singer Kenny Lattimore, and Congresswoman Maxine Waters. The community will present promotional help for each applications on TV One, Radio One and Reach Media, Interactive One, and a multi-platform advertising and marketing marketing campaign.
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Voting is now open to the general public for all normal classes of the 50th NAACP Image Awards. Individuals do NOT must be members of the NAACP in an effort to solid their votes and are welcome to take part at vote.naacpimageawards.net/. All votes have to be submitted no later than March 13.
Stay tuned for extra particulars.