2021 NAACP Image Awards Winners List

In case you missed it—or want a few talking points for your next Zoom meeting, coffee date or family discussion— the 2021 NAACP Image Awards was full of amazing moments. Check out some of our favorite winners from the big night.

Marsai Martin won an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.


Presidents Award, LeBron James

Social Justice Impact, Stacey Abrams

Hall of Fame Award, Eddie Murphy

Entertainer of the Year, D-Nice


Outstanding Comedy Series: Winner – Insecure

Outstanding Actress in Comedy Series: Winner, Issa Rae – Insecure

Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series: Winner, Rege-Jean Page – Bridgerton


Outstanding Independent Motion Picture: Winner, The Banker

Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture: Winner, Chadwick Boseman – Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture: Radha Blank – The Forty-Year-Old Version


Outstanding Soul/R&B song: “Do It” – Chloe x Halle

See Also

Outstanding Music Video/Visual Album: “Brown Skin Girl” – Beyonce’ feat WizKid, SAINt JHN, Blue Ivy Carter

Outstanding Gospel/Christian Album: The Return – The Clark Sisters


Youth/teens: Before the Ever After – Jacqueline Woodson

Debut Author: We’re Better Than This – Elijah Cummings

Biography/Autobiography: The Dead Are Arising – Les Payne, Tamara Payne

Find out more info about NAACP Image Awards and a complete list of winners and nominees here.


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