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NAACP Image Awards 2016: Winners List

by Zach Seemayer 10:47 PM PST, February 05, 2016
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Some of the biggest names in entertainment turned out for the 47thAnnual NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena, California on Friday.

Anthony Anderson hosted the star-studded, two-hour awards gala, celebrating the accomplishments and contributions of people of color in the fields of film and television. He also was one of the night's big winners -- along with his ABC sitcom black-ish.

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Fox's hit drama Empire also received a formidable slew of awards, walking away with three big wins. Check out the list of winners below to see who else took home trophies on the Friday night telecast:

Outstanding Comedy Series: black-ish

Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series: Anthony Anderson, black-ish

Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series: Tracee Ellis Ross - black-ish

Outstanding Drama Series: Empire

Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series: Terrence Howard - Empire

Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series: Taraji P. Henson - Empire

Outstanding Motion Picture: Straight Outta Compton

Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture: Michael B. Jordan - Creed

Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture: Sanaa Lathan - The Perfect Guy

Entertainer of the Year: Michael B. Jordan

To see all the winners from this year's NAACP Image Awards check out the full, comprehensive list here.

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