ICM Partners Clients Sweep NAACP Nominations

ICM Partners is proud to congratulate a number of our clients on their NAACP Image Award nominations for outstanding work in film, television, music, and literature. From Regina King’s One Night in Miami to Shonda Rhimes’newest hit Bridgerton, ICM Partners’ clients continue to be recognized for their groundbreaking and moving work this award season.

The 52nd annual NAACP Image Awards will air on Saturday, March 27 at 8/7c on BET. We encourage fans to cast their votes and RSVP to the virtual event here. Congratulations and good luck to all the nominees!

SPECIAL AWARDS

Entertainer of the Year
Regina King

TELEVISION + STREAMING

Outstanding Comedy Series
#blackAF (Netflix) – Mychelle Deschamps
Insecure (HBO) – Jim Klever Weis

Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series
Regina Hall – Black Monday (Showtime)

Outstanding Drama Series
Bridgerton (Netflix) – Shonda Rhimes, Shondaland, Liz Benjamin, Jonathan Igla
Lovecraft Country (HBO) – David Knoller
Power Book II: Ghost (Starz) – Kevin Hynes, Bart Wenrich
This Is Us (NBC) – David Windsor & Casey Johnson

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Michael Kenneth Williams – Lovecraft Country (HBO)

Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Limited–Series or Dramatic Special
Blair Underwood – Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker (Netflix)
Chris Rock – Fargo (FX)

Outstanding News/Information (Series or Special)
Desus & Mero: The Obama Interview (Showtime) – Desus and Mero

Outstanding Talk Series
Red Table Talk (Facebook Watch) – Heather Crowe

Outstanding Reality Program, Reality Competition or Game Show (Series)
Iyanla: Fix My Life (OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network) – Rob Cornick, Sean Rankie

Outstanding Guest Performance – Comedy or Drama Series
Chris Rock – Saturday Night Live (NBC)

Outstanding Performance in a Short Form Series
Giancarlo Esposito – The Broken and the Bad (AMC.com )
Jasmine Sephas Jones – #FreeRayshawn (Quibi)

RECORDING

Outstanding Male Artist
Charlie Wilson– All of My Love (P Music Group/BMG)

Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration (Traditional)
Kem feat. Toni Braxton – Live Out Your Love (Motown Records)
Alicia Keys feat. Jill Scott – Jill Scott (RCA Records)
Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis feat. Babyface – He Don’t Know Nothin’ Bout It (BMG)

Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration (Contemporary)
Alicia Keys feat. Khalid – “So Done” (RCA Records)

Outstanding International Song
“Tanana” – Davido feat. Tiwa Savage (RCA Records/Sony Music U.K./Davido Worldwide Entertainment)

MOTION PICTURE

Outstanding Motion Picture
Da 5 Bloods (Netflix) – Spike Lee
One Night in Miami…(Amazon Studios) – Regina King
Bad Boys For Life (Columbia Pictures/Sony Pictures Entertainment) – Barry Waldman

Outstanding Independent Motion Picture
The Banker (Apple) – Samuel L. Jackson

Outstanding Animated Motion Picture
Trolls World Tour (Universal Pictures) – Maya Forbes, Wally Wolodarsky

Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance – Motion Picture
Chris Rock – The Witches (Warner Bros. Pictures)

Outstanding Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture
The Banker (Apple) – Samuel L. Jackson

DOCUMENTARY

Outstanding Documentary (Television)
Enslaved: The Lost History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade (EPIX) – Samuel L. Jackson

Outstanding Documentary (Film)
All In: The Fight For Democracy (Amazon Studios) –  Liz Garbus
John Lewis: Good Trouble (Magnolia Pictures/Participant) – Dawn Porter

DIRECTING CATEGORIES

Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture
Regina King – One Night in Miami… (Amazon Studios)