Posted by | Ray Cornelius

This Friday, February 6, TV One will air the 46th NAACP Image Awards beginning with a red carpet pre-show at 8 p.m. and the award ceremony at 9 p.m. TV and film actor, Anthony Anderson, will serve once again as this year’s host.

Scheduled presenters include Common, Angela Bassett, Chadwick Boseman, Laurence Fishburne, Sharon Leal, David Oyelowo, Gina Rodriguez, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Larenz Tate, Kerry Washington, and Oprah Winfrey.

Talent scheduled to attend include Gabrielle Union, Keegan-Michael Key, Nicole Beharie, Octavia Spencer, Omar Epps, Shemar Moore, Taraji P. Henson, Tessa Thompson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Uzo Aduba, Wendy Raquel Robinson.  Also expected are cast members from “Orange is the New Black,” “Belle,” “black-ish,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” “House of Cards,” “How to Get Away with Murder” and more.

In addition, the NAACP “Entertainer of the Year” will be revealed. This special honor is bestowed upon an individual within the entertainment industry who has achieved notable success in multiple projects and mediums. This year’s honorees include Attorney General of the United States, Eric H. Holder, Jr., who will pick up the NAACP “Chairman’s Award” and iconic filmmaker, Spike Lee, who will receive the NAACP “President’s Award.”

Click here for the full list of nominees!


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