BET has earned nine nominations for the 49th NAACP Image Awards in both television and writing categories.
This is the first time the winners for the awards will be chosen by the public and if you enjoy some of what we have to offer, tally some votes for your favorite BET programming nominated.
Here are our nominees:
Outstanding Television Movie, Limited - Series Or Dramatic Special
“The New Edition Story”
Outstanding Actor In A Television Movie, Limited-Series Or Dramatic Special
Bryshere Grey - “The New Edition Story”
Laurence Fishburne - “Madiba”
Woody McClain - “The New Edition Story”
Outstanding News/Information - (Series Or Special)
"Through the Fire: The Legacy of Barack Obama"
Outstanding Variety Or Game Show - (Series Or Special)
“Black Girls Rock! 2017”
Best Directing In A Television Movie Or Special
Chris Robinson - “The New Edition Story” - Night 1
Kevin Hooks - “Madiba” - Night 2
Outstanding Writing In A Television Movie Or Special
Abdul Williams - “The New Edition Story” - Night Two
Cast your vote here. Voting ends for the awards on Friday, December 15. Don’t forget to have your family and friends vote too!
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