2023 NAACP Image Awards: Nia Long Has Always Been That Girl

For more than three decades, Nia Long has been an "it" girl.


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The moment Nia Long appeared on the screen in Boyz N the Hood, she captured our attention and she's had it ever since. Nia has been on or near the top of every hot girl list for decades and she isn't letting up. She's made several appearances at the NAACP Image Awards and she stunned in every single one. Let's take a look back at some of those moments. By: Alba Anthony

Photo By M. Tran


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Nia Long stuns in a green sparkly gown at the 29th NAACP Image Awards

Photo By Ron Galella


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NIa Long stepped out in a black dress and strappy heels for the NAACP Image Awards in 2000

Photo By Brenda Chase


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Nia Long rocked a white dress and a sleek ponytail at the 35th Annual NAACP Image Awards

Photo By Kevin Reece


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Nia Long shines in an orange gown on the carpet at the 38th Annual NAACP Image Awards

Photo By Jon Kopaloff


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Nia Long gives a glance over the shoulder of her green gown at the 45th NAACP Image Awards

Photo By Frederick M. Brown