The winners of the 49th NAACP Image Awards were announced during the live broadcast from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium which aired on TV One (see complete winners list below). The two-hour live special was hosted by Anthony Anderson and opened with a powerful moment in support of #TIMESUP featuring Angela
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Ava DuVernay was named entertainer of the year at the 49th NAACP Image Awards.
DuVernay lauded other black artists from the stage as she accepted her award Monday night, naming writers and directors such as Shonda Rhimes, Gina Prince-Bythewood, Kenya Barris and Black Panther's Ryan Coogler.
"This is our time," DuVernay said.
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