Walt Disney Pictures/Annapurna Pictures The Marvel superhero movie and the Barry Jenkins drama collect 14 and 9 nods respectively, whereas 'Black-ish' dominates TV category with eight counts, and H.E.R. leads music section with five.
" " has landed 14 nominations for the 50th annual NAACP Image Awards.
The blockbuster, which is up for seven Oscars, will compete in a string of major categories on 30 March when the winners are announced at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.
The ceremony celebrates the accomplishments of people of colour in TV, music, literature and film.
Barry Jenkins' " " is second among the film nominees with nine mentions.
If Beale Street Could Talk
Both movies will compete for Outstanding Motion Picture with "
", " BlacKkKlansman ", and " Crazy Rich Asians ", and Outstanding Independent Motion Picture alongside "BlacKkKlansman", " The Hate U Give ", " Nappily Ever After ", and " Sorry to Bother You ", while "Black Panther" star Traffik and "If Beale Street Could Talk" actor Chadwick Boseman will compete for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture. Stephan James of ("If Beale Street Could Talk") will fight for the Outstanding Supporting Actress honour with "Black Panther" trio Regina King , Danai Gurira , and Letitia Wright .
Meanwhile, Boseman and "Black Panther" director Ryan Coogler and King will take on
and basketball superstar Beyonce Knowles for the Entertainer of the Year crown, and " LeBron James " leads all the TV nominations with eight and H.E.R. ( Black-ish Gabi Wilson) tops the music mentions with five.
Full List of Nominees for 2019 NAACP Image Awards:
Entertainer of the Year
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Outstanding Independent Motion Picture
Outstanding Breakthrough Performance in a Motion Picture
Outstanding Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture
Outstanding Motion Picture
Outstanding Documentary (Film)
Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Film)
Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Film)
Outstanding Comedy Series
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Outstanding Guest Performance in a Comedy or Drama Series
Outstanding Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special
Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special
Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Limited-Series or Dramatic Special
Outstanding News/Information (Series or Special)
"A Thousand Words With Michelle Obama"
"Angela Rye's State of the Union"
Presents: Becoming Michelle Obama" Oprah Winfrey "Unsung"
Outstanding Talk Series
Outstanding Reality Program, Reality Competition or Game Show (Series)
Outstanding Variety Show (Series or Special)
"2 Dope Queens"
"Black Girls Rock!"
"Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live at the Apollo"
" Saturday Night Live "Trevor Noah: Son of Patricia"
Outstanding Children's Program
"Marvel's Avengers: Black Panther's Quest"
" Sesame Street "Top Chef Junior"
Outstanding Performance by a Youth (Series, Special, Television Movie or Limited-Series)
Outstanding Host in a Talk or News/Information (Series or Special) – Individual or Ensemble
Outstanding Host in a Reality/Reality Competition, Game Show or Variety (Series or Special) – Individual or Ensemble
Outstanding Documentary (Television)
"Hope & Fury: MLK, The Movement and the Media"
"King in the Wilderness"
"Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland"
"Shut Up & Dribble"
"Time For Ilhan"
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Justin Simien, "
" Dear White People Marquita J. Robinson, "
" GLOW Peter H. Saji, "
" Black-ish Regina Y. Hicks, "
, Steve Budow, David Kibuuka, Zhubin Parang, Dan Amira, Lauren Sarver Means, Mr. Daniel Radosh, David Angelo, Devin Trey Delliquanti, Zachary DiLanzo, " Trevor Noah " The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Television)
Anna Deavere Smith, "Notes From the Field" J. David Shanks, "
: Matters of Life and Death" Seven Seconds Katrina M. O'Gilvie, "Behind the Movement"
Ramin Bahrani & Amir Naderi, "
" Fahrenheit 451 Shalisha Francis, "
: Of Gods and Men" Seven Seconds
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Television)
Ernest Dickerson, "
": Episode "Until It Do" Seven Seconds Ramin Bahrani, "
" Fahrenheit 451 Tanya Hamilton, "
": Episode "That What Follows" Seven Seconds Tracy Heather Strai, "Lorraine Hansberry: Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart"
Victoria Mahoney, "
": Episode "Witness for the Prosecution" Seven Seconds
Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance (Television or Film)
Outstanding New Artist
Outstanding Male Artist
Outstanding Female Artist
Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration
Outstanding Jazz Album
"Facing Dragons" –
Christian Sands "Hollywood Africans" –
Jon Batiste "RISE!" –
Ben Tankard feat. Marion Meadows, Kirk Whalum, Paul Jackson Jr. "The Story of Jaz" –
Jazmin Ghent feat. Jeff Lorber, James P. Lloyd, Kim Scott, Philippe Saisse "Waiting for the Sunrise" –
Outstanding Gospel Album (Traditional or Contemporary)
"Heart. Passion. Pursuit. Live at Passion City Church" –
Tasha Cobbs Leonard "Hiding Place" –
Tori Kelly "Make Room" –
Jonathan McReynolds "One Nation Under God" –
Jekalyn Carr "Unstoppable" –
Outstanding Music Video/Visual Album
Outstanding Song – Traditional
Outstanding Song – Contemporary
" The Album Music From and Inspired By – Black Panther , Kendrick Lamar feat. SZA , 2 Chainz , Saudi, ScHoolboy Q , Khalid , Swae Lee , Yugen Blakrok, SOB x RBE, Vince Staples , Anderson Paak, Ab Soul, Reason, Zacari, Babes Wudumo, Sjava, Jorja Smith Travis Scott (II) "
", Season 3 (Music from the Original TV series) – Various Artists Greenleaf Marvel's "
" Season Two – Adrian Younge & Luke Cage Ali Shaheed Muhammad "
" Music From The HBO Original Series, Season 3 – Various Artists Insecure "
" (Soundtrack From & Inspired by the Motion Picture) – Various Artists Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Outstanding Literary Work – Fiction
"An American Marriage" – Tayari Jones
"Better Late Than Never" – Kimberla Lawson Roby
"Black Panther: Who Is The Black Panther? Prose Novel" – Jesse James Holland Jr
"Envy" – Victoria Christopher Murray
"They Come in All Colors: A Novel" – Malcolm Hansen
Outstanding Literary Work – Nonfiction
"Barracoon" – Zora Neale Hurston
"Black Girls Rock! Owning Our Magic. Rocking Our Truth" – Beverly Bond
"For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics" – Donna Brazile (Author), Yolanda Caraway (Author), Leah Daughtry (Author), Minyon Moore (Author)
"May We Forever Stand: A History of the Black National Anthem" – Imani Perry
"The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row" – Anthony Ray Hinton (Author), Lara Love Hardin (With)
Outstanding Literary Work – Debut Author
"Heads of the Colored People: Stories" – Nafissa Thompson-Spires
"Lighting the Fires of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement" – Janet Dewart Bell
"Lucile H. Bluford and the Kansas City Call: Activist Voice for Social Justice" – Dr. Sheila D. Brooks (Author), Clinton C. Wilson II (Author)
"Small Country: A Novel" – Gael Faye
"Us Against The World: Our Secrets to Love, Marriage, and Family" – David Mann (Author), Tamela Mann (Author), Shaun Saunders (With)
Outstanding Literary Work – Biography/Autobiography
"Barracoon" – Zora Neale Hurston
"Becoming" – Michelle Obama
"The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke" – Jeffrey C. Stewart
"The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela" – Nelson Mandela (Author), Sahm Venter (Editor)
"Well, That Escalated Quickly: Memoirs and Mistakes of an Accidental Activist" – Franchesa Ramsey
Outstanding Literary Work – Instructional
"Carla Hall's Soul Food: Everyday and Celebration" – Carla Hall (Author) Genevive Ko (With)
"For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics" – Donna Brazile (Author), Yolanda Caraway (Author), Leah Daughtry (Author), Minyon Moore (Author), Veronica Chambers (With)
"Poised For Excellence: Fundamental Principles of Effective Leadership in the Boardroom and Beyond" – Karima Mariam-Arthur
"Rise and Grind: Outperform, Outwork, and Outhustle Your Way to a More Successful and Rewarding Life" – Daymond John (Author), Daniel Paisner (With)
"Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves" – Glory Edim
Outstanding Literary Work – Poetry
"Confessions of a Barefaced Woman" – Allison Elaine Joseph
"Ghost, Like a Place" – Iain Haley Pollock
"Refuse" – Julian Randall
"Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart" – Alice Walker
"The Gospel According to Wild Indigo" – Cyrus Cassells
Outstanding Literary Work – Children
"Facing Frederick: The Life of Frederick Douglass, A Monumental American Man" – Tonya Bolden
"Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race" – Margot Lee Shetterly (Author), Laura Freeman (Illustrator)
"I Can Be Anything! Don't Tell Me I Can't" – Diane Dillon
"The 5 O'Clock Band" – Troy "
Trombone Shorty" Andrews (Author), Bryan Collier (Illustrator) "The Word Collector" – Peter H. Reynolds
Outstanding Literary Work – Youth/Teens
"A Very Large Expanse of Sea" – Tahereh Mafi
"Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin" – James L. Swanson
"Harbor Me" – Jacqueline Woodson
"The Journey of Little Charlie" – Christopher Paul Curtis
"We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding our Racial Divide – Carol Anderson (Author), Tonya Bolden (With)