On Monday Jan. 15th not only did Hollywood celebrate Dr. King, but it was also a moment to celebrate black excellence. The 49th NAACP Image Awards held it prestigious award ceremony honoring the accomplishments of people of color in the fields of television, music, literature and film.
Before the live broadcast on Monday, the NAACP held a gala dinner in Pasadena, CA. The ladies from the hit talk show “The Real” were the host for the evening. Above is a red carpet recap. Enjoy!